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Chemuyil 77710, Mexico
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Niwot, Colorado
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109 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had Shrimp wrapped with Bacon and a chicken dish. Both were tasty! Wednesday nights feature an American guitar player singing classic and modern rock (Wild Horses, Ring of Fire, songs by R.E.M., etc.), and he is very good! The place was packed.

Thank ColoradoDame
Halifax Nova Scotia
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Love this place and the staff. Great grilled fish and very good prices Take the Collectivo there and back from your hotels in the area, Well worth it

Thank HILARY47
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A little gem of a place hidden where you would least expect it! If you go anywhere go here to eat the best authentic Mexican cuisine. Laid-back and friendly atmosphere welcome you. Start with one of the great drinks from the bar. Then order from their numerous selections on the menu. You are sure to find something you like! The... More 

Thank David T
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This family run restaurant in the amazing pueblo of Chemuyil is one of the best anywhere. It is truly a family atmosphere. The food and drinks are SOO good - consistently good. Since we just live down the road, we go at least once a week and most weeks go two or three times. We have never had anything we... More 

Thank 2MexicoTravellers
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56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

La Palapa in Chemuyil Riviera Maya has great food. Carlos the manager and his staff make sure everything is great

Thank marjelaine a
McCall, Idaho
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a great little restaurant in the Riviera Maya. It is off the beaten path, but have eaten there many times and always gotten delicious food and fast, friendly service. Full bar has any drink you might want, but the margaritas are the best! Fresh fish is brought in daily, so there is always the optional "special", which... More 

Thank tonishel
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you grow tired of the food stalls in Chemuyil -- although they provide great staples at low cost -- then this place is the go-to for cold cervecitas or fancy drinks. And they serve wonderful and economic fish dishes, too.

Thank Maximilian H
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is in a cute pueblo on the way to Tulum. The food is fresh and good. Don't expect 5 star dining. You will sit at plastic tables and chairs but the staff is friendly, the daily special is worth a look and it is packed all week long. Try it you will like it.

Thank Valerie B
Greybull, Wyoming
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92 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live locally and eat here very often. There's a reason. Great food and very well priced. You can probably eat here for less than cooking it yourself. Great specials each evening. Be sure to ask about them.

Thank Michael L
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best Hamburger around . Shrimp delicious and plentiful . Good service and excellent prices. $10-$15 with drink and tip. Great Mexican hospitality and experience !

Thank Rod A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Seafood, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chemuyil 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Chemuyil

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?