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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (8 reviews)
“beans” (6 reviews)
“tostada” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Akumal, Mexico
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21 - 30 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 27 January 2017

Had breakfast here, We were a group of 6 and everyone was pleased with their meal. Low key and humble place. Good breakfast juice shakes

1  Thank kimbee2016
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Imelda's was the best food we had in Akumal. Just the thing after a day snorkeling with the tortugas or lounging on the beach. Definitely recommend the lunch special.

1  Thank Geoff_Picus
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I have been a fan of Imelda's for many years. On this year's trip, our first experience at Imelda's new location, we ordered lunches to go on two occasions and were dismayed that the service was so poor. The food was great, but the wait...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Imeldas moved across the plaza. Check out the new Imeldas, which is nice and bright, you can now sit under an open air roof, and have a little more view. Rather than being under the shade trees, behind the Turtle Conservatory, and Dive Shop, she...More

1  Thank Greg R
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Nothing makes me happier than an authentic Mexican breakfast! We enjoyed Imelda and her breakfast so much our first day in Akumal that we returned our second and last day. Something about the scrambled eggs, in that she gets the ham just slightly crunchy and...More

1  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Nice cheap food, a very hone like feel to the place. Alot better then most of the restaraunts on the beach.

1  Thank Bling_r
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Went to seim with the turtles today and did not pack a lunch. We hope there were beach cantinas. I walked back to the shopping area before the beach to look for a small local place. I found it! Imelda,'s La Cocina! Good price, p!entry...More

Thank Mo S
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Right behind the turtle museum and Akumal bay beach, the thatched roof room is not hard to miss, as it is on the way to the beach famous for sea turtles. They are moving the ecocina to the middle of akumal town soon, around the...More

1  Thank sabbiep
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We only went to Imelda's for breakfast, and it was very tasty. We had French Toast, Heuvos con Chorizo and Omelette con Jamon y queso. They were all very good. The entire place is very quaint and sweet. The server was kind and even brought...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 18 May 2016

a very limited menu in a nice surrounding right by the beach. The food is home made and tasty-- just a bit expensive for what you get. I am more used to the prices in my home area of Mexico which are more reasonable for...More

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23 April 2017|
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Response from Mark B | Reviewed this property |
Go to west end of public basketball court. It's across the access road from there. Mark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akumal, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Akumal
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