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Lucy's Kitchen

Plaza Ukana, Akumal, Mexico
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (115 reviews)
“shrimp tacos” (21 reviews)
“mango” (11 reviews)
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Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Plaza Ukana, Akumal, Mexico
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111 - 120 of 208 reviews

Reviewed 29 March 2013

Just stopped in here for some ice-cream and it was some of the most delicious we've ever had. The ambience of the place is what makes it so exquisite though.

Thank johnyoung22222
Reviewed 29 March 2013

this is a nice place for ice cream and baked good with a home made taste. There were some funky flavors we liked. They let you sample

Thank tabhauser
Reviewed 20 March 2013

Unfortunately the original Lucy's is closed right now but worry not you can still get the reknowned ice cream just down the lane. Turtle Bay Cafe has taken over the chores of producing the tantalizing and delicious ice cream. Using Lucy's original recipes, they now...More

1  Thank Sandinmytoes60
Reviewed 20 February 2013

Don't miss this place. Great atmosphere and meals. The deserts are special. One of our favourite places in Akumal. A tad more expensive than others, but worth it.

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 16 February 2013

You cannot go wrong here. The ice cream is rich, flavorful, fabulous. Try the salted caramel or the pralines. Sit in the sun or the shade at turtle bay for the full experience but watch your seat...the cushions might be wet.

Thank bigbrowndoggie
Reviewed 9 February 2013

As we were taking fish we'd caught on a panga-boat trip into Turtle Bay Cafe for their U Hook It-We Cook It option, we saw a sign saying Lucy's Kitchen was closed for remodeling (hopefully temporary) and TBC now serves her homemade ice cream. So...More

1  Thank OTR_Again_IM
Reviewed 6 February 2013

The best fish and shrimp tacos in town. Homemade ice cream daily. This is a regular lunch stop for us when we're in Akumal. I could eat here every day!

Thank Fishee2012
Reviewed 24 January 2013

The best ice cream in Akumal. Good portions and low prices. Lucy's sits beside an outdoor "flea market" which is cool to stroll around while you eat your ice cream.

Thank Matthew8333
Reviewed 3 January 2013

The signs are a bit confusing; when you look for Lucy's Kitchen it does not seem to be there, except for a chalk board near the Turtle Bay Cafe listing ice cream flavors. We asked, and about 1.5 years ago Turtle Bay and Lucy's merged....More

1  Thank BeachBonita
Reviewed 20 December 2012

Happened upon this shack and yes it is a shack but the food is fresh, cheap and great...the ice cream is out of this world, try the salted caramel!

1  Thank theneherfamily
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Ukana, Akumal, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Akumal
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