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Restaurante Milpa

Calle Palomino S/N, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
+52 984 875 2026
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good8%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Palomino S/N, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It’s always hard to find a restaurant that serves great food for vegetarians, and it’s even harder when you’re on a remote island. Milpa won’t disappoint, we had a superb meal with a great fusion of local flavours. I imagine if you’re a meat eater...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank luckymattman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I reviewed this place when it first opened back in 2016. It had very good and interesting dishes then and still does today. The complimentary zucchini soup at the beginning was a really tasty surprise. We had a shrimp dish and fish dish which were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chrishH2943II
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a party of four, low season, mid week. We were in town passing out candy for Hallowee. We walked down and asked for a reservation which we were granted with no issue. Drinks were the prettiest drinks we have ever had, and they...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rob11276
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

They say certain human creations can not be polished.... well the chef certainly tried. The food, for any vaguely discerning customer, was very sub par in taste and texture but this place seems to think that simply being dressed to impress is enough. Things were...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank rdugg
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

The food was presented well but it was style over flavour. The chef did not handle my justified and polite comment well. Slow service albeit friendly. Felt extremely dissatisfied. I wouldn't recommend.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank NJ-046
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

It astounds me that this place is so positively reviewed, it tries far too hard and fails in all the wrong places. The already limited menu is further reduced by a slew of unavailable dishes, this information only being provided once they've already ensnared you...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sophia D
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Everything was good!! All the dishes have a very own taste and presentation that makes this dinner unique. The attention was excellent.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Raúl M
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Over the last 30 years I have eaten at a lot of very nice restaurants in cities like NYC, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Madrid, Buenos Aires, Beijing, et al. Milpa can compete with the best of them in terms of culinary experience. My wife and I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank nmthompson
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

We were so surprised by the amazing food coming out of the small and cozy kitchen of this place. It is so tasty and very modern Mexican. Using local ingredients with international creativity this place is a must go for everyone that loves food and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Floor P
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Amazing dining experience! Excellent gourmet food served at the best presentation ever. Typical Mexican cuisine with a notorious touch of elite experimental dining. Service was great and attentive. A must.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank elPacoV
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Joy R
March 19, 2018|
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Response from prp1950 | Reviewed this property |
Milpa is very laid back, no real dress code. But their service and food will certainly deserve a nice outfit.
December 19, 2016|
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Response from milpares | Property representative |
Hola! Is just one block far from the park, actually is behind the church Greetings carolina
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
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6:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Palomino S/N, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Holbox Island
  • Phone Number: +52 984 875 2026
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Restaurante dedicado a la cocina mexicana de vanguardia ubicado en el centro de isla Holbox. Se diferencia del resto por presentar y preparar los platillos tradicionales de nuestro pais de una forma única y diferente en Holbox. Ingredientes frescos, locales y regionales que te harán disfrutar de una velada única en un marco incomparable.
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