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El Cafecito

Av. P.J. Coldwell, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
+52 984 136 0232
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“crepes” (12 reviews)
“focaccia” (3 reviews)
“croissants” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
Av. P.J. Coldwell, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
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Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

Great food, better people. This is located off the square a couple blocks making it a hidden gem in Holbox. The cafe is solid and the sandwiches are very good. If you are hungry get a crepe they are big and excellent. This is my...More

Thank Tyson C
Reviewed 21 November 2014

We had Focaccia sandwiches and coffee for breakfast, very good coffee, we had trouble finding "good" coffee on the island. Service was great, our server was from France, moved to chiapas for 10+ years and now lives in Holbox, she was awesome. Pricing was good,...More

Thank Rob11276
Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

Place is tucked away, left of the square as you go towards the beach. The coffee is v.good in comparison to others but the focaccia sandwiches were just really awesome. I had sauted mushrooms, sun-dried tomatoes with anchovies and something else :) I highly recommend...More

Thank magbaba82
Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

The best coffee I found on the island and the food I tried was delicious too! The prices were reasonable and the service attentive. Lovely cafe to while away the morning! I highly recommend it!!

Thank jennyho8
Reviewed 16 February 2014 via mobile

As this place would deserve. Nice family run business, nice terrace, free wifi.. I liked the crepes with Nutella and bananas.

Thank Lizard79a
Reviewed 2 January 2014

Very cosy place, with vegetarian dishes and tasty ! To try (and to change from the italian on the Island !!)

Thank July M
Reviewed 14 December 2013 via mobile

We loved having Capuchinos and cake here last year, but this year were dissapoited to find it closed. Apparently the owner is having a baby.

Thank JuanTorres
Reviewed 2 April 2013

Nice porch seating, good crepes, juices and espresso. Service/ambiance very pleasant. Doesn't open 'til ?9ish so no good for early-birds!

Thank claw1968
Reviewed 23 February 2013

Very nice lunch or supper.good pastry,bread sandwiches,coffee.short walk to hotels and center of town

1  Thank tuzik2010
Reviewed 20 December 2012

Lovely ladies, great coffee, great chill-out music and a beautiful dog called Azul. We went a few times as it was just around the corner from Hotel La Palapa where we were staying. It´s nice and peaceful to sit after lunch or maybe just have...More

Thank JuanTorres
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. P.J. Coldwell, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Holbox Island
  • Phone Number: +52 984 136 0232
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El Cafecito Bar-Restaurant offers delicious breakfasts and lunches with various kinds of sweet and salty crepes, fresh salads, tasty sandwiches, healthy drinks with fresh products of season and very special coffee!!
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