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Cariocas Pizzas Holbox

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Calle Igualdad 16 | cerca del hotel tortugas, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
+52 984 114 7101
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Ajax, Canada
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015

Based on the amazing reviews this restaurant gets we thought we would check it out. The pizza was good, we had the lobster one, but I was not blown away. It was a basic thin-crust cheese pizza with some lobster tails on top.

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1 Thank novak500
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

This was right next to Las Tortugas hotel so was perfect for our first night since it was raining. You def don't get far on the flooded streets of Holbox in the rain. The food was good and service was good and it's a good location to people watch.

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Thank misbehave81
Toronto, Canada
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126 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

We ordered the lobster pizza. The sauce was just okay, not really packed with flavour. Very pretty but not a lot of lobster either. I liked lobster pizza at other restaurants better. I liked the gnocchi Gorgonzola better, sauce delicious. Next I will try other pastas. Worth a visit.

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1 Thank orangelollypops
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85 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

Just amazing pizza. The Best in Holbox. Thin crust, Tasty lobster with unique tomato sauce! Unbeatable!! A must in every trip to the island.

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Thank Carlsben
toronto
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015

We had the lobster pizza, and it looked exactly like other reviewers photos. This is more of a neapolitan style, soft dough pizza. Unfortunately after eating the pizza, we found out from locals that they use baby lobsters for the pizza, which hurts the natural cycle of sustainability for lobsters. So while I definitely would recommend the pizza here, you... More 

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Cotton, Minnesota
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2015

Yes, we returned several times. Prosciutto..not on the menu, but sometimes available, is excellent. Pizza perfect. Pastas amazingly good. And a wonderful wine list that unfortunately sometimes depends on delivery. But if the chianti isn't being served, ask for an alternative and try their excellent substitutes. I didn't go to Mexico for a taste of Italy, but so very happy... More 

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Thank Pauletteallyne
Maryland
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2015

This was one of the best meals we had on the Island. Fantastic appetizer (Tuna Tartar) tasty drinks (Margaritas) and wonderful Pizza (1 Lobster, 1 Quattro Formaggio) along with excellent service. The atmosphere was nice too- we sat outside at a table overlooking one of the streets on the Square. Super fun & Super Delicious.

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Thank AngelaMaryland
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2015

Lovingly prepared by Argentinian Italian owners. Great pizza, wonderful service, pasta all homemade. Utterly delicious. They use real mozzarella not substitute. Skip the hype of the other pizzaria and come to the best. On the square.....

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Thank Bonnie D
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

Wery good serwis and food. We ate pizza with lobster and shrimps fajitas. Both was very very good and delicious. Atmosphere was nice to.

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Thank Rafał G
Minneapolis
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

Wow. I had no idea I could find such authentic Italian pizza on this tiny island in Mexico! Beautiful thin and crispy crust and the right amount of cheese. So good. Our server suggested a wine not listed on the menu and it was wonderful! Very inexpensive and great quality. I would absolutely recommend this place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$46
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Igualdad 16 | cerca del hotel tortugas, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Holbox Island
  • Phone Number: +52 984 114 7101

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?