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La Bruja

MZ 169 #8 Calle Cherna | Colonia La Gloria, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
+52 998 820 2044
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (23 reviews)
“tacos” (26 reviews)
“sopa de lima” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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MZ 169 #8 Calle Cherna | Colonia La Gloria, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 161 reviews

Reviewed 26 February 2018

Always order the fresh fish, served with a side of rice, and tortilla chips and salsas'. Service is slow, but they cook to order so well worth it.

Thank patty123z
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This is a husband wife team that serves up some great food. They took good care of us and brought out some fresh condiments including peppers and salsa once they knew I liked caliente! Do not expect tourist comforts, this is an unassuming place frequented...More

Thank S A
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Must must must give this place a try! Extremely authentic, mom and pop cook. This will be our ninth year traveling to Isla a few times a year and this is not to be missed. We go there for pop's Grilled Lobster, garlic or plain...More

Thank stosh29
Reviewed 26 September 2017

La Bruja has been on our “to try” list since our first trip to Isla Mujeres in 2010. This year we were determined to finally make a visit. We parked around the corner from La Bruja and went inside to discover we were the only...More

1  Thank DMartin216
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Walked over to La Bruja for a mid day snack since reviews were so rave. Ordered the ceviche, limonadas and some chicken empanadas which were all larger portions than I imagined and delish. The chips were fresh and hot and the best I had on...More

Thank wnderfullymade
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Great food, beautiful people and very fair prices. An original in LaGloria. No visit to Isla is complete without a visit to LaBruja whether it's breakfast, lunch or dinner you'll leave happy.

Thank tschbel
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This was one of the first restaurants we went to on Isla and it's high up on our list of recommendations. Not fancy and the only music is the tele-novellas on the TV or the storefront church next door raising voices in song. The beer...More

Thank GretaRoams
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Our family had lunch here. Very friendly service seating our large group together quickly. Best chips, guacamole, and pico de gallo! We had a marinade steak, chicken, shrimp or pork tacos served with fresh tortillas. Very good!

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 5 March 2017

La Bruja is a lovely gem in the La Gloria neighbourhood of Isla Mujeres. Incredibly friendly and a very casual place to enjoy an excellent meal. The seafood is truly phenomenal - no doubts about the freshness of this fish - you will often see...More

Thank lisaE1989JJ
Reviewed 13 February 2017

La Bruja is a small family restaurant that is off El Centro but truly amazing. The service is outstanding and the family couldn't be any sweeter! If going to the island please stop by and support them. They just lost their son to a heart...More

1  Thank myersjennifer44
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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
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Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: MZ 169 #8 Calle Cherna | Colonia La Gloria, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres
  • Phone Number: +52 998 820 2044
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