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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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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (23 reviews)
“shrimp” (12 reviews)
“empanadas” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
MZ 169 #8 Calle Cherna | Colonia La Gloria, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great ceviche and enchiladas suizas. Very nice service and attention. We really enjoy this neighborhood gem. Wear bug spray, I was eaten alive.

Thank boholuxegirl
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Good space. Had ceiling fans so not everyone was hot and suffering. The lemonade was excellent because it was made fresh.

Thank Abrahm G
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The best chicken tacos on the island! Guacamole and Pico are to die for! We feel like home when Visit Roberto and his family!

Thank wmeisenheimer
Reviewed 2 June 2018

La Bruja was really good this time. They have some of the best suizas and THE best guacamole Ive had. Service was friendly as always in this family run restaurant. Have lunch here before or after visiting the bead cooperative or volunteering at Isla Animales...More

Thank tropictripper
Reviewed 14 May 2018

When having breakfast very close to where we were staying a couple suggested we go to a place on the other side of the island called La Bruja. The next day we rented a golf cart to drive around the island and check out where...More

Thank Jacqueline G
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
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Lori D
22 May 2015|
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Response from AbsolutVacca |
Shorts are ok in any restaurant. At most you would want to wear a collared shirt and a sun dress for ladies
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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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