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La Providencia

Calle Shambala s/n | Colonia Roca Blanca, Zipolite 90704, Mexico
+52 958 100 9234
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coconut shrimp” (14 reviews)
“turnovers” (8 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€€€
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Calle Shambala s/n | Colonia Roca Blanca, Zipolite 90704, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 117 reviews

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We came to La Providencia twice, the first time based on excellent reviews. I had the chicken with blue cheese sauce which was interesting but a bit too strong for my taste. Second meal I had the aubergines which were well cooked but slightly boring....More

Thank Emilia H
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We live in Zipolite so we are lucky to be able to frequent La Providencia, the food and service is unmatched. Javier and Paco are wonderful people with incredible skills, Paco in the kitchen and Javier with the guests and just happens to be an...More

Thank CasablancaZipolite
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Javier and Paco have a restaurant that exceeds anything in the area. They are passionate about food as illustrated by a variety of presentations seldom found in much more expensive and up-scale restaurants. Everything we ordered was magical making you want to return as often...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

This is the best spot for dinner in Zipol and surrounding areas. Good food, everything is very clean, amazing staff. It's a very good experience.

Thank Ernesto N
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Definitely our favourite spot for dining in Zipolite and surrounding area. Such delicious meals at very reasonable prices. Javier and Paco are your hosts and the service is superb. As for the atmosphere... eclectic and marvellous. You simply must go!

Thank PedBon1
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I was lucky to get a table without a reservation -- going solo and arriving just as the place opened certainly helped -- but it was booked on the night I ate here, and I can see why. Sophisticated yet funky decor. A wonderful server...More

Thank msd204
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We love the food, but...the last 2 times we were in town they were closed (low season). Very disappointing. The coconut shrimp is excellent.

Thank housancris
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This is a gourmet restaurant with quality chef and service in the middle of a questionable lot not on the beach. The owners have made a nice setting and the food and drinks are of the highest quality.

Thank Yvonne825
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

La Providencia is a charming restaurant with loads of outdoor ambience and quality food. The steak and shrimp dinners were a favorite with our crew. Not to be missed when visiting the quaint coastal village of Zipolite!

Thank kurtkurtesy
Reviewed 26 March 2017

During our stay in Zipolite we were fortunate to have dinner here twice. Javier was a wonderful host and you can tell that he is extremely passionate about serving delicious food and ensuring everyone’s satisfaction. If you have the opportunity to dine here I highly...More

Thank 1longstrangetrip
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$19
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Shambala s/n | Colonia Roca Blanca, Zipolite 90704, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Zipolite
  • Phone Number: +52 958 100 9234
  • E-mail
Description
Located at the west end of Zipolite, close to Alquimista beach, it's a small restaurant full of surprises, great food, excellent ambiance, beautiful decor, and the best quality in all the ingredients, always trying to make our costumers have a memorable dining experience.
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