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Cafe Layla

Av. Rafael E. Melgar | 300 yards south of the park, past Pelicanos in front of the Secundaria school, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
+52 998 104 9831
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Overview
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“spring rolls” (18 reviews)
“frittata” (11 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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€€ - €€€
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Av. Rafael E. Melgar | 300 yards south of the park, past Pelicanos in front of the Secundaria school, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Super tasty, fresh and healthy food options. I love meat, my kid is picky and hubby is vegetarian and we all found food we enjoyed! The owner and staff are wonderful people, giving you great information about where to visit and what to do. Beautiful...More

1  Thank Yin W
robintraveler1, Owner at Cafe Layla, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

We are happy to have offered something satisfying for each of your family ! Our menu is built exactly for that and we look forward to your next visit......We'll be closed from Aug 14 - Oct 16, but back with new items for your to...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

This is a great place for breakfast or lunch. Lots of healthy options. The owners are very kind and full of great information! The spring rolls are so fresh and the huevos divorciados were excellent.More

1  Thank Incandesto
robintraveler1, Owner at Cafe Layla, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Healthy and fresh....you GOT IT !! That is what we try to do very day... open 5 days a week 8am-4pm, closed Tues Wed. Many thanks for spreading the word ! We look for ward to serving you again one day soon.... Cafe Layla will...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I have had both breakfast and lunch at Cafe Layla and I can recommend both wholeheartedly! Outstanding food, amazing juices, and the music on Sunday is magical! Go!’nn

2  Thank Lucille M
Reviewed 26 July 2018

On our way back from a shopping trip in Cancun, I decided to try a new place to eat lunch. I had been researching on Trip Advisor and found several places that would meet diverse appetites. After reading through several reviews, I decided on Café...More

1  Thank PuertoDISE
robintraveler1, Owner at Cafe Layla, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Wow... your thorough and thoughtful review makes our hearts and heads spin !!! Many thanks for your support and we look forward to your next meal with us....!!

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to Puerto Morelos for his 50th birthday, just us this time...no kids! A local friend referred us to this place, so we had to check it out. It is a bit off the main square, so a lot of travelers...More

Thank Posa69
robintraveler1, Owner at Cafe Layla, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Many thanks for your write up... we look forward to having you and the birthday boy back again in February ! Safe travels.....

Reviewed 22 June 2018

The atmosphere is cozy, the service is great and the food is fantastic. Creative, fresh with healthy, vegetarian options. I definitely would suggest stopping by Cafe Layla when in Puerto Morelos.

Thank Linda A
robintraveler1, Owner at Cafe Layla, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Many thanks for your comments Linda..you summed us up in a nutshell ! Cafe Layla is hoping to see you again soon !

Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

While we were here the owner had two Doberman pinchers (full grown) that roamed around without leashes. I have past experinces with large dogs, so this made me uneasy (one of my own small dogs was attacked by a large dog). So upon arrival and...More

Thank alliepetschke
robintraveler1, Owner at Cafe Layla, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for your comments. I am glad your father enjoyed his chicken wings...they are one of the dishes people come back for. You will be happy to know there was no emergency at the school, and no one was in danger as our dogs...More

Reviewed 14 June 2018

Wonderful sea breeze filled cafe with high quality ingredients! I had the Gluten free pancakes with 100% REAL maple syrup. The ingredients are just superb, where you just feel healthier when you're done. The taste is amazing and the prices are better than reasonable! I've...More

Thank John M
robintraveler1, Owner at Cafe Layla, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

You are a welcome sight John !!.....Thanks so much for sharing your thoughts about Cafe Layla !

Reviewed 12 June 2018

We ate here almost every morning and it was fantastic! Omelets and eggs different styles were very good.Great coffee drinks and juice bar. Really nice staff that chatted with us a lot.

Thank Mwstokes62
robintraveler1, Owner at Cafe Layla, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thanks for sharing the sunshine you guys bring with you wherever you go !! Look forward to scrambling up some more eggs for you in a variety of forms !! So happy to have you with us.

Reviewed 8 June 2018

Once in a while I am going to this restaurant for their fusion Asian fares and the result is always spectacular. Beach view and fresh air is at the rendez vous as usual. We were a party of 12 and the service was prompt, friendly...More

Thank Host_Salciccium
robintraveler1, Owner at Cafe Layla, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you so much for sharing our cafe with your group, You certainly did explore the menu !! The fresh-from-the-oven chocolate chip cookies are a real treat..so glad you enjoy our little spot here on the southern end of town.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Rafael E. Melgar | 300 yards south of the park, past Pelicanos in front of the Secundaria school, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Morelos
  • Phone Number: +52 998 104 9831
Description
Cafe Layla offers cool sea breezes and lovely sea views with your Mexican Breakfast and Healthy Asian-Fusion Lunch..... Backgammon in the new Lounge area with your cappuccino, teas, smoothies, and Fresh Juices.... Jazz Brunch on Sundays - live music from 11am Eat, drink, chill.......
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