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La Palapa

Chemuyil 77710, Mexico
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (6 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
“caesar salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Chemuyil 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is spectacular. Authentic, amazingly delicious, off the beaten path. You won't go wrong choosing a meal here. Every bite is infused with wonderful flavor, made by someone who really loves what they are doing. Won't find such delicious food at this price anywhere...More

Thank Whitney L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here multiple times and never been disappointed. Carlos has daily specials and they are always yummy. The prices are reasonable too. I live in Akumal and come here with other expats who also love the food here.

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at La Palapa our last night in Akumal. We had been visiting local eateries through-out our visit - in Akumal Pueblo, Chemuyil, Tulum and a few random road-side stands while exploring the area. Having often been the only tourists in many of the...More

Thank Kimberly1518
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My husband and I ventured away from Akumal Beach to the pueblo and discovered this wonderful little restaurant.

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The restaurant in on a little street in a residential neighborhood on the jungle side of 307. Chemuyil is a great little neighborhood, full of friendly folks, and felt like a step back in time. The waiters are pleasant, the prices are great, and the...More

2  Thank SmithFamily09
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We had Shrimp wrapped with Bacon and a chicken dish. Both were tasty! Wednesday nights feature an American guitar player singing classic and modern rock (Wild Horses, Ring of Fire, songs by R.E.M., etc.), and he is very good! The place was packed.

1  Thank ColoradoDame
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Love this place and the staff. Great grilled fish and very good prices Take the Collectivo there and back from your hotels in the area, Well worth it

Thank HILARY47
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

A little gem of a place hidden where you would least expect it! If you go anywhere go here to eat the best authentic Mexican cuisine. Laid-back and friendly atmosphere welcome you. Start with one of the great drinks from the bar. Then order from...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This family run restaurant in the amazing pueblo of Chemuyil is one of the best anywhere. It is truly a family atmosphere. The food and drinks are SOO good - consistently good. Since we just live down the road, we go at least once a...More

Thank 2MexicoTravellers
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

La Palapa in Chemuyil Riviera Maya has great food. Carlos the manager and his staff make sure everything is great

Thank marjelaine a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chemuyil 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Chemuyil
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