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All 150 Isla Mujeres Restaurants

Lola Valentina

North Hildago Street | Pedestrian street in centro...beach end, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
998.159.2187
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Ranked #14 of 150 Restaurants in Isla Mujeres
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $25
Cuisines: Caribbean, Mexican, Seafood, Bar
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: For food lovers looking for creative Mexican and Caribbean Seafood using local and the freshest of ingredients. Chef Lori Dumm ( co- founder and formerly executive chef of Mango Cafe) put out some of the best plates on Isla Mujeres. Stop by and taste the difference everyday, except Sundays, at 5 pm. Smiling faces await to serve you!
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Arcadia, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

Came here on our 1st night in Isla. We ordered Margaritas and desserts and it was all delicious. They only accept cash so we couldn't order more. It's on Hildago St so you can walk around to bars and shops.

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Marathon, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I had the pleasure of meeting Ms. Lola and she is a beautiful soul! The woman has done everything and is VERY interesting! Her restaurant is a one of a kind on the island and has an amazing atmosphere. Her food blew me away! From her fresh watermelon juice, to berry blasting smoothies, to her pan seared snapper with amazing... More

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Manchester, England
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We went to Lola Valentina first for breakfast and then later in the week for dinner and both times we were not disappointed. We were welcomed and waited on in person by Lola and she helped with recommendations, all of which were first class. I am no expert but I guess you would described the menu as a combination of... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Lola Valentina is AMAZING... the interesting ingredient combos, the obvious care put into the food, the VERY gracious Lori as host... Your experience will be a memorable one... HIGHLY recommended!

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colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

the food here is so great. i heard, although i can't verify for sure, that the cook is from the restaurant mango's. the recipes are so unusual and delicious. the drinks also are great food is served all day.

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New York
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Run to this place! We ate there twice in two days. Seriously novel combinations for any meal. The cleanest atmosphere for families and friends of course! Breakfast empanadas ROCK !

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Denver, Colorado
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We walked to Lola's on a very hot day. We were greeted immediately on entry and offered one of their Watermelon drinks that was extremely refreshing. My wife had the excellent chicken tacos and I had a fruit smoothie that awesome. We returned the next day for dinner to celebrate our anniversary, the service was excellent. I highly recommend.

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West Des Moines
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We just had our second breakfast here and it was a stunner. The food was way over the top. The owner is a delightful person with a fascinating story. We will definitely be eating here often.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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10 reviews 10 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We stayed at the Ixchel beach hotel, which is a block or two from Lola Valentina, and were therefore very fortunate to stumble upon it while walking around souvenir shopping. It has a cute, open-air design, and a unique vegan/vegetarian-meets-Mexican style menu. The owner is a very friendly woman originally from the States, and she serves you with nothing less... More

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haddon twp, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Lola Valentina is simply delicious! From the Margaritas and Bombas to the coconut shrimp and chicken relleno!! So delicious! The atmosphere is superb and the service was fantastic!This is a must do when on Isla. The best restaurant on Hildago for dinner!

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