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La Floresta

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Hwy 307 between 4th and 6th north, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
9848792005
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Affordable and delicious. 

Overall satisfaction score    (0-10).  9.0 1) Food.                     Score 9.0 Type. Seafood tacos and cocktails.  Quality. Delicious with some optional salsas to tailor your tacos to your like, from mild to very hot.  2) Furniture.           Score  Basic, you won't come to this place... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Overall satisfaction score    (0-10).  9.0 1) Food.                     Score 9.0 Type. Seafood tacos and cocktails.  Quality. Delicious with some optional salsas to tailor your tacos to your like, from mild to very hot.  2) Furniture.           Score  Basic, you won't come to this place to enjoy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We had the fish tacos in the afternoon and came back the next day for the Carne asada and chorizo tacos. Super delicious, and the location is immediately next to the off ramp. This place is great.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Very good food for the price and quaint local vibe. Good service and good prices. Best shrimp tacos I town!! So convenient right off the highway for lunch and pop back on to head out for the afternoon.

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Hummelstown, Pennsylvania, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Did a taco crawl from trip advisor, started in town by ferry terminal. Stop and got the shrimp taco tacos de camarones. Very good cost is about 20 pesos and 24 for a cold sol beer

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gabriela730
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

This place is absolutely amazing!!! We were lucky enough that we stopped here twice this time around! Highly recommend going here! We always get the shrimp tacos, shrimp ceviche, micheladas, fish tacos and cocktails!!! Oh and the pico is fabulous!!! Can't wait to go back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

good and cheap, from quinta avenida you can ask a taxi to drive you to the place for about 35 pesos or 15-20 min walk

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We love the camaron (shrimp) tacos! The best we've ever had in Mexico! They are extremely low cost and delicious! I love the fact that they have takeout. My husband would hop on a bike, ride there and bring back a delicious meal of shrimp tacos and shrimp cocktails! Yummy!

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Jackson, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We were introduced to the La Floresta over 4 years ago by a Mormon Missionary serving in the area. When we asked him the BEST fish tacos, he took us here. Don’t know that young man’s name, but I thank him every year when we come to the Playa Del Carmen area. This is by far the best food, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

La Floresta has been open in this location as long as I can remember, maybe 18 plus years. We go there once a week for a light lunch. Service is fast, you have your food within 5 minutes of sitting down. Not fancy by any means, but it is clean, fast and good. You also receive a basket of chips... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The brande Shrimp cocktail was filled with so many shrimp. Enough for two. The shrimp tacks were great.

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Address: Hwy 307 between 4th and 6th north, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Phone Number: 9848792005
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen

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  • Address: Hwy 307 between 4th and 6th north, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: 9848792005

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