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La Vaca Loca

15 Ave @ Calle 8 | Southeast Corner, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
9841477646
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Ranked #121 of 731 restaurants in Playa del Carmen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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  • Danish first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
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English first
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013 via mobile

We had a chicken sandwich and a veggie burger. Both very tasty, with much thought about the details. The service was really nice, they gave us a free appetizer :) Kind of load pop music going on, but no too bad. Nice to sit out on the street, an eat great food for very decent prices!

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Tulum, Mexico
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

The burgers are decent sized and have some variety, but the meat is store bought crap that makes everything mediocre. Service was friendly.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

This place is small. It sits in a good location, and the big guy serving you, is very nice and welcoming as well. When we arrived the first thing he said was as follows: "We have the best cheeseburgers in PDC" Haha i hope that is a joke. The bread was the same as you buy in any grocery shop,... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013 via mobile

I found this place by accident one night and have been telling everyone about it since. I've just come back a second time and it's still just as good. Check it out!

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2012

big and nice hamburgers! but i was missing complimentary french fries.

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Ottawa, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011 via mobile

Vaca Loca is an excellent choice for lunch in Playa del Carmen. They serve hamburgers, hot dogs an french fries. The prices are good and the food is tasty. When we went it was 79 pesos for a cheersburger with fries and/or wedges and a soft drink.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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78 reviews 78 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

This is by far the best hamburger & fries in Playa. A huge burger served with all the fixins' lettuce, tomato, onions, pickles, mustard or mayo. Thick and juicy with fries that are served just right. Get a bottle of water and all this for less than $4 US dollars. They sell other food here but this is my favorite... More

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