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La Siesta

Calle Centauro Sur 10 | esq. Andromeda, Tulum 77780, Mexico
984 156 9300 / 984 879 6675
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Ranked #33 of 203 restaurants in Tulum
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $15
Cuisines: Italian, Mexican, Vegetarian, Pizza & Pasta
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Good for: Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Restaurant “La Siesta” is located in Tulum downtown, in the beautiful Riviera Maya. Surrounded by a luxuriant garden, La Siesta is a cozy and romantic place. The wide space can host big groups, organize birthdays and private parties as well business dinners and work groups.Our cuisine is simple but international, using only fresh ingredients and natural products and offering affordable prices. Our “pasta” is daily homemade: lasagna, fettuccine, ravioli and gnocchi. The fish and the local seafood (caught daily): lobsters, shrimps and a wide range of seafood that you can also taste in our famous “paella”.And the meat in the typical Mexican and Argentinean cuts, naturally grilled or tasted with the peculiar recipes of our menu.Last but not least the great pizza, obviously cooked in the wood stove. All the menu can match with our varied wine cellar, a refreshing beer or a special cocktail.We also offer the home delivery service from 1 pm to 11 pm; no extra charge in downtown and 20 pesos for each delivery for the hotels located on Tulum beach.
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San Pedro, Belize
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

The food here was excellent I'm a chef and cook Italian so I was craving some Great choice it was . Pasta one meal the pizza for the second with a nice salad and a glass of wine Will definitely go back Great spot and really amazing owner

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Good place to have a good meal, especially if you feel like eating pizza or pasta. It is downtown and prices are good.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Good pizza, good services and a very nice hand made pasta. I have decided to try the Fettuccine al Pesto with shrimps sauce. Very good option, although the taste could be strong.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We drove past this restaurant several times before stopping for a drink. A beautiful corner lot with lots of trees which provide privacy We went back the next night for dinner. We split a Very large Calzone and Caesar salad. Both were delicious. We will definately go back

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Bend, Oregon
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66 reviews 66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Nice relaxed atmosphere just a block off the main drag. Plenty of shade, trees, space. We ordered some spinach raviolis and a mushroom and salami pizza. The raviolis were cooked to perfection and well spiced. I like a lot of raviolis and this plate came with just 8. Hey, maybe I eat too much but it seemed to me there... More

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Juneau
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We stopped by to check this restaurant late afternoon and almost passed tiny because of the average atmosphere and lack of other patrons...usually a red flag for us. My kids saw pizza on the menu, so we decided to stay. The service was outstanding - friendly, very accommodating, attentive without being overbearing. Prices were more reasonable than the main strip... More

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Tulum, Mexico
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Relaxing ambience, great food, really fresh fish, excellent paella, mixed fried fish: unique (does not feel oil), very good pizza, wine perfect temperature, the true Italian espresso and really important, the restaurant "LA SIESTA" know the cleaning!!! The best gastronomic tastes, here in Tulum!!!

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Chicago, Illinois
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

We stopped in for some pizza and sat in the garden. There was only one other table of people there, so it felt very empty, and they were playing terrible music. The service was also pretty bad, even for Tulum. However, the pizza was really good, and we really enjoyed the meal.

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Scotland
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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I liked the setting of this restaurant and the lovely lights at night. We both had pizza and they were delicious but I couldn't finish mine it was too big but it was very tasty, lovely thin crust base with a wide variety of toppings. Excellent service and the staff are very friendly.

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Kelowna, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

If you want thin crust pizza cooked in a wood fired oven, then go here. You can also get interesting ingredients on you pizza, such as potato. They also serve pasta and have specials. They serve beer and wine. The place is on a quiet street in a nice setting with candles at night. They have a takeout and delivery... More

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