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La Panza es Primero

Av. Rafael Melgar, 4, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
+(52)(998) 252 0776
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Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Meridian, Mississippi
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

Visited early on a dreary morning, my spirits were lifted immediately with great Mexican Food and the most serene view. Wait staff was excellent and decent prices. Visited in 2011.

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st louis, mo
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We walked to Puerto Morales from our resort and stumbled upon this restaurant - this was by far the best meal we had this week! We ordered the queso fundido and the tocho morocho (basically fajitas - beef, chicken, chorizo, peppers and onions, yum!) Cute décor, right on the beach, great service. Must try it!

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by a travel guide at the Cancun airport as a nice pit stop for a meal on our way to Playa del Carmen. The food is delicious and the view hard to beat. It's right on the beach. We also had great service.

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^Puerto Morelos Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

My family and I live in Puerto Morelos, so we're pretty familiar with all the restaurants. The truth is that we love just about all of them, and La Panza es Primero is no exception - good food, excellent prices, friendly staff, and really fun decor.

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Arlington, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Loved the food here! I had the Pastor burrito that had tomatillo salsa on half & red sauce on half. It was very good. My fiance had the salmon, she said it was fantastic! Two other couples in our groups ordered the molcajete. It looked amazing!

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Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We stopped here while wandering down the beach after doing some shopping in downtown PM. The staff was really friendly and helpful. The margaritas were great and well priced. We will be back here! :)

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Houston, Texas
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49 reviews 49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We have been referred to the restaurant by the concierge in the hotel. He mentioned that it is an authentic Mexican restaurant. We went, service is good, food was just ok. The place was empty which is an indication on how the place is. The main issue was lots of Mosquitos attacked the place after sunset. Too many of them.... More

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Parker, Colorado
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

1st, BEST location to enjoy an authentic, wonderful meal I have EVER been to! 25 feet from the water, you step out the back ONTO the sand! It's a quirky theme, "Nacho Libre" wrestlers vibe, but make NO mistake, the BEST fish tacos I may have EVER had, KILLER guac, the frijoles were the BOMB, and the chile-salt rimmed margies... More

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London
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108 reviews 108 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

If I could give a 3.5 review I would. The restaurant has a very unusual, but interesting decor that makes for some nice pictures. The views of the beach are amazing too. Regards the food, it's more difficult to judge as I made a bad choice by going for something I had no idea what it was (it was some... More

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Logan Twp, NJ
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

When staying at the Now Jade we went into town and ate here. This was the best mexican food and mojito Ive ever had. We sat overlooking the beach and the shrimp taco was delicious. This restaurant is know for their mexican wrestling masks.

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