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La Chispa

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Calle 41 #201 Centro, Valladolid, Mexico
856 26 68
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Evening Diner - great time !!

Very good and tasty dinner. Warm welcome from Eduardo the owner who advised us on the meals according to our needs (fresh & healthy). Food has a great flavour and taste. Amazing margarita. Very good advise from Eduardo on which place to go and to visit in yucatan. Thanks for this... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
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Memphis, Tennessee
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

A group of us recently visited this restaurant while on a service trip to Valladolid. The owner and staff were fantastic! Our first visit was on a Tuesday night. We were able to sit around, have a drink, and sing some karaoke. They were very accommodating and really wanted us to have a good time. We enjoyed it so much... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Very good and tasty dinner. Warm welcome from Eduardo the owner who advised us on the meals according to our needs (fresh & healthy). Food has a great flavour and taste. Amazing margarita. Very good advise from Eduardo on which place to go and to visit in yucatan. Thanks for this!! Place recommended!!! Tom & Emilia

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The staff in particular the owner was great! What a man, what a place! Really good Mexican food as well. Highly recommended

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Found this restaurant while walking past and enjoyed a great traditional mexican meal- guacamole was amazing! Really attentive and friendly staff and the owner took the time to chat with us and gave us some recommendations for our further travels in the yucatan region. Clean dining area and toilets and had the option of sitting inside or out in the... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
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21 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

This restaurante was recommended by our hotel desk for local food, late evening dinner. The restaurant has been there since 1910, and the building looks like it's been there much much longer. It was quite beautiful and romantic. Many Mexican revolution themed decorations, like a giant Poncho Villa wanted poster... Picture earthy red color walls, small enclosed courtyard area open... More 

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Milan, Italy
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138 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Food is good enough, staff is polite, place is clean. It's a bit tourist-trap like but, considering the low price and the fair quality, we would recommend it.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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19 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

We went to this restaurant tonight because -to be honest- we couldn't find any other restaurants open. But we had a nice meal! We had chicken with coriander sauce and steak, and they were both really nice! We were pleasantly surprised as the restaurant looked really touristy and the menu seemed somewhat 'snacky' (lots of nachos and quesadillas on the... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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25 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Went here based on the good reviews but this turned out to be a bit of a disappoinment. Actually the food turned out to be nothing out of the ordinary and you could have got the same dishes from a street vendor, only by half of the price. Food was lacking flavors and as they were lacking taste, they were... More 

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Merida, Mexico
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

Not often do we go we take advantage of flyers being distributed on the street. What got us to go this time was that there was a free margarita being offered. Now that's not unusual but we had just been talking about wanting margaritas a few seconds before receiving the flyer offering us a free one at La Chispa. Fate... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

So i went to Valladolid with my girlfriend. The city is beautiful. However, what made us have the best time there was "La Chispa" and his owner Eduardo. Eduardo provided excellent service and great atmosphere. He asked us about our trips and our plans. He ended up changing our itinerary and was so worth taking advice from him. Our next... More 

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Additional Information about La Chispa

Address: Calle 41 #201 Centro, Valladolid, Mexico
Phone Number: 856 26 68
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Valladolid
Cuisine: Mexican

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle 41 #201 Centro, Valladolid, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Valladolid
  • Phone Number: 856 26 68

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

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