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La Fuente

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Alvaro Obregon | Cnr. malecon y Ocampo, La Paz, Mexico
9:00 am - 11:45 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:45 pm
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Atlanta, GA
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48 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There is definitely something for everyone. Basic familiar flavors to exotic and delicious Mexican combinations like lime and chili

Thank zedulon
Kailua, Hawaii
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were advised to not miss the ice cream at La Fuente, but I don't eat dairy and thought that there wouldn't be anything for me. I was wrong. Along with the large assortment of ice creams of both common and unusual flavors, there are also interesting and delicious sorbets (I chose Guanabana, which I know as Soursop) and a... More 

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Milwaukie, Oregon
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271 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

In our short visit to La Paz, we have visited La Fuente three times already. You can't beat their ice cream. Each of us has loved the flavors we've got. PAY FIRST with what size you want, then choose your flavors. They were accommodating the first time and let us do it backwards. We knew to pay first next round.... More 

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La Paz, Mexico
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

Awesome ice cream! Lourdes and here staff will scoop a delectible cool treat for you. Be sure to ask for a taste if you're unsure. The local seasonal flavors are not to be missed - pitayaha and mango. If you're not into ice cream or sherberts, turn around and check out the selection of paletas - Popsicles in regular or... More 

Thank Jeanne W
La Paz, Mexico
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

And this is some top notch ice cream! It is the best I've had in La Paz, that is for sure, though I am not going to dis La Michoacana here. It is a cute place with friendly people and delicious ice cream and pallettas; yesterday I had the toasted coconut and fresa con crema and both were so good... More 

Thank Laura V
Orange County, California
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

La Fuente is located right along the Malecon, and has one of the largest varieties of ice cream I have seen in Baja. They make all their cones fresh, and the flavors are incredible. After getting our ice cream, we enjoyed the flavors while looking at the crystalline waters and strolled along the Malecon. Get the roasted coconut - you... More 

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Southern California
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2016

Best ice cream in La Paz, no question about it. They make it, it's not mass produced stuff you get at those other stores. It's the only place we buy ice cream!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Everything is right about this ice cream. They make it in house, have awesome flavors with fresh ingredients, perfect waffle cones, great location, friendly staff and reasonably priced. This is all time top 5 ice cream for me. The double with one scoop of pecan and one of toasted coconut was pretty much a perfect 10.

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Lyndhurst, New Jersey
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

We received coupons to La Fuente when our Un Cruise boat, Safari Endeavour, stopped in La Paz, but we didn't need more coupons to go back for more of their wonderful ice cream and fantastic, crunchy wafer cones. I can highly recommend this shop to anyone who loves great ice cream.

Thank Linda M
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465 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2016

Delicious ice creams and sorbets along the malecon...or just across the street. My favourite is Piña Coco - pineapple coconut. Nice benches on which to sit outside - not cheap though! 85 pesos for a one-scoop cup plus a two-scoop cup. On the mainland it would be about 50 pesos...

Thank Richard289

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:45 pm
9:00 am - 11:45 pm
9:00 am - 11:45 pm
9:00 am - 11:45 pm
9:00 am - 11:45 pm
9:00 am - 11:45 pm
9:00 am - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alvaro Obregon | Cnr. malecon y Ocampo, La Paz, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  La Paz

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?