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La Habichuela Downtown

Margaritas Street # 25 Downtown | In the Heart of Downtown. Palapas Park Main Plaza, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 884 3158
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“shrimp” (96 reviews)
“caesar salad” (64 reviews)
“seafood” (81 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Margaritas Street # 25 Downtown | In the Heart of Downtown. Palapas Park Main Plaza, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The atmosphere is superb. Food was tremendous. The service was simply outstanding. A must visit in Cancun.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This incredibly beautiful restaurant is tucked away in downtown Cancun and is a real delight. The patio twinkles with white lights, providing a magical atmosphere. Even if you are inside - as we were, by choice, due to the humidity - the garden and lights...More

Thank somanybooks523
Habichuelo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customers: Thank you very much for visiting our Restaurant and sharing your delightful review. In La Habichuela we are always looking to provide a complete dining experience, glad we made it!! We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!! Best regards.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Not to be missed in Old Cancun. Get a Taxi Driver to take you and he'll wait and bring you back. One of Cancun's best "Old World" al fresco dining experiences.Get Out of the Zona Hotel folks and see this neighborhood. Note great street fair...More

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Habichuelo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customers: Thank you very much for visiting our Restaurant and sharing your delightful review. In La Habichuela we are always looking to provide a complete dining experience, glad we made it!! We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!! Best regards.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a first class meal with attentive service in a charming outdoor setting. The first margarita was exceptional- the second was very good. Tasty food. No issues.

Thank pmtvguy
Habichuelo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customers: Thank you very much for visiting our Restaurant and sharing your delightful review. In La Habichuela we are always looking to provide a complete dining experience, glad we made it!! We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!! Best regards.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful place to have dinner. I went first with my wife(very romantic), and a second time with my family. The eating area is outside, but so surrounded by walls and greens and tiny white Christmas lights that you feel very comfortable and...More

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Habichuelo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Customers: Thank you very much for visiting our Restaurant and sharing your delightful review. In La Habichuela we are always looking to provide a complete dining experience, glad we made it!! We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!! Best regards.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is top notch and they will make accommodations for most any request. The service is excellent. Great atmosphere.

Thank 56003Richard
Habichuelo, Director Comercial at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Customers: Thank you very much for visiting our Restaurant and sharing your delightful review. In La Habichuela we are always looking to provide a complete dining experience, glad we made it!! We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!! Best regards.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time we visit Cancun we make it a point to bring guests with us. The food is great. Food special

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Habichuelo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customers: Thank you very much for visiting our Restaurant and sharing your delightful review. In La Habichuela we are always looking to provide a complete dining experience, glad we made it!! We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!! Best regards.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the first fine dining restaurants I went to when I moved to Cancún in 1997 was La Habichuela. I have many great memories at this place that don’t include the food, and the food is delicious. The personal attention and complimentary bread selection...More

Thank IndraRojo
Habichuelo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Customers: Thank you very much for visiting our Restaurant and sharing your delightful review. In La Habichuela we are always looking to provide a complete dining experience, glad we made it!! We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!! Best regards.

Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

We entrered this restaurant by accident as it was a bit over our budget (35 euro pp). However it turned out to be well worth it. The service was absolutely amazing and the food was fresh and delicious. I would recommend the catch of the...More

Thank Florian V
Habichuelo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Dear Customers: Thank you very much for visiting our Restaurant and sharing your delightful review. In La Habichuela we are always looking to provide a complete dining experience, glad we made it!! We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!! Best regards,

Reviewed September 23, 2018

We had dinner here twice during our visit to Cancun. Ascencion, our waiter, was the nicest person and aching to please. The menu had many choices to make any palette happy. The appetizer selection was large and offered all sorts of seafood. The main entree...More

Thank Kardesin
Habichuelo, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Dear Customers: Thank you very much for visiting our Restaurant and sharing your delightful review. In La Habichuela we are always looking to provide a complete dining experience, glad we made it!! We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!! Best regards,

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imedranoo
October 17, 2018|
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Response from Habichuelo | Property representative |
Hola, tenemos un paquete especial para posadas
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August 26, 2018|
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Response from Quest736736 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know if they will pick you up. The food there was simply amazing. Best surf & turf ever. Huge delicious lobster tails. The drinks are to die for. Don’t miss it!
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regine7
December 30, 2016|
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Response from paulynnita | Reviewed this property |
We spent about $800 mexican pesos for dinner for 2.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Margaritas Street # 25 Downtown | In the Heart of Downtown. Palapas Park Main Plaza, Cancun 77500, Mexico
    (Avenida Coba & Uxmal)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 884 3158
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the center of the city, La Habichuela, has become a legend of Cancun with more than 38 years of operation. Some say that if you don't know La Habichuela, you don't know Cancun. The unique and a genuine ambience of the Mayan culture, attentive service, complete menu of Mexican cuisine,Caribbean seafood , steaks, international dishes, have built the restaurant's strong reputation. La Habichuela was awarded the Five Diamonds Award from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences & is a proud recipient of the National Best Restaurant Award and the recognition of DIRONA since 2001. La Habichuela is considered a must in Cancun
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