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La Habichuela Downtown

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Located in the center of the city, La Habichuela, has become a legend of Cancun with more than 41 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
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, International
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not exaggerate. they take a lot of time to take order. After take the order food they bring a pieces of bread. After a long, long time finally they bring the food. Which is not exceptional like the way this restaurant announce. The worst...More

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Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

La Habichuela is still excellent after all these years! We have dined here many times for over 20 years and it didn't miss a beat this time either. We had not been here in over 10 years probably, but stayed close enough this time to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank THEONLYMRSHOLLYWOOD1
LaHabichuelacun, Director General at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Customers: Thank you very much for taking the time to share the great experience you had at La Habichuela, not onlly in your last visit but for over 20 years, it's been a pleasure to serve you. We're happy that you enjoyed the food...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Have been a regular customer for over 15 years. Haven’t been for a while but it’s close to the house and the Chilpachole crab soup is usually tops. No a/c available on a tremendously humid day. The units definitely need overhauling, as does the entire...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 11, 2019 via mobile

We have been customers for over 30 years and are amazed that the quality and service (same waiters) has remained excellent. I was particularly pleased that they offer more vegetarian options than in previous years.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ZZMimi
LaHabichuelacun, Director General at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2019

Dear Customer: Thanks for sharing your kind comments about our Restaurant, it's been a pleasure to serve you for many years!! We are looking forward to welcoming you back! Best regards, Armando Pezzotti

Reviewed June 7, 2019

We've dined here on many many occasions over the last 25 years. But it's been about 10 years since we've been. It was Great to see Nothing has changed! Same staff and same Great food! We shared the Caesar, made at your table, which was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Chris M
LaHabichuelacun, Director General at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2019

Dear Chris: Thanks for making us a part of your holidays!! It's been a pleasure to serve you for many years. We're happy that you enjoy the food, the service and the atmosphere of La Habichuela every time you dine with us. We appreciate your...More

Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful food, great service, great cocktails, nice selection of yucatecan food, seafood and steaks, nice desserts, the fish prepared with mango was a nice surprise! Beautiful place off the beaten path, but not hard to find, well-known to the locals. Highly recommend.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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LaHabichuelacun, Director General at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2019

Dear Customers: Thank you for the nice review of our Restaurant, one of my objectives is to make everyone that comes through our doors feel at home and amazed by everything we have to offer. You are more than welcome to come back here and...More

Reviewed June 1, 2019

We come here for dinner every time we come to Cancun, La Habichuela is one of Cancun's hidden treasures, You have to leave the hotel area and go downtown. Believe me you will not regret making the drive. The food is always great and the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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LaHabichuelacun, Director General at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2019

Dear Paul and Natalie: We deeply appreciate your flattering comments about our Restaurant, specially the service. During the 42 years we’ve been in operation. our philosophy has been to give the best products and the best service to all who visits us, as a result,...More

Reviewed May 28, 2019

Great place great service and great food, really romantic had a really good feel to the restaurant. Cocktails were great and lobster bisque was stunning

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Date of visit: May 2019
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LaHabichuelacun, Director General at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2019

Dear Customer: We're happy that you enjoyed the food, the service and the atmosphere of our Restaurant, it was a pleasure to serve you. We are looking forward to welcoming you back! Best regards, Armando Pezzotti

Reviewed May 28, 2019

Run, don't walk there! Food was good but the service was amazing and the ambience is out of this world. it's like being in a fairytale!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank npotts1
LaHabichuelacun, Director General at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2019

Dear Customers: Thanks for your nice review, we're glad that you were happy at La Habichuela, we appreciate you're taking the time to share your great experience. We hope we will be seeing you again very soon! Best regards, Armando Pezzotti

Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

We did a little research and chose to dine at this wonderful local spot downtown. It was nice to get away from the hotel zone of Cancun and experience authentic Cancun. Upon arrival we were greeted by the gracious host and had the best waiters!...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank katyjSF
LaHabichuelacun, Director General at La Habichuela Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2019

Dear Customers: We are so pleased to hear that the food and service of our Restaurant was an unexpected suprise for you, we appreciate you're taking the time to share your great experience at La Habichuela, thanks! We are looking forward to welcoming you back!...More

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Response from LaHabichuelacun | Property representative |
Hello! Yes of course! We are a family restaurant! Hope to see you soon!
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Response from FamilyMan13 | Reviewed this property |
It is a night to explore. Depending on age they will have a great time.
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De verdad, no se pero es un sitio lindo.
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