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La Petita

Beach Road, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fried fish” (12 reviews)
“ceviche” (15 reviews)
“side salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Beach Road, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have gone here a few times each visit for the amazing and fresh shrimp ceviche. Also had a fried fish here that was very good. I love a nice beach restaurant where I can put my toes in the sand and relax. This place is...More

Thank tropictripper
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived at our Condo, Palmas Real, the owners had provided a large binder filled with great information on activities and restaurants in the local area. La Petita was one of the many beachfront restaurants. We wound up going there the last night for...More

Thank PhoenixDennis
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

We went for lunch on a Sunday. It was busy but managed to get an elevated table in the shade. They had live music which was entertaining. We had some guacamole ( why wouldn't you?) Plus for main courses the fried fish (priced by weight)...More

Thank Miles H
Reviewed April 7, 2018

I really wanted to taste their fish tacos, recommended by my daughter. The place was quiet and the tacos delicious with their side dishes of pico de gallo, guacamole and refried beans.

Thank Micarmand
Reviewed April 4, 2018

Absolutely amazing food, no matter what you get, but the whole fish and the ceviches are out of this world, not even starting on the outstanding guacamole. I eat here multiple times on several visits to Puerto Morelos

Thank brittawierig
Reviewed February 23, 2018

Our first dinner in Puerto Morelos, La Petita de la Playita, by the Ojo de Agua beach, is a pleasant beachfront restaurant and bar, with good food and pretty slow service. For a we've-arrived-let's-put-our-feet-in-the-sand-and-listen-to-the-surf kind of dinner, it's casual, tasty, inexpensive and quite good. The...More

Thank Bluegreenseas
Reviewed February 22, 2018

We were having a late lunch, just something light for the two of us. We shared a mixed ceviche and guacamole. They were really good - the ceviche in particular was perfectly made, with lots of lime juice. The guacamole was served with really tasty...More

2  Thank loongirl
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

La Petita is my favorite place to eat when we walk into town. The shrimp cevecha is top notch, the garlic shrimp is delicious, and you get to pick your own fish. The service is fantastic. Very fresh seafood.

Thank Trece J
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

Lots of mosquitos! Kids running around in the sand. That means your food too. The four of us did not have a good experience. But we will try them again.

Thank setnkt
Reviewed October 13, 2017

a pleasure to eat Mexican food and to see the sea. The food was variate and very tasty. a good service too.

Thank Liviu L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Road, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Morelos
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