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Oscar & Lalo

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Carretera Federal #307, Soliman Bay 77780, Mexico
+52 984 115 9965
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West Hempstead, New York
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From the moment you walk through the Huge wooden doors at the front entrance and walk over a fantastic creek via the wooden bridge you know you are in for a great dining experience. Not only is their food fantastic but their specialty drinks are amazing. Made from all fresh fruits and herbs you will have a hard time deciding... More 

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Langley City, Canada
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The atmosphere in the restaurant is lovely, both inside and out. We were just in Mexico in March for 10 days and the food was so delicious we went twice. Service is fantastic with a lovely personal touch. I recommend this restaurant just about 15 minutes from both Akumal or Tulum! Fabulous...

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Princeton, New Jersey
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You may drive by Oscar and Lalo's a number of times, as we did, and wonder what type of place it is behind that entrance. I can tell you that it is wonderful! It has been there many years and is now hosted by Lalo's daughter, Virginia. Great atmosphere, great food choices, great flavors, great service, great drinks and just... More 

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Indian Rocks Beach, Florida
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had read about this place years ago in a travel magazine and wanted to find it. Wasnt hard to find- it is right by the side of the road! Beautiful place! Doesnt look like much from the outside, but inside is so lush and tropical. Very clean and manicured. There is indoor and outdoor seating. The outdoor seating is... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is very nice, both the indoor dining as well as the gardens dining. The food could have been nice too if it was not served very cold. We had to wait a long time and when we asked what happened to our food it suddently and quickly came from the kitchen cold. It looked like it was ready... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to access from 307, and the food and drinks are delicious. The ambience and decor is absolutely lovely, and the hammocks and play area for the kids make for a relaxing afternoon. Definitely a place to return to many times over.

Thank tyannmarcink
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've driven by Oscar & Lalo's for a number of years and yet have never chosen to dine there. I've been missing out! This restaurant is beautiful, both the indoor dining as well as the gardens dining. Staff are very attentive. The food... amazing! Some of the best guacamole and chips in Mexico! The three of us enjoyed the octopus... More 

Thank Kelly M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Celebrated our Son's Birthday at Oscar y Lalos we had the Deli Bacon Wrapped Shrimp and the Octopuss normally not our favorite but it was out of this world. Big Jumbo Prawns with Relishes Bacon 🥓. The Octopuss Tendar. The staff where very attentive to our Son's Birthday making him feel very special. I'm glad we made reservations ahead of... More 

Thank Georgina M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with our 2 year old and 4 year old. The kids loved the play ground and brave Iguanas that let us check them out while we waited for our food. The place is beautiful with a bridge over a koi pond. Stone walls and floors inside and sandy floors and huts over the tables outside. There is also... More 

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94 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and i went for a nice dinner. We sat outside under a roof as it was raining, it should have been a perfect evening. Our waiter first brought our drinks then our appetizer, which he set off to the side on a serving tray near the rain. He walked away and after almost 10 minutes returned, and then... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Central American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Federal #307, Soliman Bay 77780, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Soliman Bay
  • Phone Number: +52 984 115 9965
Wonderful Palapa Restaurant since 1982 with a pebble floor, mayan sculptures, waterfalls, hammocks, exotic birds, a peaceful garden with a fantastic jungle setting. Excellent Seafood, Authentic Mexican and Yucatecan Cuisine. World Famous "Lalo's Special", a dish made with fresh shrimp, lobster, calmer, fish and chicken fajitas is Superb. The ceviche made of fresh fish, shrimp, lobster, octopuss and lemon is also exceptional. The most relaxing place to laze in a hammock after a delicious feast.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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