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Carretera Federal #307, Soliman Bay 77780, Mexico
+52 984 115 9965
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I cant even begin to even describe how perfect each event was in its own way,. Virginia knew the perfect questions to create a day exactly as my husband and I.Virginia created the ultimate weeding paradise at Casa Del Corazon on Soliman Bay We reviewed my budget and Virginia went to work asking all the right questions reviewing different options... More 

Thank Snorkl33
New Orleans, La
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was dead when we came in during the off-season. The proprietor was so welcoming, friendly, and helpful. We had excellent service (likely because we were the only table in the restaurant). The food was delicious (especially the ceviche sampler). The drinks were off the charts as well. Most of all, however, the inside and outside of this restaurant... More 

Thank Emily1012
San Luis Potosi, Mexico
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has to be the most beautiful restaurant in the whole Tulum area. Inside and outside, just spectaular! The service was great and we had the coconut shrimp which was perfectly prepared. the owner, Virginia is the most hospitable and beautiful hostess in the area. We were staying in Tankah Bay, and our host suggested this restaurant. So happy we... More 

Thank cruzmarcia1960
Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is amazing. Prices are super affordable . The service is great. The place is relaxing. We ate shrimp, octopus, stake, tacos. Even dessert an had some nice Beers. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank toronto345
Puerto de la Cruz, Spain
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can I say Everything was perfect - the service , the friendly help, the special dishes still makes my mouth water. An upscale environment with an atmosphere of relaxation and romance. The owners were very helpful in familiarizing us with the area for a number of activities and places to see. Enjoyed dinner so much came back for lunch... More 

Thank James P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was friendly and efficient. The food was very good. We had the sampler ceviche and the pulpo a la paprika. Both were satisfying, fresh and well presented. Portions were a good size. A great plus was the playground at the back which helped the kids pass the time. Ah and also the large serving margaritas :)

Thank Oztica
Middlesboro, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been traveling to Mexico since 1989.....and we found O&L shortly after that...they were under a palapa on the beach then, and after a few storms....they moved across the street. We each tried a different meal, and everything was perfect! Authentic Mexican, friendly, staff, and very attentive .... Dessert was great too. It is worth the drive... Just do... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Choose to eat outside in the jungle with nature or eat inside in the air conditioned dining room or bar. Outside has several areas for privacy. You enter along a pathway and over a bridge with fish swimming by. Staff are very friendly.

Thank CENap2014
port of spain
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Visited after going to the Ruins at Tulum. Great food, great ambience and great service! Good for lunch or a quick snack.

Thank rogerharford
Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

This place is not only beautiful, but they have the best food we have ever eaten and impeccable drinks. The owners are great people, hands on and just a pleasure to get acquainted with. Some of our personal favorites were the Lalo Special, aquachile shrimp, sangria, and passion fruit margaritas. We will go back to visit time and time again... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, Latin, International, Vegetarian Friendly, South American, Central American, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Reservations, Private Dining, Takeout
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
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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