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La Tortilleria de Holbox

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Tiburon Ballena, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
+52 984 875 2443
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very cute cafe where we went for breakfast. The coffee was strong, the strawberry licuado was delicious and we enjoyed the fresh bread they brought out with the chipotle dipping sauce was amazing. My partner order the ham and cheese Spanish tortilleria (individual size) which was huge (enough to probably share between two) and it was very good. Solid prices,... More 

Thank Egill1621
Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the Spanish omelette with chorizo and cheese and also the banana and Nutella pancakes. The food was absolutely delicious. Everything was so fresh! We also ordered amazing milkshake and frappuccino. The staff are lovely too and the cafe is a cute little setting. Will be definitely be back over the course of our stay!

Thank fionamcshane
London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

Absolutely loved the Spanish tortillas / omelettes at this place. They were fresh, fluffy and fat! There were good options for vegetarians and vegans. We had a veggie Spanish tortilla and loved every bite.

Thank CharlieonTravel
Charlotte, North Carolina
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

This place was clean, had very friendly service, and the food was excellent. The omelet was light and airy and delicious. It was large enough I took some with me and had a light breakfast the next day - and very good cold as well. Couldn't recommend it more!

Thank tlc141141
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We were so surprised to find an actual vegan breakfast option (other than fruit & toast) on the island!! What a treat this little place is, we ordered fresh juice and the vegan spanish tortilla with added sundried tomatoes, it also came with bread. Everything was so delicious, we actually ate breakfast here twice! The service was awesome and it... More 

Thank Tleee19
New York City, New York
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

So yummy! and ridiculously filling...I could barely finish one torte and could have probably shared one with my husband or saved half for lunch. BUT, I gobbled it up because it was so yummy! Great value and adorable couple that runs the space. Clean, fresh and easy.

Thank CDanielle A
Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

We have been at that restaurant almost every day during our holbox vacation. They make a spanish tortilla (like a frittata) that is amazingly good! We would order the double one and take half of it with us for an afternoon snack. I also had a sandwich that was made with focaccia bread that was also very good. The service... More 

Thank Vicki L
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

We discovered this breakfast lunch place in the last days of our stay here. The best food i have eating on the island. There is lots of super good food to be found on the island but this restaurant is the absolute best. I think that pretty much sums it up!!

Thank Dave J
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

I can't be more blunt than to say you must eat here! The Spanish tortas are spectacular! I like to eat half for breakfast and save half for my tapas when I come off the beach. It's a lovely little ritual I have with myself! Service is delightful, and it's a nice little spot located in the zocalo under Los... More 

Thank saladbits
Mendocino, California
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016

The frozen coffee frap and fruit shakes were perfect. Limited hours and menu but a perfect spot for breakfast or lunch on the Holbox town square. Fresh Mexican fare with fair prices

Thank Gaswith2ns

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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
Spanish, Mexican, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tiburon Ballena, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Holbox Island
  • Phone Number: +52 984 875 2443

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?