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“Pleasant!”
Review of Lo Que Hay

Lo Que Hay
Ranked #6 of 73 Restaurants in Playa Samara
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $2 - $9
Cuisines: Mexican, Latin, Bar, Seafood, Spanish, Central American, Costa Rican
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Good for: Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Lo Que Hay (It Is What It Is) is a lively beachside bar, serving tapas, tacos, nachos, and more. We've got delicious food, excellent views, and live music twice a week. Add in our extensive cocktail menu, ice-cold beer, and super staff, and we bet you'll feel right at home here. Bienvenidos!
New York, NY
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Pleasant!”
Reviewed January 4, 2013

Good tacos, nice breakfast, faster service than in most other places. Very well located right on the beach. Also very good prices.

Visited December 2012
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oakland, ca
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3 reviews
“taco tuesday y wifi!”
Reviewed January 1, 2013

great spot on the beach! enjoyed the cheap breakfast (eggs, toast & fruit) & tuesday corrizo tacos! great service!

Visited December 2012
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Richmond, California
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Great beach restaurant”
Reviewed December 31, 2012

My husband and I rode our bike down here one day from our Hotel, VIllas Playa Samara. We wanted a drink on the beach and this place fit the bill! He had a beer and I had a Pina Colada. We liked the place so much we came back for apps later in the day. We came on "Taco Tuesday" where they had a beer and a chorizo taco for $2. Yum! We also ordered the grilled stuffed avocado and it was yummy! We sat on the beach and watched the sunset and enjoyed our surroundings. Good WiFi signal, awesome service and atmosphere and yummy food! A must in Samara!

  • Visited December 2012
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Austin
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great beach location!”
Reviewed December 31, 2012

Drinks were excellent. Beachfront location was excellent, days and especially nights. A great, funky, laid-back place. Go to the visitors' center at the main entrance to Samara and get some free drink coupons for Lo Que Hay! (We didn't eat any of the food there...but we heard that it is quite good.)

  • Visited January 2012
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Great, laid back place”
Reviewed December 29, 2012

Stayed in playa samara for a month. stayed in apt. above restaurant. wonderful warm atmosphere. Awesome American owners from Georgia. Great place to watch live football. Super yummy tacos!

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