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“Hard not to love Lo Que Hay”
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: Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, 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!
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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2 reviews
“Hard not to love Lo Que Hay”
Reviewed February 10, 2013

The BEST mojitos on the beach, by far. We ate and drank here every afternoon over our nine day vacation. I highly recommend the grilled avocados - delicious!

  • Visited January 2013
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Columbia, Missouri
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5 reviews
“Great view. Great Taco's Great Service”
Reviewed February 7, 2013

We loved Lo Que Hay. The food was great. The service was great and the view was amazing. We ate here several times over our 6 day stay

Visited November 2012
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Cameron Park, CA
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8 reviews
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“Great and relaxing!”
Reviewed February 1, 2013

Great place on the beach to get tacos and a beer. Must try is the mojo tacos for lunch or if you are their for breakfast, go with the breakfast tacos and ad chorizo. Good prices too, its a regular for our family for lunch.

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank mmessier2
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Park Rapids, Minnesota
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Excellent!”
Reviewed January 30, 2013 via mobile

We have been here four times during our stay. The food is great, fresh and inexpensive. The location on the beach is central and close to everything. If you are English only speakers like us, it is nice because most of the staff is either American or Canadian. Get a tan, have a beer, eat the best tacos and appetizers ever!

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Thank tamo54
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Arlington, Virginia
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Tasty and relaxing”
Reviewed January 27, 2013

Nice spot, we really enjoyed our food here. They have a nice location with lots of seating both on the beach and in their shaded area around the bar, plus some hammocks for lounging. The corn and flour tortillas are AWESOME which is always a plus. They took my special order quesadilla without any issue and hubby got the special with was a jerk chicken taco and we both enjoyed our meal. Great value for the good food and friendly service!

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank Amybunny27
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