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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (6 reviews)
“nachos” (3 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Chemuyil 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very clean the people are amazing. The food was wonderful! They have live music on Wednesday and Saturday! If you are in the Rivera Maya it’s worth a visit to this sweet sleepy village with an amazing restaurant thanks to Joe and...More

Thank fds1213113006
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We had the coconut shrimp, great tasting! Also had tacos and nachos they were fantastic, huge portions. Price is reasonable. The staff is Awesome! We will be back.

Thank gerii
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We were staying in Chan Chemuyil, a 2 minute drive through the jungle, so we decided to try La Palapa for dinner for an authentic Mexican experience. The restaurant was full of middle aged drunk American/Canadian tourists singing along with a decent guy doing 70's...More

Thank Tara_and_Franck
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This place is spectacular. Authentic, amazingly delicious, off the beaten path. You won't go wrong choosing a meal here. Every bite is infused with wonderful flavor, made by someone who really loves what they are doing. Won't find such delicious food at this price anywhere...More

Thank Whitney L
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I have been here multiple times and never been disappointed. Carlos has daily specials and they are always yummy. The prices are reasonable too. I live in Akumal and come here with other expats who also love the food here.

1  Thank Charles R
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We ate at La Palapa our last night in Akumal. We had been visiting local eateries through-out our visit - in Akumal Pueblo, Chemuyil, Tulum and a few random road-side stands while exploring the area. Having often been the only tourists in many of the...More

Thank Kimberly1518
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My husband and I ventured away from Akumal Beach to the pueblo and discovered this wonderful little restaurant.

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The restaurant in on a little street in a residential neighborhood on the jungle side of 307. Chemuyil is a great little neighborhood, full of friendly folks, and felt like a step back in time. The waiters are pleasant, the prices are great, and the...More

2  Thank SmithFamily09
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We had Shrimp wrapped with Bacon and a chicken dish. Both were tasty! Wednesday nights feature an American guitar player singing classic and modern rock (Wild Horses, Ring of Fire, songs by R.E.M., etc.), and he is very good! The place was packed.

1  Thank ColoradoDame
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Love this place and the staff. Great grilled fish and very good prices Take the Collectivo there and back from your hotels in the area, Well worth it

Thank HILARY47
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chemuyil 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Chemuyil
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