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La Negrita

Allende between Benito Juarez and Rueda Medina, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Ultra Small & Humble with Excellent Food at Unheard of Prices!”
17 Nov 2015
“Delicious food at a little hole in the wall”
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Allende between Benito Juarez and Rueda Medina, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat at La Negrita several times every visit to the island. You'll enjoy quite quick, hot, delicious and satisfying food at very low prices cooked to order and served by the chef.

Thank JHDiaz
Reviewed 18 November 2015

We found this place because our Fodor's guidebook recommended Loncheria La Lomita, which was incorrectly marked for this restaurant's location. Still we decided to give it a try and we were not disappointed! We were tired of over-priced, forgettable tourist food in fancy environments. La...More

1  Thank boethe
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

authentic Mexican food. We enjoyed eating here And would return The owner was a nice man and seemed to take pride in his restaurant.

Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 30 July 2015

So glad we stopped here for lunch instead of the stretch of restaurants on the tourist stretch. Some of those are good too, but if you want to eat where locals eat, this is it. A golf cart vendor at our table and a hotel...More

Thank vgoh
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Been to Isla Mujeres a few times and discovered this little place last year. We fell in love with the tacos as pastor and the frijoles al pastor. The food is really good and the restaurant is quaint. It doesn't open till around 6pm or...More

Thank Scott111670
Reviewed 10 May 2014

We found this place while out walking one day and checked out the menu. It looked good and the owner was very friendly so decided to give it a try. We had garlic fish, nachos and quesadillas all of which were very good. We are...More

3  Thank mimsNewYork
Reviewed 14 April 2014

New location across the street from the old one - nicer, brighter and cleaner. Manuel's lovely daughter whipped up some awesome quesadillas with chorizo, mushroom and cheese for 50 pesos. YUM!

2  Thank WIBS
Reviewed 28 January 2014

You can have the greatest fish fillets here for 60 pesos. We should have written this review earlier. As we get closer to returning to Isla and looking forward to our favorite spots. We will report back soon on prices and menu - know it...More

1  Thank Joanne H B
Reviewed 14 October 2013

On our last trip, it was so hot in the new location that Manuel set us up across the street for a fantastic dinner.

1  Thank Mylex
Reviewed 14 July 2013

This is a local's favorite restaurant. We ate there because of the reviews we had read and even went back more than once. It is a tiny place and I didn't think we was ever going to find it because we kept being told it...More

1  Thank TipsyKitty
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Allende between Benito Juarez and Rueda Medina, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres
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