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Akumal, Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not sure why this is listed in Akumal as it is a bit further south in Chemuyil. Do not follow google maps unless you want to be disappointed as Leos is not there! Pizza was really good, not quite as good as NYC but much less expensive. Oh, the red bottle is ketchup not hot sauce by the way.

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Thank TXmotoX
Chilliwack, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Nice place. Lots of choices, good food. Very busy at times. Worth trying. Pizza was pretty good, but maybe next time something diffetent. Seem to need more sauce.

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Thank CookyM-G
Akumal, Mexico
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The pizza is good for the price. Not great, but good. They have lots of Italian food on the menu and we have tried a few different dishes. All seem to be on the good side! The service is a bit weird for a "gringo" like me to understand. I have been here 20 times (at least), and to me... More 

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Thank marilyndixon
Taylors, South Carolina
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We just wanted takeout and asked our innkeeper where to go. He suggested Leo's. Great idea. Nice friendly people in a small restaurant in the pueblo. It looked like the kind of place to just go hang out. Price was very reasonable.

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Thank dmalcolm72
Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

We ate there in the evening among the locals. It was awesome, and the atmosphere of the town and its people was really nice. The food was good, but average. If you're hungry....it's great! Very inexpensive.

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Thank Nathaniel W
Winnipeg, Canada
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Have heard & read about Leo's & finally ventured over the Chemuyil to try it. Why haven't we gone there sooner. I had the spaghetti bolagnase, sauce was rich & flavourful. Wife had pizza- great crisp thin crust & plain tomato sauce that allows you to enjoy the flavour of the toppings. Others here have complained about the crust but... More 

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Thank Brian_in_MB
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

Leo's is located in old Chemuyil.. a distinctly old Mexican town with lots of local culture... every one is super friendly and treats you liker family.. the food at Leo's is excellent with a mix of Mexican and American... great pizza (my favorite Hawaiian- ham & pineapple) also the lasagna is great...

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Thank Dean L
San Diego, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2015

We saw a lot of great reviews about this place and the kids wanted pizza one night on our trip to Akumal. But we weren't that thrilled. The crust tasted kind of like cardboard. It was definitely not up to the standards of American pizza but fine for a quick family meal.

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Chatham, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

These folks have been in business for decades. Pizza is their attraction, and it's pretty good. The kids were thrilled! Open-air seating under a roof. Friendly staff.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2015

This was our first trip in Chemuyil, and stumbled across this little pizzeria, The best Pizza ever, we had an xlarge bacon, pepperoni, and mushroom pizza. Wow!!!! Also had the shrimp salad, again, wow, the shrimp were grilled to perfection, the lettuce shredded and added a dressing. I wish they delivered to Canada. Very reasonable. Next year, will be a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akumal, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Akumal

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