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Plaza Principal, Holbox Island, Mexico
+52 969 935 0804
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good20%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
28 May 2013
“Italian menu”
21 Feb 2013
“Nice place, terrible food! Avoid!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Plaza Principal, Holbox Island, Mexico
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Reviewed 28 May 2013

Had an outstanding italian meal, I had a seafood pasta and my partner a pasta, couldn't recommend them more, very enjoyable

Thank rebeccalindgren67
Reviewed 22 February 2013

The place was recommended as being run by Italians, but any Italian would have been ashamed by the pasta. It was the blandest seafood pasta we have ever tasted, so bad we just sent it back. The waitress was nice and apologised, but then the...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 23 July 2012

We ate here 4-5 times on our 6 day trip to Holbox. They have the best home made pasta. My son LOVED their gnocci so much, he asked the chef for the recipe so I can make it for him at home. The chef is...More

Thank hetal p
Reviewed 9 July 2012

We were the only ones at 6:00pm. The service was good and fast enough; we surely had to ask twice for the salt and the "salsas" (it can happen anywhere). The pizza was good, not excellent, but better that other places on the island. The...More

1  Thank mexicorentals
Reviewed 22 June 2012

This charming little place on the square had by far the best pizza! We came multiple times because their pasta and pizza were so good. All made in house. The Lobster pizza, margerita and El Diablo were all wonderful! We loved sitting on the street...More

2  Thank Tanja F
Reviewed 11 June 2012

We ate some pasta which was quite good, they didn't have pizza that particular day. The chef is italian, and he does the simple italian food you'd eat at home. Nothing spectacular but satisfying and tasty. The service seemed a bit overwhelmed with only 4...More

Thank PierBover
Reviewed 17 April 2012

place is nice and well located, right in the zocalo. Food is good, we had salads and pizza; everything is good except for the service; too slow and you have to ask twice for everything.

Thank 4dad3sparza
Reviewed 7 April 2012

Attention at this restaurant is poor compared to other Holbox places.Pizzas are made with good quality ingredients but nothing exceptional.Overall attention Is good but the staff is not efficient,they forgot to order one of our family member's main course and since the kitchen is slow...More

Thank Juvalenc
Reviewed 26 March 2012

If you want poor/indifferent service, ok (but nothing special) food, an obligatory 10% tip added to your bill (which is totally illegal), and a manager with a dreadful client service attitude, then this is the place for you. However, I would recommend going somewhere (anywhere!)...More

Thank ojosazulesCancun
Reviewed 20 February 2012

We thought this restaurant was great. When you are in need of something other than tacos, this is a very good italian restaurant. It has a good location right on the central square and some of the tables are out a bit, so you get...More

3  Thank PaigeCK
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  • Address: Plaza Principal, Holbox Island, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Holbox Island
  • Phone Number: +52 969 935 0804
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