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Restaurante Milpa

Calle Palomino S/N, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
+52 984 875 2026
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good8%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Palomino S/N, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Call to get a reservation at this place EARLY, because the hype is REAL!!! I had one of the absolute best meals of my life here (seabass with a dijon quinoa crust, apple and sweet potato puree, and some sort of brothy sauce from heaven)....More

Thank Madisson R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place really caught us by surprise. We were invited to join another couple and their friend who, thankfully, had made reservations weeks before, and we said, sure, why not? Bottom line, this is true fine-dining cuisine nestled amidst the usual Mexican food stalls, pizza/burger...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The superlatives that reviewers have used recently to describe the meal/experience at Milpa are not exaggerated. This is fine dining at its best. The team of people who bring you drinks and food obviously love what they do and are proud of what they are...More

Thank Judyenewengland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is a world class gourmet establishment nestled among the popular priced Mexican restaurants in this tourist town. The food compares to any major city's finest. Milpa has just seven tables (estimated) and takes reservations only, so plan ahead. Not only is the food...More

Thank DataDogMilwaukee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we passed this restaurant first time we got information that we needed to make a reservation since they we're fully occupied, and what we we're happy that we did so. The service was very good the food excellent and the restaurant interior was also...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very very small place with just about 8 tables. Had to wait 4 days to get in so reserve as soon as you get there. Food is not just good, it's amazing and yet reasonably priced. Just sorry we didn't get there sooner so we...More

Thank Tampabay1954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small restaurant in the centre of Holbox. Superdelicious food!! And put on the plate by an Artist!!!! So beautiful!!!! Reallly friendly and serviceminded owners!!! You must go there, and book in advance, it is full evry evening. Jenny and Anette from Sweden

Thank Anette H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is good. Tasty, original mexican flavours, but imaginative and different and exciting at the same time. Great service from the hostess too. The prices are slightly higher than average for Holbox, but you do get what you pay for. There are a couple...More

Thank Thingymajick
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you would like the very best dining experience Isla Holbox has to offer, I can promise you will totally enjoy Milpa. The plates are exquisite, both in an intermingling of remarkable Mayan-influenced tastes, and also in the unique, colorful artistry of the presentation. Carolina...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 11 February 2018

I am a foodie with a few dietary restrictions, so I will say that they really tried. I found this restaurant pretty average for food, and not nearly the high craft gustatory experience I was expecting from the other reviews I read. They really try...More

Thank bumblebee
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20 December 2016|
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Response from milpares | Property representative |
Hola! Is just one block far from the park, actually is behind the church Greetings carolina
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 9:45 PM
6:30 PM - 9:45 PM
6:30 PM - 9:45 PM
6:30 PM - 9:45 PM
6:30 PM - 9:45 PM
6:30 PM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Palomino S/N, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Holbox Island
  • Phone Number: +52 984 875 2026
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Restaurante dedicado a la cocina mexicana de vanguardia ubicado en el centro de isla Holbox. Se diferencia del resto por presentar y preparar los platillos tradicionales de nuestro pais de una forma única y diferente en Holbox. Ingredientes frescos, locales y regionales que te harán disfrutar de una velada única en un marco incomparable.
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