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Alvaro Obregon | Cnr. malecon y Ocampo, La Paz, Mexico
+52-1-624-176-1596
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09:00 - 23:45
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Seattle
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306 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Huge variety of cold offerings, friendly staff, delicious ice cream. We especially enjoyed the chocolate chip! Place was packed but they provided very efficient service so don't let the crowd outside disuade you from going. Very enjoyable on a warm Saturday night as we strolled the malecon. Highly recommend!

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Thank SandJbusytravelers
Oceanside, California
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is original local ice cream. Some people get really excited about the Thrifty Ice Cream in town but this far surpasses it. You'll know it because its the one with the line out the door all the time!

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Thank JanetHPB
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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457 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 362 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

You know when you are walking around and hot or tired or cranky or all three and need a pick-me-up, but don't want a full meal yet and then you happen upon an ice cream store? And you feel like it's a miracle? Well, that was what La Fuente was like for us. Then, it gets better: not only do... More 

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Thank DB-Raw
Indy
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691 reviews
363 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Oh yes, the ice cream looked amazing but the frozen fruit pops were the winners this pm. Pineapple and lime were hits with us. I'm sure we will have to stop in tomorrow to evaluate the ice cream. For 1.25 per pop, this place is my top of the list for sweets. Mmmmmmmm

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Thank IndySig
Seattle, Washington
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

There's a reason this place is so popular and always has a line - because it's that good. There are others and you don't have to wait - but this is the place. The place I ate at 3 times in 3 days. Pistachio ice cream Popsicle - This was the hit. Eat with care, hubbie got a couple of... More 

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Thank AFischer72
San Diego
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96 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I have been visiting La Paz for about 15 years and eating ice cream from the famous polka dot tree place, aka La Fuente! They have the most amazing flavors of ice cream and paletas. You can sample a bunch of flavors - I like their unique fruit flavors the best. They also have great cone cups. If you are... More 

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New York City, New York
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

My family and I visited La Fuente on a recent trip to Baja with Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic. During lunch, they served us popsicles from the ice cream shop. There were a variety of flavors to choose from, all which had raw ingredients in them. The pistachio popsicle was incredible! There were little pieces of the nut scattered within... More 

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La Paz, Mexico
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The ice cream is the best in the Baja..... The ice pops come in about every fruit type grown in Mexico, all delicious but I'm partial to the LIMON that brings me back to my youth and the Italian Ice I came to love. Must go for a mid day pickup or take home for a guilt free late night... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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54 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

There is definitely something for everyone. Basic familiar flavors to exotic and delicious Mexican combinations like lime and chili

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Kailua, Hawaii
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We were advised to not miss the ice cream at La Fuente, but I don't eat dairy and thought that there wouldn't be anything for me. I was wrong. Along with the large assortment of ice creams of both common and unusual flavors, there are also interesting and delicious sorbets (I chose Guanabana, which I know as Soursop) and a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:45
Monday
09:00 - 23:45
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:45
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:45
Thursday
09:00 - 23:45
Friday
09:00 - 23:45
Saturday
09:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alvaro Obregon | Cnr. malecon y Ocampo, La Paz, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  La Paz
  • Phone Number: +52-1-624-176-1596

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?