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La Palapa

Hidalgo at Malecon | Lopez Mateos y Pipila, Loreto, Mexico
+52 613 135 1101
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (19 reviews)
“cesar salad” (5 reviews)
“red snapper” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Hidalgo at Malecon | Lopez Mateos y Pipila, Loreto, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

La Palapa is a touristy place which seems local and is locally appreciated. But we found the food to be typical without creative flair and too much attention on selling us more margaritas!

Thank globalecotraveler
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had the whole red snapper fried and it was very good. My wife had a chimichanga and it was very good. The service was good and the margaritas were good also.

Thank Ed U
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us all had different meals and all were excellent. The sangria is very good! Service was prompt and really good. Nice ambience

Thank heron48
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take your friends and family. This is authentic delicious food. The setting was beautiful and the staff friendly. We plan to return soon.

Thank crossbays
Reviewed 1 week ago

After many years since we last visited Loreto we were happy to see La Palapa was still operating as our memories of good food were reinforced. My wife and I enjoy sharing tastes, so on our second visit this trip we mentioned we’d like an...More

Thank Northern-Observer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and drinks in a classic Mexican atmosphere. Our group had seafood, mole, and flan for dessert.

Thank EmaSaloma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After tree visits: Super location, top staff and absolute delicious food. Seafood, meat any style. Our choice, best in town. We are a party of six from Switzerland, and turn back one day!

Thank Erwin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great value, fabulous food and great service. Huge portions, authentic Mexican dishes. Wonderful service, convenient location. Sea bass was delicious and tender. Mexican platter was huge. Split it!

Thank 2Travelingfoxes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ambiance is about the only thing this restaurant has going for it. I noticed when we walked in there were four tables of people waiting for their food. While we waited it took quite some time for those tables to get their food. Chef seem...More

Thank mogcambomama
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A reliable place for a cold beverage or basic lunch when visiting the Mission based on the limited options in this tiny village.

Thank BobKatUSA
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Marci W
7 April 2016|
Response from jamescollenette | Reviewed this property |
Hi---you will need to contact the restaurant direct.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hidalgo at Malecon | Lopez Mateos y Pipila, Loreto, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Loreto
  • Phone Number: +52 613 135 1101
Adequate seafood, poor tres leches, hard sell on time share unexpected and unpleasant
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