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La Providencia

Calle Shambala s/n | Colonia Roca Blanca, Zipolite 90704, Mexico
+52 958 100 9234
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“coconut shrimp” (14 reviews)
“turnovers” (11 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Shambala s/n | Colonia Roca Blanca, Zipolite 90704, Mexico
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

The fresh catch is what you need to order. We had the Tuna and it was the best freshest Tuna I have ever had.

Thank seascapeguy
Reviewed 22 March 2018

La Providencia offers a romantic vibe and rather elaborated cuisine that's apart from the otherwise delicious elemental dishes available in town. Not an everyday place, special.

Thank Marignyland
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Went here with friends who frequent here. Party of 6. Food was really good and nice to see selections outside the 'standard fare' here. Enjoyed the appy of shrimp turnovers and the fish was really good. Cooked perfect. My hubby opted for a pork tenderlion...More

Thank Smarties43
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Very interesting menu of largely fish and beef. The service and the food were delightful. Highly recommended

Thank RayMinard
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Had a tomato soup with blue cheese to die for. Amazing taste and combination of flavors. Tuna fish in a balsamic and rosemary dressing over watermelon slices. Again a great taste combo you wouldn't expect. Very reasonable prices as well. I would put this as...More

Thank Martypet
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

This place is comparable to many high class restaurants. They have added new items to the menu. Exceptional soups and appetizers. You must reserve to get seating. Everything we tried was great.

Thank Shou1
Reviewed 25 February 2018

This place is great. Amazing service and spectacular food. It definitely stands out in this area.Make sure you have reservations as its always packed. If they tell you its spicy...it is!!! lol i have never see my wife sweat like that...lol thanks for the memories..Cheers

Thank ottoman119
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We have been going to Zipolite for 12 years (off and on). We always make sure we visit La Providencia for our anniversary. We have never been disappointed. The chef is higly talented and the food is very well done. The service is great! Ambiance...More

Thank Hakuna-Matata-1986
Reviewed 9 February 2018

La Providencia is situated a bit off the beach. It is a pleasant, nice restaurant mostly in the open in the midst of trees. There is a bar with a good selection of beverages and drinks as well. Staff was in general friendly and helpful....More

Thank Stefan Z
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We’ve eaten at this little charmer in all 3 of their locations, and will continue to seek them out. The food is excellent and we’d recommend having a reservation- if you arrive as they open you might get lucky but it really fills up.

Thank KGGFamily
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 19
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Shambala s/n | Colonia Roca Blanca, Zipolite 90704, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Zipolite
  • Phone Number: +52 958 100 9234
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Located at the west end of Zipolite, close to Alquimista beach, it's a small restaurant full of surprises, great food, excellent ambiance, beautiful decor, and the best quality in all the ingredients, always trying to make our costumers have a memorable dining experience.
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