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Viva Zapata

) #7 of 70 Restaurants in Holbox Island ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , , Mexican
Calle Damero 67 Solar 14 | Near to the mail square, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
+52 984 875 2362
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (64 reviews)
“shrimp” (74 reviews)
“stone crab” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
Bar, Grill, Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Damero 67 Solar 14 | Near to the mail square, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
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11 - 20 of 1,341 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Back on Holbox again and Viva Zapata continues to be a fantastic spot. Great drinks, great food and a wonderful staff.

Thank Howard B
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Service was very good ! Food was just ok I had the Zapata shrimp it had way to MUCH cilantro stone crabs were just ok . The problem was when 4 people walked into restaurant they had been drinking were loud the one man had...More

Thank Aspargus
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We visited twice. Once for drinks and ceviche and another time for dinner. Both times were good. The food was nice, But nothing that will knock your socks off. The drinks were what made us come back, and we would do it again. Really nice...More

Thank meritaleja
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Grilled octopus brochettes were the die for! Steak was cooked well, a bit fatty but very tasty. Good Mexican red wine, love the grill set up they have here.

Thank AngeKEric
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

BEST lobster dinner I've had in a restaurant. FANTASTIC drinks and service!!! It's on my repeat list asa must!!

Thank Missey W
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This is my favorite restaurant in Holbox! Always friendly, delicious food, amazing drinks and a laid back vibe and charm that it makes it so nice to dine here! My first meal every time I come here!

Thank kketch
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This place has great food. The staff were super nice. The drinks were good. They take credit cards and their prices were totally reasonable even for lobster. What more could want.

1  Thank maj99
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Resembling many other Holbox eateries from the outside, Viva Zapata takes on its unique personality when you see the revolutionary mural on your right as you enter the bar and lounge and pass through to the large, well divided dining space beyond. We were a...More

Thank Hawk470
Reviewed 8 May 2017

great service and ggod food. we stopped here for drinks a couple of times and had dinner one night and were very happy!

1  Thank tikitove
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Worth a try , but there are a lot of good choices in Holbox to eat. This place is well run, and the service is very efficient. Food is good and it's a safe choice. Can be busy in evening - we had about 30...More

Thank Timothy Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Damero 67 Solar 14 | Near to the mail square, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Holbox Island
  • Phone Number: +52 984 875 2362
  • E-mail
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