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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Seafood Restaurant
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“The oldest restaurant in Mahahual is a must with great seafood, a large a menu and great staff right on the coast of the caribbean it is great for lunch, dinner or a beach day. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Nice menu and quiet location just south of Mahahual's walking boulevard (The Malecon) Located on the Caribbean Sea they host live music occasionally.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Lodging
“Clean beautiful beach, wonderful hosts, good food at the restaurant. Small plunge pool for cooling off. This is one of the most community minded places in Mahahual. The owners founded "No Plastico es Fantastico" and continually support local schools and beach cleanups. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“DINNER MENU Enjoy delicious pizzas and a glass of wine in this intimate atmosphere, also good for family dinner.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best place for fresh fish. Pick your fish from an iced cooler and they will cook it up like you want. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Good prices and service. Large menu with a variety of types. Good selection of Tequilas”
  • 10 locals recommend
Cafe
“This is a local's breakfast and lunch place. Very good prices and food. I often stop in for a bacon, egg and cheese on a big bun for breakfast. Its all fresh and made right there and very inexpensive. One of my "go-to's".”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Lugar perfecto para familias grandes o grupo de amigos.. la playa es bonita y limpia ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
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“New kid on the block. It's great for some new dishes in the Mahahual scene. Set up as a wine bar they offer a great brunches and a dinner menu. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Beach
“Pease go to Hayhu Bar & Grill, It is a beautiful beach club, about 20 minutes out of town, It is breath taking and worth the trip. The food and drinks are amazing and the views spectacular!”
  • 26 locals recommend
Lodging
“This is a great place to visit if you want some beach time, just one hour drive from Bacalar, and great food, fresh fish on the beach!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bus Line
“La estación de buses ADO se encuentra a cinco cuadras desde las cabañas caminando por el malecón.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“They are close by and have ice, beer, liquor and can exchange the empty big Water jug for a new one for about 30 pesos ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Dive Shop
“Estamos ubicados al lado del centro de buceo "Mahahual Dive Center", es una excelente opción para realizar su bautismo de buceo y también para maravillarse con la vida marina de Mahahual.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“This is another of our favs. The food here is reasonably priced, the staff are very nice and the food is excellent. We’ll eat here weekly. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Los helados artesanales son deliciosos, aparte tienes smoothies y tizanas de sabores muy ricos. ”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Seafood Restaurant
“The oldest restaurant in Mahahual is a must with great seafood, a large a menu and great staff right on the coast of the caribbean it is great for lunch, dinner or a beach day. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Nice menu and quiet location just south of Mahahual's walking boulevard (The Malecon) Located on the Caribbean Sea they host live music occasionally.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“DINNER MENU Enjoy delicious pizzas and a glass of wine in this intimate atmosphere, also good for family dinner.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best place for fresh fish. Pick your fish from an iced cooler and they will cook it up like you want. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Good prices and service. Large menu with a variety of types. Good selection of Tequilas”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Lugar perfecto para familias grandes o grupo de amigos.. la playa es bonita y limpia ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“This is another of our favs. The food here is reasonably priced, the staff are very nice and the food is excellent. We’ll eat here weekly. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
“We enjoy the breakfasts here. The chillaquilles are the best in town. Very good food, nice cushions on the seats and sliding doors that can block the wind when you need to get away from the wind. ”
  • 3 locals recommend

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