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La Vita e Bella

Carretera Km 1, Tulum 77717, Mexico
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
19 Oct 2017
“Great front beach restaurant”
3 Oct 2017
“Back again this year”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mexican, Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Carretera Km 1, Tulum 77717, Mexico
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We stayed on beach palapas a full afternoon, enjoying the sea, fresh drinks and good snacks/appetizers. Service crew was friendly, available and efficient. Of course, the incredible Tulum's panorama contributed to a very good time there.

1  Thank Gilles W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Had a couple drinks with my Girlfriend and enjoyed it. Was here last year for the day and the place has all new tables and chairs. Very nice spot to watch the world go by. Never ate this year but I do know the food...More

1  Thank masonjar62
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for an early dinner after visiting Coba. The food was good, the service was good and the beach setting was nice. My husband had two beers, bottle of water, chips&salsa, and a house specialty called pollo maya (see photo) . I had...More

1  Thank thetattooedlady
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We visited in 2013 and found a little gem in the middle of Paradise Beach, where brides rushed past you with their wedding dresses onto white powered sand. Lanterns hung from the walls and the food was gorgeous. Ok fast forward to 2016 lanterns are...More

1  Thank easterchick
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Stayed at this hotel - enjoyed the inclusive breakfast the first couple of mornings, but was bit redundant after that. Italian themed menu...pizza was good. Staff were great. Cozy, relaxed bar as well. But at the end of the day, this restaurant is all about...More

Thank SusieQpacific
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner ate at This restaurant and first the waiters were treating Not equal diferent gender (I didnt receive a menu & wasnt asked if the Service was ok, only him) and second, the pizza has too much average. We look to our...More

Thank Flávia L
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Amazing service, right on the beach! Great views, excellent prices! Absolutely loved everything about this place all around!

Thank Sean B
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Our hotel had a half price for sunbeds deal with the place next door to this. However, it seemed rather soulless and I'd read positive reviews of la vita e Bella so we came here. Much more character - thatched sunshades and restaurant/ hotel buildings...More

Thank JanetPom
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

The food is pretty good, the view is fabulous. Just be aware they charge 5% to use a credit card, which isn't customary in this area.

Thank DDfromSF
Reviewed 14 April 2016

I had somewhere read this was the best Italian restaurant on the beach, wrong! We were practically the only four customers, we sat inside a huge empty, uninviting space on a very breezy evening. The waiter had no English but offered us their catch of...More

Thank RonsyRoo
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27 November 2016|
Response from easterchick | Reviewed this property |
It's open! Not the same as it was a few years back but we were treated great and it's great value right on the beach front.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Km 1, Tulum 77717, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: 305-831-4970
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