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Avenida 5, Norte Entre Calles 24 Y 26 | Playa del Carmen Centro, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico (24th y 26th)
+52 984 873 3753
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Watertown, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time here. Absolutely delicious breakfast. Many options and they also offer a kids menu which many others do not. The juices/coffee were incredibly fresh and came with the meal. We would return without hesitation.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for nice & clean Mexican restaurant, this is the place to go! The volcano Nachos are sooo good!! Very well situated on 5th Avenue! Not too expensive.

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Brisbane, Australia
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love La Vagabunda. We always visit a couple of times on each visit to Playa. Very reasonably priced. Great food. Be sure to try the Chilli Con Carne and the Fajitas. Beautiful Great service and views of 5th Ave

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Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The colorful ambiance drew is in and food did not disappoint! The staff is so, so energetic and had great customer service skills. The menu has so much to choose from that even for myself (a vegetarian) it was hard to decide what to order. We got 2 appetizers, 2 (vegetarian) entrees, and a few micheladas and left with very... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good service. Nice cocktails. Good range of food on menu. Reasonable price for Fifth Avenue. Relaxing place to watch the world go by.

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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend was suffering from diabetic shock shortly after we arrived at Vagabunda. The friendly staff snapped into action immediately and mixed a salty/sweet concoction to help out. We ended up taking him to the hospital, but their quick, calm action was much appreciated! The food was amazing, and they make the best Michelada beer mix in Playa!

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Thank jeff c
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, the one we went to is on 5th ave, so not suprising it's expensive ish...the service is very attentive, the food is great, sensible kids menu, great burger!!! ( I had been craving a burger, and this one did not disappoint!!) lovely breakfast choices too- trad Mexican, or more American choices as well. Children are made a fuss of,... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colo USA
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at Vagabunda and ordered two bowls of soup. What was served surprised our eyes and tastebuds: large bowls of excellent tortilla soup. We had the lime and the creamy - both were excellent. So filling that we asked the waiter to box up the garlic fish entree for tomorrow's lunch.

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Thank Biobabe
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had breakfast here for 5 days. The best fruit platter ever. They add some granola and yoghurt on the side.

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Thank mister21
Des Moines, Iowa
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed a large breakfast in Vagabunda's outdoor patio. Service was prompt and food tasty. Orange juice was freshly squeezed, coffee served with cream, and meal was served in a timely manner. There's nothing fancy here, just good ole-fashion breakfast food for those looking for a filling meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:30
Monday
07:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:30
Thursday
07:00 - 23:30
Friday
07:00 - 23:30
Saturday
07:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 5, Norte Entre Calles 24 Y 26 | Playa del Carmen Centro, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
    (24th y 26th)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 3753
Description
Traditional recipes hand-picked from the Mexican countryside create the foundation for Vagabunda's bold menu. Using honest ingredients and modern techniques, La Vagabunda presents authentic Mexican & International dishes with a new twists. Also featuring an unsurpassed selection of tequilas, we guarantee you'll find the bright and vibrant restaurant just as exciting as the food. Since 2000 Local's Favorite for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?