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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” (10 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Shambala s/n | Colonia Roca Blanca, Zipolite 90704, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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

Thank RayMinard
Reviewed 1 week ago 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
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 10 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
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Just spent 2 weeks traveling from Mexico City to Zipolite and Oaxaca City and the meal we had here was the absolute best. There were 3 of us. We had 2 bottles of very nice wine from Baja, 4 appetizers, 3 entrees and a dessert...More

Thank Rickyardo
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

La Providencia far surpassed our expectations. It is a quaint, romantic restaurant placed in the middle of the jungle in Zipolite. My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the meal- the goat cheese turnovers were spot on and both of our fish dishes were fantastic. It...More

Thank sepekala
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We dined at La Providencia twice while we were staying in Zipolite and both times the experience was delightful. The friendly helpful service and imaginative delicious food meant this was easily the best restaurant we visited on our 2 week trip to Mexico. Reservations are...More

Thank mynci
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 16 - USD 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, Business meetings, 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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