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La Lunita

Hacienda de la Tortuga 2 y 3 Akumal Norte, Q. Ro, Akumal 77729, Mexico
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (74 reviews)
“lamb burger” (19 reviews)
“lobster” (50 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Hacienda de la Tortuga 2 y 3 Akumal Norte, Q. Ro, Akumal 77729, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

Get reservations and ask to sit on the beach. Excellent range of menu options that were all good. Our group enjoyed the lamb chop, grouper special, seafood pasta, and more. Good service and enjoyable setting.

Thank Calif-Family4
Reviewed 3 days ago

The fish was overdone and the service was not very friendly. Bread was good and the location is beautiful.

Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed on Half Moon Bay and found this was the best restaurant in the area. It had the best quality cuisine and best atmosphere. Prices were right in line with the other 2 dining options. It is quiet, no background music, but not stuffy...More

Thank TandD1988
Reviewed 5 days ago

You will find this lovely restaurant on the road to Yal-Ku Lagoon in Akumal. Drive into the beach area and continue thru the town square and head north. We had a green salad and some sort of ceviche appetizer, both very good, and fresh. I...More

Thank sunking64_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We happened across La Lunita on a drive out from Playa del Carmen and so glad we did. Warm and friendly service and great food. My wife had the Tuna burger which we more like a beautifully cooked fillet on a bun whilst I had...More

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I only had the one dish so this won’t be a long review. On the recommendation of a fellow traveler, we came to this popular Akumal restaurant, after having made a reservation by phone (a must.) The service was spread a bit thin due to...More

Thank JohnCorso
Reviewed 1 week ago

A small upscale restaurant with fantastic service! Great selection of wines. I wish I had taken the name of the Mexican Sauvignon Blanc so that I can buy a bottle here at home. Seafood is brought in fresh daily. The Spinach and Goat Cheese Stuffed...More

Thank connie071
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been visiting Akumal for years, and La Lunita is our favorite place for happy hour, or a lovely romantic dinner right on the beach! The staff is extremely attentive, and the mango margaritas are phenomenal, as well as the coconut shrimp and the...More

Thank Akumama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

February 2018 we stayed next door for a week. We couldn't get enough of the amazing food and service!! This place was feet away from our door and right on the ocean. It was beautiful! To eat with your feet in the sand and listening...More

Thank cyndicanada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant on the beach. Amazing food, with some outstanding dishes. Gear service and ambience with the majority of tables on the sand. If you get there around dusk, watch pelicans feeding in the bay. Right on the water on Half Moon Bay. Good service....More

Thank ScubaDyver
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Questions & Answers
3 February 2018|
Response from Richard F | Reviewed this property |
They still have the Friday night special. 3 options. I just had the 2 Lobster tails and the cost was 480 peso. Excellent deal.
2 January 2017|
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Response from Welshjean | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is...plus do not misss Friday night for Lobster Night... Our favorite meal in Mexico!!! We loved their food ...went there three times...always good!!!
2 January 2017|
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Response from Nananddoug | Reviewed this property |
I think it is still on the menu, but not 100% sure. We ate there twice and the food was great, even with special orders.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hacienda de la Tortuga 2 y 3 Akumal Norte, Q. Ro, Akumal 77729, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Akumal
  • Phone Number: 984-875-9070
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