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Set right on the beach, this restaurant is a must. Most people eat here for the first time because they are staying at the hotel, but after one meal they become hooked and come back as often as possible before they leave the island.


The menu is Mexican and International, changing daily depending on what can be made fresh. Seafood and pastas are top sellers, plus, you can order a drink from the bar.

Barquito is a popular bar and grill that happens to specialize in Mexican cuisine. As far as service and setting, you can expect the formality to be very casual. Diners are welcome to come by to enjoy both breakfast and lunch, so make time to try it. You could discover flavors you've been missing all your life.


Located on the island of Holbox, in the general vicinity of Downtown Holbox, Barquito is on the premises of Hotel Mawimbi.

There are a some attractions within a short distance of the restaurant, helping tourists to try something new every afternoon. Two of the closest landmark sites from their location include Central Plaza and Holbox Ecological Preserve, both of which are only a quick ride away.

Another point of interest in the area near this location is Holbox Beach, a nearby beach, where you might nod off after a good meal or a long day.

Nearby Restaurants

For those looking for an area restaurant that has similar menu items or a similar ambiance, there is no lack of nearby options to consider, including Restaurante Casa Lupita.

On the other hand, if you're looking for something a little different, this part of Holbox has an excellent list of restaurants that will be sure to satisfy nearly every kind of diner. For example, you could also try Italian eats at Cariocas Pizzas Holbox, which is a short distance away west.

Contact Info

Location: Calle Igualdad, Holbox

Phone: (984) 875-2003



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