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El Pueblito Minisuper

Plaza Ukana, Akumal, Mexico
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Ranked #12 of 13 Attractions in Akumal
Type: Shops, Cultural
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Type: Shops, Cultural

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  • Spanish first
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English first
San Luis Rio Colorado, Mexico
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Very well located and open until late, they have tons of American snacks, basic stuff and cold drinks. Expensive.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

El Pueblito is clean and has a reasonable variety of products. Frankly, there are no fabulous supermarkets in Akumal, which is fine with me! I'm really not interested in the presence of any kind of fully-stocked megastore. I like the fact that Akumal is still small (though it's certainly not as quiet as it used to be). El Pueblito has... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

$200 pesos for a 12 ounce can of coke. The prices in this store and the one across the street are crazy. I live in town and will never shop here or the market across the street. We need an OXXO to give some competition to these guys and the guys across the street.

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Colorado Springs
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We found some great souvenirs there as well as coffee, honey and vanilla that we wanted to take home. When we left, we accidentally left our wallet on the counter and they came out immediately to find us and return it. That was AWESOME!!!

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sa texas
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

This minisuper has everything you need to have a nice day at the beach,from batteries to snorkeling gear,fruit chips you name it ,they have it.

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Toronto, Canada
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Good selection, friendly staff, a little on the pricey side, but still a pleasure to peruse around! I bought a simply excellent bottle of tequila there in December 2012 and went back for it this past trip but they didn't have it.

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New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

The owner and the manager are two of the nicest people I've ever met; that's a good enough reason to shop here. This is a convenience store, not a supermarket, so don't expect a huge selection or the best prices, but it probably has everything you need and it's located right outside the main arch at the entrance to Akumal,... More 

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Burien, Washington
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80 reviews 80 reviews
15 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

The people that work at El Pueblito are very nice, much nicer than another grocery in the area in my experience. They have a nice selection of beer and liquor, as well as gift items and snacks. I always make it a point to stop in here several times during each of our trips to Akumal.

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Toronto, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Your one stop shop in the area for souvieners, snacks, groceries and the little things you need while on vacation. If you're staying in a resort, this is a great place to get cheap snack food and booze to bring home, rather than paying double than on the resort. There are very helpful workers, and they seem to know english... More 

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Top Contributor
256 reviews 256 reviews
68 attraction reviews
314 helpful votes 314 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

We weren't sure how well stocked the local grocery/ convenience stores would be in Akumal but didn't want to pay $30 extra to have the airport transfer service make a stop at a Walmart or super Chedraui type store in Playa. The food has to be hauled into Akumal from larger cities, so you will pay more for the convenience... More 

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