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La Tranquita

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Ave. Kabah Mz1. Smz 13. Lote 22. Plaza Zona Zentro, Cancun 77500, Mexico
019988021841
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 67
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A Delicious Introduction to Cancun

We really enjoyed our meal there. The food was very tasty and the staff very helpful. It had a nice patio. We would call it perhaps "urban Mexican"

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2013
Bpreston105
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Ancaster, Canada
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Bar scene
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Excellent meal, food is delicious, excellent service, the waiters are kind, they gave you a fast and a kind service

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This place is a small restaurant downtown Cancun, serves pizza, meat and some seafood. Drinks variety is limited, but price is good. After 10PM they play live music. If your wallet is hurt, try this place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

It was my second time there. First time was a week night and it was crowed. This time saturday evening and it was empty. Have no complaints

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013 via mobile

We ordered bunch of everything for everybody, everything was very good. Servers always checking on us. Cool live.music.

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Ancaster, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

We really enjoyed our meal there. The food was very tasty and the staff very helpful. It had a nice patio. We would call it perhaps "urban Mexican"

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Discovered this restaurant 3 years ago on a recommendation of a local and have returned the following two years during my visits.. Fantastic food and extremely reasonable prices. Have fallen in love with the their Combination dinner and strongly recommend this dish. The owner goes out of his way to welcome you and make you feel at home. I intend... More 

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Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

Thank you, Rulo, for an amazing experience! We were really impressed with the delicious food, excellent service, and great ambience. Kids loved their pizza (came out perfect temp ready to eat!) and mom & dad loved the chicken chimichurri & ribeye steak dinners! Dessert was also amazing & my cappuccino was better than any "coffee" place in Cancun! We will... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

The place is a bit hidden, but once you find it you will come back, the prices are reasonable and the food is very good, my girlfriend still remembers their corn bread as the best she's ever had.

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Cancun, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

At Kabah Ave., one of the main avenues of Cancun, there's a little Argentinian style restaurant, specializing in broiled meat, pastas and pizzas. Menu selection is on the short size but price-quality is fair to low-expensive being food quality fair also. Try the special deals which are good and combos. The "panqueques" with "dulce de leche" are good and tasty... More 

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Cancun, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

I visited with my wife, as it ranks very high in Cancun restaurants. To our surprise, it looks better from the inside than from outside as it is located in a small mall like area. It has a great deck outside, unfortunately, we could sit out as it was very sunny. Service was prompt and very attentive. Prices are fairly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ave. Kabah Mz1. Smz 13. Lote 22. Plaza Zona Zentro, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: 019988021841

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 20

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?