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La Tranquita

Ave. Kabah Mz1. Smz 13. Lote 22. Plaza Zona Zentro, Cancun 77500, Mexico
019988021841
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Ranked #189 of 530 restaurants in Cancun
Price range: $7 - $20
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
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English first
Cancun
Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013 via mobile

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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Cancun
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118 reviews 118 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
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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Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

A steak house that serves great steaks, grilled the way you ask for, and with the right seasoning, not too salty or too plain. Prices are fair and they allow to BYOB of wine for a $150 pesos fee, so that's another plus vs other Cancun restaurants that charge up to $500! It has a become a regular place for... More

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Ancaster, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
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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70 reviews 70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
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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88 reviews 88 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
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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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2012

Spent a great night at La Tranquita! Largely a spot for locals, the food was amazing and very reasonably priced! The owner speaks english perfectly and is lovely and very informative. We started off with a couple empanadas and the queso fondito with green peppers - yum! The "verdita" salad was so delicious and big enough for the whole table... More

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