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Poc Chuc

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More Photos * Add to Trip * Avenida Juarez and Avenida Abasolo, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fantastic authentic Mexican!

I lived in Mexico in college for a bit and have missed authentic Mexican that you can't really find in the US. It's not to be found in Cancun either since it caters to tourists. We did a day trip to Isla Mujeres and were thrilled to have found this spot. Don't miss it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I lived in Mexico in college for a bit and have missed authentic Mexican that you can't really find in the US. It's not to be found in Cancun either since it caters to tourists. We did a day trip to Isla Mujeres and were thrilled to have found this spot. Don't miss it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Right in the heart of downtown (N Beach end) we stumbled on Poc Chuc when we were looking for some tacos or something easy that was NOT on the main strip. Tortas for $25 pesos - pretty sure I ate two and some tacos. We had nachos, fish tacos, chx tacos, beers and water for like $4-5 per person. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I had breakfast there this morning and I will come back often. It was 70 pesos for a meal of Mexican style scrambled eggs win beans, fresh orange juice and a fruit salad.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This is my 10th trip to Mexico. I am a big time foodie and always searchout local and street food. Every thing we had was really good. From huevos divociados to the sopes, poc chuk and margaritas, I was never let down. It is one of those places where you just cant go wrong with anything on the menu. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

people from the restaurant are very kind, a little salty for me but food is great. a good alternative of native food in the island

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Pac Chuc never disappoints. Their chicken enchiladas with mole is a great dish that keeps me returning. The service is friendly and very welcoming.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Pok Chuc has always been one of our favorites for many years, but it was very disappointing on June 16 for a late lunch. The daily special fried fish filet was sliced so very thin, about 1/8 inch, that it had no taste. My wife's chilaquilaes con pollo, previuosly always great, were served cold with only tiny amounts of chicken... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015 via mobile

So glad we stumbled upon Poc Chuc!! It was delicious- highly recommend the guacamole & the fish tacos!! If we ever visit that area again, we'll definitely be back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Great food, great service and prices so reasonable that we dined her at least 5 times during our stay on Isla. We had tortas, fish dishes, meat dishes, everything was tasty. They even offer margaritas and those type of mixed drinks, and they were actually very good as well 👍 you cannot go wrong here if your looking for an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Great fresh and cheap Mexican food. Can't go wrong with the fish tacos (40 pesos for 3). Make sure you head there for lunch!

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Address: More Photos * Add to Trip * Avenida Juarez and Avenida Abasolo, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres
Cuisine: Mexican

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  • Address: More Photos * Add to Trip * Avenida Juarez and Avenida Abasolo, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine

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