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Tacos Tumbras

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Avenue Guerrero, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
Description: Off of Guerrero, between Avenue Lopez Mateos and Avenue Matamoros, next to...
Off of Guerrero, between Avenue Lopez Mateos and Avenue Matamoros, next to the public market. The easternmost of four adjoining restaurants with outdoor seating.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best breakfast on the.cheap! Don't miss it!

Just left Tacos Tumbras.....and it was wonderful! My husband had fried eggs, bacon, and pancakes and chocolate milk, and I, the chiquiles and melon water! We spent $14.00! We eat here every time we come to Isla. Can't beat it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
Sheloveslife
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Hernando, Mississippi
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Hernando, Mississippi
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Just left Tacos Tumbras.....and it was wonderful! My husband had fried eggs, bacon, and pancakes and chocolate milk, and I, the chiquiles and melon water! We spent $14.00! We eat here every time we come to Isla. Can't beat it!

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North Waterboro, Maine
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We eat here many mornings, couldn't help but notice that the residents favor Tacos Tumbras. The staff is helpful, the menu offers a lot and dining here helps stretch your vacation budget. I am a big fan of anything they make with chorizo in it and I would swim from Cancun to get one of their fried bananas! Buena gente... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

There are four little Loncherias side by side on the same parking lot as the Mercado, and across from the Hotel Las Palmas. They all have similar menus, and you really can't go wrong if you are looking for a basic, Mexican breakfast or lunch. All the standard fare is here: from Huevos Rancheros and other eggy breakfasts (35-60 pesos);... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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92 reviews 92 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

There are 4 small restaurants in this open air pavillion. They are not frilly and the service is adequate. But they feel legit and not touristy. plastic tables with plastic table cloths...virtually no english spoken but they know what you are asking. They serve up good "home cooking" at a very low price. I got huevos rancheros with beans and... More 

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portland, Or
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76 reviews 76 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Delicious, fresh, affordable. Nothing fancy but very good. Walking distance to playa norte. Had the fish tacos, very fresh. Friendly locals.

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Long Valley, New Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The market has four great breakfast and lunch places. One better than the next. Tumbras had great shrimp , fish and pork tacos. Ceviche was also very good.

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Acworth, Georgia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We've been to Isla Mujeres several times and ALWAYS eat here. We eat breakfast and lunch several times. The food is consistently delicious and reasonably priced. We've tried several items and have never been unhappy: huevos divorciados, eggs with chorizo, tacos (shrimp, fish and chicken), enchiladas, ceviche, cocktail and my 2 year old loves their French toast. Friendly, family run... More 

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Wallingford, PA
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9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

Make a point to stop by this 4th stall in the row of taquerias at the market on Guerrera ave and be greeted by a friendly staff/family that will greet you with a smile and work hard to give you a low-reasonably prices meal. I got the loaded with shrimp tacos one day and fish tacos the next. Guacamole was... More 

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oakville, ON
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70 reviews 70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

What to say about this fantastic little family owned lunch counter... how about FANTASTIC. Everyone is so friendly and welcoming. Loved the three little girls sitting with papa doing their homework. Love the young man who greets you. Love the ladies behind the counter. LOVE the food. LOVE the price!. We ordered to go to take to the beach. I... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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69 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Tacos Tumbras is a family-owned loncheria outside the Mercado on Guerrero, the farthest one in from the street. We enjoyed refreshing banana and mango licuados (20 pesos each), perfectly cooked Huevos Divorciados (35 pesos) and heavenly Huevos Motulenos (50 pesos). You would be hard pressed to find such a satisfying breakfast for only 125 pesos (about $10 US) for two.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenue Guerrero, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

Off of Guerrero, between Avenue Lopez Mateos and Avenue Matamoros, next to the public market. The easternmost of four adjoining restaurants with outdoor seating.

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