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All 205 Tulum Restaurants

Mateo's Mexican Grill

Tulum Beach Road-Boca Paila KM 5.2 | Zona hotelera Tulum, Tulum 77505, Mexico
+52 984 179 4160
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Ranked #66 of 205 Restaurants in Tulum
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $35
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Cancun, Mexico
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

This was not our first visit here and we liked to visit at least every week we used to travel from Cancun every Tuesday which is my day off because I loved their food and the attention it was receiving, but this week we take a great disappointment which is why not as drastic as the best restaurant in Tulum... More

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 NEW

We were recommended this place by our hotel concierge after taking a ride down to see the Tulum ruins. Food was great. My boyfriend said they were the 'best chicken tacos he's ever had', and when entering 2 American couples told us the fajitas and chicken tacos were excellent. I got chicken fajitas which were great. They have a parking... More

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

What a horrible disappointment. I've been eating delicious street food for the last week and we decided to eat something a little different. Ordered fish tacos and spouse ordered a burger. Burger bun stale and not very tasty. Fish tacos were actually alright but served next to ice cold rice and a very small portion of cold beans. The drinks... More

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Alberta, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

On our visit to Tulum we found this wonderful place, full of magic and rich flavors, with a beautiful view on the terrace and good food especially the fish tacos and ceviche of octopus .Altamente recommended and will definitely return soon.

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Nevada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My husband and i ,went to Mateo's for dinner but we arrive at sunset and the view was awsome in the third floor ,the whole fish is really good and also the shrimp with bacon ,there's so many diferent flavors in it .Of course the service is nice ,and its a beautyfull place to eat and have fun at the... More

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Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We found this place just walking around and decide to have dinner there,and I have to say that it was a good choice because we try the fish tacos and they are delicious ,its a very smart combination of diferent ingredients specially the mango sauce OMG it was so good. We want to thank our waiter Jose because he was... More

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Halifax, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

On a day of random happy hour visits we thought we would try this seemingly popular Mateo's Mexican Grill. What a disappointment! perhaps because we had just come from a fabulous experience at Mivida across the street, we were set for more great drinks and food. Not the case at Mateos, the the drinks we could not even finish one... More

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Stillwater, OK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I had their fish tacos one night, and their steak tacos the next. I was impressed by the food. The service left little to be desired for, on Tulum time though. The only problem that I had was when we went with a large group, the tip was automatically entered, but didn't say how much it was. It left us... More

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Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We visit Tulum just for one day and we went to Mateos because a friend recommended, and we are very happy because they have the best burguer in all the Riviera it taste so good with diferent flavors in the meat ,also we try the wings a little spicy but delicious too.It was a good experience .

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chelem
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10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I have always enjoyed a visit to mateos, i love the ambiance of this place, the lighting is good and the whole place looks so nice. I also LOVE the fish tacos. Sadly on this trip they just weren't very good. Not up the usual standard and considering there are so many great places to eat in Tulum this restaurant... More

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Additional Information about Mateo's Mexican Grill

Address: Tulum Beach Road-Boca Paila KM 5.2 | Zona hotelera Tulum, Tulum 77505, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 984 179 4160
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 35
Cuisine: Mexican

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