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La Gran Mosca Verde

Spanish, Tapas
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Calle Venus s/n Lote 19 Mz 33, Tulum, Mexico
9841343721
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Fantastic!!!!!

Awesome bar with great music (and if they aren't busy, Ramon might just let you plug your phone in so you can listen to your own music on the stereo outside)! We were there for drinks, so we didn't eat, but the Mezcal is AWESOME!!!!! Wait, I guess we did eat some crickets. Much to my surprise... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2014
Paul C
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Awesome bar with great music (and if they aren't busy, Ramon might just let you plug your phone in so you can listen to your own music on the stereo outside)! We were there for drinks, so we didn't eat, but the Mezcal is AWESOME!!!!! Wait, I guess we did eat some crickets. Much to my surprise they were delicious.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This bar has a really cool outdoors section. Couches are outside and they have picnic table set around a projector in the back. If you keep going, you can find the stairs to the rooftop which is really neat! Fun place to hang out with your bowl of crickets!

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Really cool bar with big terrasse in the back and roof. Amazing music that is very different than the rest of the town places. They have their own mezcal wich is amazing ! I plan on bringing some back home. Great specials too everynight. Really worth the walk just 3 streets if the main avenue in Tulum. Thanks Ramone for... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

The bar you want to have in your neighbourhood... Ramon runs the bar with his heart (and his own design vision:-D). The Mosca mezcal will kill you and Ramon's rottweiler Lola will love you... place where you'll experience a great party or where you just can chat with nice people or watch a quality movie the other day...

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CT
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Cool place to hang out, especially when they have live music in the back garden. Really nice drinks and tapas. La Gran Mosca Verde is very different from the other bars in town, It is somewhat out of the way, hidden behind a heavy wooden door so it is less touristed. The building is set up with both an indoor... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

Ambiance and drinks are very nice. Nice deco and friendly staff. Food was nice, but was cooked from frozen. Enjoyed the experience there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

cool bar this . ok you have mint and curandero do their thing , and mezzanine party friday is great , but when you want something a bit ALTERNATIVE music wise try here. youll hear presets , rem , everything everything ,portishead - ie different music . a girl called dj roxy was playing here in tulum at this venue... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Nice spot in what seemed like an old house, a bit off the beaten track but good food and drink in an interesting setting!

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NYC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

Great place, amazing tapas and cocktails. I felt like I was in a hip little bar around the block that the locals hang out in. Lots of europeans and locals..... indie rock music videos playing on a wall in the backyard. House music on the weekends. YAY love this place

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Tulum, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

Very cosy bar serving excellent tapas style food in a friendly atmosphere. Cocktails were delicious, especially the Mojito and the Moska Mule! Don't miss out the funky crazy bar top shaped like a huge colourful insect of some sort! The music was also excellent with some cool movies showing on a huge screen.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Venus s/n Lote 19 Mz 33, Tulum, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: 9841343721

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish, Tapas

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