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El Asadero

Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
984-128-6258
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Ranked #3 of 203 restaurants in Tulum
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We have gone to this restaurant many times and every meal we have had has been excellent. Good sized portions for a great price. The chips and salsas are so good. A small place from the outside and if you drove by when it wasn't open you would just think it was someone Casa, but once it opens up it... More

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Pottstown, PA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We spent 10 days in tulum and are here 4 times. Prices are reasonable, portions are good, the chips and salsas are so good, and by far the best service we've had in tulum. The ladies that serve you are on top of it!

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Austin
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61 reviews 61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We have a house in Aldea Zama and go there 6-7 times a year. On every trip we go to visit Marko and Christina at El Asadero to have some very tasty steaks and sometime salmon or lobster. Very good food at a very reasonable price. Sometimes we go twice in a week it is just that good.

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New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

It has already become one of our MUST when in Tulum. We love Tulum and we already have been there 5 times in 5 years. El Asadero is definitely one of our favorites since shortly after it opened. The owner is such a devoted man to his work, that it's REALLY great to see how this place has grown remaining... More

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San Antonio, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I really loved this place, the meat is so soft and delicious, the tacos are great and cheap and they have amazing wines, you should try some! Salsa and chips are free and very nice too!

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

My husband (a carnivore) and I (vegetarian) wanted a nice dinner out, and this restaurant was recommended by a dive guide. It did not disappoint. You are given unlimited chips with 4 salsas to start. We also ordered guacamole which was excellent. Hubby got a piece of steak (cooked medium rare with the outside slightly charred), and it came with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

Cozy outdoor bistro is off the beaten path but well worth the trek. Excellent grilled meats cooked right before your eyes. Savory spices are amazing. And a really decent wine list for Tulum. Staff is super friendly and professional. Grab a table on the sidewalk outside as inside next to the grill can get hot.

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Warsaw, Poland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

If you are fun of steak, you deffinitelly must visit El Asadero. The best choice is dish recommended in menu.

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Helsinki
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We had dinner here three nights in a row, that good it was! It is a litle bit more expensive than some other restaurants in Tulum, but it is totally worth it! The food is execellent and portion size is terrific! They also bring you fresh salsas (not to spicy but full of flavour) and they will keep bringing more... More

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NJ
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

El Asadero is short three-block walk off Ave Tulum with unexpectedly upscale ambiance. Service is spectacular and European-style. Even when I spilled a full glass of red wine all over myself the staff was quick to get me enough towels to clean myself up! The menu runs the full price gamut from wonderful Mexican beef steaks to tacos. So it's... More

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