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El Asadero

Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
984-128-6258
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Ranked #5 of 219 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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Tyler, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

My 10 year old son said I must rate this place. He is crazy for this place. ( and papparazzi pizza in puerto aventuras)We eat here everytime we are in town. The steak tacos and steak are to die for. They even have baked potatoes. Us Texans have to have that with our steak. I personally have had the chorizo... More 

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14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

The best place for Arrachera Tacos in Tulum, the attention is just great and the flavors are perfect.

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Fort Lauderdale
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

Before we ever ordered, the waitstaff brought us tortilla chips and three or four sauces as a free appetizer. The only thing we have ever ordered after multiple visits is the Arrachera special, which is a grilled flank steak that comes with grilled onion or potato, grilled nopal (a cactus), two sausages (your choice of Argentine or Spanish), and sliced... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 NEW

We dined at El Asadero on recommendation from some locals in Tulum. The steak and salmon were both fantastic and perfectly cooked, the atmosphere is cute (especially considering it's in town) and the service was awesome. Oh and the Argentinian Sausage might be one of the greatest things I've ever eaten. The experience rivaled many we had on the beach... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

So, so good! House-made salsas and crema, roasted chiles, and some of the best-quality beef I've had in Mexico. Great owners.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

A meal like this would cost at least twice as much in the U.S. Get the steak. Just do it. We liked it so much that we went back a second time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

I have eaten at this place several times and I love it every time. The owner and the staff are great! It is nice to sit outside and watch people passing by. I absolutely love the menu. Good choices for all.A taste of Tulum. Christy, Marco Polo and Mary always make me feel like family. Now this is Mexican comfort... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

Been here a couple of years ago and back this year. The meat is exceptional and great value for money. I would recommend the 'arrachera especial' which is definitely plenty to share. Although the 'topos' and sauces are fabulous as well as their guacamole, it is tempting to overindulge and fill up too much to before the main arrives..and portions... More 

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Blacksburg, Virginia, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I have never in my life tasted a steak so good. I wish I had a video of my woman's first bite of that steak. It was priceless. We both couldn't believe how they made a steak taste like that. It was so juicy and cut like butter. The frijoles were the best we've ever had as well. We just... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Thanks to this mediocre place I have been throwing up all morning. I went yesterday for dinner and order tacos de arrachera, you definitely expect better taste on meat from a place like this but as I said it was pretty average and not cheap. So yeah, thanks to this place I've been in bed all day, I'm missing the... More 

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Address: Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
Phone Number: 984-128-6258
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
Cuisine: Barbecue

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