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El Asadero

Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
984-128-6258
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Ranked #3 of 206 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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Houston, TX
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Don't understand all the positive reviews. The service was absolutely terrible - we waited over an hour for two steaks. They did take 10% off our bill, which was a nice gesture, but we were really disappointed with this place. Also, they ran out of the arrachera, which is the house specialty that we wanted to order (and the ribeye... More

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Israel
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Probably the best Angus stacks you will ever eat , my family (5 adults) order 1.5 kg and it gone in minutes for only US$ 70 including water and desert

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Auckland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

Really nice steak that we ended up sharing. The place is nice, clean and has great staff that are really nice and attentive. I'd highly recommend this place to get away from the standard Mexican fare for a night.

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Chicago, Illinois
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112 reviews 112 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Classy, Argentinian style restaurant with Mexican hospitality; service is attentive, food is outstanding, and a great value for the $$. We ate here several times after our hotel recommended it. Their skirt steak is tender as butter; they've got a nice selection of wines and craft beers (try the Tulum IPA).

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

The meat was very good. I ordered the 300g arrachera with onion and nopal. My friends, two couples, ordered the same but shared 1 for 2. It was a bit too much for myself. That was also due to the nacho chips with delicious salsas they serve as soon as you sit down.

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Port Stephens, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The meat is very good and the sauces and corn chips for the starter are amazing! The girls serving a very friendly and we enjoyed their service alot! Will be back soon! :)

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

Visited this restaurant to escape the All Inclusive best steak I have eaten in ages, lovely atmosphere and friendly staff. Well worth a visit :)

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Raleigh, NC
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58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Wife and I split the arrachera special and it was some of the best beef I have ever had. Moist, tender, and full of flavor. The chorizo was excellent as well, as were the veggies which were plentiful too. Even though we split the dish we still had enough left over for another meal. Chips with four dips at the... More

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Martinez, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is a semi-fancy place for very expertly grilled meat dishes, especially. The ambiance is thick, and feels like a lodge. The front of the restaurant is open, without a front wall, with the grilling cooks visible to all. The meat dishes are tender and flavorful. Wine choices are good. We had prompt service despite being seated at around 7:30pm,... More

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Milan
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128 reviews 128 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We spent a very nice dinner here, with main protagonist meat, very well cooked on the grill - you can find the most known cuts such as rib eye, sirloin or t-non steak plus the local specialty, arrachera that could be served with chorizo and other sides. The staff gives you advice on what they believe is the best cooking... More

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Additional Information about El Asadero

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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