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El Asadero

Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
984-128-6258
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Ranked #4 of 204 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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Raleigh, NC
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47 reviews 47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

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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Milan
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127 reviews 127 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 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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4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Flawless performance by the entire staff the food was outstanding, service was spot on & price was a very good value for the quality provided.

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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The arrachara steak! All the meat we had here was very high quality and perfectly bbq'd. Great red wine selection. Awesome ambiance. Love it here! Absolutely fantastic.

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Oklahoma
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Meat lovers will be in heaven! There arrachera beef was amazing and made excellent leftovers the next day in a breakfast taco! The restaurant itself is pretty, very clean, and has indoor/outdoor seating. Menu is small but we don't mind that. The quality is outstanding.

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Austin, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This place is tucked away on the corner in Tulum, Town. It was conveniently located to where we were living. I went there a couple of times and the service was incredible, it was completely reasonably priced, and the food was amazing. The taco's were incredible as well as the stuffed potatoes. Their salsas were fresh and unlike any that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Huge steaks great taste well seasoned. No need for starter as they bring you guacamole etc anyway. Who needs prime location when you have trip advisor reviews to guide you. 630 pesos two steaks. Two huge glasses of red. Fizzy water.

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant serves perfectly grilled meat and nicely grilles vegetables. Delicious chips with salsa, garlic sauce and tomato chutney. The dishes were good value for money. Unfortunately no English speaking personnel (at least when we were there). Nonetheless a highly recommended place to visit when in Tulum.

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Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

After a few days of only eating fish, my boyfriend and I decided we needed to find a "meat" spot. And did we find it! Our hotel concierge recommended it and I am SO glad. We both ordered the Nuestra Especialidad Argentino style and it was one of the best pieces of meat I have had. It was tender, full... More

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bergen
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Sometimes trusting a taxi driver has its perks, El Asadero was a very nice surprise. Service is friendly and fast, the restaurant specializes in meat and particularly arrachera which was cooked to perfection. Very satisfying!

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