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El Asadero

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Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
984-128-6258
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food

Great food. Good service. The best meet I've eat in central America. We took the special portion for 210 pesos, and the portions were pretty big.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
Alina G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Great food. Good service. The best meet I've eat in central America. We took the special portion for 210 pesos, and the portions were pretty big.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

I think that this place has to take top spot for me. For food in Tulum. Most of the staff didn't speak English, but this didn't get in the way of brilliant food and great service. We went there twice, I had the house specialty steak (Argentina style) and it was fantastic. One if the best I've eaten. The second... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Amazing flank steak! The staff is lovely! In our 2 weeks vacations, we went twice! Very good price. You must reserve if you're gonna be a little group.

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Gran Canaria, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We really love eating here; well, as a mexican, I enjoy it more than my Boyfriend! The Arrachera Tacos with cheese are amazing, try them with Hibiscus water, refreshing and I am sure you will not regret. There is a large variety and options from the menu. Never get tired of it. This is mexican food, so do not expect... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

El Asadero was tough to find for me, but worth the search. The food is well prepared and very good. The prices were excellent for the quality of food. Service is a bit hit-and-miss, but not something that should detract from a great meal.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Arrachera is a MUST try! fantastic restaurant, very cheap if compared to the high quality of food offered! they should improve a little bit the service as we had to get up a cpuple of times to ask for glasses, forks etc. we had dinner 3 times here on 9 dinner had in tulum.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Best steak I have had in a long time. Very tender. Beware, the portion sizes are huge!! Great food and nice setting. Defiantly coming back when we return

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

I had the opportunity to return to this place on multiple occasions over the course of 3 years now and could not have been happier with the plentiful and deliciously prepared food and friendly, prompt service. I have seen many a place start great and then the service or quality tumbles down after a year or two in business, change... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

good meat Small and hot inside. Outside is on a street not very busy Service fat and efficient Recommended --------------------/////////////////////////////////////////////:::::::::::::::::::::::

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

If you are looking for excellent service, great tasting food, and a super value, El Asadero is the ticket. Open nightly and you should arrive by dark because the place fills up. Wonderful owners with a long history of family preparing foods in Tulum.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

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

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  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Barbecue

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