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Av. Tulum entre Satelite y Centauro | half block south from Scotiabank, Tulum 77780, Mexico
9841681048
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Ranked #65 of 229 Restaurants in Tulum
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $10
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery, Bagels, Café, Sandwiches
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night, Dessert
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night, Dessert
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Zurich, Switzerland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Nice small coffee shop with different hot and cold drinks and free wifi. Situated at the main street, easy to reach and find. Try the smoothies

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Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Went back twice! Loved the brownies, cappuccino was great! Also had a turkey sandwich for breakfast one morning, totally hit the spot. Fresh aguas are good too--I had the mango---YUM! Quite pricey for what it is, but there's free wifi and clean bathrooms and it's a quiet spot to catch up on emails and relax.

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San Jose, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I came here a lot on my trip to start my day. Coffee is strong, and its a good place to grab a small bite before heading out into your day. Free wifi is good. The chairs are so comfy and its a great place to people watch as its right in front of the main street so you see... More 

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london
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

People at this place know how to make a good espresso and a good cortado, it is a real relief! They source the coffe from Veracruz and definitely know the recipe for a good coffee. It is very cheap. The staff is so nice too, which is definitely not always the case in Tulum. Highly recommended if you're in town... More 

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Paris, France
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I enjoyed spending time at babel everytime I was going back to tulum. This coffee shop, the only one in tulum, proposes all the regular coffee and tea drinks (cold and hot), including soya and almond milk ! On top of that, the vegetarian bagel and the pastries are amazing - don't leave tulum without tasting their brownie. It is... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We had some great breakfast here, and the coffees are excellent and it was difficult to find a decent coffee in Tulum. It gets quite busy, but we managed to find a table both times. I had a salmon and cream cheese bagel which was delicious, and a second time I had the fruit, yoghurt and granola which was really... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I came here because El Gourmet was close and I'd read about Babel through reviews and it sounded great. The staff was in fact very nice and although busy, they attended in a timely manner. The carrot cake is amazing - soft with raisins or cranberries and very tasty. Now, into why I doubt I'll go back. There's not much... More 

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NYC
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The breakfast in Babel is really good and fast, they have strong hot coffee and when you have kids you really need that in the morning, ask about there favorite recs and they have all the info you need

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Brookings, South Dakota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Great chai and breakfast sandwich and great wifi connection. I loved sitting, watching people while drinking the chai.

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Bergen, Norway
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

They served very good coffee, but the carrot cake I bought was too dry so it made it difficult to eat it without getting it all in my lap. Great atmosphere were you cold site for a while and read I book.

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Additional Information about Babel Cafe

Address: Av. Tulum entre Satelite y Centauro | half block south from Scotiabank, Tulum 77780, Mexico
Phone Number: 9841681048
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 10
Cuisine: Bakery, Bagels, Café, Sandwiches

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