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ave rojo gomez, Puerto Morelos, Mexico
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great carnita tacos and their chips with pico de gallo is fantastic

Great carnita tacos and their chips with pico de gallo is fantastic. The hot sauce is sooooo good but it is pretty hot.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2014
RockyHorse
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Loveland
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
  • Dining on a budget
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28 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Loveland
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Great carnita tacos and their chips with pico de gallo is fantastic. The hot sauce is sooooo good but it is pretty hot.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We are back in Puerto Morelos for another visit but won't be able to eat at Piccolinas. We asked around and found out that it closed 6 months ago. Too bad. there are other places to try. I hope we find another that's as tasty.

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Conyers, Georgia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Amazing food, the best roast chicken and handmade corn tortillas I ever had! Service was amazing, although they did not speak English they were gracious and ever so accommodating. You must make a stop here and taste the real Mexico, not just the food but the hospitality as well. La comida es muy rico!

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Sad we ate here only once! We got lost looking for Chicken Itza (we should really learn Spanish) on a particularly warm day. We had almost given up, but soon smelled Q & began to follow our noses. Its wasn't the legendary Itza I'd read about, but it smelled like heaven & we weren't going any further. We never tried... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

I loved the simplicity and typical Mexican atmosphere and the slow cooked chicken on a giant outdoor grill. Mexicans were eating there, which is a good sign, and the amount of food, salad, hot salsa, tortillas, rice and chicken all for about 50 pesos. Holy chicken! I was in heaven! Plus, I ate the salad and didn't get sick, which... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

We really enjoyed our lunch here. The young man cooking explained to me how he makes his sauce and was so friendly while he was working really hard to fill orders. He was cooking over a wood fire. We had 1/2 chicken, frijoles, tortillas, rice and a really nice hot salsa with dried chilies. Of course, all was washed down... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

After asking half a dozen people where to find this place, and being sent all over town we finally arrived. For the record, it is a block past Cantina Habenero, on the same side of the street, on the corner. The smell is awesome, the price very cheap, and the chicken was delicious. The salsa was too hot for us... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

This is my type of restaurant in terms of its very nice and authentic If you want to eat at Mcdonalds in Cancun you might as well stay home in the USA Very tasty BBQ chicken you can see being cooked on a BBQ grill I ate twice this time. I admit the first time it seemed not as good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

We had take out chicken from this place twice during our visit to Puerto Morelos. It was such a delicious and filling meal I can't believe a half chicken with sides was only 45 pesos. It comes with rice and beans (the beans are more like a sauce than I'm accustom to) cabbage, tacos and a hot sauce. During the... More 

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Vernon, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

Although the drink was a little pricey for Mexico $10.00 it was like a triple and the girls need a swim and sleep after lunch the seafood cocktail were tasty the service was great

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Additional Information about Piccolinas

Address: ave rojo gomez, Puerto Morelos, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Morelos
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: ave rojo gomez, Puerto Morelos, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Morelos

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic, Dining on a budget

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