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Al Chimichurri

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Av Javier Rojo Gomez | Across from Posada Amor, Puerto Morelos, Mexico
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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  • 210
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    Very good
  • 20
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  • 7
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Local favorite

Everyone likes Al Chimichurri. The steaks are delicious and quite large so consider sharing. Garlic fries are awesome. If you're planning to go, show up ahead of time and reserve a table otherwise be prepared to wait a very very long time.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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Brooklyn, New York
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
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Brooklyn, New York
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73 reviews 73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

Everyone likes Al Chimichurri. The steaks are delicious and quite large so consider sharing. Garlic fries are awesome. If you're planning to go, show up ahead of time and reserve a table otherwise be prepared to wait a very very long time.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

We got told that this place does the best steaks! Certainly not wrong there! It's not a big restaurant but it serves it's purpose and like many reviews on here you are better off booking a table or go early before it gets too busy. I ordered a medium rare ribeye and I know ribeyes have a lot of fat... More 

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Springfield,IL
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

This little gem of a restaurant is just fabulous. We ate here twice during our stay in Puerto Morelos. The filet mignon is the best my wife and I have ever had and it is cheap compared to US prices. The empenadas are also very good. We loved it all!!!

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Kitchener, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

We had heard from the locals that this was the place to go for steak and they could not have been more correct. Fabulous food! Wonderful service! Great value! There is no more to be said.

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Everything everyone in our group had was amazing. Consistent quality all around. From steak to pasta.

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Redmond, Washington, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We were walking around Puerto Morelos trying to find a place for dinner and the prospects were looking a little grim when we stumbled upon this place. Unlike the rest, this place was full so we had to wait a few minutes for a table but it was worth it. The place is run by a family from Uruguay. The... More 

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Stoney Creek
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

While in Puerto Morelos in February and march we visited this restaurant twice. The first time we tried to eat at the restaurant we could not get it ...it was so busy. We made reservations for the next evening and arrived to a full house !! Even though we had reserved we had to wait for our table. ( about... More 

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the pas, manitoba
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Wow! This was by far the best steak my son and I have ever had! Flank steak and outside skirt. Excellent service! Great atmosphere! Love the location. Great for people watching! Our most expensive meal, but by far the best and well worth it! Reservations don't seem to matter, as people will just sit down as soon as someone leaves.... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Amaziing steaks at this place. I have eaten at some of the finer steak houses in the states and this place is AWESOME! The Filet Mignon was excellent. The food excellent and I understand the beef is sourced from Calgary. Wow this place is great!

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Irvine
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18 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Melt in your mouth steaks, delicious empanadas and gracious staff. Service is slow!!! Enjoy it takes time for steaks to be cooked to perfection in the manner they are cooked. Enjoy talking to your family or those around you. We went twice and saw the same people each night One tip: share your steaks!!! They are huge!!!! Also the eb... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av Javier Rojo Gomez | Across from Posada Amor, Puerto Morelos, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Morelos

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Argentinean

Restaurant Characteristics

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

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