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“Ariba!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of La Destileria

La Destileria
Boulevard Kukulcan km 12.65, Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
019988851086 y 87
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Ranked #101 of 648 Restaurants in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $30
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: One of the best Mexican restaurants in Cancun. There is a spectacular view of the lagoon and a unequal ambience. The contemporary Mexican cuisine includes a variety of typical dishes and creations of the chef with authentic Mexican flavors. El mejor restaurante de cocina mexicana en Cancun. Espectacular vista a la laguna y ambiente sinigual. Nuestra cocina mexicana contemporanea ofrece una variedad de platillos tipicos asi como creaciones de nuestro chef con el autentico sabor mexicano.
Atlanta, Georgia
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Ariba!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

It has been several years since I've been to La Destileria, but it was the best Mexican Food anywhere - anytime! Great food, great atmosphere, great service. If you are in Cancun this is like a getting in the ocean. A No Brainer!

  • Visited July 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Southaven
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Expensive”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

The atmosphere, food, and services are excellent, but is overpriced. They take advantage of tourists and I do not like it.

I will never go back to La Destileria.

Visited June 2013
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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73 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Enjoyable meal”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Good food, great service and reasonably priced. Had a very nice dinner on the deck overlooking the inlet. A mariachi band moved around the restaurant and provided nice entertainment. I would recommend the tequila cheese appetizer. Talk to your bellman before you leave, ours gave us a coupon for 2 free drinks.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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North Brunswick, New Jersey
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Food and ambiance”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Excellent food and margarita, pleasant staff, and a nice romantic ambiance. They have some great flavors of margarita.

Visited April 2013
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New York City, New York
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Good food!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

While most restaurants in Cancun's "Zona Turista" are sub par when it comes to good fit, La Destilleria delivered. We could have done without the mariachi band around our table but loved the food.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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