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“Fantastic dinner!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cambalache

Cambalache
Kukulcan Blvd Km. 9 | Forum Mall, 1st Flor, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 883 0902
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Ranked #17 of 622 Restaurants in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $45
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Grill, Family Fare, Argentinean
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Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dessert, Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: One of the loveliest restaurants in Cancun! Every dining area is comfortable and family friendly, where whatever the age, you will feel right at home. The perfect place to enjoy a fine cut of meat, accompanied by a fine selection of wine, this restaurant will make you feel right at home! Enjoy the best Prime Cuts, Lamb, Suckling Pig and Fish, carefully prepared in our Charcoal Grill. Cambalache´s delicious menu is complete with “typical family recipes” in the purest fashioned Argentina. Soups, salads, side dishes, artisan breads are cooked at the moment to satisfy the most demanding palates.
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“Fantastic dinner!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

What an amazing dining experience. Our waiter, Alfonso, was the ultimate professional. He prepared three items table side for us: Casaer salad, Mexican coffee & bananas flambé. Each was a carefully crafted masterpiece and absurdly delicious. The steaks & meats, along with our side dishes, were also excellent. Our best dining experience in Cancun by far! Thank you Alfonso for such a memorable evening.

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Concord, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“Excellent steak, service, wine, ambiance!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Another great meal in Cancun. This time at an Argentine restaurant, where they bring the cuts of meat to your table for selection. Fabulous service, delicious Argentine Pinot noir, Saurces, and yummy creamed spinach. The meal is Ala Carte, but the side dishes offer plenty to share. Located in the busy part of the hotel zone on the second floor of the mall. Really, really good food.

  • Visited March 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Sydney, Australia
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38 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 27 cities Reviews in 27 cities
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
“Great family restaurant. ”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Pros. Great family restaurant. We shared the barbecue platter between 3 which was great. Probably not big enough for 4 without entrees. The food was fantastic, service was great.

Cons. No kids menus. The hawkers out front for other local clubs were quite harassing.

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Seinajoki, Finland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Best steaks for a long time.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

This was our first dinner on our visit to Cancun. We had 0,8kg of rib eye steak with my fiancee which were EXCELLENT! If you are in hunger for steak, go to this restaurant, the creamed spinach tasted good with the beef, I don't recommend the souffle potatoes, they were nothing special, dry potatoes with only ketchup.
I can't remember were I have been so full after the dinner than here.
After the whole trip I can say that this place is excellent but not the best you can eat in Cancun.

  • Visited March 2014
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Toronto
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Amazing Argentinian Fare”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The food was delicious and plentiful. Service superb! Highly recommended. Located in the centre of the city next to all the large clubs, discos and shops.

Visited May 2013
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