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“the best tacos in playa del carmen” 5 of 5 stars
Review of El Fogon

El Fogon
Calle 6th bis & 30th Ave., Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
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Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Chihuahua, Mexico
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“the best tacos in playa del carmen”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Wow it was a nice surprice to found this place all what we tried was vary good and a very good price you should tried if you have the oportunity.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“The place to go for authentic Mexican food.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

If you want authentic Mexican cooking then this (and others in the chain) is the place to go. The prices are extremely low which is why you see so many locals there. I usually have the pastor and three or four of those and a couple of beers is enough of a meal for me & costs around £5.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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San José
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“Best Tacos ever!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

The mexican food we had at this place was the best we have ever had! The menu is very complete and it's actually very cheap. Also, the cold beer doesn't hurt. Completely recommended!!

Visited March 2013
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“Recommend to all”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013 via mobile

Yum yum yum! We stayed in Playa for 10 days and we came to eat here 8 times it was just really good ... They do get busy and can become lil slow in getting to you but when with family and friends the food is well worth it .. It's a long walk from the touristic scene but after you have eating the walk is nice ..

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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“Classic Mexican Eatery”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

I believe there are three locations and the one we ate at was on Avenida 30 and Calle 30. The food is delicious and the service is quick. The spinning meat stick, like shwarma, is called pastor meat which is pork. As per other reviews it is the tastiest I have had by far. There other combos of chorizo, beef and cheese is awesome as well. The locals love it and make it a regular stop and so should you. Both the red and green hot sauces are hot and tasty. Work your magic and ask the waiters many questions.

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