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“Wonderful restaurant in Tulum” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Casa Banana

Casa Banana
Carretera Tulum Boca Paila, Km. 8.5. | Hotel Nueva Vida de Ramiro, Tulum 77780, Mexico
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Ranked #63 of 223 Restaurants in Tulum
Cuisines: Argentinean, Steakhouse
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Located across the beach road from Nueva Vida is Casa Banana Steakhouse, a Tulum dining hot spot. Serving up classic Argentinian style cuisine, the food here is simple, fresh and delicious. For breakfast each morning enjoy made to order coffee, homemade banana bread, and pineapple coconut jam. At night the restraurant gets busy and comes alive with it’s outdoor grill, known as “parilla,” and dishes are cooked over the open fire for all to see. The menu favorites include grilled to perfection steak, fresh caught fish, impressive salads, and a thoughtfully selected wine list. Don’t forget to try the handshaken icy margaritas, too.Open daily breakfast, lunch and dinner. We provide beach service for all guests of the hotel.
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Wonderful restaurant in Tulum”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

Varied menu, delicious food with quality ingredients. Wonderful location with parking, welcoming and friendly staff. Only negative is cash only.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Montreal, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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“Cool place! Love the setting.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013 via mobile

Went for two breakfasts and loved the ambiance, food was really good, an original club sandwich was thoroughly enjoyed, a bit expensive but worth it...

    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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“Excellent!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013 via mobile

What is it with Americans and restaurants here in Tulum? We Europeans don't want to eat anywhere before 2000 at the earliest, and some other close- by restaurants are taking about waiting lists for 3rd sittings (!)
Thankfully this is not the case with Casa Banana; food ( both meat and fish) was great, staff attentive and knowledgeable, and prices good: our 2nd visit this week & very happy to return again!

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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New York City, New York
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“Casa Banana is a MUST when you visit Tulum!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

I've been here a few times over several visits. I've had both dinner and breakfast here. The food is consistently great. Their portions are big too. I've never left hungry.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Mississauga, Canada
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“High Quality Lunch”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

We walked here for a casual late lunch during our vacation. I had heard it was really good from a friend and I was not disappointed. The lemonade was cold, big and fresh. The service was very swift, we were one of two tables. My husband ordered the burger which was really good, lots of cheese, crisp ham and tomato and onions. I ordered the calamari salad which was really yummy, probably the best I have ever had, it was on top of chunky guacamole which I wish had some more romaine (more of a salad to balance it out) but was still really good. I would definitely good back again for dinner.

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