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“Worth the wait” 5 of 5 stars
Review of El Asadero

El Asadero
Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
984-128-6258
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Ranked #7 of 250 Restaurants in Tulum
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Ojen, Spain
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Worth the wait”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Usually a queue to get a seat but its worth the wait, great service super friendly owner!!! The specialty arrachero beef is delicious the portions are huge so come hungry!!!!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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New York, New York, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
“GO there or die.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

honestly. the best food in town. the chistorro is great and the beef tacos are the bomb.com. the condiments are very flavorful and add to the food that is awesome to begin with.

Visited February 2013
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Tiverton, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 42 cities Reviews in 42 cities
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
“Disapointing”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

We had trouble finding this place and afterwards wished that we had not. Worst steak in Tulum, full of fat and gristle and very tough. Tripadvisor let us down here. Not even a good atmosphere or service.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Totally Mexican !!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013 via mobile

We had an amazing dinner here. It is on a side street but worth looking for. We had our "wine" served in glasses and the Lobster dinner was great. The lobster is not on the menu but on the blackboard. We will visit again when in the area !!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Tulum, Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“best value in tulum. period.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

charming and on point service, great food-- and so much of it! go where locals in the know go and experience what a mexican steak house has to offer.

Visited January 2013
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