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“Delicious” 4 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 #5 of 206 Restaurants in Tulum
Cuisines: Barbecue
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Delicious”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We have gone to this restaurant many times and every meal we have had has been excellent. Good sized portions for a great price. The chips and salsas are so good. A small place from the outside and if you drove by when it wasn't open you would just think it was someone Casa, but once it opens up it is a beautiful restaurant . The service is excellent, the meals are delicious and the atmosphere is great.

  • Visited March 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Pottstown, PA
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“A favorite!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We spent 10 days in tulum and are here 4 times. Prices are reasonable, portions are good, the chips and salsas are so good, and by far the best service we've had in tulum. The ladies that serve you are on top of it!

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Austin
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61 reviews 61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
“Great arracheria and steaks! We go here every trip.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We have a house in Aldea Zama and go there 6-7 times a year. On every trip we go to visit Marko and Christina at El Asadero to have some very tasty steaks and sometime salmon or lobster. Very good food at a very reasonable price.
Sometimes we go twice in a week it is just that good.

  • Visited July 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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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“ALWAYS EXCELLENT!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

It has already become one of our MUST when in Tulum. We love Tulum and we already have been there 5 times in 5 years. El Asadero is definitely one of our favorites since shortly after it opened. The owner is such a devoted man to his work, that it's REALLY great to see how this place has grown remaining always of excellent quality. We arrived this time and saw that definitely he made some very nice improvement with decor. Great tables and nice ambience now! It was lovely to be recognized and welcomed by the owner, he knows we love the place and he always treats us with great sympathy. We had guacamole, salad, the fabulous beef and the excellent grilled vegetables. He now has a liquor license so it was also great to have beer! The flan was amazing. We went back a few nights later, always a guarantee to have great food and being greeted nicely. VERY recommended!

  • Visited April 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“The meat in here is awesome!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I really loved this place, the meat is so soft and delicious, the tacos are great and cheap and they have amazing wines, you should try some! Salsa and chips are free and very nice too!

Visited June 2014
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