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“Best Italian in Tulum” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Tulum Trattoria Romana

Tulum Trattoria Romana
Av. Tulum s/n, Tulum 77760, Mexico
9841191414
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Ranked #26 of 205 Restaurants in Tulum
Price range: $5 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Buford, Georgia, United States
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
“Best Italian in Tulum”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

The one rule to remember when eating in Tulum is eat where the locals eat. If you are craving Italian, walk downtown and you will find many Italians at Trattoria Romana. The food is fresh, the service is good and you will probably have enough left over for another meal. My favorite meal is the Rigatoni Gorgonzola although I doubt there is a bad choice to be made there. Mangia!

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Cuernavaca, Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
“Delicious food, excellent service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

One of the best restaurants in Tulum. The food is just delicious. The service is great, they are very friendly, especially Matteo. You really have to try these dishes.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 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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66 reviews 66 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
“A little pricey but very delicious”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

Definitely not the best deal on the beach strip but the drinks are fantastic and the service is to boot. Great spot to treat yourself.

Visited May 2012
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Kingston, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“yup, yup, yup”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Do yourselves a favor and eat here. Servers are not only handsome but courteous.Oh the food ? Had the carbonara and was Not disappointed. Some say that you can judge a place by the locals who are there,well again, local Italians gather there, sipping vino tinto, so, you shoul check it out too ,

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Blacksburg, VA
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 28 cities Reviews in 28 cities
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“Authentic Italian in Tulum”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

We ate here because of the wide variety of vegetarian plates on the menu, and we were pleasantly surprised. We have spent some time in Italy, and found the menu and food to be an accurate representation of some of the sidewalk cafes over there. The pasta dishes have a fresh flavor and feel to them, and prices are mid-lever for Tulum.

Visited March 2013
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