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Hotel Grand Oasis Cancun | Km. 16. 5, Blvd. Kukulcan, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 881 7000
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6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Detroit, Michigan
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed February 15, 2017

We enjoyed very much the gastro bar experience! The food was outstanding both in terms of quality and innovation. Service was also excellent (they even offered women roses upon leaving, a nice touch). It was difficult to get reservations to this place (you have to show up in person at 2 pm at the restaurant where someone is taking reservations... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Yum Yum Yum, best food ever and I am a totally foodie. Must eat here if your in Cancun!! Services is outstanding, its gastrobar style so everything is to share and you will be super stuffed so eat here late cause you will be in a food coma!

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Barneveld, Wisconsin, United States
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2017

This is a unique dining experience for sure. Your whole table has to agree on 8 courses from a menu of maybe 5-6 options per course. They are all a bit unusual and the explanations don't give much. Food was ok. Service was excellent and it was a fun concept.

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Thank Michelle W
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Wife and I ate at White Box as part of our week stay, had to make reservations 2 days in advance, but was well worth it.

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Pennsauken, New Jersey
2 reviews
Reviewed February 12, 2017

excellent,excellent. very courteous and offered us their best menu. alhough we go out of their work schedule and did not have a reservation.

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Thank simapo69
Calgary, Canada
1 review
Reviewed February 11, 2017

Make sure you understand the rule of reservation at this TWB, and make reservation asap. It would be a real shame if you stay here for one week and could not sit down for a dinner at this Excellent gastrobar! The food, drink and service are !Ni Hablar¡. I have to say it again !Ni Hablar¡.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

The best food you could ask for on vacation. Services was fantastic. Drinks were perfect. With the back bans at the pyramid you eat for free. So even better.

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Thank seb2nd
Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2017

This is a great restaurant. We went there twice during our one week stay at the Pyramid. The atmosphere and service are wonderful and the food is out of this world! The veal brioche burgers are INCREDIBLE. The seafood rice is amazing and the baby octopus is not to be missed. You have to try the Surprise Avocado. I've never... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2017

You have to reserve to get in. they sit you in a group of 4 maximum. We went as a group of 8. The way you choose your servings has a twist. I believe there were 8 groups of courses that had 4 choices within each course. As a group, you choose one course from each group. It was a... More 

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Orem, Utah, United States
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2017

This is a unique dining experience because you have about 12 courses of small plates that you share with your dining companion. This pushes you to compromise on your selections somewhat but also to step outside your comfort zone a bit. We enjoyed the majority of dishes we tried and the service at this particular restaurant was the best at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Grand Oasis Cancun | Km. 16. 5, Blvd. Kukulcan, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 881 7000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?