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Poc Chuc


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, fast and friendly service! Atmosphere was great, we felt like we were truly in a Mexican restaurant, typically we had to travel to the south end of Isla to find a spot like this.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mary B
Reviewed January 3, 2019

We went to Isla for two weeks, normally we try the local restaurants whenever we travel and found Poc Chuc on Trip Advisor. We ended up coming back a number of times as the food was prices were great. It isn't touristy, more local flavour...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lee C
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Not sure what happened here, but this was formerly a must stop on Isla . Went from great cheap ribs to kinda not so cheap.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Steve M
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

It was busy when we got here so the service was slow, but that ok, we are in Mexico, right! The tacos were pretty good, not the best on the island but pretty good. We would go back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sammy17
Reviewed December 7, 2018

Local non-touristy sort of joint with strong and refreshing simple dinks like margaritas on rocks - more salty and tangy than overly sweet. Not large, but also half the price of Av. Miguel Hidalgo restaurants. We can recommend the cocinita pibil (shredded pork in yummy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Liana Y
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

I have frequented this place multiple times, different meals. It is straightforward good food at a very good price. If your looking for fancy, vegan,trendy, just keep on walking. No matter the time of the day, if you want some home cooked good food at...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank buonasera23
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

I came here due to the positive reviews and was unfortunately disappointed. I ordered the chicken tostadas. The tostadas were stale and the chicken was cold and rubberish. It seemed like the food was old or sitting out for a while. There was also no...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Blueb009
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Local gem. Cheap food and drink. Freshly made food with awesome flavours. Nice staff. Don't waste your money in bigger, more expensive restaurants - come to poc chuc

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank W8299YEcarolync
Reviewed September 17, 2018

No way they can make a profit. The food is very, very good and extremely cheap. The staff was super nice and helpful with questions etc. We has a sorta, enchiladas verde, and a chili rellano. All were perfect! Locals were eating here so we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank spawithlisab
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

This is our third year coming to Mexico now and this little gem is always amazing! You can tell when all the locals are coming in and getting takeaway orders that this place has cheap authentic and delicious Mexican cuisine! Everything on the menu that...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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