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Buho's

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Bar, Central American
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Avenida Carlos Lazo 1, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
+52 998 877 0301
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We attended this restaurant after spending the day on the beach. The service was extremely slow, took almost 1 hour to get our food. The quality of the food was poor as well. Good place for drinks due to its location but would never eat there again

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Thank Ben L
Grand Traverse County, Michigan
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Buho's is a great place to have a drink and watch the sunset. This is on the public beach. Lots of foot traffic heading back to town.

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Thank ToddS54
Woodlands Texas
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed next door and had a 30 meter walk over there but apparently we were bothering the staff by sitting there and trying to spending money. We stopped going after that. I like to be at least offered a cold beverage at a bar. go to Tarzan's...much more fun.

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Thank TX-Harley
Seneca, South Carolina
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84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hard to really judge the foid, as the service is the problem here. Extremely slow, so food often arrives cold. No way to tell whether it is caused by wait staff or kitchen.

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Thank Susan R
Venice, Italy
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best point in the Island. Hammocks , swings and nice table on the sand all around the restaurant. It's relaxing in the evening, especially with a good drink watching the sunset.

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Thank EMA G
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sorry to say, but we been around for 10 days and the staff is seriously unfriendly, food average (or less). Takes ages to ve served. I would recommend to only drink a beer or Softdrink and enjoy the view at the bar. Just 100 meters right is the Green Damon Bar - 100x better.

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Thank Dominic B
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The waiter was nice, but he would not recommend i ordered the ceviche as it was not any good or fresh. Not exactly what you want to hear at a seafront fish restaurant. So we had their pizza, witch was very meh..

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Thank Jakob J
Tallinn, Estonia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my favourite bar on Playa Norte beach! Lovely beach bar with swings. I went there almost every day. Staff was great and cocktails good.

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Thank katy9442016
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped by here for lunch on day. Right on the beach and the bar has cute swings. My husband got he fish and chips and I had the Enchilada Suizas. The Enchiladas were amazing! Totally recommend!

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184 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

This is the setting you came to isla mujeres for. Yes the food is mediocre and the service not the best but it's such a lovely spot that I'm willing to overlook its drawbacks. And I've sure eaten in a lot worse places.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Bar, Central American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Carlos Lazo 1, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres
  • Phone Number: +52 998 877 0301

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