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El Charco

Calle Paseo de Las Aves, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“chicken soup” (17 reviews)
“beans” (24 reviews)
“tacos” (39 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Paseo de Las Aves, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Somehow I had missed this little taqueria on my previous trips to Isla, but that won’t happen again. I took a (very cheap) cab ride there from my condo on Playa Norte one evening and was pleased to meet Deisy, who seemed genuinely happy to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kurt a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We tried three different items as part of a tour. One was chicken and cheese, one was tortilla filled with beans, and one was a tortilla with chicken on top, something that started with an s. I wish I could remember the name because it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank villanewbie
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Deisy is in a class all her own. Good home style food, generous portions, and she always has a smile even at the last minutes of closing time. We love this place. My fave is the chicken flautas.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank boholuxegirl
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Also known as Deisy Y Raul's, this spot is amazing! The food was so, so good and Deisy is delightful! This little open area spot is in a pretty residential area which was quiet, but still bustling as there is a market just across the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lmcjunkin
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Once again! A great meal at a great price! Deysy y Raul are wonderful hosts and prepare authentic Yucatan meals without tourist prices. Try it!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 2Travelingforfun
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We were planning on going to Tonicho's, but they were closed on Mondays. So we found this out of the way taqueria. My wife had the roast pork torta...it was great as is! I had the pork chop tacos with cheese. They did come or...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank golfpmac
Reviewed July 31, 2018

We have been to El Charro many times and have never been disappointed! Its out of the way and can be hard to find but its worth the trip. The tacos are amazing. Don't miss the bowls of goodness on the bar in the restaurant....More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Go810830
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We stopped by with the family for a evening meal. We had read the reviews but never had the the chance to stop in. This place is amazing! The food was the best we have had on the island. We tried several plates and appetizers,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank vittfarm
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

One word, TACOS. Holy cow, these were the most amazing & delicious tacos I’ve had on the island (and I’ve tried lots of places). We tried, pork, steak and chicken and all of them were phenomenal. We loved that it’s authentic Mexican tacos but you...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 426audreyv
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

This place is the best. The tacos and empanadas were the best we have found on the island and owners are very nice. Service was fast and prices are very reasonable. I think they have moved because they didn’t seem to be exactly where TA...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Q3454KDericf
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May 9, 2018|
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Looks like they open at 6pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Paseo de Las Aves, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres
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