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Tequila Barrel

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5th Ave | between 10th and 12th, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1061
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9:00 am - 1:30 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 1:30 am
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Lisbon, Portugal
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place for a beer and a shot of tequila, and listening to some good music, before heading to a dance club.

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Thank Rosa C
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here twice while on holiday, once for drinks and once for food. Service was good, food was really good. Portions were huge. I ordered the honey chicken fingers which I'm thinking about eating right now. Wish there was one in the UK

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Thank Emma S
Newcastle upon tyne
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here twice while in player del Carmen once just for drinks and the other for food, it's a kind of slightly American bar with really fit waitresses! It's gets a bit lively on a night with dancing on bars for a free shot of tequila. The foods lush! Burgers and probably the best we have had you can tell... More 

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Thank Sarahsj88
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in the Tequila Barrel a couple of times, walking from one end of 5th avenue to the other, this place was the point where we needed a drink!!! Service was a little slow! slow to order, slow for drinks to arrive and then even slower to get the bill! Overall nice and clean bar!

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Thank cambridgegirl2016
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited this bar 3 times while I've been un Playa Del Carmen. The waitresses are nice and cute as well. Service is good and the drinks are fairly priced. 1 out of the 3 nights I was here it got a little crazy inside the bar. If girls dance on the bar they get a free shot of... More 

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Thank Nate21224
Thunder Bay, Canada
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our food was not fit for a dump bear. We ordered the cajun chicken and it was dry, the onions weren't shoestring and the drinks were very small compared to size you get at the other restaurants in the area. The waitress came to our table once while were eating and we had a hard time finding her except when... More 

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Thank DarylReilly
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent two rainy afternoons watchn the world go by in this bar were you could buy 5 bottle of bear for 195 pesos? The staff were so friendly

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Thank PaulaP43
Holland, Pennsylvania, United States
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've eaten and a few beers here several times. It is a fun environment. The a full staff of beautiful waitresses!

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Thank Mark W
North America
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food was pretty good, and the prices were no higher than similar restaurants on the block, but the combo specials (e.g. 2 beers and a burger) made it a bargain. The burgers are outstanding. They usually had a pretty good music video channel on, and they kept the volume at a reasonable level. That is, it wasn't blow-you-away loud... More 

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Thank DonPablo2014
Southampton, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

At first, we thought the music a bit loud, but it wasn't really loud and was in keeping with the ambience of the place. We only drank here a couple of times, but found the place friendly and good value (for 5th Avenue!). Sitting at one of the high tables overlooking the street is definitely the place to be. Many... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$9 - $17
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 1:30 am
Monday
9:00 am - 1:30 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 1:30 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 1:30 am
Friday
9:00 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 1:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Ave | between 10th and 12th, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1061

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?