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Azafran Restaurant

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Ave. Satelite norte, Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 984 129 6130
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Dining options: Breakfast, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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Consistently very good

We've been going here for years now. Always consistently good food, great Hangover breakfast, served all day. There is a lovely garden setting.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
the Peg
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the Peg
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We've been going here for years now. Always consistently good food, great Hangover breakfast, served all day. There is a lovely garden setting.

Thank Frozen_Buttertarts
Washington, DC
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a gem! Awesome homemade breakfast served in a beautiful, quiet patio. Had a bagel with cream cheese and a fruit smoothie, and both were delicious. My husband had a "matacruda" which is basically eggs, bread, bacon, etc. everything was superb and the ambiance was absolutely perfect!

Thank GotoHilton
Queretaro, Mexico
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

The food and drinks prepared by this restaurant are very tasty, and accompanied by the beautiful garden, allow this place to be one of the best to take breakfast in Tulum.

Thank noeloyola
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

Warm, excellent service in a wonderful garden guarded by an amate tree - perfect quiet landscape to evade from the busy streets for a quiet oasis; if you are new to Tulum (and not only), Mika, one of the owners, will be very helpful to guide you with useful advises; very good service overall, everything is served with a smile;... More 

1 Thank crisip
New York City, New York
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

I'm baffled at all the good TA reviews of this place. While my boyfriend's Grecia bagel was fine (not amazing, but fine), my crepe was bland and the fruit that came with it tasted off. Agua de peña was the worst we've had our entire trip. Tables all around us were waiting to be bused and weren't cleared until near... More 

1 Thank Patricia C
boxni, Chef at Azafran Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Patricia We profoundly regret, that your experience was not perfect that morning at Azafran. I discussed your entry in TA with our team, as this was a first timer, getting a poor vote from you. They as well were baffled about your opinion, as all food has been eaten and the waitress on duty that day has not been... More 

Falls Church, Virginia
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

We owe this find to the trusty people of Trip Advisor, thank you. This restaurant is actually in Tulum. You pull into town and it is a quaint little building with the bustle of people walking in and around the restaurant. You see a good mix of people. It seems like there are people there that know the owners and... More 

Thank JustinEiseleTravel
Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

We chanced upon this little gem by reading the tripadvisor reviews, it was really good we had the breakfast and it was amazing and the everlasting coffee cup then not because we were hungry but greed we also had a bagel to share it was astoundingly good fill up for the day there you won't be sorry you did.

Thank CanalMateo
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

Service was prompt, prices were low and the food was tasty. They cater for more of an American breakfast with a twist, so if you are overloaded by Mexican food, come here for some eggs, sausage, bacon...and mash potato ;-)

Thank martinaloeb
Tulum, Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

I had the best salmon I ever had in Mexico in this restaurant, the bread it's good and the OJ fresh.

Thank Joel Andres P
Tyler, Texas
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

I think what I enjoyed the most next to the food was the owner. She was very friendly even though they were very busy she seemed to give everyone very personal service. My son keeps asking to go back. The mashed potatoes with breakfast i might faint they were so good. I got a bagel it was very good. So... More 

1 Thank SquishyTishy

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ave. Satelite norte, Tulum 77780, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 984 129 6130

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 8
  • Cuisine: German

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?