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El Mariachi

Avs. Tulum and Orion, Tulum, Mexico
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good21%
  • Average30%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible19%
Aug 1, 2016
“grease, rude, noisy dirty”
Feb 29, 2016
“Nice spot average food. ”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Avs. Tulum and Orion, Tulum, Mexico
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11 - 20 of 39 reviews

Reviewed November 30, 2014

We dined in this restaurant while in Tulum. We ordered a serving of Shrimp tortillas and Grilled Fish. Food tasted great! For dessert, we decided to share home-made Cacao ice cream. It was served on a Cacao half-shell. Two words: Heavenly and Awesome! It was...More

Thank bisugo
Reviewed August 10, 2014

This place was pretty touristy and kind of over priced. The food was decent especially the queso fundido but there are better places out there. We went to watch the World Cup and it has many TV's and plenty of seating. They did give free...More

Thank Jenna S
Reviewed April 26, 2014

Friends recommended this for the drink in the hollowed-out coconut. They took us for the fresh pina colada in the coconut. It was pulpy and just okay. Not memorable in a positive way. Okay place for nachos and fajitas. The pescado was nice and light....More

Thank Janou J
Reviewed January 22, 2014

This restaurant was within waking distance of our hotel. The food was very good, but the highlight of the meal was the ice cream/ They advertise home made ice cream. We each ordered the pineapple. Imagine our surprise when we each got a hollowed out...More

Thank viajeraexotica02
Reviewed December 18, 2013

It is a good restaurant, with a good choice of food and beers. Good location! Recommanded to everyone

Thank Markus P
Reviewed March 8, 2013

We ate under a white tent (nothing special) at a plastic table (nothing special) beside the most gorgeous water (VERY special). There were lots of pretty young things in small swimsuits, dogs and cats wandering around and the food was delicious. This is NOT a...More

1  Thank LaurieSC54258
Reviewed February 24, 2013

I mean, Mariachi is open late and so sometimes its like one of the only options after you're done drinking other than street carts. Therein lies its value. Really not the best tacos, but they're there when you're wasted and you need them. That is...More

Thank sachsman
Reviewed January 20, 2013

Its a restaurant on the strip geared to tourists. For drinks and food it was decently priced, but after a long day of traveling anything is good. the street scape is enjoyable and the ambiance is good.

Thank Durka81
Reviewed December 20, 2012

We ate at El Mariachi the first night we were in Tulum because it was on a list that was given to us by the woman we are renting from. The only people eating there were Americans, the menu is in English, there was a...More

1  Thank michele030
Reviewed May 10, 2012

Stopped in for a quick lunch on Sunday. Had tostadas with guacamole and shrimp ceviche which were very good. Didn't need or want the souvenir photo on the tequila bottle and didn't enjoy the fumes from the taxi statio next door. Will not be returning.

Thank Mary D
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avs. Tulum and Orion, Tulum, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
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