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El Camello

Avenida Tulum & Luna Sur, Tulum, Mexico
+52 984 871 2036
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ceviche” (434 reviews)
“fried fish” (56 reviews)
“local seafood” (14 reviews)
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Avenida Tulum & Luna Sur, Tulum, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We shared a small mixed ceviche and grilled fish tacos. We had ordered the fish ceviche but our waiter came back to say they didn't have any, so we changed to mixed. We walked here from almost the other end of town because of the...More

Thank dev45
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is where the locals go so we know the food must be good. I’m not a fan of the downtown area but really wanted to try this seafood place due to the reviews. Ambience: the place isn’t very nice in appearance. Service : so...More

Thank Jennifer Y
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ordered a small ceviche each!! When they arrived we were like wow, they were huge. They should probably warn people how big they are. Its personally a little off putting having such a large amount of that in front of you instead of a...More

Thank Antonia V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Medium Ceviche was more than enough for two people. I had to cancel the remaining order. Seafood was fresh and price was reasonable. It was a little bit of a walk on the hot day, but the cold drinks and food was worth the efforts....More

Thank Jamal K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here twice, first time we ordered octopus and squid, which were really tasty! As a starter you get some tortilla chips with a sauce of beans, some spicy sauce and pico de gallo, and it is served on the house! A nice start,...More

Thank Hilko V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best ceviche in town. Cash only, suggest you bring pesos. They will accept dollars, however their rate is very unfavorable. I suggest ordering dishes to share. very warm in town, wear shorts and light clothes. This is a very casual place.

Thank Na R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super good seafood... only cash High quality Try the "menu del dia) Not more to say.. I recommend this place highly

Thank Alexander J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best ceviche in Tulum, very generous portions and value for money pricing. A tip we were hungry and made the mistake of ordering between the the medium sized portion of the fish ceviche and we couldn’t finish it. We realised even their small portions would...More

Thank arvind1000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We actually went to El Camello Jr. I believe it is owned by the same people. This is Mexican food at its finest and for the locals, not just a touristy place. The food is delicious. The servings are huge. Their ceviche is great. Indoor...More

Thank jane w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went back to Camellos after visiting last year. The ceviche is still delicious. The shrimp w butter garlic sauce is amazing. Filet of fish a la plancha is good, but go for butter garlic sauce or fried instead. Worth the wait! Cash only.

Thank WWanderlingBetsy
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Address: Carretera Chetumal-Cancun Locales 1 y 2 Lte 3 Mza 40, Centro, 77600 Tulum, Q.R., Mexico Hours... More
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Hello, to be honest I don't really remember because we speak Spanish also, but I guess they have it . But don't worry the people are very friendly and helpful .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Tulum & Luna Sur, Tulum, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 984 871 2036
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