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Mateo's Mexican Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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$6 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Seafood, Central American
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We only stopped in for a quick beer and some guacamole but I left my phone on the table. I returned later and to my surprise they kept it in a secure place for me and returned it in perfect condition. Thank you very much....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank mark290
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stumbled on this fun little spot after combing the strip for drinks and late supper. The waiter Leo (Brian) was great, drinks were awesome and they accommodated us even though the restaurant was closing up. The owner even popped by to say hi and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TammiA_13
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate here 4 times on our 5 day trip. The best tacos in the world. They also have special drinks each day. Their Strawberry basil mojito and cucumber margarita were to die for!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TayGreeley
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed for 3 nights in Tulum and we had drinks here every night to either start or end the night. Every time we had great service and the bartenders were fun and very helpful. Two in particular went out of their...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank phishdudeAK
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach road has a number of interesting places to eat - Mateo's is fine for a beer and some tacos, but there are many more interesting options. We enjoyed the local beers. I had the fish tacos - they were good, fairly basic -...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jim L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We lived Mateo’s - we ate here 3 times during our 5 night stay in Tulum. Great service, wonderful atmosphere and really delicious food and drinks. Overall it’s a great local spot - you can’t go wrong!! The ceviche and the fish burger were amazing!!!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Newmama1026
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here literally almost every day, whether it was for drinks while watching some NFL, fish taco's, chicken fajita's, chips and guacamole, or for a couple of shots before going out for the night. One of our favorite spots to chill in Tulum.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LukasnCher
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lively spot for Mexican food and all the drinks you could want. Check out the sunset lounge for a view above the canopy.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank scotterotter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No nonsense service, you get what you expect - no gourmet food, it is a place for tacos, nachos, burgers and that kind of stuff. good drinks, good service, nice prices, nice ambiance!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ftorr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love Mateos for their amazing service, especially Virgilio, Noemi, and all of the guys upstairs at the Sunset bar! We visit Tulum frequently and always make Mateos a regular stop, a few nights. Sitting at the bar or upstairs for sunset, I know we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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September 27, 2018|
Response from thisislyndsey | Reviewed this property |
Yes they accept credit card.
December 2, 2017|
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Response from ninalarrea | Reviewed this property |
I'm not Mateo's but I'm pretty sure you just turn up. Only a few restaurants are so fancy you have to book in advance (read:Hartwood but there are so many other really cool places around)!
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