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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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NO LONGER LOCATED ON THE BEACH. We are now open at our new location on the main Tulum Avenue in Tulum Town. We continue to offer the best dining experience in Tulum. We make everything possible from scratch using the best local ingredients available. Join us for Happy Hour daily from 3:30-6:30. We are currently opening at 3:30 until 11:00. Come try our exclusive eight course tasting menu featuring local flavors and ingredients. Stop by and give our delicious food a try, you won't be disappointed!
$3 - $21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Dinner, Drinks
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had 3 courses from the menu and the food was really good. Combined with some Mexican white wine and end with a tasty desert. A bit disturbing was the noise of a shop on the opposite side of the street, but did not impact...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank seb-schmiedi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We, a group of 6. Mix of friends and family, went to Unico to celebrate my birthday. We had been to tulum many times but had wanted to finally try out Unico. Omg it was absolutely brilliant. Our servers and I mean all the staff...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JDAToronto
Reviewed March 19, 2019

We loved Unico so much we went back 2 days later. Had the tuna and it was dee-lish. Great view of the action on the sidewalk from above.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Nomad784824
Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

The pricing in downtown Tulum is lower than it is on the coastal strip, which largely is more gourmet. Unico is downtown, gourmet, and extraordinarily well priced. The crab dip was the best thing I ate while in Tulum (and my wife and I touched...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank fwboyd3
Reviewed January 4, 2019

Great service, good ratio price/quality and the food was really good. Getting a reservation was actually possible - compared to other places

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JonathanDiving
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

We were lucky to get a table on nye as a lot of places were booked out. This place was recommended to us by our hotel. We loved the food. I had the pork and my partner had the pasta.. We would recommend.. Good service...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank themada
Reviewed December 26, 2018

We went here on Christmas night, so they had the main menu, but a specific Christmas menu as well. We ended up mixing and matching dishes, and had a terrific meal overall, though I don’t know if some of those dishes will be available on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jandrewbarr65
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner on our first day in Tulum. Food was really nice. Guacamole was the best we have had in a long time and the salad with spinach and citrus was very refreshing. The patatas bravas were crispy and hot. We shared our main course...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 906bartv
Reviewed December 16, 2018

We really like Unico. The food and cocktails are always delicious and consistent. The purple basil pappardelle is one of our favorites and should not be missed, but everything is excellent. Staff is very friendly and attentive. The ambience is lovely. Only downside to this...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jabali1000
Reviewed December 13, 2018

We stopped in Tulum on our way back from Mahahual to Cancun airport, just to dine at UNICO. It is our 4th visit in 5 years, and never have we been dissapointed. Their new place in the middle of Tulum, upstairs from the main street,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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December 20, 2015|
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Response from JZ_det | Reviewed this property |
We used am ex
April 6, 2015|
Response from UnicoTulum | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your interest in Unico. The restaurant has a capacity of 40 but we can stretch that a little to 50 or 60. Best regards, Chef Brian
April 4, 2015|
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Response from 120Maple | Reviewed this property |
They are right on the beach, and they have seafood. Parking is on-street, but very easy. To get to the present location you turn LEFT when the road down from the grocery store stop light takes a sharp RIGHT and proceed 1.2... More
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