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12 Tribes Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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Av. Pescador | Medano Beach, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
+52 624 163 5764
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful evening! We celebrated our anniversary at 12 Tribes and the food and service were wonderful. They set up out table in the beach by ourselves facing the ocean, beautiful. We asked the chef to prepare his specials and wow. Fabulous! Started with "sushi and crab roll" appetizer, seafood bisque soup then Filet Mignon/Grilled Shrimp entree and finished... More 

Thank Joseph D
Belmont, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Wonderful location in the Casa Dorada overlooking Medano Beach. Delicious food, prepared and served with care. Chef's special always delicious.

Thank Julie N
San Clemente, California, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here four night straight and tried most of the seafood dishes we found all of them to be really good . We found the service to be first rate and we had no trouble with special requests. The view was wonderful . We found the bar cart to be a nice touch . We enjoyed a desert every... More 

Thank Kelly C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

Filet was great, shrimp was very good!! The staff and servers make every effort to make your food a nice experience. Views were right on the ocean and they provide a variety of pleasant music. We felt price was a bit high but not bad. Only bad note is that we were told we could order anything from the other... More 

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Monrovia, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

Great place!!! Made reservation and 5 minutes later the concierge got back to me with confirmation. let him know that we would be celebrating my wife's b-day. Gave a a table right on the beach. Service was impeccable. Food was delicious. Just an incredible night.

Thank Larry F
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Higher priced but definitely worth it, food and wine are amazing. The view of lands end is so beautiful, make sure to make a reservation. Highly recommend!

Thank TinaNicole
Columbia, South Carolina
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

If you are staying at Casa Dorada, there is no reason to leave to eat. 12 Tribes is a spacious, open air restaurant with an authentic thatched roof overlooking the Sea of Cortez. The breakfast buffet is fabulous. Lupita makes delicious omelets to order and Sergio provides great service. We had salads and fajitas for lunch and every night there... More 

Thank gesquire54
Chillicothe, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

They offer great food all day and specials for dinner every night. You can order from the pizza, sushi or regular menus. They also offer a breakfast buffet. They servings are large portions at a good price.

Thank Jill T
Fullerton, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

The quality and presentation of all entrees were excellent. We ordered a pasta dish, steak dish, fish dish and a of course a Mexican dish and all were delicious. We sat under the palapa and enjoyed the view of lands end with a great meal and a few cocktails.

Thank NicSrt8
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ate here numerous times while visiting cabo and were very pleased. Victor is an amazing waiter. Band and ambiance is fantastic along with beach views. Highly recommend. Delicious steak, sushi and Mexican food were our choices. You will be very pleased dining here.

Thank Cookiechester

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $35
Mexican, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups, Scenic view, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Pescador | Medano Beach, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  Cabo San Lucas
  • Phone Number: +52 624 163 5764
Welcome to 12 TribesCarlos Bonilla Souberbielle, our Executive Chef, would like to welcome you.The creative process applied to our menu will take you through a smorgasbord of flavors, textures and aromas that represent twelve different regions of Mexico; hence, our name. By understanding the local culinary culture of these regions, their ingredients and techniques, our chef creates a different perspective into what we call “Contemporary Mexican Cuisine”. By applying this understanding to his idea of Bohemian Cuisine – an unpretentious composition of different taste profiles – you’ll find a variety of different flavors perfectly balanced in each dish as you move from course to course. Simple appetizers will introduce you to the complexity of our main dishes,where ubiquitous hints of Mexico offer a new perspective on Mexican cooking. Of course, for a perfect ending, our decadent desserts are the perfect way to complement and truly enjoy your 12 Tribes experience.Thank you for joining us on this journey and….Buen provecho!

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