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12 Tribes Restaurant

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Mexican, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free
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Av. Pescador | Medano Beach, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
+52 624 163 5764
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast has all the basics done well: loads of fresh fruit, good "made-to-order" omelette and antojitos (appetizer?) bar. The huitlacoche and rajas are unusual additions to an omelette that I enjoyed. We found the buffet to be a bargain, but the waffles are worth ordering a la carte. One thing I found strange but I really enjoyed: they had random... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are owners and each year this seems to get better. The food is fabulous and the chefs seem to keep adding more and a variety of items each year.

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Novato, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of choices for the breakfast buffet, though only about 20% of the offerings changed each day. Lunches were delicious!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The menu was limited. The Food was mediocre. Service was not good. We are used to top notch service. This is not the place. Wine pour was terrible. Order a bottle!!

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at the Casa Dorado and had all our breakfasts here (buffet style) which we included in our package...very good deal otherwise it would have been $17/pers/day. They have a great omelet station and very good selection of cereals, yogurts, fruits, juices and hot foods (French toast, quiche, burritos, etc.). Servers a very friendly and efficient. Great views looking... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We ate breakfast at 12 Tribes every morning during our stay. There was something for everyone and service was always with a smile.

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Lexington, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

While staying at Casa Dorada we had access to the 12 Tribes which has an awesome breakfast buffet and the menu items are very good as well. Waiters are very attentive and take care of everything you need. We all had the buffet one morning and egg sandwiched the next time there. Coffee is very good but you cant beat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

The service was exelent servers were extremily good the recomendetios were great we eat the tuna sushimy avocado seafood salad and the molcajete octupus with rice and home made tortillas with the spacy abanero sauce our server adalberto was the key of the restaurant we definily go again to enjoy the food an the atmostfere of los cabos there.☺☺

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We had a great time eating right at Casa Dorad were we were staying. The 12 Tribes restaurant is right next to the water but up a level. We were seated next to the railing which gave us a fabulous view of the water and all the ships/boats that were out at night. The service was not only great but... More 

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

We stayed at Casa Dorado so this restaurant was on our resort. The breakfast buffet is incredible. The evening meal was also very good but a bit spendy. Would definitely visit here again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $35
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Buffet, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
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
Description
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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