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Mexican, Bar, Seafood, Latin, Spanish, Pub, South American, Central American
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Table Service
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Reviewed February 25, 2020

Looking for a more authentic experience, my wife and I left the relative safety and fake Costa Maya for Mahahual, the actual local town. Within minutes of arriving we were greeted, and asked to join our host and waiter, Pancho at Kimbara. We were seated...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 17, 2020 via mobile

Perfect The food and service was very good, the place is perfect because you are seating in the sea "literally", they have massage service that was amazing and everything in your budget, was no expensive in all. I'll be back

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2020

We walked along the beachfront and talked to several places for a massage but came back to Kimbara and Angel is fantastic. Best massage ever! After we enjoyed a margarita and some food and Ivan was an excellent waiter. Good place to stop.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 4, 2020 via mobile

I highly recommend eating at this restaurant by the beach. Ivan gave us over-the-top service and waited on our every need. And the best part? The whole red snapper they cooked up for us “Mayan style” was the best fish I’ve ever eaten! My advice...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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PatChiroman, Gerente at Kimbara Restaurante Caribbean Mahahual, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2020

Thank you very much, for you recommendation Kimbara is your home. We wait for you on you next visit.

Reviewed February 4, 2020

Ivan the waiter is great !!! He made the experience memorable and even mentioned a few shops and helped us avoid obvious tourist traps! service is great and food is good. Highly recommended

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed November 17, 2019

They steered us away from Crazy Lobster saying they were full. First stop off the trolley, so get off and keep walking. Do not stop at this place. Beach was rocky and not good for anything except goofing around in their cheapo kayaks. Sting rays...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

When you get to the beach area from the bus you are greeted by someone offering you a chair and umbrella for $10 per person. Sounds like a pretty fair deal. He leads you to believe that you cannot walk and shop or use any...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

When we got to Costa Maya we took the trolley thing to Mahahual. Kimbara is the first restaurant/beach area. We were planning on walking along beach to find an area. This was $40 for 7 people. Compared to booking it through the cruiseline at $70...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed April 3, 2019

A full day diving with their neighbors (Buceando Mahahual) we almost always find ourselves resting during the surface interval with a plate of ceviche and afterwards with a few cold brews. Great staff, fast and friendly service at a very reasonable price. Normally closes after...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

At the end of a Segway tour, we were dropped off at Kimbara. We were a family of 4, ordered 4 twelve dollar drinks and 2 bowls of chips and salsa. The bill we were given was $99!!! Even the addition of the fake numbers...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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