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The Mexican Kitchen

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$4 - $9
CUISINES
Healthy, Mexican, Latin, Central American
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch before departing from a neighbouring hotel. We opted to share some nachos and quasadillas with some coronas. Nachos lacked saltiness and v little cheese although guac was fresh and cold. Quasadillas were a little light on filling and a little crispy. Fair enough...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank carlversustravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this place for the first time in November 2018 and now again a year later. The only thing that has really changed is the location... now the restaurant is located at the beach. Staff is still really friendly and food is good, so...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank TelaTelaTela
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered nachos with guacamole and got a whole plate of nachos with literally 4 drops of guacamole which were enough maybe for 6 chips. Disappointed.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Jakub34838jdjsba8382
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found this gem a couple days before going home, so I literally ate here the last couple of days. It’s been a long time since a I had food Mexican food. And what’s better than going for a swim right after good food or...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank earlybrown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came for the giant ( live) chicken perched on top of the menu, stayed for the great Mexican food. Cute spot with great, tasty food. My huge teenage boys ate here many times during our stay on the island. Huge servings of delicious Mexican -...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Helzzzzz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was tasty but the tortilla was not well cooked and enchiladas were too dry. Overall was a good experience but there are things that could improve

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Martasalgado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Laidback atmosphere, appetizing menu and delicious food! The tlayuda was amazing and is definitely a must try! The staff were super friendly and personable. All around a great place!

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Sarah W
Reviewed October 4, 2019 via mobile

Delish , authentic mex food in indonesia. Good fast service , lovely setting on water edge. Loved it.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank pietermarais
Reviewed September 29, 2019 via mobile

We went here on a friend’s recommendation and it was amazing. Great margaritas and delicious food.. I had the falutas. They have a lot of vegan and vegetarian choices in addition to meat.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Mcleary70
Reviewed September 21, 2019

Located on the beachfront this restaurant was fantastic. The food was great and quite big serves. The staff were lovely. Went back twice and both times not disappointed

Date of visit: August 2019
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