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“Mexican done right”
Review of Greenverde

Greenverde
Ranked #9 of 202 Restaurants in Isla Mujeres
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $8
Cuisines: Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Central American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: This restaurant is decorated with reused and recycled materials, could be an example of that can do useful things with materials for some people is rubbish. Es el primer restaurante en Isla Mujeres hecho con materiales reciclados ademas de que cuenta con un menu exquisito de comida mexicana.
isla mujeres, Q.roo,
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Mexican done right”
Reviewed February 1, 2014 via mobile

Went last night with my daughter to this adorable restaurant. The decor is amazing and all done by the owner. The food is divine and the owners are super nice and very attentive. If you like authentic Mexican food this is the spot.

Visited January 2014
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Oscar F, Propietario at Greenverde, responded to this review, February 15, 2014
It is a pleasure to receive them for us, thank you for visiting greenverde and make your comments about your experience, that motivates us to be better every day...
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Spokane, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Great Meal”
Reviewed January 30, 2014

This restaurant is a ways out of the main part of town but only minutes by cab or golf cart. The food was outstanding, margaritas were great as well. Very small so go early. Service was exceptional, treated us like family. The mole on the enchiladas was very tasty.

  • Visited January 2014
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Oscar F, Propietario at Greenverde, responded to this review, February 1, 2014
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Gracias por haber visitado greenverde esperamos volverlos a ver pronto, es un placer poder atenderlos y gracias a sus comentarios trabajaremos mas para dar el servicio que usted merece
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Indianapolis
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“The Real Deal”
Reviewed January 28, 2014

In a place were the food is very touristy and predictable, Greenverde is the real deal. It's far from the tourist hordes. We ordered three entrees--yellow mole', chicken-stuffed poblano, and the nightly special (ribs)--and all three were delicious. The restaurant is small but very clean, pleasant and friendly and the clientele is the same. Stood head and shoulders above the other four restaurants I visited during my trip to Isla. The Supermercado that just opened down the street should increase Greenverde's visibility and traffic.

  • Visited January 2014
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Oscar F, Propietario at Greenverde, responded to this review, February 1, 2014
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Gracias por haber visitado greenverde esperamos volverlos a ver pronto, es un placer poder atenderlos y gracias a sus comentarios trabajaremos mas para dar el servicio que usted merece
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Madison, Wisconsin
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“Fantastic Mole!”
Reviewed January 27, 2014

Excellent little restaurant between Sesoloco and Chedraui - three delicious moles on the menu - red, green, and yellow. All great and excellent fish tacos!

  • Visited January 2014
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Oscar F, Propietario at Greenverde, responded to this review, February 1, 2014
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Gracias por haber visitado greenverde esperamos volverlos a ver pronto, es un placer poder atenderlos y gracias a sus comentarios trabajaremos mas para dar el servicio que usted merece
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Shawnee, Kansas
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“THE BEST...In Isla Mujeres.”
Reviewed January 26, 2014

We had our 25 Anniversary and found Greenverde. We are foodies and we had some of the most fantastic food on the Island, but this truly is the BEST food on Isla Mujeres. My wife lived in Mexico City for 3 years and we are always on the trek for the best inexpensive food on all our vacations. I have never had better Mole (Dark) than what Oscar makes. My wife is gluten free and he whipped up an incredible soup that wasn't even on his menu. Not only have we experienced great food, but we found a new friend "Amigo". We had great conversations during our time there. We found it was the best food on the Island so we ate there frequently (except when they were closed). I encouraged him to have a daily special with a billboard advertisement and the next day we arrived and he had a wonderful sign made. On our last day there, he asked what I wanted for my last meal and not only did he have my fish ready, but he ordered enough fish and and made it the special of the day for everyone else. When we arrived there was a sign outside reading "Special..Fish Filet Veracruz Style" I advise everyone to find this gem. It's not very big but the food is absolutely incredible. Congrats Oscar. Tim and Val from Kansas!!!!

  • Visited January 2014
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Oscar F, Propietario at Greenverde, responded to this review, February 1, 2014
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Gracias por haber visitado greenverde esperamos volverlos a ver pronto, es un placer poder atenderlos y gracias a sus comentarios trabajaremos mas para dar el servicio que usted merece
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