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“Best Italian in Tulum” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Tulum Trattoria Romana

Tulum Trattoria Romana
Ranked #37 of 382 Restaurants in Tulum
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $20
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Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Romantic, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Buford, Georgia, United States
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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“Best Italian in Tulum”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2013

The one rule to remember when eating in Tulum is eat where the locals eat. If you are craving Italian, walk downtown and you will find many Italians at Trattoria Romana. The food is fresh, the service is good and you will probably have enough left over for another meal. My favorite meal is the Rigatoni Gorgonzola although I doubt there is a bad choice to be made there. Mangia!

  • Visited December 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Cuernavaca, Mexico
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Delicious food, excellent service”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2013

One of the best restaurants in Tulum. The food is just delicious. The service is great, they are very friendly, especially Matteo. You really have to try these dishes.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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New York City, New York
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69 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“A little pricey but very delicious”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2013

Definitely not the best deal on the beach strip but the drinks are fantastic and the service is to boot. Great spot to treat yourself.

Visited May 2012
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Kingston, Canada
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“yup, yup, yup”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2013

Do yourselves a favor and eat here. Servers are not only handsome but courteous.Oh the food ? Had the carbonara and was Not disappointed. Some say that you can judge a place by the locals who are there,well again, local Italians gather there, sipping vino tinto, so, you shoul check it out too ,

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Blacksburg, VA
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Authentic Italian in Tulum”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 21, 2013

We ate here because of the wide variety of vegetarian plates on the menu, and we were pleasantly surprised. We have spent some time in Italy, and found the menu and food to be an accurate representation of some of the sidewalk cafes over there. The pasta dishes have a fresh flavor and feel to them, and prices are mid-lever for Tulum.

Visited March 2013
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