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Kukulcan Blvd Km. 9 | Forum Mall, 1st Flor, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 883 0902
13:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 13:00 - 01:00
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The service in this restaurant was great. My hubby and I had the surf and turf as well as the table side ceaser salad. It was all prepared very well but just not the ceaser salad I'm accustomed to in Canada. Steak was decent and the drinks were awesome! I had a Chambord martini and I could have downed 10... More 

Thank rubyha
Jurupa Valley, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our bell boy recommended this restaurant and we took the chance in going. The steaks were great and the service was excellent. We spoke to the manager Luis and he was very happy to have us there. I recommend the carajillo for a dessert coffee. The rib eye for two was awesome and cooked to perfection. Mojitos and Sangria were... More 

Thank tigerjet64
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best Cambalache I've tried so far in Mexico. Service: 6 stars!!! Food: amazing. I had the provoleta, the churrasco and the sausage. Everything was very good.

Thank Delpiero71
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had heard from some people that this restaurant was one of the better steak houses in Cancun - Not So! The food was prepared poorly, the service was extremely slow, the manager told one of our party that her entree cost would be removed from the final bill - it was not, and the head waiter was pressuring our... More 

Thank Tom S
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate dinner at Cambalache Nov 10. Wife and myself ordered the Cambalache tenderloin for two, Cambalache salad and after dinner coffee. The steak was tender and full of flavor best meal we have had during our vacation. Our service was provided by Alfonso Y Eric. Service was impeccable. Alfonso prepared after dinner drinks table side. I Highly recommend Cambalache.

Thank Scott S
Phoenix, Arizona
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Maybe the best steak in Cancun, and a lot cheaper than Ruth Chris. They offer a 10% discount for guests staying at certain local hotels so be sure and ask when you are seated. Their idea of "medium" is what most US restaurants would call "rare", so it is a good idea to confirm with your waiter how you want... More 

Thank Erik R
Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is top of the line.My family of carnivors (we were 8) are very savy and have try all of our life great restaurants all over the country and world and Cambalache will filfull the highest of expectations. Service is impecable and the food amazing. Among some of the dishes we had ( all delicious) the Churrasco and 400 g.... More 

Thank manubonvivant
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is one outstanding place. Amazing atmosphere. One of the best places we have eaten. Antonio Luis was great. The food was delicious. Do not order the Rib Eye for two unless you are really hungry. It was huge, tender and worth it. Will return the next time in Cancun.

Thank danny6353
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

William and Max took care of us on 10/21/2016. Friendly and fun. Steaks were cooked to perfection. This is one of four nice restaurants we have gone to in the last week, and we would highly recommend it. They are going to change locations in the next month or so to the La Isla shopping mall, so it will be... More 

Thank blueleader50
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

During our honeymoon in Cancun, my wife wanted to visit a "nice place" for dinner. After a short search I found the Cambalache was among the best rated. We ordered the Rib Eye and we were so impressed that now we MUST go back on every trip! This last time was no different! We added a nice New York steak... More 

Thank Abner T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 45
Steakhouse, Argentinian, South American, Grill
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kukulcan Blvd Km. 9 | Forum Mall, 1st Flor, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 883 0902
One of the loveliest restaurants in Cancun! Every dining area is comfortable and family friendly, where whatever the age, you will feel right at home. The perfect place to enjoy a fine cut of meat, accompanied by a fine selection of wine, this restaurant will make you feel right at home! Enjoy the best Prime Cuts, Lamb, Suckling Pig and Fish, carefully prepared in our Charcoal Grill. Cambalache´s delicious menu is complete with “typical family recipes” in the purest fashioned Argentina. Soups, salads, side dishes, artisan breads are cooked at the moment to satisfy the most demanding palates.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?