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Poc Chuc

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More Photos * Add to Trip * Avenida Juarez and Avenida Abasolo, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Topeka, Kansas
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stumbled upon this place when looking for another restaurant it is a true local spot. We've had chicken and pork tacos, cheese empanadas, chicken tostadas and hot cakes with ham & eggs so far. We're still here so you never know we might be back. Very good food

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Thank Staci123
Greenwood Village, Colorado
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252 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Poc Chuc might be really good for other meals, too, but I only had the pleasure of breakfasting, and I'll be back!

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west bend,wi
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51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our waiter barely spoke with us and never checked back after taking our order. The food was good, was recommended by a local, and didn't disappoint. Their exchange rate of 17 pesos to the dollar is well under the going rate of 21 pesos to the dollar. Really not a tourist friendly place in my judgement.

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canada
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was wonderful to find this gem in Centro. The Mexican food is great and abundant. You can try something new every day and not get tired of it. The fresh fruit juices are wonderful.

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Stuttgart, Germany
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good and cheap place to go, close to the main restaurant strip on isla mujeres. We had cevice which was fresh and with lots of fish! Margharitas were good and not to sweet, great! Waiter was attentive, all in all we liked this place.

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Thank Franzi721
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Proper Mexican food. Im so glad we went here and tried this little, cosy place. We asked the waiter to cook us the best on the meny and was served fish. The fish was fresh and light like nothing I've ever had before. Yummi. I recommend this place to everyone that want a taste of real mexican food.

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Thank Lise K
New Orleans, Louisiana
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I have been frequent visitors to Isla Mujeres for the past 32 years and this unassuming local restaurant has been one of our favorites! Not only is the food delicious, well seasoned and extremely fresh, but the prices are about half as much as all those tourist places around the corner on Hidalgo. Trust the staff's recommendations.... More 

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indianapolis
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We went here on the recommendation of our hotel (Casa El Pio) - recommended for more authentic Mexican... We were really happy to visit somewhere with more locals present! We went for a very late lunch after a day at the beach and got the last empty table. Based on the recommendations from the owners of our hotel - I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Great time with a group of friends here for dinner. Thanks for teaching us about Día de Reyes and letting us try the Rosca de Reyes!

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Leawood, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Small and quaint. Nice people and great food. Would recommend the arrachera - nicely marinated and grilled.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: More Photos * Add to Trip * Avenida Juarez and Avenida Abasolo, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?