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Tequila Barrel

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$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Bar, Pub, Central American, South American
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Avenida 5, Norte 119 | between 10th and 12th, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1061
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Today
09:00 - 01:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 01:30
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you want to grab a bite and watch a game then this will be fine, there are a lot of much better food options for the price though in any direction. There's a good, loud party vibe here.

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Thank Slamn
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It clearly is my "go to" bar when I am in Playa...love the staff. This is the only place to watch football.

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Thank Jim D
Somerset, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Stopped for NFL football and a bit to eat. They had some transmission difficulties for our game - not the restaurant's fault. We all had burgers - meat texture was odd, but could be attributable to the region. Great selection of food and beers - great service and a fun place to watch the game.

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Thank NickNewton36
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and Nachos and Quesadillas, both were gorgeous, and loads of it. Came with salsa, guacamole and sour cream. So tasty PLUS our first Heineken in 2 weeks since arriving on holiday!! Great atmosphere with music, great service even though it was packed. Highly recommend, not good on the waistline!!

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Thank Rebecca B
Runcorn, England
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff are attentive and a great break from the heat. This place knows how to cook chicken wings so beer and fried chicken on holiday what more could you want?

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Thank MrandMrsQ
Midland, Texas
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to watch NFL or any sporting event. All the games were showing. I could not get any games in my hotel. Food was great. Had burger and beer. Service was a little slow because of the number of customers but all was good

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Thank Cary L
Toronto, Canada
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156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tequila barrel as a separate enclosed air-conditioned betting area where they play all the games on many large televisions as well as horse racing. We watch the World Series on a large projection screen as well as the hockey and basketball games on the other screens. If you like to gamble there is also betting windows for the local horse... More 

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Thank WayneHihoSilver
Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for a couple of beers and to share some nachos, the service was ok, even though it wasn't really busy. Beers arrived without the offer of a glass...followed by the food....without the offer of side plates! Beer was ok, Mexican as we requested, and the nachos were average. There was a lot of them and lots of topping,... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for the 2nd time on my birthday 5th November, excellent food, excellent service, excellent music!!

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Thank Tony2553
Hamilton, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great street side open air bar and grill in Playa Del Carmen. The food is very good and the beer is very cold! We visit every year when we come to Mexico!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 17
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Bar, Pub, Central American, South American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:30
Monday
09:00 - 01:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:30
Thursday
09:00 - 01:30
Friday
09:00 - 01:30
Saturday
09:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 5, Norte 119 | between 10th and 12th, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1061

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