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El Asadero

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Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
+52 984 157 8998
16:30 - 22:30
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Hampshire, England
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647 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We both enjoyed our steaks. I had the arranchera and my wife the sirloin. Both were tasty and moist and cooked to order Nice ambience and good service. The prices are reasonable and the wine we had (Chilean) was very good Well worth its high rating

Thank Mike48
Christchurch, New Zealand
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here last week with my partners parents and what a great night! The atmosphere of this place is totally spot on and the service was fantastic. The corn chips with salsas that they brought out before our meals were amazing, we couldn't stop raving about the delicious flavours of the 5 salsas. Our dinners were all very delicious,... More 

Thank cbrhnz
New York
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Tulum for many years and we started to go to El Asadero in 2011 when it opened and it was a simple place with plastic white chairs and tables and the owner Marcos who would personally cook and attend tables and there was no alcohol permit. We were amazed by the quality of the food, and... More 

Thank xafnndapp
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here after a beautiful day at the beach. Had great Mexican food and drink. Great value too! Highly recommend it

Thank Rosetta A
Milan, Italy
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was heaving with people when I arrived and we hadn't booked a table. The manager was very accommodating nonetheless, including my request for a table with space for a pushchair. We went for a walk around the pueblo and by the time we got back, our table was ready. The service is both efficient and friendly, the steaks... More 

Thank gumbostef
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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was really good and reasonably priced compared to the beach-side restaurants. The 2 mojitos we ordered were potent and reasonably priced at 70 pesos each. We ordered the chicken burrito and the grilled chicken. The mojitos came within 10 minutes of ordering. After over an hour's wait "our" food finally arrived. The only problem was it was only... More 

Thank wand3r3r
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Sat outside and enjoyed delicious grilled salmon and vegetables while my husband ate steak special. Dining while it rained made for a very cozy and romantic evening. Remember to ask for your check or you might be there all evening.

Thank Mary S
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Fantastic food, and the staff where amazing too. A little unique place down off the main drag. Get there early or make reservations. Thanks for an utterly amazing meal.

Thank Susron
Leeds, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Simply superb! Fantastic succulent cuts of local steak with tasty sides such as steamed onions, guacamole. Order the house special of arachera, you won't be disappointed. The cactus tacos were so tasty too. With great service, a buzzing atmosphere to the tiny restaurant this was our favourite placebo eat in Tulum centre.

Thank CWM82
1 review
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Nice people but what what we expected. They did not provide menus ands therefore we did to know how much money they were going to charge us. No pizza either which is why we went to an Italian restaurant.

Thank Brad C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 984 157 8998

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