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Restaurante El Bambu

Canada 6, Palenque 29960, Mexico
+52 916 345 0201
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
19 Jan 2017
“Nice Restaurant in Hotel Maya Tulipanes”
9 Jan 2016
“Very ordinary ”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, International, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
Canada 6, Palenque 29960, Mexico
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

This is a nice little restaurant where the service is good and the quality of the food is consistent. We stayed in the hotel here and so tasted a variety of dishes. The guacamole is the best in the area. The antojitos are good as...More

Thank Bonnie G
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

We ate breakfast here because we were staying 2 nights in the hotel. First impressions?...expensive and nothing special. The waiters were not on their game. My husband had to ask for milk for the coffee 3 times. They brought two kinds of jam and butter...More

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 18 November 2015

The service at this place sparkles. The crew seems all to be have trained at a local school preparing people for the tourist industry. You can eat indoors and have air conditioning or outdoors and under the trees in the hotel court yard. There are...More

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 26 March 2015

OK, but not great. I tried one of their specialty dishes the Pollo Bambu, which is a chicken in a ginger white sauce. Good, but the chicken was a bit duro (tough), but the thick white sauce and a knife solved that. The decor and...More

Thank George M
Reviewed 21 November 2014

we stayed at the Maya hotel, and arriving quite late from villa hermosa we decided to have dinner at this hotel restaurant. the food was below average,not bad but it does not suit a 4 star hotel, not tasty, and luckily portions were small, unlike...More

Thank nathan l
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Most of our group was happy with our four meals in the hotel restaurant... however, I was disappointed with a menu item of an "American-cut Rib-eye steak". There were Mexican cuts on the menu as well so when I ordered an American cut, I unfortunately...More

Thank DenisLarsen
Reviewed 12 May 2014

When we were staying at the Hotel Maya Tulipanes in November 2013, this was one of the top rated restaurants in Palenque. We always had good service and it has all the Mexican classics you would be looking for, made with quality ingredients. It also...More

Thank k9mother
Reviewed 4 March 2014

We stayed at the Hotel Maya Tulipanes from 15 to 19 February 2014 with two other couples. Initially we chose the Bambu because of it’s convience - we kept coming back because of the quality, selection and service. We ate breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and snacks...More

Thank Phil1ip
Reviewed 23 January 2014

We really enjoyed this restaurant. It's a tourist establishment, located in a hotel, but they do some of the best margaritas we had in Mexico, and the service is attentive and kind. The food is also very good: simply Mexican classics, all done with good...More

Thank GiuseppeNYC
Reviewed 30 December 2013

Good service, great and quite surronundings. Great for breakfasts and a late night snack. Nice mayan reproductions.

Thank ETame
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 22
Mexican, International, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canada 6, Palenque 29960, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  Palenque
  • Phone Number: +52 916 345 0201
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Our dishes are renowned for the high quality of their ingredients, hygenic preparation techniques, and, above all, their magnificent flavors.Our menu offers regional and international dishes, being currently one of the preferred restaurants for the local clientele.Offering breakfasts, lunches ans dinners, as well as catering. El Bambu has earned the Distinctive H No. 2335, which certifies us as hygenic food handling establishment. In the Palenque region only two restaurants have it.
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