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Achiote Cochinita Pibil y Cerveceria Mexicana

Ninos Heroes #10 Centro, San Cristobal de las Casas 29250, Mexico
+52 967 135 8211
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
18 Mar 2017
“Delicious tacos and tortas in a colourful setting”
18 Mar 2017
“Incredible pibil tacos and tostadas at amazing prices ”
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Ninos Heroes #10 Centro, San Cristobal de las Casas 29250, Mexico
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Great little restaurant with a funky, colourful interior. The menu is simple (Cochinita Pibil on a variety of bases - tacos, tortas, etc.). Served with a selection of salsas in cute wee jars. Great prices and friendly staff. Highly recommend!

Thank Calum O
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious food and lovely vibe. Very cheap - tacos and tostadas $14 pesos each, including lots of toppings. Horchata and Cocoa tea were also delicious. Total cost was $140 pesos for food and drinks for two people. Can't wait to go back!!

Thank freddanz
Reviewed 23 August 2016

One of my favorite mexican plates is cochinita pibil and this place definitely nails it! The best is you can order one of each plate on the menu and they're all worth it. Specially the Gringa (made with green flour).

Thank Daniela D
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Stumbled into it for a quick dinner. Great cochinita pibil, fast service and good bang for the buck. If you are looking for cheap eats this is the place!

Thank mpls_boy
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This little island is a great place for a quick lunch. Very sweet atmosphere, GREAT conchinita and don't miss the horchata! The staff was super quick and super friendly. A must for a quick meal in San Cristobal :) It's cheap as well.

Thank Antonia R
Reviewed 11 March 2016

It's just a great place! A great value, great flavor! Easy for ordering when you don't want to sit in a restaurant and do the whole process, easy menu, good service. I definetly would recommend it and will be back tomorrow as well

Thank maalcap
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

It was so good that I went twice in my 4 days visit to San Cristobal! Salsas are awesome and very spicy! Don't miss de "Tortita de Cochinita", best dish option!

Thank Mario J
Reviewed 16 February 2014

We decided to give this place a shot based on the rave reviews we had read on TripAdvisor. It was close to our hotel, and getting late and we were hungry. Having lived for years in Merida, Yucatan I have eaten a lot of cochinita....More

1  Thank paxmaac
Reviewed 24 August 2013

A small place with a great simple decor. Simple menu with great options and presentation of the salsas is Great and done in a way that invites you to want to try them all! Love the atmosphere here and good music playing all the time!...More

2  Thank WanderingLily
Reviewed 19 April 2013

During our visit to lovely San Cristobal we had lunch at this very cute place. The food was delicious, I had a tamale and a taco, both very good and inexpensive. Friendly service and welcoming ambiance.

Thank pumpermum
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Alla K
Porque su establecimiento tiene dos nombres distintas aquí en tripadvisor? Uno es "Achiote Cochinita Pibil" y otro es "Achiote Cochinita Pibil y Cervecería Mexicana". No es una buena estrategia publicitaria.
16 April 2017|
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Response from garciajuanjose | Reviewed this property |
Yo también me pregunto lo mismo, pero dejando aún lado el nombre, si tuviste la oportunidad de comer en este lugar, estoy seguro de que disfrutaste tanto la comida típica saludos
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  • Address: Ninos Heroes #10 Centro, San Cristobal de las Casas 29250, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  San Cristobal de las Casas
  • Phone Number: +52 967 135 8211
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Tacos, panuchos, tortas, toast, gorditas with Chiapas touch: Tamales with chipilín tascalate horchata, cocoa tea, organic coffee and habanero chile much!!