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Calenda Oaxaca

Cancun, Mexico
883 57 88
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible25%
13 Oct 2011
“Beaware of the tall bald guy and ... drinks!”
7 Aug 2011
“McDonald's is better!”
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Cancun, Mexico
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Reviewed 13 October 2011

We made the mistake of stopping by here too on our recent trip to Cancun on 9/25/11. The bar/restaurant is right near the beginning of the strip in the Hotel zone. Like most of the other Mexican people, the tall bald guy, who introduced himself...More

1  Thank MartyOhio1959
Reviewed 8 August 2011

We stopped here for a family dinner on our first day in Cancun. First of all, this restaurant didn't have air conditioning. We were going to keep walking but the host (tall bald guy) insisted he had turned it on and would cool down, it...More

3  Thank egp1974
Reviewed 4 August 2011

Have been to Cancun many times over the past 20 years and this was the first time I ever noticed this restaurant so decided to give it a try. Loved everything . Great atmosphere, excellent service and fantastic food. My sis and I went twice....More

Thank BAMBAM52
Reviewed 20 June 2011

Coming from California I have experienced plenty of good Mexican food. This place was the worst place we ate in Cancun and one of the worst restaurant decisions I have made. The food is bad and the prices are ridiculous. First clue was the giant...More

1  Thank jamesb847
Reviewed 14 June 2011

For some reason the night we went they had the restaurant interior closed; the only table available were outside in the front. The food was okay but nothing special; ditto for the service and the drinks.

Thank djssrca
Reviewed 12 June 2011

My wife and I had an excellent experience, here. The food was great and the service was outstanding. Our waiter, Gusto, was very accommodating and, not only provided samples of the different mole sauces, but also arranged my meal to have the meat in two...More

Reviewed 24 March 2011

We went to try Calenda Oaxaca because the night before, after we had already ate at another place, we walked by and talked to the hosts in front. The gentelman with the shaved head was very friendly and thought we would go back the next...More

Thank Fahler2121
Reviewed 20 February 2011

We ended up going to this restaurant after walking around this area of the hotel zone, and I wish I would have read some of the recent reviews before wandering into this establishment. By this point in our trip we'd already eaten downtown at several...More

2  Thank HereOnTheHill
Reviewed 4 February 2011

Always have heard that the best food and chefs in Mexico come from Oaxaca. They must have deserted Cancun for the States. Restaurant was completely empty when we arrived around 730 pm. Service was very accomodating since no one else was there. We got taste...More

1  Thank Sweetwater
Reviewed 27 January 2011

Please do not even enter the restaurant! Terrible food! No no, it's a trap for turists! Use your money in other restaurants, please!

1  Thank bobidsa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cancun, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: 883 57 88
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