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Calypso"s Mexican Restaurant

Avenida Kukulkan km 8.5 | accross from Fiestamericana grand Coral Beach hotel, next to Cancun Center, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 214 5393
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (55 reviews)
“sea bass” (28 reviews)
“red snapper” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenida Kukulkan km 8.5 | accross from Fiestamericana grand Coral Beach hotel, next to Cancun Center, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend & I ate here after getting massages next door at Stones spa. The place is small & very casual however the food is excellent. It does take a while to get your meal but I believe that it is worth the wait. Drinks...More

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a surprise, many thanks to TripAdvisor, to find this gorgeous authentic little Mexican/seafood restaurant in the midst of the All Inclusive Hotel Zone. Tucked away in a rundown precinct,this little bar/restaurant looks nothing when closed but come lunchtime the shutters are down and the...More

1  Thank deeacee21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service. Good margarita drink with the jalapeńo infused tequila. The staff is friendly and provide great service. We didn't travel with kids so sit by the bar. Is a must here is Hanalei.

Thank Jesus R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time that I have traveled to Cancun where I return to Calypso's for their margarita. SO DELISH! The owners are there everyday and are super friendly. Their tacos are amazing and their grilled calamari was fantastic. We returned here several times...More

1  Thank samurry
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This was a second time to Cancun & we had to go back & see Felipe! He is the best! Great food & booze too! Tequila shots always flowing!! You can't visit Cancun without checking this place out!

Thank Kathleensal
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Felipe was super nice and the food was great. If you like fish, he has lots of options and if you don't, the Mexican food is delicious and very authentic. He gave us a discount and it was a fun environment.

1  Thank Danielle M
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Food is wonderful! The prices are great! I've been here 3 days in a row and the service is awesome! I will be back for sure

1  Thank Nick H
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Nothing great here, food was decent. I had the lobster and shrimp with garlic grilled, it was eatable but not what I expect for this kind of food. The people were ok and nice, but the one thing I really hate is when they put...More

1  Thank Silviu M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

i found this place walking to my hotel and for my surprise has one of the best Mexican food around I recommend 100%

1  Thank TravelisaPleasure
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Tired of the buffets at the resort so we decided to find a restaurant for dinner. A block away from the Riu Cancun we found Calypso. A relaxed place with great food and a jovial host, Felipe. The lobsters were great! Had a great time,...More

1  Thank craigfio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Kukulkan km 8.5 | accross from Fiestamericana grand Coral Beach hotel, next to Cancun Center, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 214 5393
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Calypso´s restaurant, since 2001, nice little place with good seafood and mexican dishes, best price in town.
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