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El Fogon

Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
+52 984 803 0885
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (764 reviews)
“al pastor” (146 reviews)
“arrachera” (184 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

Near Walmart on Avenue 30. Open Terrace on 2nd floor. Great food and wonderful staff. Away from Avenue 5. Great prices and huge servings. Recommend the fajita's and horchata and guacamole.

Thank Ricke F
Reviewed 3 days ago

This chain of taquerias might have some of the best local Mexican food in Playa Del Carmen. I ate the steak ribs platter and the chicken fajita platters. Both dishes were mostly delicious! The grilled onions, tomatoes, and peppers combined with the different meats impressed...More

Thank MoneySavingMAC
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've traveled throughout Mexico and am always in search of the area's most legit al pastor, mole, elote and carnitas...I was thrilled to find this authentic locals spot during my foodie mission through town. We found a table on the second floor of this very...More

Thank EYoshida21
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great culinary experience at this restaurant. I have no word to describe the full rich taste of the food, good variety of the tacos. I absolutely loved the bean soup, everything you order , you won't be disappointed, guarantied! Great and fast...More

Thank Fernanda K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very popular with the locals, the portions are huge. Highly suggest you to share and maybe share more dishes if you are going with someone. Good flan too. It is an okay place for a Mexican food, good if you want to stop by an...More

Thank cahy b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

if you are going to experience Pastor thou have to go to el fagon. Order taco al pastor and guacamole. The secret is to order two at a time. They have a full menu but El Fagon is for pastor.

Thank Hamid V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What more could you ask for? This place was delicious food, tasty drinks (the large margeritas are something to be marvelled at - get one!) and the staff were so friendly. It feels traditional and full of locals and tourists alike. What's more, the bill...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've had some great tacos al pastor in my day, but I've never had one with a sliver of grilled pineapple in them before! At 15M$ (less than $1 USD) these tacos were worth the minor trek off the main La Quinta avenue.

Thank roxstarfish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best tacos in Playa really my friends love it they have al pastor with pineapple cheese fondue great guacamole

Thank PlayaScuba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not to far from where we were staying....we settled for the tacos and margaritas and we were not disappointed....very tasty food and such friendly wait staff...

Thank calypsobob2015
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Boyz-Aidel Z
5 August 2017|
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Response from moody2009 | Reviewed this property |
It's in peso but you can always pay in USD
30 April 2017|
Response from Carlos R | Reviewed this property |
Oaxaca Cheese.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 0885
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