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Restaurant Don Cafeto

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
As featured in Best Food in Tulum
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Av. Tulum No. 64 Lote 12, Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 800 505 1713
07:00 - 23:00
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Belize City, Belize
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a very good restaurant to stop in when you are visiting or traveling through Tulum. The environment is very clean. The staff is very efficient and knows how to treat their customers. Taste their special sauce of vegetables soaked in honey, vinegar and oil. I really Love It!! Love it!! Love it!! This sauce is delicious. I love... More 

Thank chamor2547
Lund, Sweden
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96 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went here for lunch and ordered fajitas, got much more than fajitas and everything was good! Thet had a little band playing, also very nice, would go again!

Thank L_Kongo
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my family was here without expectation but everything there was fantastic. the plats are cheap, big and good. But over all 100% Mexican. The staff is perfect and fast place nice and central. five stars

Thank mikeH436GS
Quincy, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good tacos, my wife had fish and I had flank steak. The hot sauce was very hot and I like things spicy. Muy Bueno.

Thank PrinDave
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love the motuleño eggs! And as everyone says the pickled veggies are nice. I have tried other meals like the chilaquiles and tacos and both met my expectations. One good thing is that they have salsa music on evenings and is nice to hear while you are eating. I think the place needs to be bigger because there is... More 

Thank Sandra D
Gothenburg, Sweden
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our taxi driver recommended this place to us, and we had a fantastic lunch here. A live band of three were playing beautiful bossa while we had our delicious and gigantic portions of chicken fajitas.

Thank Maria F
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just loved the Fish with Garlic ! We ate here our first night in Tulum after traveling for 16 plus hours. We were so hungry ! The Music is awesome , great service !

Thank micha22
Missoula, MT
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and service. Had chili rellanos and guacamole and the beat cappuccino of the trip. Live music topped it off.

Thank MontanaJulie
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Fantastic Breakfast Menu! The service is wonderful. The restaurant is clean and traditional. It is a fun place to eat.

Thank Angie B
Guildford, United Kingdom
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215 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Great little place with big portions of good Mex food. Excellent big Margaritas too. Only downside is the lights are too bright - perhaps the musicians can't see their music! We went twice - 'nough said?

Thank TJD744

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Tulum No. 64 Lote 12, Tulum 77780, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 800 505 1713

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?