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Restaurant Las Tinajas

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cnr 20 de Noviembre & Abasolo, Palenque, Mexico
+52 916 345 4970
07:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:30
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this restaurant because someone recommended. I asked for the huevos motuleños and as I was starving, I couldn't be happier when I saw my dish arrive! Lots of fried bananas and a big portion of everything, actually I doulcn't finish it... If i visit again Palenque, this would be my first option for a breakfast!

Thank Maniri
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118 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The food here was just what we needed upon our arrival here... It isn't the best food I've had, but it certainly was worth the money I paid for it. If you're in the market for reasonably quick and cheap food, this place won't leave you disappointed.

Thank Aaron M
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The seafood pasta was the best I have ever had including the ones in Italy. The portion was too big to finish up. I recommend to order to share. Definitely value for money.

Thank blackcat55
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, decent prices and such great staff. This place has it all! I could almost stay an extra day in Mackenzie just to eat here again. The portions are huge, almost impossible to finish. You can't go wrong at this place

Thank Olivia C
Seattle, Washington
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182 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Noisy - open air right on a busy street. Good service. Food was good but nothing special except for the huge portions. Everything was very salty.

Thank Rorinho
Rimini, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We got at the restaurant at 5pm and it was quite busy. All customers at that time were Mexicans. The service was quite ok, not too friendly, not too efficient, but ok. The dishes were excellent and very abundant.

Thank Jan C
Paris, France
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136 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

The food is not complicated in this country but this restaurants serves good local dishes , good portions and the service is fast. Prices like everywhere in the tourist restaurants but it's worth this money because the restaurant is in the quiet street, nice to be outside especially in the evening..good soups, tacos

Thank Janusz M
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I had the Mexican shrimp. Shrimp with green pepper, tomato and sauce. It came with rice. The size of the dish was good. I read a lot of comments here about the size, but I think it was good for one person. I saw some other dishes coming out, they look bigger. So there is more food in meat and... More 

Thank Enio O
Mexico City, Mexico
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83 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Service was fast and the food we ordered for lunch was all very good with the exception of the hamburger ordered for my 4yo. There were more vegetables in it than beef and therefore was not eaten. Given the cheap price we just paid for it and left it on the plate. Probably not a great place to take a... More 

Thank jillebert64
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53 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is right next to our hotel and we've been there twice already. The Mexican cuisine they offer is very good and it's extremely cheap. What's more, I thought for the price that the portions would be small, but they're actually huge. It's definitely worth visiting if you're in Palenque.

Thank MacDollar66

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: cnr 20 de Noviembre & Abasolo, Palenque, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  Palenque
  • Phone Number: +52 916 345 4970

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