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Basico

Calle Tiburon Ballena s/n | Corner with Pedro Joaquin Coldwell ave., Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
+52 984 875 2394
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Calle Tiburon Ballena s/n | Corner with Pedro Joaquin Coldwell ave., Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The restaurant looks nice from the outside, once they get you in they dont have a few of the things on the menu that is advertised outside. and dont tell you right away either. They would NOT give a glass of water and try to...More

Thank Jlock11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice atmosphere, food was good, tried fried cauliflower, very good. Tacos were also good, but not a large plate.

Thank jlorosco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a good breakfast here - egg dishes were tasty and smoothies very good. Fruit was fresh and delicious. Would definitely return.

Thank Renee G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my very first negative review I have ever provided but I cannot help to make possible future guests aware of bad price benefit ratio at Basico. Unfortunately we celebrated our wedding anniversary in Basico because we assumed it is a great restaurant. Looks...More

Thank Judi_away_from_home
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything we ordered was absolutely tasty (the tuna steak was a bit too cocked, but still fine). The service was great, very warm and welcoming, the design is clever and the overall atmosphere is nice. The cocktails were so yummy! Little bit expensive but we...More

Thank gilramon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service and decoration is excellent but kitchen is average. I asked for a sealed tuna fish and it was totally overcooked. Side salad very poor and tasteless. Cost benefit ratio is not worth it.

Thank karkacha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a couple of drinks, appetizers and dessert and really enjoyed it service given by Camila was wonderful she was the best part of the night, thanks a lot

Thank Erick C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sadly that is how you feel when you walk away knowing you´ll not go back. First thing when we walked in from the street was the blaring music, they did turn it down a bit when requested but in order to get away from the...More

Thank Catriona B
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The decor is very nice but unfuncional.Tables are small so they can fit more in.Whe where seated on the back of the permisis with no natural ventilation, just a fan direcly pointed a the table.Light where very low and the menu is written brown on...More

Thank mentalink
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Wow this place is amazing when it comes to breakfast, i got the cochinita pibil chilaquiles, they are from another world

Thank Marlon C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$27
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Tiburon Ballena s/n | Corner with Pedro Joaquin Coldwell ave., Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Holbox Island
  • Phone Number: +52 984 875 2394
  • E-mail
Description
Located at the main street just one block away from the sea, this place is a must stop. It will delight all your senses. Our cuisine proposal in mexican contemporary fused with oriental ingredients to accomplish a unique and original blend. Our cocktail's mixology was designed specifically for each drink mixing spiced and fruits. We blend our own syrups to achieve a unique taste. We have 15 cocktails listed on our menu, sometimes our mixologist will whip up something new in the spur of the moment and we will only have it available at that time. Our music is based on a tropical mood. We designed a playlist for each moment of the day according to the position of the sun. At night we sometimes have disco house DJ's. We have a great bar and very comfortable arm chairs and tables for bigger parties or for those seeking a complete restaurant ambiance.
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