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Calypso"s Mexican Restaurant

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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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Cancun, Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

FF or Phillipe the master of this great little restaurant is a jovial host. My wife and I return here every time we are in Cancun. You can't beat the lobster tail dinner for two. Seven or eight tails, baked potato ,veggies, bread and corn chips with salsa. $49 us dollars all in. If you are staying in the hotel... More 

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Thank danpleddy
Davenport, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Felipe's is the best. It's always a fun time. Good food at a good price. I stop at Calypso's to see Felipe every time I'm in Cancun.

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Thank beachbumero
Chester,IL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to cancun 7 times and always stop in here to eat and drink even though we stay at a all inclusive resort.[Riu Cancun] Felipe is a great host and has became a friend. He has very good seafood and fajitas. Margaritas are very good as well. 2 for 1 in the afternoon. Tell em Flacko sent ya.

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Thank platinumF150
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we have been going here since they first opened. Felipe is just a fantastic host and owner. He remembers what you drink and is so appreciative of your visit. Food is excellent and so affordable given that it is the hotel zone . A must have experience

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Thank louis c
Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very delightful bar....we enjoyed the music and the staff was a joy...the food and drinks was on point...loved it.

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Thank ADVENTURES47
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't beat this authentic food and the company is always so very friendly. Try their mango margarita simply the best!!! I go every year I visit at least a few times!!!

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Thank Kimberly W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a place that is authentic and not going to cost a fortune. Amidst all the hotels is this little gem. Happy hour margaritas...buy one get one...Try the fish burritos. Been there a few times and enjoyed everything I had. Surprised there's not a line waiting to eat here. Run by the owners who will grey you coming and... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travel to Cancun regularly and always look forward to dining at Calypso. Hosted by the incomparable Felipe, Calypso never disappoints. We feel that we are having dinner with friends. The menu is extensive, the food is wonderful, the ambiance is laid back and fun and Felipe makes the best Margaritas in Cancun. Price/value is excellent for the Hotel Zone.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I missed this place the first time I walked by. It was only on the way back that I realized this. Fortunately, I corrected my mistake by having a seat at one of the open tables and ordering some food. The fish tacos were ridiculous--I don't think I have ever had such tasty and fresh fish tacos in my life!... More 

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Shakopee, MN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We visited on Saturday Feb 4, 2017 for dinner. Filipe, the owner, is so friendly! I had steak fajitas and my wife had chicken quesadillas. Large portions, well seasoned and perfect temperature. Good prices, great value!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
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
Description
Calypso´s restaurant, since 2001, nice little place with good seafood and mexican dishes, best price in town.

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