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Fonda Argentina

Carretera Federal 307, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“ribeye” (4 reviews)
“empanadas” (4 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian
€€ - €€€
Carretera Federal 307, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 27 August 2017

This locals place is very good with reasonable prices for good food. We spent about $20 US for a huge fillet for two with french fries and brought some of it home. They don't speak much English and the menu does not have much in...More

Thank Darleensun
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

I have been to Fonda Argentina on my last 3 trips to Mx, and I can say it is always a pleasure to eat here.

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Fonda Argentina has such good beef! We ordered the 800 gram rib eye to split between us. Our waiter, Jesus, was awesome. We ordered our steak medium-rare. It did come out a bit on the rare side, so Jesus quickly took it back to the...More

1  Thank bajathecat
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I was very satisfied, the meat quality was very high and the service was nice and friendly. Farley cheap compare to European standards.

Thank silvia92purin
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This place is the BEEF CAPITAL of Mexico! They've got meat dishes that won't quit. The preparation style is very tasty, and even if you haven't been to Argentina, check it out, you won't be disappointed.

1  Thank Alfred D
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Nice place with great steak! Check the menu as some prices are for four people lol great private play area for children so they don't bother other patrons. Prices are very reasonable and friendly staff

1  Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Just like the title says.. it is a local staple with amazing argentian cuts and great staff.. highly recommend this local spot.

Thank Tom E
Reviewed 12 January 2017

For a change from Mexican food, my family decided to check out Fonda Argentina based on decent reviews. The steak and sides were delicious. I ordered the 800 gram Ribeye steak, which for my americano friends translates to 28 ounces, which is massive! Served simply...More

1  Thank Emory02
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Great meat, the flank steak ( Vacio) is incredibly good! The service is brilliant as well. Overall a top notch restaurant!

Thank Alexander R
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Just great stgeaks....few in town..have not tried new Harry;s on Fifth, but this is a great spot...not overcrowded and terrific steaks...good prices too

Thank kwdoug1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Federal 307, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
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