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El Puerto

Carretera Federal Cancun | Fairmont Mayakoba Hotel, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 206 3000
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“black cod” (9 reviews)
“fried rice” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (21 reviews)
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Mexican, Japanese, Latin, Asian, Seafood, Sushi, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Carretera Federal Cancun | Fairmont Mayakoba Hotel, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great menu. We tried six different dishes among us. All fantastic. Wait staff was very knowledgable. Specialty cocktails!

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was so good we ate 3 dinners here out of 5 nights. Executive Sous Chef Demien Cruz was a delight.

Thank Eric A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying at the Fairmont Resort we had dinner at the El Puerto many times. And we were never disappointed. The choice of food is truly special (fusion of Mexican and Asian food). We tried a lot of the dishes and we loved them all! Great...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Miso glazed black cod was out of this world, as was the hamachi tradito. Cocktails were spot on too!

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

El Puerto is a latin-asian fusion with more Asian than fusion. I’m perfectly fine with that. They are only open for dinner – but considering its location under the lobby at the front of the resort would mean little foot traffic. The two nights we...More

Thank Brandon C
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We stayed at the fairmont Mayocoba for a week in october. our first experience in the reastaurent early in the week was average food and excellent service. wine was expensive and somewhat limited. we give this experience a 4*. On our last night we asked...More

Thank martinray2016
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We went to this restaurant on our last evening at the Fairmont. We expected it to be our best dining experience. We where underwhelmed. The manager who seated us when we came in was a large burly man who did not seem glad to see...More

2  Thank cr8it
Reviewed 25 October 2017

El Puerto is a must stop when you visit the Riviera Maya. The food and services are excellent. You can experience local Mexican food and Asian cuisine at the same time. I strongly recommend El Puerto if you like excellence for diner.

Thank borjan_stoevski
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The food was good and the restaurant is beautiful. The service was excellent. Dishes are served family style so going as a group is a fun way to try everything.

Thank PMI22
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Located inside the Fairmont Mayakoba. Interesting asian inspired dishes, could have better desert options, quiet atmosphere.

Thank camila c
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$75 - US$125
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Federal Cancun | Fairmont Mayakoba Hotel, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 206 3000
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Located in the award-winning Fairmont Mayakoba, Riviera Maya, and offering mesmerizing views of navigable water canals and the abundant topical forest, the new El Puerto is an artful blend of Latin-Asian favorites sure to please any palate. The menu of Dim Sum, antojitos (Mexican term for tapas), sushi and seasonal ceviches, complemented by the regions first sake and tequila bar, featuring over 100 options, gives diners a playful and exotic experience like no other. The extended terrace for al-fresco dining in addition to a large indoor dining space and two private dining rooms ensures ample spaces for all guests to enjoy flavorful dinner and weekend brunch with views of the lush landscape and waterways. Menus designed by acclaimed Chef Richard Sandoval, known as the "father of the Modern Mexican Cuisine" AAA-4 Diamond Award restaurant. Closed on Mondays. Dinner service only.
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