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El Camello

Avenida Tulum & Luna Sur, Tulum, Mexico
+52 984 871 2036
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (197 reviews)
“shrimp” (114 reviews)
“mixed ceviche” (45 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Avenida Tulum & Luna Sur, Tulum, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 December 2011

We have eaten at El Camello two years in a row. It is a true Mexican experience. there are mostly locals (or vacationing Mexicans) speaking Spanish with some American tourists. The menu is in both Spanish and English. This is not a fancy place to...More

1  Thank Chicagoing1965
Reviewed 3 December 2011

This restaurant has hands down, the best, freshest seafood in town. Its sometimes hard to get a seat, especially late afternoon, but worth the wait. The ceviche is very good, but be aware the largest portion will feed 8! We ate there for 4 nights...More

1  Thank Happyinthecreek
Reviewed 30 November 2011

Our friends told us about this place. Great value! amazing food. Great price. Go hungry. You will be glad.

Thank cruizerz
Reviewed 16 November 2011

Hole in the wall with the best, cheapest food!! Can't be beat. One of a kind original!

1  Thank GeriK201
Reviewed 14 November 2011

Amazing fish tacos, amazing prices, lovely atmosphere. Perfect place for a late lunch, watching the sun set, hanging out with a nice cold beer and great food.

1  Thank CignoNero
Reviewed 10 November 2011

SO good and Cheap!! Beans are the best I've ever tasted.

Thank ingbadabing
Reviewed 5 November 2011

This is Mexico's answer to a northeastern US fish shack. Local fisherman bring their catches here, and the menu is focused on great preparations of octopus, lobster, shrimp, and the fish of the day. We had the lobster and octopus and were blown away by...More

1  Thank jitzutravels
Reviewed 1 November 2011

The food was realy fresh and tasty and the price was perfect!

Thank lee1717
Reviewed 11 October 2011

we ate the majority of our evening meals here. Low key, patronised by locals, it served brilliant fresh sea food at very reasonable prices.Fast no frills service, and very generous portions.

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 26 September 2011

El Camello jr was a nice venture out and in hub of everything as well. Food was ok service was not steller but ok. I would return and be patient all over again .

1  Thank johnmackenzie
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25 November 2017|
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Response from barak f | Reviewed this property |
Address: Carretera Chetumal-Cancun Locales 1 y 2 Lte 3 Mza 40, Centro, 77600 Tulum, Q.R., Mexico Hours... More
24 February 2017|
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Response from Hugo L | Reviewed this property |
Hello, to be honest I don't really remember because we speak Spanish also, but I guess they have it . But don't worry the people are very friendly and helpful .
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14 October 2016|
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Response from AlthaMcD | Reviewed this property |
They don't take reservations. We called twice and they hung up on us. 😳😂🙄
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
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10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Tulum & Luna Sur, Tulum, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 984 871 2036
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