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El Camello

Avenida Tulum & Luna Sur, Tulum, Mexico
+52 984 871 2036
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ceviche” (429 reviews)
“fried fish” (56 reviews)
“local seafood” (14 reviews)
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Avenida Tulum & Luna Sur, Tulum, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 November 2012

...or at least the taste was unique!!! try mexican ceviche or shrimp cocktails... whole fried fish was amazing too! if you like fancy places and gourmet food please stay away... if you care about taste THIS IS THE PLACE WHERE TO GO get the best...More

Thank RRR26
Reviewed 2 November 2012

Cheap and delicious sea food. Best Ceviche and Shrimp Cocktail in town!! dont miss out on this little spot!

Thank Patricio M
Reviewed 27 October 2012

With my wife we are used to try food in different places but we had dinners in El Camello three times. Sea food was perfect - fresh, wel prepared, good choice. Prices were reasonable, staff helpful and English speaking.

Thank Darius L
Reviewed 26 October 2012 via mobile

The best place to eat fresh fish and at best price. Downtown tulum, all the time they are bringing fresh fish

Thank PZablocki
Reviewed 25 October 2012

When traveling my wife and I like to live by the old adage "When in Rome"....so we find the places where all the locals are at - and in Tulum (pueblo not the beach or hotel zone) that place is El Camello Jr. (The Camel)!...More

Thank RussStevensJuneau
Reviewed 25 October 2012

What can you expect from a local, busy seafood place? Well, El Camello is probably the best seafood place in the Riviera Maya area. Not only it is ridiculously cheap, they have everything you can imagine when it comes to seafood, in any way you...More

Thank Ram C
Reviewed 22 October 2012

Highly recommended by our hotel concierge. They were closing early for our first visit so we went again the next day. Very good seafood. We had fried fish and mixed ceviche. Nothing fancy but absolutely delicious. We tried a few seafood restaurants in the region...More

Thank Kitty T
Reviewed 22 October 2012

we had the freshest fish ever, and the bill for three of us, including one beer each, was around $40 US- a steal for a great meal.

Thank OMG0224
Reviewed 20 October 2012

We had high expectations as a few people (including Westners living in the area for 20 years) told us this is the best seafood restaurant in Tulum. Over the last week we had dinned in numerous restaurants on the coast and really loved Na Balam...More

Thank Iskaaska
Reviewed 20 October 2012 via mobile

Hands down best good we had in Tulum. Amazing Ceviche Mixto, Shrimp Tacos and fish. The locals here are very friendly

Thank giannig23
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Address: Carretera Chetumal-Cancun Locales 1 y 2 Lte 3 Mza 40, Centro, 77600 Tulum, Q.R., Mexico Hours... More
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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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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
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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