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La Malquerida

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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Spanish
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Calle Centauro Sur Local 1 Esquina. Avenida Tulum Colonia Centro | Restaurante Cantina, Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 984 745 4884
14:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 14:30 - 23:00
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Esher, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was recommended to us by our B&B host and it didn't disappoint. The serice was very friendly and the prawns were fantastic.

1 Thank DinoC61
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have good options for vegetarian people (me) and you can feel a good atmosphere serenity and calm in that restaurant

Thank Brenda V
Dallas, Texas, United States
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40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here a few times. The Rita's are really good and they know how to cook chicken to perfection. We had Chicken nachos one day and Chicken tacos another day. Both were excellent. The prices were cheap and the service was good. The people were friendly.

Thank KacyE
Digby, Canada
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72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful little adventure to the Tulum town - we ended our visit with a late lunch at La Malquerida - what a wonderful spot - even in mid afternoon, it is shaded with a nice breeze blowing through. Our waiter was so kind, friendly and helpful. The food was absolutely delicious. We had beef tacos, guacamole, chicken fajitas. Dos Equis... More 

2 Thank tartan
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is great! Make sure to sit outside. The food was delicious and the portions were huge. We went with the shrimp and steak fajitas. Both were amazing. ( I personally loved the shrimp with the special sauce). Make sure to check out the rock and roll bar across the street. It has a mojito car in front of... More 

2 Thank bogdan_dzyu
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the shrimp fajitas and they were delicious! Our concierge recommended this place to us and we were not disappointed.

2 Thank Ty-Maegan U
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at a nearby resort and ate here at our day in town. Omg, it was the best pizza, and was our favourite meal of the trip. We each ordered our own pizza (2 adults 2 kids) and they were so big that we should have gotten 1 or 2 to share. We left with 2 pizzas to go, and... More 

2 Thank Winue
Wroclaw, Poland
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good food in reasonable prices! I've had a fish in butter and garlic sauce which was delicious and the portion was big. Friendly stuff, possibility of paying by card and they have a promotion 2 drinks for 1, till 6pm I guess. Recommended!

2 Thank PaulinaaaJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bomb veggie mix on the fajitas! Veggie enchiladas are super good! Guacamole helping is small. Drinks are tasty. Setting is warm and inviting. I ate until I couldn't move.

1 Thank Jake V
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to escape the all inclusive for a dinner in town and ended up in this place. It's in a really cute spot with a couple of other restaurants and bars and has a lovely vibe. We ordered 2 starters which completely finished us off! Unfortunately we had already ordered mains!! Chicken nachos were awesome!! Mains of fajitas! The food... More 

1 Thank Jennywinstanley

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Spanish
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
14:30 - 23:00
14:30 - 23:00
14:30 - 23:00
14:30 - 23:00
14:30 - 23:00
14:30 - 23:00
14:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Centauro Sur Local 1 Esquina. Avenida Tulum Colonia Centro | Restaurante Cantina, Tulum 77780, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 984 745 4884
Restaurante- Cantina.Mexican food (tacos, quesadillas, stuffed jalapenos, guacamole, tostadas, fajitas and nachos)Seafood (fish fillet, shrimp, lobster and octopus)Caribbean food (ceviche, shrimp cocktail or tuna salad)Grill (roast pork Mayan style, grilled chicken, roast beef and arrachera)and more ...Cantina bar (tropical cocktails. Margarita, mojitos, pina colada, caipirinha and more ... Natural Juices, beer, red and white wine)Terrace with garden view, living room, outdoor tables.Bar with swings.Sports bar. tv. flat screen. hd.Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.coffee and tea. espresso, cappuccino, hot cholate

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?