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Restaurant Rio Nizuc

Blvd. Kukulcan Km. 22, Cancun, Mexico
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
“ceviche” (8 reviews)
“red snapper” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood
££ - £££
Blvd. Kukulcan Km. 22, Cancun, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting Trek to get to the Restaurant, Fish was outstanding! Go with an open mind and enjoy! Beer and fresh fish!

Thank WT123
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This restaurant is a little jewel hidden in the Hotel zone, it is not fancy but the food is great, you get to choose your fresh fish and they will cook it for you in their charcoal oven seasoned with Achiote locally known as Tikinxic,...More

Thank Chicacuba
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We went earlier this week, taking another couple, who have heard us talk about this place and asked us to take them. She loves seafood, and he said he only likes salmon, but after eating here changed his mind. This place is incredible and worth...More

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Really liked this place. Simple, fresh and tasty seafood. Nothing fancy, but the kind of place to chill out in and enjoy some good ceviche, fish filet's and other yummy seafood items. Highly recommend trying this place out that had been around for 40 years....More

Thank RxVacation
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This is one of those "local favorites" places! The catch of the day is always amazing. They cook it right there in their little lean to restaurant! They season it with some kind of Mayan seasoning and it is awesome! I mean food to dream...More

Thank Elle H
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Every time i am in Cancun i have to stop by this place for some great fish. They always go out in the morning and catch the fish and then prepare it for you when you order. They have a great Mayan seasoning that they...More

Thank ltbadge
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

If you like seafood, you'll love this place. It's owned by the fisherman's union and the food couldn't be more fresh!

Thank Mingo111
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We;ve been going to Punta Nizuc for at least 20 years. It has been the same the entire time, even the tables are the same. We have mad arrangements to go snorkeling and fishing with one of the owners. He snagged us a lobster and...More

Thank David S
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Restaurant food,view,service,pricrs very good. But beware of the parking lot of this restaurant. You pay tip for they security but our chevrolet aveo was lockpicked and pur bagpack & ipad stolen. About 800 euro damage. I strongly reccommend : do not park your rental car...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 March 2017

When we stepped into the restaurant we were standing directly in front of the desert table covered with a huge variety of deserts. I knew that I was going to have a tough time selecting one after I finished with my main course. Speaking of...More

Thank fredl642
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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blvd. Kukulcan Km. 22, Cancun, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
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