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El Principio

) #302 of 852 Restaurants in Cancun ££ - £££ Italian
Av. Bonampak 227 SM 4 | Downtown, Cancun, Mexico
+52-998-892-8499
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
24 May 2017
“Another random find, another great find”
11 Jul 2012
“One of Cancuns best”
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Italian
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££ - £££
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Av. Bonampak 227 SM 4 | Downtown, Cancun, Mexico
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

We found this little trattoria purely by accident, whil looking for a place that was open during yesterday's blackout of the entire Yucatan Peninsula. This small restaurant has only 8 tables, and a not very extensive menu, but the food is very good and the...More

Thank LuisLQ
Reviewed 12 July 2012

This little restaurant is excellent for lunch dates, Eduardo the Owner is a great host and everything from the Pastas, Paninos, Salads and Crepes are amazing. He has huge portions so I recommend ordering half orders! Only downside is that they are closed on Mondays!

1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 14 May 2012

This is the best kept secret in Cancun by far the best salads, pastas and paninos. Just 7 tables available, does not take reservations, but you can talk to the owner and do a buy out. I have :) Located next to Bonampak hotel, actually...More

Thank fbezamon
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  • Address: Av. Bonampak 227 SM 4 | Downtown, Cancun, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52-998-892-8499
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