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La Barbacoa De La Tulum

) #889 of 1,000 Restaurants in Playa del Carmen ££ - £££ Mexican
Av 10 Con Calle 10 | Entre Calle 8 y 14, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 3368
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible30%
Travellers talk about
“quesadillas” (6 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“consomme” (2 reviews)
Closes in 7 min
00:00 - 23:59All hours
££ - £££
Av 10 Con Calle 10 | Entre Calle 8 y 14, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 18 April 2017

I have heard a lot of stories about people getting ripped off at restaurants on and near La Quinta but never had an issue in Playa until I ate here. I was charged for a Corona Light when all I had to drink was a...More

Thank lilredhead75
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I had guacamole and pico de gallo. Both really good, would've liked a bit more pico de gallo for the price though! My friend had the new York steak, she was very satisfied! Would recommend for a cheap, nice meal in a pleasant area of...More

Thank xJustine
Reviewed 11 March 2017

It is one more restaurant for tourists, so the food is not superb, just decent. It is cheaper that other similar places on quinta Avenida, but it is pricey compared to good Mexican restaurants in Playa. It is accessible from quinta Avenida and 10th ave....More

Thank rwarrior747
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

DON'T EAT THERE!!! We went to La Barbacoa for our New Year's Dinner and were very disappointed. The table next to us left as soon as the waiter brought the food and the other two tables next to us complaint. $700 for this kind of...More

1  Thank Bel880
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

The place is so dirty the owner is yelling at everyone!!!!!! The bathrooms stink,food was like a old shoe highly NOT recommended, go across the street to Fabuloso.... same type of food but clean well ran business friendly .... AND FABULOSO FOOD IS FANATIC!!!! Fabuloso...More

1  Thank BoosterJuiceSmoothie
Reviewed 18 December 2016

It was attached to our hotel, so I went there often for a quick snack or drink. Everything I ate was amazing and super cheap. All of the servers were really nice and quick. Definitely not a fancy restaurant, but a good place to stop...More

Thank Kristina D
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We stayed at La Pasion on 20th and stopped into La Barbacoa on 10th Ave and Calle 10, we decided to sit inside because it was hot outside. The waiter was an older gentleman and extremely friendly and obviously experienced. He recommended the beef consume...More

Thank Bluewater464
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Quick summery: food is good, service fine, ambiance is horrible. We popped into La Barbacoa after wandering 5th Ave for the evening. We ordered drinks. My margarita tasted like it was made with the margarita mix at average American mexican restaurants (most margaritas in PDC...More

Thank KEH-KC
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Good barbacoa great price get quesadillas for a bigger bite! Have came back again and again , and look forward to it every time.

Thank Luis C
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

I ordered the 250g sirloin steak medium rare. What I got was a 3mm thick minute steak, heavily salted. It was yuck. The waiter asked if I wanted guacamole and tortillas, I was charged $45 pesos for them, everywhere else in Mexico this is complimentary....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av 10 Con Calle 10 | Entre Calle 8 y 14, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 3368
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Famous mexican food for local people since 1993. Foreing people could know real mexican flavor.Nice ambiance in the gold corner of Playa del CarmenThe only place Open 24 hours, 365 days in town
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