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El Asadero

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Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
16:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 16:30 - 22:30
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55 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great, authentic mexican steakhouse in Tulum centro. A local recommended to us when we asked where he would go for a special dinner and we were so happy we went. There was a small line outside when we arrived at 8PM and we were seated within 20 minutes. Some people had reservations (assuming they called ahead or stopped by and... More 

Thank swmpls
Nuevo Leon, Mexico
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85 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I arrived with my boyfriend after reading some reviews of this restaurant, we went with the idea of having good meat dinner and a glass of wine, upon arriving the place full, but we were willing to wait for a table to be cleared but, the attendant told us that alone they received reservations. What I notice when I get... More 

Thank girl084
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

El Asadero is a great dine-in spot, very cute interior and amazing $1 USD tacos! Love how spicy their salsa is and they are very generous with the sauce portions. Great spot if you want to get away from the pricey restaurants near the beach.

Thank Michelle R
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere was fantastic, the owner Marco runs the ship and remembers everything and treats you great with a huge smile. No reservation needed but there may be a line (run across the street to Hostel Shack for a cheap beer while waiting. We will absolutely go back. Had grilled shrimp with onions/peppers to start along with chips and guac.... More 

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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I gave it a 4 because the portion that they gave my husband for our sirloin tacos didn't look equal. My plate has more meat then his. Tacos were good but nor amazing, guess we we're comparing it to the amazing chicken tacos that we had at Pollo Bronco this afternoon. Price was great ..4 steak, 1 Children, 2 beers... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The steak and tacos were amazing! Ok wine selection. Great service! We waited over 30 minutes for a table to accommodate our party of 6. The host reserved a nice table in the rear of the restaurant so that our 2 children could sleep comfortably as we ate.

Thank Julie D
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great grilled tuna. Cheap bear. Friendly staff. Off beaten path. Comfy setting. Would eat here again

Thank horsewoman
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Third time in Tulum and kept meaning to go, glad I did this time. The arrachara special was tender, juicy, and full of flavour, even without the various sauces that come with the table. The arracharra burrito was good, the wrap was perfectly grilled, but it needed some sauces to kick it up. But I guess the good thing about... More 

Thank Will T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always good food and service at el asadero. Decent prices and very nice smaller atmosphere. Check it out for a nice dinner If you're in the area

Thank Sean I
Tulum, Mexico
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

El Asadero is one of our favourite restaurants in Tulum town. There are other steak restaurants in Tulum that do have a higher quality of ingredients, but they are notably more expensive. El Asadero combines very reasonable prices with great food so that us locals can afford to eat there on a regular basis and the restaurants ends up being... More 

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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
Mexican, Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Satellite Norte | e/ Sagitario and Oriente, Tulum, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: 984-1578998

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?