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Tulum Avenue | Six doors down from Scotiabank, Second Floor Above Viva Zapata, Tulum 77760, Mexico
+52 984 804 3836
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Tulum Avenue | Six doors down from Scotiabank, Second Floor Above Viva Zapata, Tulum 77760, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here for a drink and it was definately the best drink! I asked for the Passion fruit margarita but with a dash of hebenero chilli. Worked very well and ordered two more! Nice mural on the wall and view over street from balcony for...More

Thank Jentia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quaint, charming fine dining restaurant downtown on the 2nd floor. We did the highly touted 8 course menu based on reviews read on here. Standouts: 1st appetizer was tasty with interesting combination of texture and flavor. shrimp prawn, ceviche interpretation, pan cooked fish, seared ahi...More

Thank Cat P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take the "best of the best" restaurants on the beach side, plop it in the middle of Tulum Town and you have just walked into Unico! We've eaten here 4-5 times and can't stay away when we're craving a divine dining experience. Though we have...More

Thank Lee J
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We went to Unico last night after reading the TripAdvisor reviews & would definitely recommend it. You won't see the entrance easily , so look out for it on the main road. It's worth finding. Service was great & Food was delicious. Coconut shrimps to...More

Thank Natalie L
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Unico was the highlight of (the culinary part of) our trip - we went there 3 times in 5 days, tasted mostly different things and everything was excellent. Everyone was lovely and special thanks to Javier, who was absolutely outstanding - really professional, nice and...More

Thank InaRS2014
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We came here on our last night in Tulum with my husband and toddler. I didn't know what to expect having read the mixed reviews. We ordered avocado crab dip (tasty, original, creamy however filling so to be shared) seared tuna (delicious and light with...More

Thank pirate22
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

So glad we checked trip advisor otherwise we would have walked right by without seeing it!! Service was awesome, we were greeted by smiling and helpful waiters. Service was attentive, food was great and at reasonable prices and drinks were awesome too!! Highly recommend the...More

Thank AuroraBrandley
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I was so looking forward to eat at Unico and to eat in town. The service was excellent and the location is nice and charming. In terms of drinks and food, I have to say I expected more. It was good, but it was more...More

Thank Fatima N
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I live in Tulum and have visited Unico 4 times. The serving portions are now very small. I ordered the skirt steak, medium, and it was half medium, half rare, somewhat tough and maybe 6 ounces. My wife ordered the snapper filet. It was all...More

1  Thank mloudermilch
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Just returned from a morning snorkelling and didn't want anything too heavy so popped into Unicorn. It was Happy Hour so Margaritas 2-1 were amazing I know as I've just woke up, after a few . We chose mainly appetisers .. Coco shrimp .. patatas...More

Thank LondonLockwood
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Jackie B
20 December 2015|
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Response from UnicoTulum | Property representative |
We accept Visa, Mastercard and Amex.
7 April 2015|
Response from UnicoTulum | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your interest in Unico. The restaurant has a capacity of 40 but we can stretch that a little to 50 or 60. Best regards, Chef Brian
5 April 2015|
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Response from Allan C | Reviewed this property |
They are right on the beach, and they have seafood. Parking is on-street, but very easy. To get to the present location you turn LEFT when the road down from the grocery store stop light takes a sharp RIGHT and proceed 1.2... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$21
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tulum Avenue | Six doors down from Scotiabank, Second Floor Above Viva Zapata, Tulum 77760, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 984 804 3836
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NO LONGER LOCATED ON THE BEACH. We are now open at our new location in Tulum Town. We continue to offer the best dining experience in Tulum. We make everything possible from scratch using the best local ingredients available. Join us for Happy Hour daily from 3-6. We are currently opening at 3:00 until 11:00. Come try our exclusive eight course tasting menu featuring local flavors and ingredients. Stop by and give our delicious food a try, you won't be disappointed!
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