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) #86 of 318 Restaurants in Tulum ££ - £££ Mexican, Latin,
Boca Paila Rd, Km 7 Tulum Ulum Beach Rd, | Jungle Side, Opposite Coqui Coqu, Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 1 984 745 9068
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (30 reviews)
“brownie” (4 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Boca Paila Rd, Km 7 Tulum Ulum Beach Rd, | Jungle Side, Opposite Coqui Coqu, Tulum 77780, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This places serves really ingenious cocktails with local twist. The setting is very good. The food os good too (particularly grilled avocado). Yet service is super slow, careless, indifferent, nonchalant. And when the bill comes, you understand the whole purpose of the establishment. They serve...More

Thank Feyzi E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first of our two more expensive dining experiences in Tulum, the 2nd one being Kitchen Table (see review) I could only get a reservation on Open Table for 6:30 the night of our dinner, although many tables sat empty during our time...More

Thank Jan56Bro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sipping creative and delicious cocktails in a bar nestled in the jungle to a sexy soundtrack of moody music at Gitano was a highlight of our trip to Tulum!

Thank stuck_in_nyc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the atmosphere and food, but it was a 4 hour dinner for us to eat a pre-fix. Best to go here if you have a lot of time to spend for a meal.

Thank Noelle M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is GREAT, with fine dining and excellent ambience (especially on Thursdays). The seating area is in an open space surrounded by the jungle with tiki torches, chandeliers hanging from trees, and disco balls. The restaurant transforms into a bar/club late at night. The...More

Thank Mariana I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I usually come to Gitano because I love the late night vibe and the excellent Mezcal vibes, this time I literally stumbled upon the food and I wasn't disappointed..... I loved the grilled avocado's and the wonderful ceviche, so now I can dance, drink and...More

Thank Dirk V
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The cocktails and DJ were 10/10. I am from Nebraska and the ingredients in the cocktails, presentation and variety blew me out of the water! We sure don't have anywhere around here that can make cocktails near this good. They are expensive but worth it!...More

Thank allison612
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed this place. Outdoor seating at its best. Bring bug spray though because you are going to need it. Food was good. Service was good. The only thing that stood out is the ambiance of the establishment. The prices were high for the what...More

Thank Shawnah S
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We reserved this through Open Table months ahead of time so I emailed the restaurant a week prior to our reservation to confirm and ask if they had any birthday desserts we could order. Got a nice response that yes, they had received our reservation...More

Thank Sally D
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Place looks great at night, fine cocktails. Prices on menu include tips. At the check another extra tip of 15% is added. When I received my change, I asked about it, they answered that tips are not included in the menu prices, while stated very...More

1  Thank René R
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Erika G
Is this restaurant adults only?
9 May 2017|
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Response from Margaret M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't have an answer for you. I was there for an adult party.
Hi, Coming in May and trying to figure out how much $ to bring. How much is a drink or meal here on average? If someone could give me the estimate for a fish dinner ($25?) and then a cocktail ($10) that would be great! I guessed the numbers included, not sure how far off I am.
26 April 2017|
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Response from Greg L | Reviewed this property |
Also, dinner for 2 with a bottle of wine and it was more like $100...
Vincent D
I know Tulum isn't really credit card friendly and most businesses/restaurants take cash. Does anyone know if US dollars are accepted at places like Gitano or surrounding restaurants? Ive been down to Tulum before and it never seemed to be a problem as long as you did the conversion. Is it more strict with using the peso now?
19 February 2017|
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Response from Greg L | Reviewed this property |
Highly recommend exchanging US dollars for Pesos at the airport - you will most likely get the best rate. Also, you can use their ATMs there and take out Pesos. Gitano takes CC though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boca Paila Rd, Km 7 Tulum Ulum Beach Rd, | Jungle Side, Opposite Coqui Coqu, Tulum 77780, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 1 984 745 9068
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