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La Destileria

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Boulevard Kukulcan km 12.65, Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 885 1086
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Highland, California
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188 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate out on the back patio. The mariachi band was good. Fun mixed drinks. The fish tacos were not what we expected-looked liked burnt fish sticks on a tortilla. Salmon was good. The stuffed chicken breast super small. We enjoyed trying the different flavored tequilas in the shop. Taxis were dropping people off. They have great prices on tequilas and... More 

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Indianapolis
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a good Mexican restaurant with delicious offerings. The mole sauce is exquisite and is highly recommended. The margaritas are delicious as well. The wait staff is very friendly and accommodating for any picky eaters. It is a bit cheesy though as they have a photographer that goes around and places sombreros on people's heads and takes pictures. There... More 

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New York City, New York
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been here nearly a week now and have at last found a good restaurant. Delicious authentic Mexican fare in a great setting. Drinks were also great. Also had live Mexican music which was fun. All in all a very positive experience. May be returning this evening!

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Ohio
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family and I went to 3 restaurants in Cancun with Mariachi Bands and La Destileria was by far our favorite. The food is top notch. The service impeccable and the view of the sunset outside puts this restaurant at the top of our experience list. Especially since there is a separate 'tasting' room if you are into tequila. Great... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and exceptional customer service. Beautiful water view. Mariachi band was fun entertainment.

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Sammamish, Washington
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bell boy in our hotel recommended this restaurant. The food is excellent. Each one of us ordered different dishes. All of them are good. Mariachi band stopped by and sang the songs at our table. Didn't like the guy who is pushing us to buy photos. Overall good experience

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CENTENNIAL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful table with full view of the bay at sunset. Although it was not the time of year to enjoy any crocodiles swimming nearby we still enjoyed the setting sun. The restaurant was not crowded as we arrived for an early dinner. Consequently, we had relatively quick and attentive service which we had not experienced elsewhere. The... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed La Destileria. You can sit outside on the water. There is a mariachi band that plays. We went twice and both times our servers were extremely friendly and helpful. The drinks were great. We got Margarita Love which was worth the price! The guacamole is made at your table. The tres lèches was amazing. The gift shop... More 

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Mendota Heights, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family visited for lunch on this trip without me, but insisted we head back for dinner our last night in Cancun. I have been here for lunch before and recommended this to many people while in Cancun. We have never been disappointed and the desserts are to die for

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Old Lyme, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

La Destileria is the third of our favorite dining destinations when visiting Cancun. Most often we have dined inside however last year we were fortunate to be able to sit outside and it was beautiful. My wife still speaks of how great the table side prepared guacamole was and as always the roving musicians were the best! They are very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 00:00
Monday
13:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 00:00
Thursday
13:00 - 00:00
Friday
13:00 - 00:00
Saturday
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Kukulcan km 12.65, Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 885 1086
Description
One of the best Mexican restaurants in Cancun. There is a spectacular view of the lagoon and a unequal ambience. The contemporary Mexican cuisine includes a variety of typical dishes and creations of the chef with authentic Mexican flavors. El mejor restaurante de cocina mexicana en Cancun. Espectacular vista a la laguna y ambiente sinigual. Nuestra cocina mexicana contemporanea ofrece una variedad de platillos tipicos asi como creaciones de nuestro chef con el autentico sabor mexicano.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?