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Los Aguachiles

#156 of 828 Restaurants in Cancun
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Avenida Nizuc | Esq Av. Nichupté, Cancun, Mexico
+52 998 884 0152
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13:30 - 19:30
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Sun - Sat 13:30 - 19:30
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Lomma, Sweden
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Not in the turistic area of Cancun, still not cheap but neither overpriced. They had some beers from a local producer in Puerto Morelos and that is something to try. They could maybe explain to foreigners that the speciality is "cooked" in lime, not grilled or anything else, but they were very opened to take the dish back to the... More 

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Thank 24alexv19
Panama City Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stopped by for lunch and tried the house special aguachile with octopus and shrimp. It was absolutely delicious. We returned for more the following week.

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Mars, Pennsylvania
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197 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

We had a few drinks here along with a few tostadas. My octopus was good along with the cilantro shrimp taco. The ceviche was also good. Prices were average to a bit steep for Cancun considering you can eat for a few dollars...Our bill was about $30 US

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Thank Foodcritic11_11_11
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We were greeted right away and sat with Alba. She didn't speak a lot of English but was great at understanding our broken Spanish! The food was small portions except for my Hugo's rice! It was an amazing seafood fried rice with shrimp, octopus, and squid! I have enough days left in my trip to get it again and will... More 

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Thank Sylvia C
Cancun, Mexico
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Located next to the Nichupte Ave. this restaurant is good for typical mexican seafood. Therir speciality is "aguachiles" a seafood preparation very tasty but watch out the chile. Any seafood is good, tasy and well prepared. Try the shrimp or conch with octopus ceviche.

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Thank tron38
Merida, Mexico
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The menu is very well designed and the caguamas in a bucket are a super cool touch. I feel the building needs a re-touch to maintain the relaxed feeling but still fell like you are in a new place. They need to watch for the tostadas not to be soft when they

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Thank susanaeliette
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62 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

such a cool place. real hippy vibe. great service. the best ceviche and great value. also the best aguachilie i have tried with salsa de aguacate. healthy options but so tasty. i love all the different salsas and the refreshing cocktails. i tried one with cucumber and mezcal and it was reccomended by the staff! good proce and definatley the... More 

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Thank Luciaarnone
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We were immediately bombarded with a waiter named Marcos. He was friendly and suggested alcoholic drinks, which we didn't want, but he insisted that we "try them". We assumed they were free. He then "suggested" some other things, and they also appeared on the table. When we got the check, all the items were charged to us. We didn't ask... More 

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Thank Shakalakaboom B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Everything, everything is delicious, but I strongly recommend the tostadas. Nice service and affordable prices

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Isla Mujeres
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

El Mar Sobrosa was my very favorite but now it is the food truck park. All my friends had said, if you liked El Mar Sobrosa you should go Los Aguachilies. I was not disappointed. I sampled the shrimp & octopus ceviche, guacamole (loved the accompanying seasoned chips), a fresh raw tuna tostado, an octopus tostado and a shrimp tostadao.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 19:30
Monday
13:30 - 19:30
Tuesday
13:30 - 19:30
Wednesday
13:30 - 19:30
Thursday
13:30 - 19:30
Friday
13:30 - 19:30
Saturday
13:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Nizuc | Esq Av. Nichupté, Cancun, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 884 0152
Description
Tostadas, lettuce wraps, Mexican, Seafood cacktail

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