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Rene & Renee

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Madero, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Bucuresti
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant because a Mexican guide told us to. We were afraid at the beginning, as it was really dirty (and when I say dirty, I mean really dirty). However, we stayed to eat and we didn't feel sorry about it: a very friendly staff and by far, the best food we've had in two weeks in... More 

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Sunrise Beach, Missouri
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This quaint restaurant is a must eat!! Incredible authentic Mexican food and wonderful owners who run the restaurant.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

there are alot of papers pasted in the window telling us how good this place is- It's not- skip it- Dirty and mediocre food at best.

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Thank Jane N
Cedar Park, Texas
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Their food today was exceptional. Horchatta was delicioso and the chicken and rice soup was better than we'd heard. Their quesadillas with oaxatta( spelling?) cheese and chicken also were the best. BUT I was very offended that the first menus we received were in English and priced in US dollars. That alone was not a problem. But the prices seemed... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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113 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Had the chorizo with cheese which was awesome! 3 big tacos with veggies for only 45 pesos. Rene was really funny and inviting!

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Thank Per N
Mableton, Georgia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Great food and great service Enjoyed the Mom and Pop feeling of this little gem. Small place with no frills but the food was excellent. Will definitely visit again next time we vacation in Cancun

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Thank josechez
Washington
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I had the pleasure of stopping by this little restaurant and returned several times over the course of my stay. They always remembered us and made us feel welcome. Anything that you want, they will make. My daughter said it was the best flan she had ever tasted. Good food, great company - they made us feel at home here.

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Thank luvleerenee2016
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

We had heard about this restaurant before we got to the island and was told not to miss this place,so as soon as we got there we headed straight to the restaurant on out buggy and had a few cold bottles of Mexican beer and fajitas (chicken) which was the best I've ever had. And my brother had a fish... More 

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Fostoria, Ohio
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We, (all 9 of us) arrived to his place to eat. He took a great deal of time trying to get our order. The way that he made things right when an order was wrong was GREAT. This is the kind of place you can really feel at home. When I seen the tripadvisor sign on the door, and asked... More 

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Thank EHATS
North Dakota
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

It is a place most people would walk by and not even think to stop to eat. The food was fantastic. We each had garlic shrimp. Their guacamole is some of the best I've eaten. They will make anything you want, just ask.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Madero, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres

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