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El Fogon

Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
+52 984 803 0885
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (707 reviews)
“al pastor” (160 reviews)
“arrachera” (189 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a table within minutes, it stays busy...they have delicious food and a great price! Recommended for authentic Mexican food!

Thank Laugm22
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lokking for where the locals eat.This is one of the restaurants in Playa that all can enjoy. Food is really good, there is plenty of it in one order and the price is excellent. If you are looking for a great place to eat local...More

1  Thank Tom B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best arrachera tacos ever! Love coming here ever time we are in town. If there is a line, it's worth the wait!

Thank hindmanharvey
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What can I say: excellent service, delicious food, reasonable price. If you're really hungry, try the Taco Loco! Also has a nice selection of fresh chips, salsas, radish, cactus at every table

1  Thank Scott P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great tacos, walking distance from our flat! We were in our way somewhere and stopped by to get a couple of tacos el pastor and they were delicious.

Thank Pablo F
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic food! Loved my fajitas el pastor. The complimentary bean soup and cactus were so delicious! My husband had bisteak, which wasn’t as great, but still good. Presentation of everything was very appealing. The place filled by 6:30pm and there was a line of people...More

Thank MarciaG2B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always a good sign when the locals are lined up outside. Awesome street tacos. Fajitas are best ever. Great service. Margaritas are nothing special. Order the Guacamole if you want to taste the real thing. Soup that comes with some of the entrees has great...More

2  Thank D24789
Reviewed 5 days ago

My family and I were growing tired of the resort food. It was good but we really wanted really good Tacos while in Mexico. This place was recommended by the hotel staff as a place the locals eat. Always a good sign! It lived up...More

1  Thank Mark P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Take the time to go to Playa del Carmen and eat here! The food is so good and the drinks are good and it is so affordable and they make you feel welcome and even if your Spanish speaking sucks, they will help you!!!

Thank myelle76
Reviewed 6 days ago

Perhaps I was disappointed because I got the chicken, since most reviews are raving about the pork options. I don't eat pork, but really wanted to try El Fogon due to the amazing reviews. I wouldn't recommend for vegetarians or non-pork eaters as the chicken...More

Thank SynthiaM06
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julie h
15 January 2018|
Response from ChiMike312 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know. We paid cash.
15 November 2017|
Response from Marvin W | Reviewed this property |
They have several dish’s that have chicken. I recommend the fajitas which are always good. Plates are plentiful so you won’t leave hungry. They take dollars, pesos, or credit cards. Beer is cold and Margaritas are good... More
Suet ling Y
13 October 2017|
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Response from auditt2011 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they accept credit card.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 0885
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