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Casa Cenote

#124 of 308 Restaurants in Tulum
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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| Lote 32, Manzana 3, Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 984 115 6996
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connecticut
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2013

Wow, we found it. I loved it the first time we went there back in December 2002. The food was just as it was back then. We love it and can't wait to go back again in 2014, last visit was 2013. We are in love with with this place. Highly recommended!!! Restraunt faces the beach and behind the building... More 

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Thank kellywhite38
London
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2013

We did discover scuba here at casa cenote with our dive instructor Jesus, his buddy and his little black dog Moschita (who couldn't come with us). Great fun and we got cool pictures and videos for about 50 USD from a local photographer called Ernesto Ortega who did a great job.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2013

We had stopped somewhere and asked a cab driver what he recommended and he said this in addition to the Barracuda. Greeted by extremely pleasant staff, who insisted on standing within ten feet of us in case we needed anything, which was nice. They gave us successful recommendations, one of which was mine, the fish filet (do not confuse with... More 

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Thank OffTheWaffle
Hertfordshire
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2013

great experience for family, walked half an hour from our hotel a long the beach. cheap entry & amazing scenery, cold fresh water.

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Thank WattsHertfordshire
Warwick, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2013

We had 2 lunches and 1 breakfast at Casa Cenote. The Margaritas are the best we had on the entire ten day trip! The food is good and we are very sorry we missed the Sunday evening BBQ as it definetly looked like it would have been fun! Gary, the owner, is very personable and made time to sit with... More 

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Thank Reilly5556
Fulshear, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2013

My wife and I stayed at the Casitas at Casa Cenote. The room was great with plenty of cool air. Step off your patio, onto the beach and into the water in about 30 steps, fantastic. The food at the restaurant was great. To be able to sit and relax with good food is amazing. The restaurant is very close... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2013

We went twice on our last trip. Once after a HOT excursion to Chichen Itza and another for lunch after a few hours at the beach. Both times we just needed a cold drink, something to snack on and a cool breeze with a great view. Love the chips/salsa and Nachos. Kids loved the chili cheese fries. We all loved... More 

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Naples, FL
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2013 via mobile

Great view, friendly service, cold beer. Salsa excellent, guacamole good. Otherwise just OK. Was nice to sit in the shade while the family enjoyed the cenote. Watched boats coming in from spearing invasive lion fish. Poisonous spines but supposed to be OK for ceviche.

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Thank joanandjimm
Suwanee, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2013

Great little Cenote to see if you'll like swimming in the larger ones. We will definitely be back to the same area next year and swim in the larger Cenotes / Caves.

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Thank CristinaPJ1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2013

Beautiful beach setting at the mouth of a cenote. Typical Mexican menu offering. Delicious guacamole and margaritas. We had fish tacos that were good, but not extraordinary. Servers were very friendly and helpful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Lote 32, Manzana 3, Tulum 77780, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 984 115 6996

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