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Entrance to Coba ruins, Coba, Mexico
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  • Very good34%
  • Average34%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible2%
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Entrance to Coba ruins, Coba, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We eat here as part of our Coba excursion. Food was all prepared and ready for us when we had finished our tour. Was lovely. The chicken was so tender! Loved it :).

Thank Darth_Vaider
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We decided to eat here after visiting the ruins. It's conveniently located outside the main entrance beside the parking lot. We ordered tacos and enchiladas, as well as some drinks. The meals were great and very reasonably priced. There weren't any crowds at the time...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Our guide stopped here for lunch before visiting Coba ruins, and it's obviously a tourist stop. We had the buffet on the second floor, which overlooks a lake. The food was ok, typical local dishes. Since it was our first meal out in the countryside,...More

Thank salcal73
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We we to Ji-Kanal as part of our organised tour. We had the buffet meal upstairs which was plentiful but a little bland, although others in our group found it too spicy (you can't please everyone). Meal was very welcome after a long day visiting...More

Thank enj0yinglife2015
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We had lunch at Ji-Kanal as part of a tour at the Coba national park. food was all ready once we returned from our Ruins tour. The food was based on traditional mexicain food and it was certainly enjoyable. I was expecting abit more spice...More

Thank mat174
Reviewed 11 April 2016

A meal at Ji-Kanal was included in out tour after seeing the Coba ruins. The food was good, but nothing outstanding. We were able to purchase more drinks after we had the one that was included.

Thank TravelBee231
Reviewed 5 March 2016

This is more of an "eat before heading into the ruins" place. The buffet we had was adequate, but nothing special. Had to get our own drinks as service was nothing to write home about.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Situated just outside the entrance to Coba this restaurant attracts the coach parties as they finish the tour of the Mayan ruins. The food is a buffet of traditional Mexican food which is ok but not great. It’s a captive market but I think the...More

Thank 99ray
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Food choices from buffet for organized tour groups were not great and taste not much better. Right at the attraction which made it convenient and quick however.

Thank Freedomatlast99
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

We came here after touring the ruins of Tulum. The guacamole and salsa was fantastic, the rest of the meal was...eh. Service was slow...probably wouldn't go here again.

Thank DU1975
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
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Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Entrance to Coba ruins, Coba, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Coba
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