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Perico Marinero

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C 9A N 111 B, Rio Lagartos 97720, Mexico
+52 986 866 7318
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Mexico City
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560 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place for lunch after a visit to see the flamingos. All kind of seafood and you can't miss, whatever you request for.

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Thank kartikmexico
Hampton, New Hampshire
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant was quiet busy, big parties, and a lot of noise. Our poor waiter had his hands full. Our food came out a bit slow, but was expected due to the many faces. The food was hot when it arrived, the drinks were good, as was the food. We will try it again on a more quiet day. The... More 

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Thank mqinwn
Los Angeles
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150 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 352 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch. It is a casual, tile floored open restaurant looking out at the water. There is a bit of construction going on upstairs so it was loud and dusty. I wasn't sure I wanted to eat here but there really weren't any other choices. I was surprised at how good the grilled camarones were! One of... More 

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Thank pricklypoppy
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice Restaurant directly at the Mallekon (harbour) in Rio Lagartos. They serve the best fish we had in Yucatan! The prices are ok and the Margarita taste very good. Friendly staff and fast service. We stayed two nights in Lagartos and had breakfast and dinner at Perico Marinero because we liked the food and view of the Ria (lagune)... More 

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Thank Larshi12
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We enjoyed stopping here after our boat tour. The food was very generous portions We ordered the seafood platter for 4. It was so much food it would have easily fed 8. The service was good. Our only issue was the wind was annoying at our table. Small price to pay when escaping the frozen north land.

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Thank John R
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122 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The place has excellent food and good prices. On my table was...lobster shrimp octopus and stuffed fish. Every bite was deliciously good. Service is super. Patience for food service is easy when flamingos are right out the window. Laid back Yucatan! Relax and enjoy!

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Thank HandsawCreek
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Visited after a flamingo tour for a quick bite but it turned out to a full meal. All the dishes were served at once - salad, soup and main dish, however you just can't have high expectations for a local waterfront restaurant like this. Great food is the reason to go!

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Thank AgneRa
Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We ate here at the recommendation of our Hotel Tabasco Rio. The place is pricey for the food. But there are few options in town. We had the following for our first dinner: 1) Mixed ceviche - good 2) Octopus a la mexicana - very tasty 3) Garlic shrimp - okay, shrimp is not cleaned just like in most Mexican... More 

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Thank Anamika S
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great dinner at the Restaurant eating a local fish, guacamole and drinking fresh lemonade. On the terrace we had a great view over the lagoon and the sunset.

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Thank Isabel A
Montreal, Canada
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38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We came here on a saturday night and while we weren't expecting much, this was one of the worst dining experiences I've had. There was only one waitress and even though there only seemed to be 4 tables, she was totally overwhelmed. I think it took 30 minutes for her to come see us to order drinks. We eventually ordered... More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: C 9A N 111 B, Rio Lagartos 97720, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Rio Lagartos
  • Phone Number: +52 986 866 7318

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