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Altamar Restaurante Espanol

Calle Tulipanes 29, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brochette” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle Tulipanes 29, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were overnighting in Cancun before our flight to Scotland and booked a very nice small hotel for the night. We did not want to venture too far and took a walk to see what we could find. Came across the Altamar, tucked down a...More

Thank beachbums_ceo
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Sitting here in front of Hotel Colonial, across the street from Altamar. Just finished a lovely meal. I ordered the brochette of fish and shrimp, and it was delicious! A side order of guacamole was also very nice. I'm in town for a charitable fundraising...More

Thank JMartJr
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We stopped in for a margarita and decided to have a snack ... the snack was excellent guacamole and chips ... great stuff and a good size portion ... gonna go back for sure

Thank mike g
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We googled and came to this restaurant as the comments were very positive. The guy who served us was very friendly, and always paid attention to details so as to make customer feel comfortable and enjoyable. He explained the dishes patiently. The food was great,...More

Thank HY T
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a few drinks on our last day. The guy had asked us to stop in the night before and recognised us and gave us a lovely welcome. It was pleasant, the drinks were 2 for 1 and it was definitely served with...More

Thank Shona D
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Service was good and food options were good. Seafood was okay and Mexican options were good. AGAIN Nov Salsa with meal? In Mexico I expect Guacamole and or LOCAL salsa. ONCE again neither were provided. Food was okay.. nothing to go out of your way...More

Thank conrad s
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Excellent choice if you want a good breakfast that locals appreciate for years. Great food, no nonsense staff and service. They carry a big variety that is good for meat eater as well as for vegetarians and even vegans. Fabulous experience for the last 10...More

Thank LAVict0ria
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We stumbled across this restaurant on a walk around downtown, Cancun - where we were staying. The lady managing the restaurant, despite a limited understanding of English, went out of her way to make sure we felt welcome. In fact many a morning coffee turned...More

Thank Amanda Buchanan R
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Stopped for food on our first night. Very attentive and charismatic staff. Cheap drink seem to permanently do 2 for 1 on drinks though that's pretty standard from what I've seen. Guacamole was our first Mexican guacamole and didn't disappoint. Our mains were large and...More

Thank Huw W
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Very pleasant and accommodating restaurant. Buffet style with a wide variety of dishes from sea to plains. Be careful or you'll need a siesta, after looking at the lovely grounds and artwork.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Tulipanes 29, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: 8843762
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