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La Tranquita

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Ave. Kabah Mz1. Smz 13. Lote 22. Plaza Zona Zentro, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 802 1841
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Mexico City, Mexico
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This place has been around for 8 years and has one of the best rib eyes! (Bife de Chorizo) in Cancun and the Tuna pizza is a must! Prices are very reasonable!

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Thank aorozco28
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This place has been around for 8 years and is an excellent option for good food good drinks at a very reasonable price. The tuna pizza is excellent! The Bife de Chorizo cut (Ribeye) is one of the best in CANCUN.

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2 Thank Alonso O
Cancun
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I live a block away from this condo at Horizontes Cancun and it has been one of my favourite restaurants since I live here. Be sure to ask for the tuna tartar or the Chicken Napoli style. It is really an Argentinian Steak house but they have many other options. Also Mexican tacos and drinks. It is AMAZING. You won't... More 

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1 Thank JulioTrips
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great local spot, super friendly service, reasonable prices. We ate there 2x in a row. Highly recommend the flank/skirt steak, baby back ribs, tostada de atun, and the tacos. The frozen margaritas are very tasty - ask for 'no-azucar' for a skinny option.

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1 Thank Victoria S
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

It was really awesome. We came to eat here on the first day after a long day of travel from VA to Cancun. They were really friendly and the food was fantastic. We started off with a group of 6 and then some friends joined us - the servers quickly adjuste the tables for us and made room for the... More 

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1 Thank Artemia T
Cheshire
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112 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Been here a couple of times recently with groups of around 8 colleagues. It's a nice, cosy place with friendly staff and good food. Prices are good too, although the cheap draft beer (70 pesos a litre) is not nice, and I would recommend paying a little more for the bottled stuff.

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Thank Aid5
Conifer, Colorado
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Discovered it on this last trip and the food was exceptional. Quiet and a little dark, but the grilled meat was to die for! Mexican grilled meats at their best. Will return.

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Thank Leonor M
Isla Mujeres
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168 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

We have been for lunch once and dinner several times. They have a great meat/shrimp platter special on Tuesday nights with chorizo, arrachera, chicken, shrimp, queso fundido, beans, cactus and guacamole with fresh tortillas and chips. Staff is always attentive. Beers on tap as well as bottles, full bar and nice wines. They may or may not have dessert, we... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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83 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016

We were tired to look for places around (they were closed at 22hrs) so we end up at La Tranquita. We were not disappointed, they had a very nice offer of Parrillada at a very cheap price. My friends (first night for them in Mexico) were very pleased and us eating tacos after a while was really good. The clericot... More 

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Billingshurst, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2015

Went with work colleagues on a Thursday evening. Had a very tasty rib eye steak with salad. Cold beer and live music. Fairly busy mainly with local residents, so probably worth booking ahead. Will definitely be back for more!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave. Kabah Mz1. Smz 13. Lote 22. Plaza Zona Zentro, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 802 1841

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