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What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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PRICE RANGE
US$10 - US$15
CUISINES
Seafood
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sebastian was our waiter and he was the man! We loved his energy and vibe. The food was also excellent. We got some live music too... highly recommend

Date of visit: June 2021
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Sightsee51866780042, Propietario at El Timon de Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Vagabond, It is a pleasure to recieve such nice comments from your experience with us. We hope we can welcome you again very soon!

Reviewed 17 May 2021

Gracile do is the god damn best in all of Timon ! Live that guy! He is a quality server made sure I was happy n Hooke sup the coronitas! Go see him n say the LA boys said u the man! Coming back every...Sunday ! The host marlen ta cabronMore

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 16 March 2021 via mobile

It was fantastic! I love the food and the service is outstanding. It’s worth the ride. This time my waiter was Esteban, he was great. And Cristiane at the desserts, excellent!

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 9 January 2021

My experience here was great, I loved the food and received perfect service from Alejandro. I really recommend this place to others

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 27 November 2020

If you’re looking for a good seafood place I would highly recommend this one! very attentive and nice staff, and the food was very yummy and high quality. They had live music and the restaurant has very pretty decorations.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 24 October 2020

The food was as they say Rico!!! Bryan our server was fantastic and very attentive. We would recommend this beautiful place to all fellow Canadians visiting Cancun.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 26 September 2020

Well, my sister brought me to El Timón de Cancún because I wanted to enjoy a delicious fried fish,and let me tell you THIS place was above my expectations!! The service provided by Miss Veronica and Mr Rafael were outstanding!! Definitely will come back to...this seafood restaurant next year (I am from Texas and come to Cancún once or twice a year!!)More

Date of visit: September 2020
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GBMarketing, Propietario at El Timon de Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2020

Dear Betty C. It is a true pleasure to read that you had such a great experience and to know that our staff took excellent care of you. We hope that our dishes met your highest expectations, and we look forward to serve you again...More

Reviewed 20 September 2020 via mobile

Food was excellent,with fast and attentive service, they are very polite and welcoming. This is by far one of the best priced places in downtown Cancun. The food is well priced, amazing ceviche, pulpo is stunning and the design is unique and traditional. Thank youMore

Date of visit: September 2020
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GBMarketing, Propietario at El Timon de Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2020

Dear Andykp. It is a true pleasure to read that you had such a great experience and you have encountered genuine and top-level food and service from our restaurant. Rest assured we will continue our utmost to deserve your heartfelt support and looking forward to...More

Reviewed 5 March 2020

Our spanish wasn't perfect but the team and the food was. Excellent food, service and very good value for money !

Date of visit: March 2020
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GBMarketing, Propietario at El Timon de Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2020

Dear Anthony. Really appreciated the time you took to sharing us your review. We are glad to read you found our food and service on a high level. Looking forward to serve you again.

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The staff is attentive and makes you feel really comfortable. Great food and service in the same place. Will definitely be back!

Date of visit: December 2017
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Grupo B, other at El Timon de Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Thanks for the excellent comments, it is important for us because they help us to improve, we hope to see them soon!

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Frequently Asked Questions about El Timon de Cancún

Yes, El Timon de Cancún offers takeaway services.

Yes, El Timon de Cancún offers delivery services.

Yes, El Timon de Cancún is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

El Timon de Cancún is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5