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Cambalache Steak House Cancun

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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 08/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 08/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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Food and ambience

Steakhouse, Argentinian, International, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Sponsored by: Cambalache Steak House Cancun

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Fine Dining
1. Fine Dining
"They play great music and the ambience is very class."
John S
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2. Cooked to perfection
2. Cooked to perfection
"Had one of the best steaks I've ever had. Cooked to perfection"
FellowTraveler758428
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3. Wine and cocktail options!
3. Wine and cocktail options!
"the cocktails (made table side ) are served with pewter "side cars"
jhhag
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About
One of the loveliest and newest restaurants in Cancun but with more than 30 years of experience! At our new location at Plaza la Isla Shopping Mall, every dining area is comfortable and family friendly, and whatever the age, you will feel right at home. The perfect place to enjoy a fine cut of Prime Meat, Lamb, Suckling Pig or imported Fish, carefully prepared with highest quality standards and cooked in our exclusive Charcoal Grill and let yourself be surprised by enjoying your food with a great selection of excellent Argentinean wines or from any part of the world that we have selected especially for you. Cambalache´s delicious menu is complete with “typical family recipes” in the purest fashioned
PRICE RANGE
US$19 - US$39
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Argentinian, International, Grill
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Gift Cards Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews steak potatoes salad suckling pig top sirloin empanadas bread short ribs chorizo cheesecake chicken fries seafood our waiter cooked to perfection jose luis the rib eye
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Excellent meal and service. Alfonso was exceptional in servicing our every need. Felt very safe with plexiglass barriers...will definitely return!

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 26 July 2020 via mobile

The food here is amazing. We ate here twice during our trip to Cancun. We had the skirt steak and the rib eye. For sides we had the the mashed potatoes as well as their soufflé potatoes. We also had the best empanadas for appetizers....The service was very attentive and the food is fabulous. On our first visit Luis Tamay was our waiter and for our second it was Alberto Sanchez. Both gentleman offered great service and were very friendly to talk to. They both helped us enjoy a very special evening out. We loved that we could walked there from the Live Aqua hotel.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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SergioC5814, Gerente at Cambalache Steak House Cancun, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2020

Dear Samlachula We Hope that those who read your comments decide to visit Cambalache Cancun and see why… Our cuisine is an inherited art! Thank you very much for taking time to give us an opinion, we value it very much to keep improving, we...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent excellent all I can say! The ribeye was amazing best steak I had in years! Definitely will come back a must to restaurant to come to when in Cancun to get away from all that resort food! Going to tell everyone from Michigan to...come here my girlfriend had the chickenMore

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great dinner we had here. Our server German was exceptional and Manuel Gomez gave us great service. Very nice place to eat and drink. Food was delicious. Will be back again!

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Celebrated a special birthday dinner here tonight with our party or 10. Abel was a fantastic waiter. The food was delicious and the atmosphere was perfect. Definitely recommend.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We usually visit the Cambalache when in Cancun as they have some of the best steaks in Cancun. I had the strip steak, and my wife had the tenderloin. We also had the Caprese salad. Cambalache has done an excellent job dealing with the Corona...virus. Each table is separated by plexiglass partitions and they are well separated. The staff all wear masks at all times. Your temperature is checked on entering the establishment. As usual the food was great. Steaks were done to perfection exactly as ordered. The sides were excellent and the sauces provided were superb. Strongly recommend this restaurant. It is not cheap, but is worth the cost in my opinion. this year had a mixologist. Drinks were great and it was a nice show as well. My best martini in Cancun.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great and relaxed birthday dinner. Abel y German were our waiters and they're excellent, very friendly and professional, they made us feel welcomed after a long tour day visiting Chichen Itza and swimming in the Xenote to celebrate my boyfriend's birthday. We...enjoyed a super filet mignon for two, Rose Deseado sparkling wine, and a final touch: carmel flan with candle to celebrate Tom's birthday.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service with Abel! Delicious tenderloin cooked perfectly nice atmosphere with dividers and shields worn by service staff

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Always great. Table side Cesar salad, tenderloin for two, potato soufflé, cheesecake, and Cafe Frances. Great service from everyone, especially Abel. If you are staying at Westin Lagunamar, this is a no brainer. 10% discount and short walk. P.S. Better than Vicentes in the new...mall.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 10 January 2021

Very nice restaurant, great meat choice and quality. Very attentive staff. Recommend the Caesar salad which comes with a home-made sauce that s prepared in front of the guest and served in a very creative way. It also has some nice meat cuts, which are...grilled in an open kitchen that contributes to creating a great atmosphere for a dinner.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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No outdoor dining.
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Response from SergioC5814 | Property representative |
No, tip is not included in prices best regards
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Response from Prietoinc | Reviewed this property |
A bit expensive but well worth it!
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