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El Charco

Calle Paseo de Las Aves, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chicken soup” (17 reviews)
“beans” (24 reviews)
“tacos” (40 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Paseo de Las Aves, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A repeat enduring special treat for dinner. You feel like you have been invited to their home and kitchen with each dish prepared and served personally by the owners. A must see and eat a consistently amazing meal.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rbs7562
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are here twice on our trip. It was great. Drinks and food for four was 360 p The tortas are wonderful (similar to a cheesesteak) Staff was so friendly and sweet. Look for the lit up sign

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Linz0718
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a short cab ride from Centro and Deisy welcomed us with her beautiful smile. We ordered the Pork Chop Tacos and Swiss Enchiladas. The fixin' bowls were chock full of goodness. Papas, Pico de Galo and multiple salsas for your taste buds. Another couple...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dnicks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’re staying up in Centro, and this made for a beautiful evening golf cart ride down the spine of the island for a taste of local colors, sounds, and eats. A lovely, no-frills place for delicious local food. The menu was in English - so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FamSiam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place came highly recommended. I had the alhambres and my wife had the enchiladas. Excellent! The food was great and the prices were low. We got there a little before 6 and they had not opened for business yet. But they got us a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Clemsontoby
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Somehow I had missed this little taqueria on my previous trips to Isla, but that won’t happen again. I took a (very cheap) cab ride there from my condo on Playa Norte one evening and was pleased to meet Deisy, who seemed genuinely happy to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank kurt a
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

We tried three different items as part of a tour. One was chicken and cheese, one was tortilla filled with beans, and one was a tortilla with chicken on top, something that started with an s. I wish I could remember the name because it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank villanewbie
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Deisy is in a class all her own. Good home style food, generous portions, and she always has a smile even at the last minutes of closing time. We love this place. My fave is the chicken flautas.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank boholuxegirl
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Also known as Deisy Y Raul's, this spot is amazing! The food was so, so good and Deisy is delightful! This little open area spot is in a pretty residential area which was quiet, but still bustling as there is a market just across the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lmcjunkin
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Once again! A great meal at a great price! Deysy y Raul are wonderful hosts and prepare authentic Yucatan meals without tourist prices. Try it!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 2Travelingforfun
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9 May 2018|
Response from IslaHolic4Ever |
Looks like they open at 6pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Paseo de Las Aves, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres
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