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El Fogon

Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
+52 984 803 0885
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (747 reviews)
“al pastor” (166 reviews)
“bean soup” (94 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

This was the first place that my family and I ate in Playa Del Carmen. I wanted to order my food in spanish, as I have been learning for a few years. He was very friendly and patient. The food arrived quickly and was all...More

Thank Kristen H
Reviewed yesterday

popular restaurant with large portions, inexpensive prices and fast service. big menu. close to hotels. easy to find and a local favorite

Thank foodivers
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We dined here twice and one night took takeaway in our 5 day playa del carmen stay. The food is delicious, mid range priced for Mexican standards which still seems very cheap to the average American visitor. Locals and tourists meddle just fine here. Im...More

Thank Varga Z
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best place we ate in Playa :) the tacos and nachos were awesome. The drinks were too! We would recommend to anyone!

Thank Madi555
Reviewed 3 days ago

A very nice spot, not a tourist trap. Good food very popular spot and poluar food too. nice waiters always smiling! I tried the one located close to my appartment, avenida 30 y calle 6 norte bis. I ve been many times trying many dishes...More

Thank Cyril P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Oh. My. Gosh. This place is so good. SO GOOD. It's frequented by locals and tourists alike because it is just so good. The wait can be a minute and you just stand on the sidewalk staring at the beautiful, delicious food... especially that pork...More

Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the best place in PDC to help you with your al pastor craving. Watch the chef launch the pineapple slice into the tortilla before he starts adding the al pastor. This guy is a master!

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Mexican cantina with authentic Mexican food. Food was delicious and prices were very low. Portions were sooo huge so were the margaritas. We enjoyed Mexican atmosphere with local music and local people.

Thank Tijana S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Felt a bit off the beaten path. Fun to see the areas around the touristy playa streets. Great tacos, loved the cucumber /radish with lime and salt plate. So simple but so good with tacos. Was nice to be among what felt like locals.

Thank 99Jazzy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always an experience. Effecient service, excellent prices and good food freshly cooked in open kitchen which of itself is entertaining to watch. Live music by a variety of local musicians. A must when in Playa. Both locations are excellent.

Thank elizabethpP9708QT
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Sandy F
19 February 2018|
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Response from Andy B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry thought you were asking about another place. Here I had tacos I forget the Spanish word for what it was but it was first on the menu and we got a variety. We also got a burrito type thing and that was great as well.
12 February 2018|
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Response from bkcbrau | Reviewed this property |
We survived their Margherita’s!
julie h
16 January 2018|
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Response from Matt O | Reviewed this property |
Yes... Very easy to pay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 0885
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