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Casa Banana

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Carretera Tulum Boca Paila, Km. 8.5. | Hotel Nueva Vida de Ramiro, Tulum 77780, Mexico
+52 984 806 2871
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07:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 22:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Best steak I have ever had. They cook the steaks over fresh coals from a fire that they have burning at all times. Great ambience. You will not be disappointed.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a delicious restaurant close to our hotel that provided us a decadent dinner. Seats are outside and ambience is typical of Tulum: laid back and relaxed. The filet mignon with mushroom sauce was spectacular and the chicken skewers also a wonderful treat. We also enjoyed the guacamole and zucchini salad. All this was topped off with fantastic gelato.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Breakfast was delicious and fast! Staff is very friendly. I would give it 5 stars if the prices weren't so high for dinner options! Oh, excellent cocktails!

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Thank Adelaide C
Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had the skirt steak, and my hubby had the flank steak. They were both excellent, very tender and flavorful, and the portions were huge! We could have split one entree and had enough. They came with a nice selection of grilled vegetables too. We asked for a different table after being seated at a tiny two-top that we felt... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here for a quick bite for lunch and was great. The staff were super friendly and if you like spice, their homemade hot sauce is really something to try. The portions are very reasonable and I thought great value for money :)

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Thank Sally F
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Tasty food ,very large portions ,quite expensive ,but maybe share a starter as the dishes are huge !

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Thank Stella T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I ordered the 'fresh fish caught daily' - it was cooked beautifully. So tasty and fresh. The others both had skewers, which were good, but not exceptional. I'd say despite the price, better to go for the steak that the restaurant is renowned for, or the fish. The calamari was also super tasty, and comes with some zesty dipping sauces.... More 

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Thank Lily M
Chino, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

perfect place for a romantic dinner, food is great too, drinks are awesome, good service, prices are good, the ambiance is awesome, love places like that!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great atmosphere and no nonsense good food all within sight of the off the grid wood fired kitchen. I waited an hour until the suckling pig (from Manuel's farm) was ready and it was well worth it. And then there was the flan...

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent out stay at Nueva Casa de Ramiro and had our first dinner at Casa Banana. The atmosphere is really enjoyable: a real steakhouse, cosy and crowded. The food is pretty good, steaks are well cooked on real barbecue, you can feel the fire! Rates are way too expensive being in Mexico and eating steaks! But there's something more... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
07:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
07:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
07:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
07:30 - 17:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Tulum Boca Paila, Km. 8.5. | Hotel Nueva Vida de Ramiro, Tulum 77780, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Tulum
  • Phone Number: +52 984 806 2871
Description
Located across the beach road from Nueva Vida is Casa Banana Steakhouse, a Tulum dining hot spot. Serving up classic Argentinian style cuisine, the food here is simple, fresh and delicious. For breakfast each morning enjoy made to order coffee, homemade banana bread, and pineapple coconut jam. At night the restraurant gets busy and comes alive with it’s outdoor grill, known as “parilla,” and dishes are cooked over the open fire for all to see. The menu favorites include grilled to perfection steak, fresh caught fish, impressive salads, and a thoughtfully selected wine list. Don’t forget to try the handshaken icy margaritas, too.Open daily breakfast, lunch and dinner. We provide beach service for all guests of the hotel.

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