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Dona Triny's

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Av. Tulum Entre Rojo Gomez y Rafael Melgar, Puerto Morelos, Mexico
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Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We visited here on our first morning here for breakfast. The service was fast and friendly, the food was very very flavourful and the portions large. The price might have been a bit higher than other places but still well below North American rates. We would definitely go back.

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Thank ivanToronto
Waynesville, North Carolina
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57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Never had a bad meal in Peurto Morelos...some better than others naturally, but nothing like this awful place. Both our meals were basically inedible and unfortunately the very nice and efficient server had to bear the brunt of our dissatisfaction . Avoid this place as there are so many other very good places deserving of the business. Also I am... More 

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Thank Antknee001
British Columbia, Canada
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We stopped in here for the first meal when we got to Puerto Morelos. The staff was friendly and the food was good.

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Thank Katie M
Nanaimo, Canada
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56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Typical homemade authentic Mexican food, quaint little place with friendly staff. limited English speaking

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Thank lippyis
British Columbia, Canada
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103 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We had a late dinner at Dona Triny's. I ordered the garlic fish filet. It wasn't a large meal but certainly adequate. (Always a treat to have fresh fish!) Taco chips were complimentary..and I had a large lemonade. Service was fast and friendly..very good selection and prices.

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Thank heeter_lyn23
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We were hoping for some real authentic food ,while it was good we found the food seemed more like touristy food. Given the location across from the central plaza we weren't surprised. The restaurant is really cute and clean, and the staff wonderful. I ordered chicken mole, the mole was just poured on top when it is far better tasting... More 

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Thank 19Keys
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We have been to this restaurant several times and each time, the food was delicious and authentic. Don't expect fancy, but expect fresh. The service was good - and - yes - as reported, there is no A/C. So, eat on the sidewalk, catch a breeze and watch the scenery.

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Thank BebeTerry
Nijlen
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We had one hour to take lunch in a place we had never been before. So we chose Doña Triny by good luck. The waiter was very friendly, keen on helping us out on what to chose from the menu. He recommende fajita al pastor and chicken taco. We both to a coke to go with that. The food was... More 

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Thank PeC1965
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

We weren't really feeling seafood, which as you would expect is mostly what is found around the main square. I'd done quite a bit of research on trip advisor and have stuck to the higher rated restaurants so really had not looked at this one. I would say the reviews are spot on. We ordered chimichangas, quesadillas and chile rellenos.... More 

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Thank Todd H
Puerto Morelos, Mexico
1 review
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

All the service is really good, this guys are so friendly and the food is so typical, Mexican scramble eggs or divorced eggs, the orange juice is so fresh and the little place is so lovely.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Tulum Entre Rojo Gomez y Rafael Melgar, Puerto Morelos, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Morelos

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?