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El Eden

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Paseo de la Choca #126, Villahermosa, Mexico
+52 993 316 8148
08:00 - 18:00
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Munich, Germany
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202 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We followed the TripAdvisor and were extremely happy with our decision! Very friendly staffs and superb Mexican food quality!

Thank steelriver2014
Keller, Texas
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86 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our meal at the El Eden. The location is near the hotel zone, so it was easy to get to. The decor is excellent as is the staff. I enjoyed the buffet, which offered numerous traditional Tabasco dishes, all of which were tasty. My spouise enjoyed an a la carte dish which was also excellent.

Thank Robert A
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199 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

If you are a foreginer you will be impressed. If you are a Mexican national also! Staff is very friendly and try to explain the dishes if you are not familiar. It is a buffet where drinks are not included neither desserts. They also own a brazilian steak house which is next door. Waitress Sugeydi was amazing with her charm.... More 

Thank uvamon
Duisburg, Germany
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118 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We arrived an early Thursday evening and were surprised that they were about to close already. We had free buffet and some tacos which were prepared à la minute at our table side. Food was typical Mexican and service was friendly and efficient. Not really a gourmet restaurant but correct dishes and savory tastes. Only recommendable during daytimes.

Thank dieeilige
Prague, Czech Republic
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97 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

This is typical food from Tabasco. I love it. I am mexican who lived 7 years abroad in different countries. The first place I ate when I came back after 7 years it was this place. The "platanitos con queso y crema" are delicious. It's a buffet with typical food from here, you won't regret it.

Thank Ninaa C
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100 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Really nice food and ambient. The perfect place for a tourist. Buffet and service is excellent. They have a show of ladies and gents with their typical outfit and songs. They also sing a song from any tourists origin. Great!! Value for money! Around £12 buffet all inclusive with refill drinks. Taste the tabasquen chocolate... its amazing!!

Thank Graziella_Elizabeth
Monterrey, Mexico
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89 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

We were here for lunch and got hooked by the buffet which was very attractive and extensive, there are also a pair of food carts, one of broth and one of tacos, "barbacoa" and "cohinita pibil", the best part for us were the tacos, which we had almost as an afterthought and were truly delicious The service was very good

Thank katorga
Mexico City, Mexico
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70 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016

A very nice restaurant with traditional southern food. An interesting concept where they combine food brought to your table and a buffet set-up, a high end – high quality version of the alll you can eat model. The restaurant seems to be favoured by the locals and it is located in a nice neighborhood in an old Mexican Hacienda with... More 

Thank Constantino D
Mexico City, Mexico
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

It was an excellent surprise! The place is so beatiful, the deco and furniture are excellent. The service is fantastic. The quality of meals is excellent. A very good buffet. When i got there I was really surprise not only for the place but also for the quality of service and food. I highly recommend this restaurant. Real local mexican... More 

Thank clagunash
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

The place is incredible there is nothing you can improve, the ambient, decorations and the food is so Mexican, so tasty, delicious. This is one of the best Mexican restaurants I have ever been, and saying this as Mexican is so much.

Thank Juan_Pablo_FD

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo de la Choca #126, Villahermosa, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Tabasco  >  Villahermosa
  • Phone Number: +52 993 316 8148

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