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Buddy's - CLOSED

Beach, Progreso, Mexico
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good16%
  • Average21%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible31%
11 May 2016
“Great time at Buddy's”
29 Aug 2015
“Don't be fooled! It is no longer Buddy's”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, American
Beach, Progreso, Mexico
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Reviewed 11 May 2016

The port of Progresso is kind of a dump... I really don't know why Carnival stops there. But, Buddy's is always a good time. Very reasonable drinks, and outstanding service.

Thank Billy E
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We visited Progreso on a cruise on August 27. We took the $5 tour from the cruise drop off point and on the tour, they pointed out the beach area restaurants and said one of them was Buddy's. I noticed the sign for Buddy's was...More

Thank rachbird
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Buddy's - thankfully is gone ( there are rumors that it may return at a new locate) However given that it was the single largest tourist trap on the Malecon one can only hope the rumors are false.

1  Thank beachbums_ceo
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Unfortunately Buddys is no more, the owners of the property have subdivided it so it will never be again

Thank Dennis30093
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Have ate at buddy's twice so far during March 2015 with my two daughters, wife and our parents. Beef Tacos were great and my wife loved her nachos, girls had chicken tacos and enjoyed them. Waiter, Richard?, was helpful and friendly. If you don't want...More

Thank ATurner1981
Reviewed 8 February 2015

If you are an expat and need info here's your place. Always a group of very friendly expats on cruise ship day mostly found out side of Buddy's on sidewalk several tables of them enjoying good food and drink.They will be more then happy to...More

Thank Aspargus
Reviewed 31 January 2015

I got suckered into this one the advertisement of free wi-fi. I wanted to check on our boys at home. Never got connected. He kept saying there's a problem and is being worked on. It never got fixed. The 2 for $5 drinks? Just flavored...More

Thank Ahtruong
Reviewed 3 July 2014

We go to Progresso at least once a year. We cruise often that seems to always be one of the stops. We decided to check this place out after reading some reviews here and yuck. The people selling their "homemade" goods will literally follow you...More

1  Thank sleake
Reviewed 15 November 2013

We visited Progreso this past Monday as a stop on our cruise. We have been there before and knew what to expect. After having a couple of massages on the beach (2 people for $30 for an hour) and lunch,the afternoon rain came and we...More

1  Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 18 August 2013

We were in Progreso this past Tuesday. We had been there before and had a terrible experience, I almost stayed on the ship this time around but decided at the last minute to give it another shot. We rode the free shuttle to town and...More

3  Thank z0ey2008
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Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach, Progreso, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Progreso
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