All Places

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    Humo Tulum

    Town , Beach or Beyond: Town

    The Local Take: Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Humo is a recent and welcomed addition to the Tulum town restaurant scene. A cool atmosphere with domed bamboo structure and lots of pillows for low seating lounger areas or traditional table seating. Authentic and original blended flavors of Mexico done mostly Read more [...]

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    El Tabano

    Town , Beach or Beyond: Beach

    The Local Take: Located on the jungle side of the beach road,  El Tabano is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. They are famous for serving breakfast all day! The menu is a Mayan fusion of avors including fresh local seafood, tacos, soups and salads. The dishes are imaginative and Read more [...]

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    La Zebra Hotel, Restaurant & Spa

    Town , Beach or Beyond: Beach

    The Local Take: Colorful, lovely, delicious and wondrous. La Zebra is the place where we fell in love with Tulum. It was love at first sight and it changed our lives. La Zebra has grown since we discovered it in 2007. Back then it was a small round wood deck, Read more [...]

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    Batey Mojito and Guarapo Bar

    Town , Beach or Beyond: Town

    The Local Take: This small mojito bar and restaurant is located in downtown Tulum and features a real VW Bug sugar cane press in the dinning room, yes there is a car parked inside, behind the bar! They use it to make mojitos. Lots of funky and eclectic art adorn Read more [...]

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    Zamas Hotel and Que Fresco Restaurant

    Town , Beach or Beyond: Beach

    The Local Take: A Tulum legend, Zamas goes back to the early days of small rustic cabana resorts on the beaches south of the Tulum ruins.  A spectacular location on a small private bay with a rock outcropping overlooking the Caribbean, this is a great spot to take anyone you Read more [...]

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    Papaya Playa Project

    Town , Beach or Beyond: Beach

    The Local Take: OK, this is past the point of being a "Project", this place is big and if it's still a project it's ongoing and going!  We used to wonder what the project was, know we know it's to have fin! You'll have a lot of lodging options to Read more [...]

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    Mur Mur Tulum

    Town , Beach or Beyond: Beach

    The Local Take: Mur, Mur...it's authentic Mexican cuisine with ingredients gathered and inspired from the local area.  The dinner selections include authentic flavors of the Yucatan in fresh dishes served in a jungle setting.   Find Mur Mur on the jungle side of the beach road.

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    Coco Tulum Hotel

    Town , Beach or Beyond: Beach

    The Local Take: Coco is one of the more economical hotels on the beach, but do not let the price fool you.  If you are yearning to ditch your cell phone and to get back to basics: A palapa on the beach, a hammock, and a few basic necessities, this Read more [...]

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    Artehelado Tulum

    Town , Beach or Beyond: Town

    The Local Take: Artehelado Tulum is an Italian style artisanal ice cream shop. All of their flavors are 100% natural and fresh, they are cream made from local fruits and mexican flavors... We love their seasonal options. Artehelado hosts a Community Market during the weekends, where they show movies mostly Read more [...]