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El Fogon Restaurant

) #33 of 1,001 Restaurants in Playa del Carmen $ Mexican, Latin,
Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
+52 984 803 0885
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (744 reviews)
“al pastor” (144 reviews)
“arrachera” (183 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you visit Cuzomel island in Mexico you must eat in Alfogon restaurant the place , the atmosphere is so good the food is beyond amazing

Thank moody2009
Reviewed 2 days ago

We ate here 6 years ago when we last visited Playa del Carmen and remembered how great the food was. My husband and I had found it after asking locals where to eat (we look for the off the beaten path places to go). While...More

Thank Kimberly1518
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited El Fogon for dinner last week, while in Playa del Carmen. This was our second time, and we enjoyed it just as much, or more, than the first time. It was originally recommended to us by our boutique hotel in Playa del Carmen....More

Thank SpringsGal_11
Reviewed 3 days ago

We tried El Fogon on our first night in Playa del Carmen after reading all of the positive reviews on TA. We went on to eat here almost every night for the rest of our stay. The food here is simple, authentic and delicious. The...More

Thank Twofortheworld
Reviewed 3 days ago

After four visits to Playa we finally found a place that serves delicious, authentic, local cuisine in a fun, friendly and non-touristy atmosphere. Our waiter spoke English and was helpful to us in navigating the menu and making good choices. The food arrives quickly, as...More

Thank efsilverman
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place was recommended by our driver, a waiter at our all inclusive and one of our guides- and they were spot on! We have never been hotter in our lives and it was totally worth it! The food is amazing, our server was very...More

Thank isumichele
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to wait for about 20 mins to eat here, everyone wants to eat here, it is delicious. I would wait 1 hour or more, it is so worth it. It does get really hot so if you don't want to deal with this...More

Thank creu38
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a MUST eat!! We went twice out of the 3 days we stayed at Playa!! Trompo tacos are amazing! We also had nopales, charro beans, arrachera plate!! Everything was DELICIOUS!!!!

Thank ximenagalvan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is very delicious! They served food in great size portions! I came to this place more than ten times while I stayed in Playa del Carmen....only twice I was serviced by a waiter named Joselito who seems to have an attitude... he...More

Thank Leticia T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was recommended to two separate groups of people - both who raved about the down-to-earth nature of the restaurant and the fantastic food. With high expectations i turned up to find a fun and full restaurant. Sure there is no air-conditioning, but the...More

Thank Flick15
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Questions & Answers
1 May 2017|
Response from Carlos R | Reviewed this property |
Oaxaca Cheese.
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Response from Cita V | Reviewed this property |
011529848030885 Found the phone number for you. Cita
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Response from mexistu | Reviewed this property |
Its not my restaurant, i just eat there a lot. They will take US and Mexican pesos but always best to pay for anything in Mexico with Pesos because they will always give you a bad exchange rate if you use Dollars.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 0885
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