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El Fogon

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” (710 reviews)
“al pastor” (160 reviews)
“arrachera” (189 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Avenida Constituyentes, Playa del Carmen 12345, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Living in California I am somewhat of a snob when it comes to Mexican fare with very high expectations....this place does not disappoint. The chicken fajitas were well seasoned and spiced just right. The specialties of the house you must try. Prices are reasonable across...More

Thank Foodcritq
Reviewed yesterday

The fact that this place is always so busy is your first clue as to how great the food is. Made a point of coming back after my first trip. Even on a very busy night the wait wasn’t that long. This is a very...More

Thank j0nathanh480
Reviewed yesterday

Get there early as there is usually a line out the door. The chorizo and pork tacos are amazing. We loved the food so much we ordered a burrito to go. Will deff go back and highly recommend.

Thank pebbles_queen_fran
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a fantastic Mexican restaurant with great food. The waiters are well trained and the portion size is excellent. Go to the one further up on 30th. No lineups and fewer tourists makes for a more enjoyable experience. The other two tend to be...More

Thank Panamajoe2017
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Delicious food, wonderful service! El Fogon has the best authentic Mexican food.... the lineup says it all!

Thank tanyasV8193VZ
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went to this place 3 times during our one week vacation so that should say how much liked it. Especial nortena and kebab with Cameron & nachos pastor , this place is addictive. Also love the sides that come with the big plates, delicious bean...More

Thank eisenberg
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I just can't get Pastor and tortillas like this at home. This restaurant is always my first choice in the area on arrival day.

Thank 209CookieMomster
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was excited to find this place on TA With all the amazing reviews this was a must for my fiancée and I. I ended up being disappointed! The food was just okay my hotel actually had better Mexican food. I love queso fundido with...More

Thank 11111111cary
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have visited there twice on our holiday. We had the taco loco and was absolutely delicious and huge! Our service was great. There was a line but it went quickly. Our servers have been friendly and fun both times!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

El Fogón on 30 Avenue is my favourite! I come here every time I go to Playa Del Carmen! Tacos al pastor and the best in town! My favourite taqueria!

Thank saskyglenny
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julie h
16 January 2018|
Response from ChiMike312 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know. We paid cash.
16 November 2017|
Response from Marvin W | Reviewed this property |
They have several dish’s that have chicken. I recommend the fajitas which are always good. Plates are plentiful so you won’t leave hungry. They take dollars, pesos, or credit cards. Beer is cold and Margaritas are good... More
Suet ling Y
14 October 2017|
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Response from auditt2011 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they accept credit card.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Mexican, Latin, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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