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La Destileria

Boulevard Kukulcan km 12.65, Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 885 1086
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (75 reviews)
“guacamole” (75 reviews)
“steak” (95 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Boulevard Kukulcan km 12.65, Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Loved this place! The staff was incredibly friendly, the food was great, and we even had the pleasure of being serenaded by the mariachi band. All in all, this was a fantastic experience!

Thank Rebecca A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We always come here when we are in Cancun. The molcajete is the best thing on the menu. They say it is for one, but it's for sure enough for two.

Thank angiec702
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This is a must visit while in Cancun. Our servers Gummer and Fernando really gave us superior service last night 7-9-17. These two really made the birthday experience. The two guy band serenaded my daughter with wonderful music. The only downer to the night was...More

Thank cory w
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Go with the "vacation size" margarita! Good strong margaritas and the food was decent (not spectacular) and a bit pricey but the service and ambiance was high class with great views of the bay. Waiter was friendly and attentive without being overbearing. Was thinking they...More

Thank pacman7777
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We had dinner and margaritas at la destileria and the whole experience was wonderful. We got the top shelf margaritas and they were the best we had in Cancun. One each was plenty! We got the fried cheese appetizer with tortillas which was delicious. A...More

1  Thank BeachRobin
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

They have great service. The food? Ok but expected more selections maybe I'm spoiled by authentic Mexican food in Tx.lol No queso, relenos so so my wife loved the life music and atmosphere...real Mexican food for 50 % at plaza 28 which is 20 minutes...More

Thank Texasbilly1
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

What a real mexican experience.we sat at a table outside overlooking the lagoon.arrived at 6pm and watched the sunset.we did not book as it was early but the best time to go.guacamolie prepared fresh in front of you.the best i have ever tasted.yummy cocktails.they ask...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We had a group of 4 and sat outside. The view was beautiful! The servers were very attentive without being intrusive. The menu was very extensive and had everything from tacos to fancier Mexican dishes. We all had the special which was a combination platter...More

Thank Kathy F
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Molcajete de Arrachera was the best. Nice views from terrace. Mole Poblano is a bit bitter than usual. Good attention and drinks !

Thank jfsolorzano
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We were here in 2016 and returned this year with our family and met friends from the USA it's the best Mexican in cancun

Thank Wendy D
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Robert H
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Response from BeachRobin | Reviewed this property |
no stairs that I know of. maybe a step but no stairs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
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13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Kukulcan km 12.65, Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 885 1086
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One of the best Mexican restaurants in Cancun. There is a spectacular view of the lagoon and a unequal ambience. The contemporary Mexican cuisine includes a variety of typical dishes and creations of the chef with authentic Mexican flavors. El mejor restaurante de cocina mexicana en Cancun. Espectacular vista a la laguna y ambiente sinigual. Nuestra cocina mexicana contemporanea ofrece una variedad de platillos tipicos asi como creaciones de nuestro chef con el autentico sabor mexicano.
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