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Calypso"s Mexican Restaurant

Avenida Kukulkan km 8.5 | accross from Fiestamericana grand Coral Beach hotel, next to Cancun Center, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 214 5393
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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Avenida Kukulkan km 8.5 | accross from Fiestamericana grand Coral Beach hotel, next to Cancun Center, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed 12 February 2013

Funny owner and very authentic atmosphere. Gave us a couple shots for free gotta love it Live music in the alley Fish tacos....... wow.

Thank thomas c
Reviewed 12 February 2013

This was our second trip to Cancun in three years. On our first trip, we stumbled on Calypso and made it a point to go back... actually we went back twice during our short trip. Philipe is a great host and takes care of his...More

Thank John P
francogg, Manager at Calypso"s Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2013

heyyyy thanks for your review, come back for some more Mole, hahaha see you soon my friend Felipe

Reviewed 31 January 2013

Fun place to eat. Recommended by local to us! Friendly staff :). Started happy hour early for us. Best fish my husband has had yet on vacation. Really fun place to eat. Everyone smiling and having good time.

Thank Lovnthecaps
Reviewed 25 January 2013

Ate here based solely off tripadvisor reviews, and were not let down! My wife had delicious grilled shrimp, which were GIANT, and i had shrimp tacos, which were almost as good. Felipe, the owner, came out and greeted us personally, and was very welcoming. All...More

Thank Daveyjwin
Reviewed 15 January 2013 via mobile

Some friends of my in laws recommended Calypso to us so we tried it the last night if our trip to Cancun. They don't take cards do make sure to bring cash. I ordered the fish burrito. It's was incredible-hands down the best burrito I've...More

Thank TonyZ7
Reviewed 9 January 2013

This was our third year eating here. My wife and I went once then halfway thru our trip our two teenage children came down so we wanted them to experience it so we went a second time and they both enjoyed it. We ate the...More

Thank mark p
Reviewed 8 January 2013

It was a pleasure to walk up to this restaurant and not have some side show barker trying to hook you in. Philipe was stand out front and greeted up politely as we approached. This place is hard to find as it sits back off...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Hard to find a place that can please everyone in our group, but Calypso's worked for us. 7 kids ranging in age from 6-17, and 3 adults. Salsa was fresh, really more chunky pico than a saucy salsa, guacamole was outstanding. Margaritas were good, and...More

Thank ShannonJ811
Reviewed 27 December 2012

I usually don't write negative feedback about restaurant, but we were very disappointed. We followed tripadvisor recommendation and expected high standard, especially after having a wonderful lunch at Isla de Mujeres. We ordered 2 tacos, a nacho, a fajitas and sopas. All the foods were...More

1  Thank kooju999
francogg, Manager at Calypso"s Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2013

Thanks for your review, it will help us to be better in the future Felipe

Reviewed 27 December 2012 via mobile

We were wandering around Cancun "window shopping" places to eat and came across Calypso, looked at the nice, diverse menu and decided to eat there. It wasn't like the pushy places you encounter in Mexico, they were casual, and gave us the right service. We...More

1  Thank Rog S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Kukulkan km 8.5 | accross from Fiestamericana grand Coral Beach hotel, next to Cancun Center, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 214 5393
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Calypso´s restaurant, since 2001, nice little place with good seafood and mexican dishes, best price in town.
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