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Downtown | Informez-Vous Aux Locaux C'est Connu !, Xcalak 77900, Mexico
+52 983 107 5426
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Princeton, New Jersey
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Toby's in our view has the best food in town (note: we could not go to the Leaky Palapa, it wasn't open) and is a fun, relaxed dinner.

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Thank Robert B
Merida, Mexico
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Laid back, funky. Good service. Be advised, most places in Xcalak are on a U.S. $ economy. We didn't have $$, they couldn't take our credit card due to the manager being gone, and they give you an exchange rate for pesos that is less than daily rate. Have some $$ if possible or just relax into the slight pesos... More 

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Thank Brigida72x
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Great lionfish ceviche! The seafood soup was amazing too! Service was great. Will definitely go back the next time we are in Xcalak

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Thank Melissa B
Plains, Montana
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

Toby's is a fun relaxing place to eat! Because of Xcalak being so small the main options for dinning are at your hotel or venturing to another hotels restaurant. I always felt like I need to shower and change before I ate when I dined at our hotel. Toby's is a place where you can go after having spent all... More 

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Thank Cassie C
Toronto, Canada
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90 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

Toby's is an expat/tourist restaurant with a local's feel. The front wall of the restaurant is open to the air, and across the street is a sand volleyball field which allows the restaurant a nice beach view. Opening times for Toby's is unmarked, we arrived at 11:30am and asked if they were open and was told yes. At noon they... More 

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Thank Tim H
bighorn river montana
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57 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

I love this place. Toby is fantastic. The food is good. Toby will go out of your way for anything. He even went and purchased me wine! During football season he's closed on Sunday, but opens up for us Gringos and we can watch the games in English. I absolutely recommend to everyone! Such a great place. And don't forget... More 

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Thank flyfishmt
Munich, Germany
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39 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

We have been here in November. Season just started and we were the only guest one night. And the owner invited us to the opening a few days later. Nice service, good food. It is nothing luxurious but offers all you need and a cold beer.

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Thank dk_rd69
Bozeman, Montana
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015

We did not eat here, but a friend of ours did and liked it. He said the hamburger was one of the best he had eaten in Mexico.We never had a chance to eat here, but did check it out when we drove by on the main road in Xcalak. We were sorry we did not have a chance to... More 

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Thank JJSBozeman_Montana
Abingdo
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

if you are in or near Xcalak, mx - stop by Toby's , it is clean and everything is prepared fresh, so be ready to wait a few. We had coconut lion fish, excellent and a fresh fish sandwich . One of the best fish sandwiches, I have ever had. Don't expect high end decor, but do expect high quality... More 

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Bancroft, Canada
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2015

We had a wonderful supper at Tobi's. The staff were friendly, and the meal was awesome. If you want great food in a local setting and this is the place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Downtown | Informez-Vous Aux Locaux C'est Connu !, Xcalak 77900, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Costa Maya  >  Xcalak
  • Phone Number: +52 983 107 5426

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?