For a fun atmosphere and great Mexican food, Ajua is a prime choice every time.


Expect to find a wide range of options here from fish and shrimp to chicken.

Ajua is a grill where they proudly serve their take on Mexican cuisine. As far as service and setting, you can expect the formality to be informal. Diners are welcome to come by to enjoy both dinner and lunch, so consider stopping by.


Soft music and low light make this open aired restaurant a relaxing and intimate experience.


Situated in the heart of downtown Playa del Carmen, Ajua makes a tempting choice for those lodging close-by.

This section of Mexico has your choice of natural and cultural attractions, each of which help characterize this relatively exciting area that's an attraction all its own. Two of the closest points of interest from this particular dining option include Plaza 28 De Julio Park and El Faro Lighthouse, both of which are only a quick ride away from the restaurant.

Active travelers are also on the lookout for a full selection of activities made for the great outdoors, in the area. Visitors who consider a day on the fairways relaxing have the option of spending time at the nearby popular golf facility, Playacar Golf Course, which is not too far from Ajua. For those who want a mix of excitement and leisure, trek over to Playa del Carmen, which you will find to be the most nearby beach and is only a couple hundred yards away. Plus, also in the area you may come across at least one other beach and another golf course, for sunny days that beg for non-stop time outdoors.

Nearby Restaurants

If you're hoping to find another restaurant in the area that has similar kinds of food or a comparable price range, there are lots of nearby places to choose between, including Big Lobster. You can find it about a hundred yards from Ajua.

However, if you want something different, this part of Mexico boasts a wide range of food and drink venues that will be sure to satisfy nearly any type of diner. For instance, you could also try some good eats and different cuisines at a close by stop, like Carboncitos, which is less than a hundred yards north.

The price of entrees are often above 100 pesos, and at times can reach nearly 250.

Contact Info

Location: Playa del Carmen, Mexico


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