Just like mom made it. Carboncitos is the spot to choose when you're in need of a home cooked meal -- everything is made from scratch.


You can expect the traditional Mexican favorites here from chips and salsa to shrimp.

Among other things, Carboncitos specializes in seafood with Mexican twists. Anticipate and dress for a dining experience that is very casual. When's the best time to come? They're open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, allowing you and your group to enjoy this option at almost any meal.


This restaurant is geared towards tourist, so you can expect a vibrant and loud atmosphere here.


Carboncitos is located in the heart of downtown Playa del Carmen.

This part of Mexico has plenty of cultural and natural attractions, happy to be situated among a inviting town. The nearest options from the restaurant include El Faro Lighthouse and Plaza 28 De Julio Park, both of which are only a short distance from the restaurant.

Many guests are also drawn to the availability of fun-in-the-sun activities nearby. Visitors who've only dreamed about playing in such a beautiful location will surely have a blast at the nearby popular golf club, Playacar Golf Course, which is located within traveling distance of Carboncitos. Or perhaps you'd rather spend time at Playa del Carmen, which is the closest beach and is only a couple hundred yards away. Plus, also in the area you'll notice one or two more beaches and golf courses, if you have time in your itinerary to spare.

Nearby Restaurants

If you're seeking out another restaurant in the region that has similar menu items and/or a comparable price range, there is no shortage of nearby places to pick from, including Fusion Beach Hotel Bar and Grill. Diners will find it a couple hundred yards to the east of this restaurant.

But then again, if you're looking for a change of pace, this section of Mexico features an excellent selection of food and drink venues, which offer many different cuisine styles and flavors. For example, you could also try some different fare at El Almendro.

Items will generally cost between 75 and 200 pesos, though there are a few items above and below that range.

Contact Info

Location: 4th Street and 5th Avenue, downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Phone: (984) 873-1382



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