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.

Carboncitos specializes in seafood with Mexican twists. The setting here, as far as the style and level of formality, is very casual. The option to eat here is on the table during breakfast, dinner, and lunch, allowing you and your group to try this restaurant almost any time the mood strikes.


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


Carboncitos can be found near the center of downtown Playa del Carmen.

Tourists can merge their restaurant visit with excellent sightseeing options by heading to one of the many interesting nearby attractions, such as Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

Some active guests also anticipate the range of outdoor activities nearby. Any golfing guests eager to get in a few good swings will surely have a blast at the nearest golf facility, Playacar Golf Course. Besides your spikes, you might want to bring a bathing suit for Playa del Carmen, which you will find to be the most nearby beach and is only a couple hundred yards away. Elsewhere in the area, you may get to visit another beach and a second golf course, if you have time in your itinerary to spare.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your group are hoping to find a restaurant that has some similar types of food or a similar atmosphere, there are quite a few nearby options to choose between, including Fusion Beach Hotel Bar and Grill. It is found a couple hundred yards from Carboncitos.

Then again, if you want a change of pace, this part of Mexico has an excellent list of restaurants, where you can find all types of cuisine styles and menu items. For example, you could also try the food offered by 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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