Mayan Bistro Restaurant and Bar

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Guests are in for a real treat when they dine at the on-site restaurant. Guests who are participating in the all-inclusive plan will be especially pleased at this main restaurant where they can get their meals.

Mayan Bistro Restaurant and Bar

No matter which dining plan you choose, a free Continental breakfast at Maya Bistro is included in your say at Hotel Aventura Mexicana. This includes fresh breads and pastries, fruit, granola, yogurt, coffee, tea, and juice. A hot made-to-order breakfast is also available to paying customers and some meal plan users, as are snacks at this restaurant throughout the day.

Dinner later on in the day features a Mexican and International menu that can't be beat.

Their most popular dish is their Tequila Shrimp. Large juicy shrimp tossed in a Tequila and Honey sauce. They are one of the few restaurants in Playa that source their shrimp from locals that fish the waters on the north side of the Yucatan. Arrachera, a tender flank steak seasoned and grilled to perfection is popular as well, and another favorite would be the Seascape Pasta a mix of fresh seafood tossed in a light garlic, lemon, and white wine sauce.

Mayan Bistro Restaurant and Bar is a bistro where they proudly serve their take on Mexican cuisine. Anticipate and dress for a dining experience that is informal. When is this restaurant option on the table? They're open during breakfast, lunch, and dinner, allowing you and your group to sample their cuisine at almost any meal.


The bistro is an indoor and outdoor venue with an authentic Mexican palapa and outdoor seating set beautifully in a lush garden with fountain and pool. In the evening the atmosphere is romantic and quiet which gives guests a nice escape from the hustle and bustle of 5th avenue.


Set in downtown Playa del Carmen, Mayan Bistro Restaurant and Bar is located at Hotel Aventura Mexicana.

Enjoy combining restaurant visit with local sightseeing possibilities by visiting one of the region's many nearby attractions, including El Faro Lighthouse.

There are at least a few convenient outdoor pursuits to engage in you want to relax or try something new. Tourists who visit the area will certainly want to check out the neighborhood golf course, El Camaleon Mayakoba, which can be found within traveling distance of Mayan Bistro Restaurant and Bar. Besides your spikes, you might want to bring a bathing suit for El Faro, which you will find to be the most convenient beach and is only a half mile away. Also relatively nearby, you'll get to visit at least one other beach and another golf course, for those extra hours of downtime.

Nearby Restaurants

For those looking for a local restaurant with some similar kinds of food or a comparable price range, there are quite a few nearby places to consider, including Ambasciata D'Italia.

Of course, if you want something different, this region of Mexico features an excellent selection of food and beverage establishments, where you'll find everything from the familiar to the exotic. For instance, you might also enjoy Italian fare at Ambasciata D’Italia, which is less than a hundred yards east-southeast.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Mayan Bistro Restaurant and Bar accepts most major credit cards.

Contact Info

Location: Calle 22 between 10th and 5th, downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Phone: (984) 873-1876

Secondary Phone: (800) 537-4197




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