Restaurant Options in Playa Del Carmen

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With an already long list of restaurants available in Playa del Carmen, as tourism grows, so does this swank town's offerings. Currently, there are plans in the works to bring many popular international chains to these streets, adding to the numerous locally owned eateries and well-known chains that already exist.

Mexican Cuisine

100% Natural Playa del Carmen

As one might expect, you'll find a number of spots to try local Mexican fare in Playa Del Carmen. This traditional cuisine is a delicious mixture of Spanish influence, native ingredients, and indigenous culinary traditions. Be sure to remember that you will be able read more information about each one on the page by clicking the names.

La Laguna Restaurant is located at Fairmont Mayakoba and is a fine dining restaurant northeastern Playa Del Carmen. Enjoy the soothing sounds of live music when you order breakfast or lunch from the a la carte menu at La Laguna Restaurant and Lounge. This restaurant is located in the La Isla area of Fairmont Mayakoba.

100% Natural Playa del Carmen is a pleasant place you might visit. AS one of the few restaurants that specializes in vegetarian and natural foods, 100% Natural in Playa del Carmen is sure to be a hit for all vegetarians and health food eaters. They have a large selection of soups and salads, as well as fresh fruit. They're located on Quinta Avenida and 10 North Centro.

Blue Lobster: This seafood spot offers lobster, fresh seafood dishes, steaks, and even a vegetarian menu. For those who simply want to try new and innovated items, they have a menu of specialties that change regularly and they offer wine pairing recommendations as well. You'll find them on Calle 12 Norte y 5A Avenida.

You can learn more about similar kinds of dining options within Playa Del Carmen by viewing the table just below.

Mexican Restaurants in Playa Del Carmen
Name Location Phone Number
100% Natural Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-2242
Ajua Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Big Lobster Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 137-9547
Blue Lobster Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-1360
C-Grill Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 206-4800
Carboncitos Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-1382
Carlos N' Charlies Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen (987) 869-1647
Casa Club 0.7 mi. Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 52 984 873 42 60
Casa Mestiza Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Chelato's Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Cinco Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 206-4800
Coco's 2.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen 52 987 20 241
Don Emilione Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-2073
El Asador De Manolo Downtown Playa del Carmen --
El Fagon Tacos North Downtown Playa del Carmen --
El Fagon Tacos South Downtown Playa del Carmen --
El Oasis Tacos Downtown Playa del Carmen --
El Puerto Fairmont Playa del Carmen (984) 206-3000
El Sarape Grill Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Fah Bar Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 803-1507
Fusion Beach Hotel Bar and Grill Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-0374
Iguana Grill 1.2 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 803-1585
La Caprichoza Downtown Playa del Carmen (987) 872-0958
La Ceiba de la 30 Downtown Playa del Carmen --
La Cocina Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 875-1234
La Cueva del Chango 0.7 mi. Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 147-0271
La Guadalupana Downtown Playa del Carmen --
La Laguna Restaurant 4.3 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen (800) 257-7544
La Marea 2.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen (984) 877-3000
La Parilla Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen --
La Vagabunda Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-3753
Las Arracheras de Don Juan 0.8 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Las Mananitas Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Limones Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Los Aluxes Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Los Bisquets De Obregon 0.7 mi. West of Downtown Playa del Carmen (998) 887-6876
Los Rancheros Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Los Tulipanes Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-0417
Mamitas Beach Club Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 803-2867
Mayan Bistro Restaurant and Bar Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-1876
Mosquito Blue Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-1245
Nativo 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Punta Bonita 4.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen (984) 875-8000
Reina Roja Restaurant Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 877-3800
Senor Frog's Playa Del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-0930
Taco Paco 1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Playa del Carmen --
The Captain’s Galley 3.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen (984) 877-4000
Vips Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 879-4423
Yaxche Downtown Playa del Carmen --

Caribbean

For those guests who enjoy trying out exciting new flavors that are unique to the region they're visiting, Playa Del Carmen offers a handful of local choices to pick from.

Catch is situated at Thompson Playa del Carmen and is a restaurant serving seafood and sushi situated in downtown Playa del Carmen. The main restaurant of Thompson Hotel Playa del Carmen, Catch overlooks the city while offering guests delicious food.

La Bodeguita Del Medio has a couple of different dishes to enjoy, including chicken and seafood. This Cuban Restauran tis perfect for grabbing a minty mojito and relaxing a bit and watching the locals dance and laugh. Of course, you can feel free to join in. They're at 858 Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco.

Despite the fact that there happens to be only a few relevant choices available in Playa Del Carmen, feel free to find out more about them by viewing the table found right below.

Other Caribbean Restaurants in Playa Del Carmen
Name Location Type Phone Number
Catch Downtown Playa del Carmen Caribbean (984) 206-4800
La Bodeguita Del Medio 0.5 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen Cuban 984-80339-51
The Grill at 1-26 Downtown Playa del Carmen Caribbean (984) 875-1234

European and Asian

Visitors craving some European fare have plenty of options to choose from. Alongside Italian food, you can choose from Mexican and French options, among others.

Babe's Noodle Bar is a lunch and dinner spot located in downtown Playa del Carmen. Babe's Restaurant is a Swedish owned bar serving Asian cuisine in the Mexican Caribbean. It may seem like an odd combination, but it works for them and all of the guests that they serve. Visitors will find them on Calle 10 entre 5a y Av. 10.

Ambasciata D'Italia has various different dishes to enjoy, including pasta and pizza. Patrons will find authentic Italian cuisine is served to them when they dine at Embassy of Italy. You'll be able to find them at 5th Avenue and 24th Street.

Ambasciata D’Italia: Serving traditional Italian food since the end of 2009, Ambasciata D'Italia stands out for its mouthwatering food and friendly environment. A view of the trendy 5th Avenue doesn't hurt the restaurant's popularity, either! They're at 5th Avenue and 24th street.

Arezzo is situated at Azul Fives By Karisma and has several different dishes to try, including pasta and pizza. Arezzo is Azul Fives Italian eatery, where guests can enjoy fresh pasta, pizzas, and more.

You can learn more information on these types of dining options inside Playa Del Carmen by viewing the chart just below.

European and Asian Restaurants in Playa Del Carmen
Name Location Type Phone Number
Ambasciata D'Italia Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 873-3621
Ambasciata D’Italia Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 873-3621
Arezzo 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Italian (998) 872-8084
Babe's Noodle Bar Downtown Playa del Carmen Asian (984) 879-3569
Botticelli 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 873-4120
Byblos Downtown Playa del Carmen European --
Cafe Paris Downtown Playa del Carmen French --
Cenacolo Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 803-5705
Curry Omm Playa del Carmen Indian, Vegetarian (984) 873-1516
Da Bruno Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Domino's Playa del Carmen 0.8 mi. West of Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
El Encuentro Downtown Playa del Carmen French, Fusion, Vietnamese --
Fah Bar Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexican, Spanish (984) 803-1507
Glass Bar Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian, Mediterranean (984) 873-1335
Il Pescatore Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (998) 881-7300
La Diez Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 803-5418
La Pizza De Mare Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
La Vagabunda Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian, Mexican (984) 873-3753
Mia Pizza Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Mosquito Blue Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian, Mexican (984) 873-1245
Pizza Banana 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Pizza Edy's Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Pizza Renzo Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Rolandi's Cozumel Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (987) 872 10 97
Rolandis Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 803-4121
Saffron 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Thai (984) 877-3688
Sushi Itto Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Japanese --
Tsuki 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (998) 872-8084

International

Oriente

International fare is definitely a popular choice in Playa Del Carmen. This is an area that has lots of cultural diversity, so it's not surprising that there is plenty of culinary diversity as well.

Aguamarina Restaurant is located at Blue Diamond Riviera Maya and is an International option northeastern Playa Del Carmen. Breakfast is available from 7:00 to 11:00 a.m., lunch is from noon to 4:00 p.m., and dinner is from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Reservations are not necessary. Reach them at (984) 206-4100.

You may want to consider trying Carlos N' Charlies Playa del Carmen. Carlos N' Charlie's got their Mexican start in Cancun, and the popularity of that restaurant compelled the owners to expand to Playa del Carmen. Guests enjoy the good food and rambunctious atmosphere that accompanies it. They're located on Av. Rafael Melgar No. 551.

Casa Club is located at Hotel Las Palapas and offers a couple of cuisines to choose from, including International and Mexican. Guest at Hotel Las Palapas take their lunch at the fun and relaxed Casa Club. Casa Club is more than a restaurant, it is also a place to hang out and play board games, shoot a game of pool, or curl up with a good book. Find them on Avenida 34 Norte.

Ceviche Tapas Bar can be found at Blue Diamond Riviera Maya and offers a couple of dishes to try, including seafood and tapas. The menu features fresh seafood for lunch, plus a huge selection of tapas that is available at almost any hour. If you have questions and want to call in advance, do so at (984) 206-4100.

El Faro Restaurant is located at Hotel Encanto El Faro and is a lunch and dinner possibility located in downtown Playa del Carmen. The restaurant at El Faro caters to a wide audience -- from guests hosting a formal event to those just looking for some quality pizza.

Below are the 30 places serving this kind of cuisine.

International Restaurants in Playa Del Carmen
Name Location Phone Number
Aguamarina Restaurant 5.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen (984) 206-4100
Ah Cacao Coffee Shop Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 879-4179
Carlos N' Charlies Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen (987) 869-1647
Casa Club 0.7 mi. Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 52 984 873 42 60
Cenote 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-4120
Ceviche Tapas Bar 5.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen (984) 206-4100
Don Emilione Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-2073
El Faro Restaurant Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Flavours 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen (998) 872-8084
Fusion Beach Hotel Bar and Grill Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-0374
Haagen Dazs Play del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Hot Baking Company Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Iguana Grill 1.2 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 803-1585
Ixchel 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen (984) 877-3688
Karen's Downtown Playa del Carmen --
La Casa Del Agua Downtown Playa del Carmen 52 984 80 302 32
La Floresta Tacos 0.7 mi. West-Northwest of Downtown Playa del Carmen (998) 891-4110
Las Brisas Terrace Downtown Playa del Carmen (800) 540-6088
Las Palapas Restaurant 0.7 mi. Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 52 984 873 42 60
Los Tulipanes Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-0417
Magdalena's Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Mamitas Beach Club Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 803-2867
Merlot Restaurant & Bar 2.7 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen (984) 206-3900
NegroSal Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 803-2448
Oriente 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen (984) 877-3688
Pez Vela Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Playa Tukan Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Riu Lupita 1.6 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen --
Senor Frog's Playa Del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-0930
Wicky's Downtown Playa del Carmen (984) 873-3541

American and Other

You'll be able to choose from plenty of establishments that offer Mexican food in Playa Del Carmen. Additionally, guests will be able to choose between American and Mediterranean dishes, along with other options.

Hungry guests might want to think about trying Caso del Lago. Each morning as the sun rises over Mexico, an extensive breakfast buffet features local fare, such as red or green 'chilaquiles,' and international favorites, like French toast with wild berries. Following a light poolside menu offered midday, Casa del Lago transforms into an elegant chic ambiance in the evening, where guests can delight their palates with modern, contemporary Italian cuisine focused on the freshest products, complemented with warm service. Visitors can call them at (984) 875-8000.

Glass Bar has a couple of cuisines to choose from, including Italian and Mediterranean. The Glass Bar offers a selection of fine Mediterranean food paired with wines. Visitors can find them at 12 Fifth Avenue and North Fourteenth Street.

Travelers may want to consider trying Kartaba Restaurant and Lounge. Common Mediterranean dishes like hummus, falafel, and stuffed grape leaves grace the menu at Kartabar, along with other lesser known crowd pleasers like poached pear salad, libanese taco, and tabouli. They're at 1st Avenue and 12th Street.

La Cava can be found at Banyan Tree Mayakoba and is an upscale restaurant northeastern Playa Del Carmen. At La Cava, each dish is presented as though it were a work of art. When you book a private function in the room, you can work directly with he executive chef to create a menu of your choosing. Customers can reach them at (984) 877-3688.

The chart directly below shows the 19 relevant possibilities you can visit within Playa Del Carmen.

Other Restaurants in Playa Del Carmen
Name Location Type Phone Number
100% Natural Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexican, Vegetarian (984) 873-2242
Burger King in Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen American --
Casa Mediterranea Downtown Playa del Carmen Mediterranean --
Caso del Lago 4.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mediterranean (984) 875-8000
Coco's 2.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen American, Mexican 52 987 20 241
Curry Omm Playa del Carmen Indian, Vegetarian (984) 873-1516
Deli Snack Bar at The Reef 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen American (984) 873-4120
El Encuentro Downtown Playa del Carmen French, Fusion, Vietnamese --
Glass Bar Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian, Mediterranean (984) 873-1335
Kartaba Restaurant and Lounge 0.6 mi. North of Downtown Playa del Carmen Mediterranean (984) 873-2228
La Cava 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Eclectic (984) 877-3688
La Marea 2.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mediterranean, Mexican (984) 877-3000
La Taberna Downtown Playa del Carmen American --
McDonald's 5 Avenida Downtown Playa del Carmen American --
Oriola Beach Club Grill 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Eclectic (998) 872-8084
Tamarind 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mediterranean (984) 877-3688
The Captain’s Galley 3.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Caribbean, Fusion, Mexican (984) 877-4000
The Pirate’s Cove 3.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Eclectic (984) 877-4000
Vips Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen American, Mexican (984) 879-4423
 

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