Simple dishes made impressive by a combination of earthy flavors make dining at Banyan Tree's Tamarind a refreshing experience.


Modern Mediterranean dishes like watermelon salad and Beef Veal Cheeks & Shrimp are on the menu at Tamarind.

Tamarind tempts passersby with Mediterranean cooking that's so delightful some of the folks who stop by for a good meal aren't ashamed to stop by again...and again. As far as the style of dining and food goes, the setting is informal. This location is open for dinner only, so make sure to plan your visit around the limited hours they are open.


Tranquility is key at Tamarind, which features comfortable seating, textured walls, muted lighting, and contemporary decor.


Situated in the Riviera Maya. Tamarind is located at Banyan Tree Mayakoba. Local residents and vacationers staying in Playa del Carmen might also think about eating here, since the restaurant is four miles (six and a half kilometers) to the northeast of the city.

Considering there's aren't that many attractions or things to do in this area, you might want to catch a cab in order to see some more places of interest.

Surrounding this featured restaurant you can locate a handful of beaches and golf courses, such as El Camaleon Mayakoba and El Faro. El Faro is the closest place to visit the beach, and is situated just a quick trip from Tamarind.

Nearby Restaurants

For diners hoping to find another restaurant with similar types of food and/or a similar price range, there is no shortage of nearby places to choose between, including Habb.

Of course, if you're looking for a change of pace, this region of Mexico has a large selection of restaurants, where you will find all kinds of cuisine styles and menu items. For example, you might also enjoy eclectic food at La Cava, which isn't very far away.

Credit Cards and Other Info

Tamarind accepts major credit cards.

Contact Info

Location: Carretera Federal, the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Phone: (984) 877-3688

Secondary Phone: (984) 877-3689

Website: http://www.banyantree.com/en/em-mexico-mayakoba/tamarind

Email: corporate@banyantree.com


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