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Carboncitos

4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1382
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (182 reviews)
“shrimp” (118 reviews)
“guacamole” (102 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Mexican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food, BIG portions (images are just the appetisers) and lovely service. Cannot go wrong with this place!! They also do the best pina colada I have ever tasted!More

1  Thank sarahjmorby
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for this incredible review! Every description helps people who have not visited us to know more about their future dining experience with us! We are so glad you came and we hope to see you again soon! We invite you to stay with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this place after finding it on Tripadvisor. It was amazing. The waiters were so so lovely, and the food was even better. We had the guacamole to start, then I had the shrimp with crab (honestly one of the best meals I’ve...More

Thank alexchartier
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

This is a great review because it shows us that our work to strive for quality and service for our customers is working, as well as, letting us know that you found us on TripAdvisor! Thank you for describing your dining experience with us for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Mexican feel and hospitality with great food. Enjoyed the frozen margaritas and tacos, really authentic flavour with the charming waiters making it a great meal. Gracias.More

1  Thank rasshp
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are honored you were able to partake in our margaritas and tacos, Mexican signatures! Thank you for the time in writing this review for us. The reviews help us gauge how we are doing. We hope to have you back soon to try more...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice breakfast for girl friend and I. Enjoyed the food and of course the Cerveza. Prices were good and was going to come back for dinner but didnt make it. Good service and will recommend itMore

1  Thank masonjar62
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so glad we could add to the memories of your time here with your girlfriend. We hope that you can come back for dinner soon. We appreciate the time you took to write this review for us. Please come back soon so we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wanted to experience the Mexican Restaurant vibe and this was an excellent place to do so. We enjoyed are dinner, there are so many choices to choose from and it seemed that no matter what you chose, it was delicious. I kept looking at the...More

Thank skira
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so delighted that you had such a great time with us. We truly appreciate you taking the time to share your dining experience with us to your other Trip Advisor peers. Each review is very important to us for feedback. We hope that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My hubby & I enjoyed a great dinner with our friends last night at Carboncitos. Waiters are very attentive, carrying margaritas balanced on his head! I had chicken enchiladas with red sauce which I really enjoyed!! Thanks for a great dinner and fun time!!More

1  Thank Lorraine D
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad we could be the meeting place for you and your friends. We very much appreciate that you wrote this review to share your experience with us here on Trip Advisor. Every review is so important for us with so many new...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There surley is something for all on the menu here. The waiters are so attentive and at the same time entertaining. We had starters and drinks then a fish platter for two .....wow! On all of our trips around the world if my wife and...More

2  Thank Rommers69
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are thrilled to get your review! These reviews are a guide for us and yours lets us know that we are on the right track. Each review helps to guide other new customers to us. Thank you for having the confidence in coming to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was very good and the service was good also. However, I think the price for the food was higher than other restaurants in the area. Since I was on vacation, I ate all meals "out" for two weeks. I would recommend this restaurant...More

1  Thank Paula R
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your feedback. We are very happy that you made it by and appreciate the time you took to write this. We keep up with the competition because there are so many new places opening every day. We find for the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to my partner and I and our friends who we were traveling with by another couple who are regular visitors to Playa. Loved it!!!! The servers were so friendly and engaging and made us feel right at home. Watching them serve...More

2  Thank David C
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad you took their recommendation! Thank you so much for the time in writing this review. We hope to see you again sometime soon! We invite you to stay with us in our Hotel Cielo on your next visit to Playa del...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

My wife and I went here for my birthday last year. Although it wasn't bad, it wasn't great either. Fast forward to this year. I had spoken with Steven (the owner) about our previous experience and although he was understandably disappointed, he was appreciative of...More

2  Thank Ed S
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you for this awesome review. Every day and every meal cannot be a perfect one. We appreciate that you came back for the very important meal for your birthday. We strive every day to make the service and the food better. This is one...More

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Darion T
14 June 2017|
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Response from HotelCielo | Property representative |
Thanks SueAnn, we truly appreciate when our guests offer help to future travelers and there is no better advertisement then a satisfied customer... More
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bigdogohle
21 April 2017|
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Well welcome back, I think I am going to have to send you to another restaurant,.... there are many other restaurants here in Playa del Carmen. LOL We... More
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Stephanie P
3 March 2017|
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Response from HotelCielo | Property representative |
Hi Stephanie. Can not remember if I wrote you already...so sorry If I had already. Any way, TripAdvisor does not allow us to send our e mail address...do not know why , ridiculous but its their policy. Unfortunately, e... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1382
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Description
****** We Do Not Accept Credit Cards ******Carboncitos serves authentic Mexican, Mayan, Charcoal Grilled Steaks & Seafood at an attractive price. Be it breakfast, lunch, happy hour, or dinner; it's the consistently delicious meals served that keeps guests returning again and again.
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