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Los Rancheros

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Ferry street between 5th Avenue and the beach | Inside Plaza Marina Mall, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 5455
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Birch Hills, Saskatchewan, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a nice calm place to relax and have a couple beer and some finger food. Many places were pumping loud music which doesn't make for good visiting atmosphere. When the guys on 5th avenue asked if we would like to come and enjoy the roof area seating we immediately said that sounded great!... More 

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Edgewater Park, New Jersey
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

received bill with 10% tip added they cornered me to pay more said that was not enough called me cheap 10% was for everyone in the restaurant waiter wanted more this happen two years ago also will never go back food was not great

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Yellowknife, Canada
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I were on the way to Senior Frogs for a few dances and decided to stop at Los Rancheros for supper. WHAT A MISTAKE!!!! The supper started out fine with our waiter, Cruz, being very funny and helpful. We couldn't decide what to order so Cruz suggested we order the Mexican Platter. He brought our drinks, frosted... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for lunch because we were in a hurry to catch a bus. Food was decent but about double what it would cost in comparable restaurants. Waiter was pushy and repeatedly said tip wasn't included when it clearly was on the bill. Counted the money in front of us and demanded we leave tip. I left a few coins... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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146 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Los Rancheros looks like a tourist trap, so we take the blame for wandering in. My husband and I were looking for a quick margarita and snack. We were lured into los rancheros by a host. We each ordered a margarita. While they were larger than most margaritas, they ran $16 apiece. They were watered down, one shot drinks. I... More 

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Thank mrsiss
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2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I just needed small cash then used $20 for this $10 payment. I told him to give me change of $10 because 100%-TIP was too much, he said yes and went back to the casher, but he pretended ignorance and never came to my table again. I sent him a gesture but he did shake his head ? then took... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited this restaurant as we toured around. We were blown away by the service and the incredible food. Everything was incredible. From the guacamole made in front of you, to the mango margaritas FULL of tequila to the "taste of Mexico" platter, it was all amazing. BUT be prepared to pay! We were very shocked by... More 

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Thank Leslie I
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only does this restaurant have better service than most 3 Michelin star restaurants and 5 star hotels - I cannot stress enough how brilliant the service was. - the quality of food is amazing, and the price is ridiculously good! My server Liberato was so friendly, knowledgeable and very funny. The restaurant also had a brilliant singer and a... More 

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Thank annahgwallner
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great meal here on our layover to Tulum: the chicken nachos were excellent, as were the tamarind margaritas! The service was fast, and our waiter Candido was super friendly. Additionally, the view from the balcony was great. Most wonderfully, my friend left her phone charger here, and the (excellent) singer ran all the way down the street to... More 

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Flanagan
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37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First the food was good but not for the price. Second watch your bill. They over billed us for everything. The charged us $4.00 each for a bottle of water we had 5 but charged us for 7, ordered 1 order of guacamole but were billed for 2. Our simple lunch of fajitas and burritos for 4 cost over $170.00... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ferry street between 5th Avenue and the beach | Inside Plaza Marina Mall, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 5455

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?