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Mosquito Blue Restaurant - CLOSED

5th Avenue Between 12 And 14 Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1335
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
10 Aug 2014
“Wonderful time!!!”
19 Jan 2014
“Excellent - The best lunch buffet I ever had!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Italian, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
5th Avenue Between 12 And 14 Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 10 August 2014

This place is wonderful. Very popular spot. Location is great and a perfect spot to people watch. Another one of our PDC favs.

Thank LaunaB2014
Reviewed 19 January 2014 via mobile

Fantastic buffet at a reasonable price, drinks included. I can honestly say that I have never before had such excellent buffet food. Everything I tried was delicious and prepared to perfection. White fish filets, poached to perfection, Slow cooked rib eye steak with delicate mash,...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This is a restaurant we always go to for a fantastic meal either with friends or as a couple. For many years, we have had the same waiter! The eggplant appie and the lasagne as amazing and the lobster dinner is the best value in...More

Thank SarahStraub
Reviewed 21 July 2013

This place is all decorated in white, has little tables outside and looks very chic and expensive so we never even stopped to look at the menu in front. When we finally did we realized it was the same price (or cheaper) than other restaurants...More

Thank LouiseG9292
Reviewed 19 May 2013

After having a really bad service experience at one of the other 5th Ave restaurants decided to try something more exclusive and thought it was probably going to be much more expensive. Surprise everything was good, the food, the service, the wine, the atmosphere and...More

Thank Ruielu
Reviewed 6 May 2013

Very innovative cuisine. The sauces for the dishes are some of the most fascinating combination of flavors I have ever had. The Imperial Shrip is just amazing. The citrus sauce is the best I have ever had on shrimp and I don't think it even...More

Thank JTC72
Reviewed 1 May 2013

The Italian chefs here do a great job--even with Mexican dishes like fish fillet Veracruz style, a favorite of mine--and the white table cloths and nice table settings are a cut above the usual in Playa. In the years we've been eating there, we've never...More

Thank RWSmith6
Reviewed 18 April 2013

This beautiful restaurant is located right on 5th avenue, tastefully decorated, great food and amazing service. Our server Hugo took such great care to be sure we were well taken care of and we enjoyed the food and wine, we went back a second time...More

Thank IamanIslandGirl
Reviewed 16 April 2013

Me and my wife selected this place for celebrate our wedding annivrsary. I have to say I enjoy very much the overall experiance, form the service to the food. My wife had a beef fillet and I had a New York stake. Everything was ver...More

Thank Enrico L
Reviewed 3 April 2013

We have been travelling here for many years and have lived here full time for over 4 years and this was the worst most overpriced meal I have had in Playa. Not one of the appetizers or 4 main dishes our group ordered was even...More

2  Thank lorraine r
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Avenue Between 12 And 14 Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1335
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Description
Mosquito Blue Restaurant and Lounge has been a trendsetter in Playa del Carmen, unequaled in quality and sophistication for both its menu and design. When it opened in 2003, the restaurant became the first in Playa to offer a chic gourmet dining experience on the popular 5th Avenue, in the heart of Playa del Carmen’s tourism district. A team of Italian chefs transforms ingredients from the Mexican Caribbean kitchen into a delicious Mediterranean Italian culinary experience. Indoor and outdoor seating available. Enjoy a superb collection of Italian wines carefully imported exclusively for Mosquito Restaurants.
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