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Mandarina's Cafe

5th Avenue And 14th, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 1249
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible42%
2 weeks ago
“Typical tourist thing ”
17 Apr 2017
“Very very overpriced. Stupid tip expected”
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5th Avenue And 14th, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there because it looked good, but that's all you can say. Food is sort of okay, noisy live music and every 3 minutes they show up at your table. When you want to eat fast, go there. 30 minutes you are done. Cassiere...More

Thank JAN S
Mandarinas C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Mandarina's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Jan for your comment, it helps us to Give our guests a better service. First of all, can you provide us wheb did you visit mandarinas cafe? It's just to know who where the people in charge of your service and is a...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped by after a day of shopping for the 2x1 happy hour margaritas. The service, margaritas and the bar apps were excellent. I'm a former bartender from high end restaurants and haven't had a better hand pour (with just well tequila) in forever! Super...More

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Mandarinas C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Mandarina's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you PVGail for your comment. We're glad to know that you had a great time here un mandarinas cafe and we'll love to have you again with us.

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Was having the obligatory shopping and meal out from the all inclusive resort. Got up and left after paying for our drinks, no one seemed to care we were there - a party of 7!!

Thank Adamsfamily100
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

A place like this shouldn't exist. In other country would be banned for breaking the simple rule of igiene. In the back of an apparent typical local touristic restaurant is hiding a dirty kitchen, which I was able to see, with low quality food. The...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We had a lovey dinner here a few days ago. Our server, I unfortunately don't remember his name, but he was from Europe and just as attentive as could be. He turned extra fans on us, brought over a little bench for my husbands hat,...More

Thank MonroeJE1985
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We've chosen this reastaurant because everything was closed on Monday at 11 pm. The place is very beautiful and elegent with live saxophone music. Food was less amaxing. It was tasty but not impressing, way of serving dishes was too simple, prices are a bit...More

Thank Juliakrav
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Prices are relatively high, food is varied. Large portions, fast and professional service. Music and musicians in place. The atmosphere is relaxed and European.

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I ate here with my fiancée to celebrate our 3 year anniversary. First impressions this place seems amazing. The ambiance is nice and the waiters seem friendly. We had a table for 2 beside a water feature which was lovely. There's a sax player that...More

Thank thelifeofdizzy
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

After a traumatic visit to coco bongos, we found Mandarinas cafe. It was a breath of fresh air. Classy, elegant and fabulous service. The drinks were amazing! We are used to paying central London prices for drinks, so the cost did not put us off....More

Thank Rach25400
Reviewed 9 April 2017

While this place is stunningly lovely in appearance and ambience,the menu is ridiculously overpriced. Individual thin crust pizzs were $25 each. Appetizer of pruscuitto and melon was $25. Drinks also very expensive. Our fault for not walking away after we looked at the menu at...More

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Avenue And 14th, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 1249
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