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Playa Maya Restaurant

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On the Beach Near 8th Street | Hotel Playa Maya, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 2022
08:00 - 17:30
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Old Forge, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great walking on beach they stop serving at 5 but great stop for early dinner or lunch ,I ate coconut shrimp everywhere and this was the best and great price

Thank suzy-527
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have tried several dining options and never disappointed. Service is great! Playa maya shrimp and super big playa maya burgers. The seafoodd tacos are outstanding! Food is fresh.

Thank kerrbearRegina
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fish tacos are excellent, and the service was very good. The famous coconut shrimp also live up to the reputation! The pina coladas are large and well made. The draft beer is sold by the liter...

Thank light122376
Muscatine, Iowa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The items I wanted were not on the menu but the cook took my desires and made a perfect meal for me.

Thank vacationbob93
Perham, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The fish tacos and coconut shrimp are amazing - this is a must stop place on the beach. The waiters were very friendly and helpful!! We will go back

Thank mmosterfeld
Carver, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Beach food and more, from burgers and fry's to huge coconut shrimp and even lobster tails while sitting on the beach with an ice cold drink. Fish and shrimp taco's, ceviche and seafood cocktails. Great strech of beach and fantastic service at a great price.

Thank travelingat50
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Great waiter, great food, great service ! would go again would recommend atmosphere is truly Mexican.

Thank darens2015
Rowlett, Texas
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This one of favorite restaurants for breakfast n lunch. Family of six enjoyed our breakfast in the sand where you can hear the waves behind you coming onto the beach. I had the divorced eggs that I absolutely love. Wish I could find them as good back in Dallas. The wife had the fruit plate that she found to be... More 

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

We have eaten many times at Playa Maya and it has become a must for us when in Playa Del Carmen. The service and food are both excellent and the location with toes in the sand is also amazing. We always get the ceviche and shrimp cocktail and the paella is also very good. Fish tacos are also very good... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

After googling 'best coconut shrimp in playa del carmen', the concensus was Playa Maya...and boy were they bang on!

Thank dingo44

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Seafood, Caribbean, Latin, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the Beach Near 8th Street | Hotel Playa Maya, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 2022

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