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Luna Maya Mexican Cuisine - CLOSED

Avenida 5, Norte 5ta Mezzanine 38, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 5880
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
2 Feb 2015
“Would definitely eat there again.”
29 Jul 2014
“great mexican food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Avenida 5, Norte 5ta Mezzanine 38, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 February 2015

The food was very good and service excellent. The dishes were different from the ordinary so it made it a delightful experience.

Thank hamwh
Reviewed 30 July 2014

fantastic service, great food,, real mexican food, extraordinary flavor and muy buen sason. We really enjoy it.

Thank brisa1267
Reviewed 12 October 2013

Very classy place with a top notch staff. The food was amazing. Our appetizer was the scallops, which were actually served cold. My immediate initial thought was "Whoa, this is weird" followed immediately by "holy crap, this is delicious." My entree was the cochinita, which...More

Thank glatta
Reviewed 11 August 2013

We had a great mean here with a friend recently, the dishes were interesting and different and the service was attentive but not pushy. Would definitely go back!

Thank expatmexico
Reviewed 3 May 2013 via mobile

This was my third visit to Luna Maya in 2 years and was always a favorite. Unfortunately the food is no longer the best. There were only 2 other couples in the entire restaurant. The original chef responsible for the fabulous cuisine has left. Chef...More

Thank WorldTraveller1118
Reviewed 11 April 2013

My friends and I were walking down 5th avenue looking for a particular restuarant and asked directions from a man outside of Luna Maya. He gave us the directions and then asked us if another night we would consider trying his restaurant. yes that was...More

1  Thank Doug063
Reviewed 24 March 2013

The restaurant is situated on the second floor , and is nicely decorated and has an intimate feel. The service is very efficient and unobtrusive. The food is good and well presented, we felt that it was quite expensive compared with similar restaurants, but it's...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 21 March 2013

I wanted to have a chance to have some authentic mexican cuisine while we visited Playa del Carmen. This place was really nice. The general manager was there when we visited, and he was very personable and made our visit special. I forgot now the...More

Thank E S
Reviewed 12 March 2013

Luna Maya still has the entire fine dining experience nailed. From the awesome ambiance of the second floor setting overlooking 5th to the highly-attentive, but thoroughly unobtrusive, service and the incredible cuisine. For appetizers, we revisited the Duck Carnitas sampled in a previous visit last...More

2  Thank YWGDon
Reviewed 1 March 2013

This restaurant was recommended by another web search and some locals who drove us around at Mayakoba. As for service; impeccable. So gracious and patient, especially when helping us maneuver through Mayan terms that were obviously foreign and a few food issues (allergies to bananas...More

1  Thank joey1603
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 5, Norte 5ta Mezzanine 38, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 5880
  • E-mail
The flavors of the past brought into a contemporary delight. Our Chef Raul Pineda conveys the escence of the mexican cuisine, embracing techniques and ingredients resulting in dishes that will create new traditions. An elegant venue will welcome you with Mexican elements. Luna Maya is located in one of the best areas in Playa de Carmen just few blocks from the famous Shangri-la beach.
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