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5th Ave, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016

There is nothing outstanding about this place. That is not meant to be a negative comment. what you do get his consistency. They always have good food, good service, at a reasonable price. When the mariachis are there it becomes a fun place. It's always clean and overall a good experience. We come to playa del Carmen every year and... More 

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Thank Jesse H
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2014 via mobile

We visited them for lunch today, and were not disappointed. The Mayan coffee is prepared on the side for you, it's a show in itself and tasted delicious. Try the red-eye if you like beer. It's almost like Ceaser, but with beer instead of vodka. The food was really good, too. We had mixed fajitas, which was awesome. I didn't... More 

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Thank Olga K
Pennsylvania
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185 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2013

Ate there our first night and went back again later in the week. Food was terrific both times!! Service was great and the staff was very friendly and responsive to our requests. It is a small place and it can get busy, so be patient. Go enjoy a great meal and relax!

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Thank PAdives
Saint Louis, Missouri
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2013

Decided to go here for something new. Wasn't disappointed. Food was good, served quickly, and was very hot. Waiters were friendly and interactive and spoke good English. completely different note - bathrooms were exceptionally clean which the females in the group were thrilled about!

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Thank tbuddy718
Akumal
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Stopped in and had dinner. the Bread was dry and a few days old. My steak came and it was almost to salty to eat and had more fat on it than should be on a good steak, the baked potato was tastless. The caesar salid dressing was out of a bottle and very disappointing for the price. the person... More 

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Thank Bear00786
Ohio
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2012

Traveled up to Playa on night from our resort to experience 5th avenue and this place offers great service and excellent food as well!! If you are looking for good mexican food combined with good service this is a must visit. Enjoyed the meal!!

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Cozumel, Mexico
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2011

When we asked the desk at our hotel for the "best steak in Playa", there was no hesitation when he said La Parrilla de Mando. We ate there on 3 of our 7 nights, just because it was that good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Argentinian, South American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Ave, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen

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