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Calle 14 North Bis | Between 10th Avenue and 15th Avenue #147, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 1 984 127 4844
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18:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Sat 18:30 - 22:30
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Teaneck, New Jersey
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Not much negative can be said about this tiny restaurant in playa del carmen that has not already been said. Server Adrian was wonderful! Delicious well prepared food ( the tuna in soy butter is really special ) . Prices reasonable for both food and wine. Go if you can !!

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1 Thank gdr124
Corpus Christi, Texas
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274 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very small restaurant so get your reservations in early if you want to dine here. The service is impeccable and the food is fabulous. The butter soy tuna is incredible.

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Thank sstexasham
Hamilton, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Book Oh la la from home three weeks ago through Open Table, we had to find out for ourselves if all of the fantastic reviews and hype were actually true! The place is small...only four tables in and four out. Service was wonderful...food was amazing. A special note to the Oh la la Berry Mohito....😘 Don't miss this place...has to... More 

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Thank 12alex59
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Briefly, food.was amazing, service.perfect., Little great place.to eat!!, greetings from Poland :) will come.back.anytime!

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Thank Kamila P
Surrey, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Having been to Mexico on many occasions we have tried many of the the fine dinning restaurants on both coasts. My wife and I both agreed that Oh Lala was by far the best meal and service we have experienced. A special thank you to Norma and Tanit for the excellent service. Reserve early you won't be disappointed.

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1 Thank Troberts98
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

An excellent restaurant with great service, great food and a relaxing atmosphere. Although it is on the pricier side, the difference is noticeable in all áreas from the quality of the food to the service provided. This is the 2nd time I have been there and both times the overall experience has been top quality. I highly recomend this restaurant.

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Thank Andrew L
Lewes, Delaware
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Delightful and great staff. Dishes were good and well thought out. Drinks were full strength. Reserve early to get in.

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Thank Gretchen H
Toronto, Canada
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80 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We make a point to get reservations before we arrive. You won't be disappointed. We never are. We had the beef tenderloin 2 different ways (bernaise and a demi glaze) both fantastic. Chocolate dessert was warm and delicious!

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Thank MissMassey
Ottawa, Canada
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95 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

couldn't get in a year ago so we made reservations from home 3 months ago. the sea bass was the best I have had in a long time. the reviews of this place brought us to it and we were pleased. it does not disappoint. dinner for 4 with 2 bottles of wine, tuna appetizer, dessert (no creme brule tho)... More 

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Thank Brian D
London, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Husband and I really enjoyed our meal. We ordered the Thai curry with shrimp and Lobster dishes. Both very tasty and presentation exceptional. Service was professional and friendly. Well done Oh Lala! P.S. I saw the manager go out of his way to help a couple wanting to dine but he couldn't accommodate as restaurant was fully booked. He referred... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, International, European, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
18:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
18:30 - 22:30
Saturday
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 14 North Bis | Between 10th Avenue and 15th Avenue #147, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 1 984 127 4844
Description
The cuisine at Oh Lala! Is a refreshing change from that of other, more conventional restaurants. Guests are treated like good old friends in a relaxing atmosphere coupled with personalized service and good food. Opened in January, 2011, by co-owners George and Mikaela, Oh Lala! Offers personalized experiences for its guests, ranging from a laidback sampling of hors d'oeuvres and wines, to a leisurely look at the full menu. With a total of 9 tables divided between the indoor and outdoors seating, and an open kitchen, Chef George, Mikaela, and their staff, make sure that every visit to Oh Lala, International Cuisine by George, Is a unique and a delicious one.

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