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Ahau Restaurant & Beach Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Bar Scene

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews ceviche guac juice steak fries great drinks and food heaven on earth friendly service raw food relaxed atmosphere every morning playa del carmen fresh ingredients delicious meal great restaurant marco gerardo
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Worst service every. Actually embarrassing. We are seated by the host. Waited over 15min, no menus, no drinks, no one even came by the table. Looking around the waitstaff were to busy flirting with the yoga chicks. Got up and walked out. Told the hostess....More

3  Thank Eli O
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We ate at the beach grill for lunch/snacks. Great vibe. Food was pretty good.Band played on Saturdays.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank carolyndrebin
Reviewed 21 April 2018

We have spend most of our days there during our trip, food is delicious, raw food is part of the resort , but id you want a different breakfast then raw , the restaurant serves great breakfast too! Location is perfect , service outstanding!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank vivian3108
Reviewed 7 April 2018

The bar manager personally arranged a couple small tables for our group of 4 with a great outside spot overlooking the beach and ocean. His service level was among the best we had all week. Menu selection was excellent and food was terrific. Drink service...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Dan R
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Many of the hotels will rent you a bed so long as they have availability and you promise to eat/drink up to a certain amount (the spend is never that bad, and you don't technically need to meet it exactly). In any event, Ahau does...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank squeaky_toy
Reviewed 21 March 2018

One of our dinner choice during our stay. The location of the restaurant with a table right front of the sea is truly amazing. Cool atmosphere with candles and not noisy. That was nice. Good cocktails too! But from our experience, the food was not...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Linda M
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

wanted to eat lunch on the beach, ordered a couple of dishes. and they brought food with flies. flies were everywhere on food, it was impossible to eat. had to pay, get up and leave hungry

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Julia P
Reviewed 19 March 2018

What a excellent spot for lunch . The position is right on the beach and you can eat in or out of the sun. The food was very good and fresh . The staff were friendly and helpful and the prices reasonable will return

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Springer114
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent meal today. And our waiter Tona helped us chose delicious things. I loved my empanadas followed by ceviche yum!!

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank FannyA147
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

The food here is great. On the higher end as far as price goes but the portions are big and the presentation is beautiful. The service was timely and attentive. The molten chocolate cake with hazelnut for dessert was unreal! Good experience overall :)

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Katie S
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