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Playa Central

€€ - €€€Mexican, Italian,
Downtown La Ventana, On the Beach South Of the Main Camp., La Ventana 23232, Mexico
+52 918 398 0114
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“ping pong” (3 reviews)
“shuffle board” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Italian, Bar, Pizza, Pub
€€ - €€€
Downtown La Ventana, On the Beach South Of the Main Camp., La Ventana 23232, Mexico
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

What a great visit to La Ventana in Baja. I took kiteboarding lesson at Playa Central. Where Peter and Olivia were so helpful and encouraging I would recommend it highly. They also have a restaurant and bar there and it was fun a good good...More

Thank betsyaroo
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We ate here several times during our stay in La Ventana. All food is prepared fresh, hand made on site, and is delicious. 5pm, 2 for 1 beers or margaritas are worth it if you drink. Sit on the roof patio and enjoy the last...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The interior decor and ambiance are great. Lots of artwork, nice layout, some various games, and a long bar. Kind of an eclectic place common in these end of the road ski or surf towns. Had drinks here a couple nights as well as breakfast...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Went to watch live music twice during our short trip. Lots of space inside to wander around. Very friendly staff. Wood fired pizza oven. Great thin crust. Co Ed washrooms are strange and not very clean. Overall a decent place for younger crowd. Great farmers...More

Thank Lucas M
Reviewed 2 January 2016

This is an eclectic bar/restaurant - kinda the local hangout for kiters and others. Has a Farmer's Market/souvenir market at times. Decent pizza - ping pong - water sports services.

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 4 December 2015

After the hustle and bustle of Los Cabos a visit to Playa Central is highly recommended. Great people, food, drink, kite boarding and Fiesta! Mesquite wood fired oven and grill produces some delectable edibles from both La Tierra y El Mar! Great fish sandwiches !...More

Thank Yucatandan3000
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Playa Central is really the "central"place in La Ventana. Friendly staff will help you with almost everything from kiteboarding lessons, lodging, get a nice meal and evening party and dancing. Olivia, the manager there is really nice host and very helpful person. Our group of...More

Thank ChristoVetar
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Had several meals here from Breakfast thru Dinner..on site baked goods....staff all very pleasant. located in former fish processing plant...plenty of open floor for games and visiting. Thursday all day market with lot's of hometown vendors. Facility is one of two in area which hosts...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 27 December 2014

I stopped at this resurrected fish-processing building to see if I could find a phone. I found that and so much more. With a large open space, a cute bar, and a beautiful roof-top patio; this is a great place to meet people. Staff are...More

Thank Tirebiter8
Reviewed 22 December 2014

We drove over to La Ventana from La Paz; there is not a single road sign on highway 286 so ask directions, several times. The turn-off to La Ventana from 286 is clearly marked and we stumbled upon Playa Central and Olivia, the Manager. Two...More

Thank Thomas S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$40
Mexican, Italian, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Downtown La Ventana, On the Beach South Of the Main Camp., La Ventana 23232, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  La Ventana
  • Phone Number: +52 918 398 0114
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