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Byblos

Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 1790
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“escargot” (34 reviews)
“duck” (17 reviews)
“brie” (5 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, French, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The pasta and dessert were amazing! I had a fettuccini with cream, spinach, Bain and walnuts that was perfectly balanced and seasoned! Just off the beaten path. Great husband and wife team! Don't pass up ab opportunity to dine here!

Thank Sonja15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great hideaway off the beaten trail of 5th Ave. Listed as a French Restaurant, they serve many Italian dishes. Husband and Wife proprietors, serve as host, bartender, waiter, chef and purveyors of local information. We highly recommend this pearl of a spot.

Thank Geoff S
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Glass of wine and appetizer and meal and small dissert for 250 pesos!!!!!!! The wine was much better and larger than average. My salad was large and very tasty. The wrapped fish was large and cooked perfectly. I was full so I wasn't disappointed that...More

Thank spill_beans
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We previoysly lived by n France for 19 years and thought we would try this French restaurant. It did not disappoint at all. Decor was nice, server very attentive. I had the fresh foie gras then the magret & creme brulee, my husband had the...More

Thank jacquifrance
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been coming to playa for a few years now and honestly this restaurant is one of the reasons we come. The food is fantastic and I would say parallels some of the Michelin starred restaurants we have been to in...More

Thank Russell B
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

This was the best meal I have had in months. I had the brie to start, the sea bass, and the apple trio to end the night. Both my wife and I thought the quality was superb. I had a hard time wiping the smile...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 27 November 2017

If you want great food at a very reasonable price, go to this slightly out of the way restaurant for their evening special 3 course dinners including a glass of wine, available until 7pm. Be patient and laid back and wait for the food to...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Incredible flavors and generous serves made for a perfect dinner. All of our meals were well presented and wait staff knew how to take care of us. Enjoyed the evening.

Thank ATKMelbourne
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is our favorite restaurant in Playa. We've been coming here for nearly a dozen years and we are never disappointed. The food is superb, the service is excellent and the experience is always wonderful. This place is a must.

Thank garlicshrimp
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We went and food was ok, not great,bad pasta and cold dishes.. the problem basically was two flying cockroaches and a very dirty bathroom - very- someone did not flush and no one cleaned up for hours. Eventually the owner that was also our waiter...More

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byblosrivieramaya, Owner at Byblos, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

I am very sorry . BUT: For the bathroom, I am sorry , but if you had told us someone would have gone immediately to clean. We cannot stay there and check everytime some one comes out. You would feel incomfortable also if we did...More

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Response from Tracey W |
I had a salad with salmon, and a mixed seafood dish, both were gluten free (I informed the staff) and very delicious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$60
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Wednesday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Thursday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Friday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Saturday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 1790
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