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Pez Vela

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 984 873 0999
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (21 reviews)
“guacamole” (12 reviews)
“shrimp” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Bar, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 321 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good location and the prices reflect the gringo tourist location. friendly service, but be advised, the waiter slipped in a service fee on us which was not advertised or explained until i noticed it. it was on top of a tip they expected for the...More

Thank hansup1968
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After being there a week we finally found a restaurant with fair prices good food and ambients ,for people that like sports an a nonsmoking restaurant. That's the place to be.

Thank Vicky S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ismael Hail is the best waiter in town. He made us really comfortable and welcome. The food and drinks are great

Thank Gregor H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't eaten here but we always stop by for drinks and chills on the swings when in PDC. Decent selection for spirits and the bartender (always the same guy) is super cool.

Thank Cheriejay
Reviewed 10 August 2017

My boyfriend & I came upon this bar while walking around downtown. We loved it! Sat on the swings & drank for a few hours. They played great music & the bartenders were very friendly & efficient. A great place to people watch & also...More

Thank Christina F
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The small bar located adjacent to this restaurant is a great place to meet people and have a few drinks while trying not to fall of the swing seats. Wife and myself decide to have lunch here before heading of to the beach and found...More

Thank Johnsty
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We stopped here to eat whilst out in carmen as it looked fairly busy we made a good choice! Such a good spot to people watch and see the street acts perform. We shared the mixed mexican grill and it was huge and very nicely...More

Thank kjm3008
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Ate here mid July on a family holiday. Service was EXCELLENT!!!! Food EXCELLENT!!!! Highly recommend 👍🏻

Thank Jen21378
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We ate here one night while in Playa del Carmen. One had chicken, one speghetti, one hamburger and one had chicken fejitas. We all swore it was the best ever. We ate outside with various street performers to entertain us. The next night we went...More

Thank gloriagoeke
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Sitting on the swings at the bar is fun, and the bartenders have always been friendly and attentive. The nachos and tacos are good.

Thank BoerneTXMom
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Questions & Answers
21 May 2017|
Response from RichardPezvela | Property representative |
It would depend if you asked for a large one, or with a brand different from the house tequila, but the cost for a normal margarita would be $85.00 pesos
10 February 2017|
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Response from RichardPezvela | Property representative |
Hi, yes I'm still here slaving away
Claire C
29 December 2016|
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Response from RichardPezvela | Property representative |
Hi, the tourist shop is no longer operating, however there are a number of booths near-by where you"ll be able to buy your tickets, or you could also book them on-line
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Bar, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 0999
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