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Carboncitos

4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1382
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (183 reviews)
“shrimp” (124 reviews)
“guacamole” (104 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Mexican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Celebrated my friend's birthday at Carboncitos last night. It was a delightful experience! The food and drink were delicious and the waiters were so much fun. They made her birthday a very memorable experience. The margaritas are some of the best in Playa!

1  Thank Peggy F
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wondering where to eat I checked out Trip Adviser and decided on this restaurant.concerned it may be crowded and noisy..well I guess it is the time of year because it looked nothing like previous reviewers photographs. It had no tables outside and was quiet again...More

Thank lowkayted
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the time you took to write this wonderful review for us! Your words beautifully described so much of what we are about. There are so many options in Playa del Carmen and we appreciate that you chose us. You understand the power...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went here the night before leaving! It was the best! The Spring salad was delightful with strawberries and candied nuts and raspberry dressing! The shrimp tacos were served with soft tacos! The pico de guyo (sp) was so fresh and celantro was very tasty!The...More

1  Thank Betsy K
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your great review! We wish you could have found us earlier in your vacation. The details you included in your review are the best for other Trip Advisor peers to learn more specifics about our menu. There are many options...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This little restaurant was below our hotel, the only reason we found it. It has extraordinarily good food, excellent service, reasonable prices, and great atmosphere. We ate here every day for four days, had a breakfast, a lunch, and couple dinners and everything was delicious!...More

1  Thank LeslieIrene54
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for these wonderful words! We are so glad that you stumbled upon us downstairs. The most important part of your review is that you came back every day for 4 days! As we have stated before, that is our best compliment, the repeat...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here to meet up with a friend for drinks and picco de guio. Waiters served large frozen daquaris by stacking them and balancing on their head. Drink prices are reasonable.More

Thank Ernie S
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

One of our main goals is to make this a place you want to come back to with your friends and family. Your review is a testament that we are on the right path. Thank you for coming by with your friends and for taking...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on a recommendation and was not disappointed. The shrimp alambra was incredible and the other dishes at our table also looked great. There were 6 of us and not one complaint. Cocktails were also fantastic and the service was great. Would definitely come...More

Thank Sarah F
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad that you and your group could come in and visit us. Thank you for the time you took to write this review. Our best advertisement is personal recommendations like this. We have lots of competition here in Playa del Carmen and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous food and service! This was our second trip to Playa and the food, atmosphere and service were the best. The staff was very accommodating since we didn’t have a reservation and it was raining, they gave us a table under the awning. The Carboncitos...More

1  Thank Melissa V
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. Thee are so many restaurants in Playa del Carmen and we are honored that you chose us and took the time to write this for us. Every review paints a picture for other Trip Advisor members to get...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have loved Carboncitos since the first time we ate there a couple years ago, fresh, honest, and local!More

1  Thank Elan K
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for writing another review, this time for our restaurant. We are happy you had time to enjoy Carboncitos while you stayed with us in Hotel Cielo! It means so much to us that you took time to write a separate review for Carboncitos....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are walking on fourth avenue, inPlaya del Carmen, this is a very typical Mexican cuisine!!! Food was prepared from scratch and on time, the waiters and service was very polite and friendlyMore

1  Thank Liz H
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. Each one is very important to us with the growing competition for restaurants in the area. Each review gives an inside look to your Trip Advisor peers as to who we are so thank you so much for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

ate at Carboncitos with my family while on vacation in Playa del Carmen. Overall was pleasantly surprised - good food and they try to make dinner an experience. pros: The food was good. We are a foodie family and we all found the food good....More

1  Thank Dennis_M99_MTL
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We hate to see any cons but we will take that one! We are very honored that you brought your family to come and eat with us. Also, we are grateful for you to take the time to write this review. We do try to...More

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Lo11
24 October 2017|
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Response from rasshp | Reviewed this property |
I only went in for a meal so cannot say.
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Darion T
14 June 2017|
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Response from HotelCielo | Property representative |
Thanks SueAnn, we truly appreciate when our guests offer help to future travelers and there is no better advertisement then a satisfied customer... More
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bigdogohle
21 April 2017|
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Response from HotelCielo | Property representative |
Well welcome back, I think I am going to have to send you to another restaurant,.... there are many other restaurants here in Playa del Carmen. LOL We... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1382
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Description
****** We Do Not Accept Credit Cards ******Carboncitos serves authentic Mexican, Mayan, Charcoal Grilled Steaks & Seafood at an attractive price. Be it breakfast, lunch, happy hour, or dinner; it's the consistently delicious meals served that keeps guests returning again and again.
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