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Lara & Luca

Av Aviacion | between Carr Federal and 15Av S, playacar fase 2, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 157 3525
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (22 reviews)
“juice” (18 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
French, European, Mexican, Cafe, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Av Aviacion | between Carr Federal and 15Av S, playacar fase 2, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

If you are a discerning breakfast-eer then be sure to make the effort to book a table at Lara & Luca’s. Or get there early (opens 7:30 AM). This very young restaurant has quickly positioned itself right up there with the best that Playa del...More

Thank AllMexico365
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I and a couple of friends came here several times for breakfast during a weeks trip in Playa. Everything was always tasty. The yogurt they start you off with is divine. Chilaquiles were my favorite aside from that! Service was slow, but...More

Thank ItsMeliHansen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here twice during our stay in playa! Everything was delicious they have an amazing avena and the chilaquiles were my personal favorite!

Thank alejandraromero779
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had breakfast here the past 3 days: avocado toast, chilequiles (sp?), and today’s Luca’s sandwich. Tomorrow will try something else! Highly recommend!

Thank banditprincess
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such good desserts and drinks. We came following a recommendation from a TV show called Alan X el mundo and it was disappointing. Will definitely come back. Highly recommended.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were there for brunch this week and the place did not disappoint. We ordered the goat cheese toast, the waffle and Luca’s sandwich and all of them were outstanding. They gave us complimentary granola with passion fruit and yogurt and it was really good...More

Thank Valevillalobos
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Great place for coffee and breakfast. I particularly liked both the french toast and pancakes. It is a small restaurant and can get busy but we did not have to wait long for a table.

Thank Ryan F
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

This is an intimate and happy place. Full of details that add to your experience as you step in. The menu I can only describe it as a food-porn catalogue, making the selection really hard. I hadeggs Benedict which you might consider a classic until...More

Thank Jay G
Reviewed September 9, 2018

The breakfast is very good. The coffee is average. Gets very busy but is definitely a must for Playa.

Thank Jak O
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

The best blueberry pancakes anywhere. I have never had a better breakfast here or stateside. Any thing on the menu is great ! Service is outstanding but you may need to wait . It is well worth it.

Thank meld371
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September 24, 2018|
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Response from Lisa S | Property representative |
Hi MaryBeth, Lara&Luca its a 10 (more o less) minutes walk from Xaman-ha. Xaman-ha av its long, it depends more how long its where you are staying, from the gate control of Playacar. Lara&Luca, its 5 minutes walk, from the... More
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June 9, 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av Aviacion | between Carr Federal and 15Av S, playacar fase 2, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 157 3525
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