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Cactus - CLOSED

Avenida 30 con calle 20 | col Gonzalo Guerrero, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 1 984 114 5738
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
3 Feb 2013
“A great little find!”
24 Apr 2012
“Strangely quiet and empty but great food!”
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Avenida 30 con calle 20 | col Gonzalo Guerrero, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Reviewed February 3, 2013

Food was wonderful, fresh and a good mix of flavors. The price was such a nice change from the restaurants on 5th Avenue!! No, there is no alcohol, but big deal, have a good meal, and go out for a drink afterwards!!

1  Thank Ann V
Reviewed April 24, 2012

A French restaurant with a focus on seafood. Fairly small limited menu. Offer "specialty" non-alcoholic drinks. It was amazingly good. Met some wandering Canadians on the street as we meandered looking for a place to eat and they pointed us here. We ate here twice...More

Thank Sunsequitur
Reviewed March 27, 2012

We were excited to try this restaurant, another couple had recommended it... surprising how different people's tastes can be. We were quite disappointed with this restaurant. The food was average or below and took forever to bring to our table. We found out only after...More

Thank Michael330055
Reviewed March 23, 2012

very friendly , paella ,beef ,crepes aux fruits de mer, tuna curry ,cesar salad every things excellent

Thank holalala
Reviewed February 25, 2012

So with all these restraunts to choose from and the fact i am here for a 150 days per year, i went to Cactus with friends on my birthday...the menu has a large selection and the Chef is amazing and you know whatever you order...More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed February 13, 2012

It is off the beaten path but worth it. Unbelievable priced entrees that are so delicious you cannot believe the price.

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed February 11, 2012

The bathroom was so gross....I could not eat my meal. A huge PASS on this place

1  Thank mrsbeasely
Reviewed February 9, 2012

A very busy small restaurant. Limited menu but they are all excellent choices. It is not licensed, the special juices are a good alternative. The food was tasty, a bit salty for our taste and the fish somewhat overdone. However, the combination of pleasant staff,...More

Thank Leocraft77
Reviewed January 13, 2012

Excellent hidden gem! A must try while in Playa del Carmen. French Chef and owner will delight your taste buds. Cactus in operation for 6 years and Frederique has cooked and trained in France, Ireland, Switzerland USA and is serving up beautiful Mexican, however the...More

Thank MaterPie
Reviewed January 11, 2012

It is my second time at playa del carmen and plus having some meals at chef frederique restaurant!! I have been so pleased with my partner to be treated with love and generosity!!! the food is tasty, the products fresh and their combination very researched....plus...More

1  Thank Nataly L
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 30 con calle 20 | col Gonzalo Guerrero, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 1 984 114 5738
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