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Mayan Bistro

Hotel Aventura Mexicana | 10th Avenue & 22 Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1876
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tequila shrimp” (30 reviews)
“beef burrito” (10 reviews)
“crab” (14 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hotel Aventura Mexicana | 10th Avenue & 22 Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Love this restaurant! The food is fresh and delicious using local ingredients. It is as appealing to the eye as the taste buds. Cannot say enough about the service! Ask for "Hot Rod" in the day or Gabby in the evening; the servers are all...More

Thank Jayne J
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

This is my third stay at Hotel Aventura Mexicana where the Mayan Bistro is located. The food gets better and better. Gracious service! Quiet (which I appreciate) and resident kitties who sit quietly by hoping for a tidbit!

Thank Shari O
Reviewed January 29, 2018

Our annual trip to Playa always has to include dinner at the Mayan Bistro. Fabulous food and great service. Enjoyed the chicken soup, breaded chicken, lasagna and drinks were good too. Price is good!

Thank Loni H
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Very good food! Friendly staff and nice place. Good price. It’s worth a visit. Mexican food and international too.

Thank walter r
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

this is an excellent place to eat. The food is very good. It came to us hot like it should. The wait staff is excellent.

Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel and had several meals here breakfast , lunch and dinner. Breakfast is well prepared with several options to select from. The lunch and snack menu is not extensive but the options we chose were tasty including fish tacos, wings and...More

Thank JadepearlToronto
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Playa for over ten years multiple times a year. Mayan Bistro is by far our favorite place. Food is fabulous and the staff is so friendly and makes you feel welcome. The outdoor courtyard is very romantic and is the...More

Thank Amy R
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Nice to have home cooked food that was excellent. Great staff all around. Half price beer from 4-6 pm was great too.

Thank Ricke F
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Food was so good. Great presentation and the staff is so friendly. Only reason I gave it 4 stars was price. Even with the great food, I was still a little shocked at the high prices. I only ate there once. If the prices were...More

1  Thank bsearched
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

We stayed ate breakfast here every morning and it was wonderful. We were staying at the Adventura Mexicana so breakfast was included in our hotel package. There were plenty of options to choose from and we tried something different each morning. My favorite was the...More

Thank Jimann W
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Questions & Answers
Carol L
April 15, 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from rsmearing | Property representative |
Hi Carol, Yes, we are offering a great summer special on our ALL INCLUSIVE ... 2017 Summer Special Package! Add THE VIP All Inclusive $29/adult/day (USD) Valid April 15 - Nov 15, 2017 At our Mayan Bistro restaurant - a top... More
April 11, 2016|
Response from rsmearing | Property representative |
Hola MsAmyC, Sorry I am responding so late as I had not noticed this question needing an answer. Yes most definitely we can service up to 50 people. Please contact us through the reservations email on the Aventura... More
February 22, 2016|
Response from rsmearing | Property representative |
Hola Beeveta, Thanks for your question. We are open 364 days a year (close on New Years Day). Breakfast is 7am - 11am, Lunch 11am - 5pm and Dinner 5pm - 9pm. Our bar is open 11am - 10pm. We look forward to welcoming... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Aventura Mexicana | 10th Avenue & 22 Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1876
  • E-mail
Escape the hustle and bustle of 5th Ave and dine with us in our beautiful gardens just a block off 5th Ave on 22nd. Our service is friendly and sincere while our cuisine is an international blend that reflects the diverse culinary backgrounds and experience of our chefs. We are sure you will love our food as much as we do!! Oh yeah we also have the biggest wine pour in all of Playa!!
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