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Avenida Juarez 217-2 | Col. Ejidal Entre Diagonal 65 y 70, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 206 2411
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Mexican, Contemporary, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Avenida Juarez 217-2 | Col. Ejidal Entre Diagonal 65 y 70, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had booked a reservation here in advance with a large group of 16. Something that I feel they should have told me from the reservation that is extremely important is knowing that they would not split checks and it would all have to be...More

Thank hellodanielle
Reviewed 3 days ago

I went to this restaurant while on vacation in playa de Carmen with my husband and two other couples. Originally I found the idea of eating in a cave in Mexico exciting and interesting. I was looking forward to eating there and exploring the restaurant....More

Thank mags081226
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I visited Alux on August 31, 2017. The place is one of the most unique restaurants I have ever visited. The cave structure offers a very different dining experience. The food was very good and filling. My only criticism of Alux is...More

Thank Rmoore754
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Started off very welcoming greeted and seated ok but as soon as we ordered it all went down hill from there.we only have a starter and main or main and desert never have all three we ordered our main , because we said no to...More

Thank steak50
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant as part of our all inclusive trip to Bahia Principe. We stayed in the Akumal hotel which gives us flexibility to eat in various restaurants across the resorts. Alux restaurant was our favourite one by far. We were well looked after...More

Thank Chase_Taps
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having dinner underground: something I'd never think of. Great place and service. Food could get better though (My serving was kind of raw and they had to replace my dish). Location is not convenient, has no parking lot so you need to park out in...More

Thank ander_ayala
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful luxury and romantic restaurant In playa del Carmen Service is excellent Taste of food delicious very gourmet

Thank Diana Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

ver beautiful place; highly recommend to visit the cave before leaving. The restaurent have a nice wine cave which you can visit and choose your wine. Delicious food, higher than average prices but absolutely worth it!

Thank Doiche
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a dinner with friends, the location is really beautiful and the food is super tasty. The only down side at the moment of the payment the waitress was pushing too much about the "recommended" tip, and when we gave the tip we felt...More

Thank Marce312278
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went during our trip to Playa del Carmen the best restaurant during our stay food very inventive and full of amazing flavours. We shared a starter and then had the pork and chicken which went very well with our Mexican white wine. Our server...More

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6 August 2017|
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Response from Alux F | Property representative |
Dear Mr Mc Doug: Thanks for contacting us. We have a Mexican and international cuisine incluiding local mayan specialities. In our website you will be four our menu with all details. If you come to visit, will be a... More
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Jodie M
3 June 2017|
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Response from chasingrainbows10 | Reviewed this property |
Hi yeah it is pretty bad for mosquitoes, we were there in May. We had a high percentage deet repellant on and we still got badly bitten. You are in a cave remember with lots of stagnant water!Wear long sleeves and trousers... More
Jodie M
9 May 2017|
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Response from Alux F | Property representative |
Hi Jodie: Thanks for contacting us. Our dress code is formal - Casual. We do not allow flipflops (in gentlemen), sleeveless shirt or beach clothes. Best regards,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Juarez 217-2 | Col. Ejidal Entre Diagonal 65 y 70, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
    (Av.65 y Av.70)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 206 2411
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PRE-HISPANIC, MEXICAN AND INTERNATIONAL CUIZINE IN A SETTING A hole created over thousand years ago soon to be discovered by you. Our Prehispanic, Mexican and International hate cuisine is served in any of our various spaces. You can also enjoy a wide selection of drinks and cocktails, including local Mayan specialties.
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