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Alux Restaurant

Avenida Juarez 217-2 | Lote 2 col. ejidal between diagonal 65 y 70, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 206 2401
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Contemporary, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Avenida Juarez 217-2 | Lote 2 col. ejidal between diagonal 65 y 70, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

The venue is amazing to say the least! Food was very good and price reasonably! The overall experience was an A+. Highly recommended to all, it is now on our to do least every trip!

Thank ohioheat2000
Reviewed 2 days ago

You will not find a more unique place to have a nice dinner. We went for my wife's 40th birthday. I worked with Eduardo their events planner who did an amazing job to make sure this was a special night for my wife. We had...More

Thank McKee B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique Atmosphere We visited Alux during our stay in Playa del Carmen. My wife and I celebrated our anniversary at this nice restaurant. The experience is very unique. I visited caverns before, but never had the opportunity to have a nice dinner in one. The...More

Thank Hernan74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place, and unique setting, a restaurant inside of a cenote. Food was very very good and our server Christina was very knowledgeable with our wine choice and menu, she was top notch!

1  Thank mark2122
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As locals we have been to Alux many times over the years. In the past we only visited for a drink and to enjoy the setting of the cave because it is well known that their food wasn't great and was over priced. Against our...More

1  Thank Alan W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is beautiful and very unique! Prices were a little high. Everyone was very friendly! The food was delicious!

1  Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We organized our rehearsal dinner with around 45 people at Alux. My main contact was Eduardo Landell, and he was extremely helpful with all our requests. The event turned out even more beautiful than I thought. All my guest were amazed by how unique the...More

Thank Leyla G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here based on recommendations from a travel group I am a member of. I honestly have no idea what people were thinking recommending Alux. The cenote location is awesome, but the food was mediocre to poor. I ordered a special, deer that was...More

1  Thank Kayt B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The setting of this restaurant is so unique and awesome. Worth even coming just for a drink! The salad was really good as a shared starter and everything was so well presented. The seafood filo pastry dish was delicious, so filling! The dessert with mezcal...More

Thank Lucy D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are a mexican couple who just wanted a nice place to eat and some seafood. First thing we noticed, is the overprice of everything. The price of everything was just an abuse. We ordered first some octopus, which was horrible. Then ordered the seafood...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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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
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Jodie M
9 May 2017|
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Response from Alux R | 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Meals
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, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:00
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Juarez 217-2 | Lote 2 col. ejidal between 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 2401
  • E-mail
Description
PRE-HISPANIC, MEXICAN AND INTERNATIONAL CUISINE IN AN EXTRAORDINARY SETTING A hole created over ten thousand years ago soon to be discovered by you. Our Prehispanic, Mexican and International haute cuisine is served in any of our various vaults. You can also enjoy a wide selection of drinks and cocktails, including local Mayan specialties.
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