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La Crepacabana

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Ave 10 between 8 & 10, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Without a doubt, the best place to get a cool type of dessert. Great service, tasty options and cool vibe. I highly recommend to anyone. 10av between calle 8 and 10. Across from blockbuster

Thank Morris2003
Bolzano, Italy
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188 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

Finally i managed to pass by while they are open (in the morning never). They close at 1am . The crepe was Good. The table could have been a bit cleaner but everything else fine

1 Thank chriskowa
Forde, Norway
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015

The place has good location and well styled atmosphere. The freshly squeezed juices are excellent, we have tasted almost all. The crepes are big enough for 2 after a good dinner.

Thank Aniko B
Kansas City, Missouri
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2015

This tiny crepe place is about a block off the shopping avenue. We went in the afternoon, so it was quiet, but it might get busy later in the day. Delicious, big crepes. We had one with caramel and manchego (spelling?) cheese, another with the cheese, blackberry jam, and granola. Both were fantastic, though I'll admit we really only needed... More 

Thank rhyndon
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2015

We have been in Playa many times but just discovered La Crepacabana this trip. David makes the best crepes with Nutella and fresh fruit. So delicious after a meal. Take a break from busy 5th ave and discover 10th. Better prices, less crowds.

Thank Bvillen
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015

David makes great food!!!! if it is a morning fruit juice, asweet crepe, a salty crepe.........really everything is delicious and perfect. Every time I am in playa, I end up going to la crepacabana quite a few times and it never disappoints. Saludos David!!!!

Thank Manuel M
Regina, Canada
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152 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2015

This is another hole-in-the-wall type of joint on 10 Avenida that just serves crepes and nothing else. We had a hankering for something sweet while walking around town after supper, and remembered the reviews on TripAdvisor. This is a one-man operation with a single cooking station and a one-page menu. Nutella is prominently featured, but there are plenty of options... More 

1 Thank SmartyBoy
Fort McMurray, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2015

Imagine you're relaxing on the beach...on a sunny day ... with a lot of kool people around..sun in your face...the occasional cool ocean breeze against your skin, and the continuous subtle scent of ocean. You think you are fully relaxed??? Well that is what I thought until I came across La Crepacabana that is because they make the best crepes... More 

Thank Shaheen Z
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2015 via mobile

I came to this place every evening. I am a critic and this place amazed me. My Belarusian friend agrees with me, and she had authentic creeps, I'm talking best of the best , and even she is amazed. The classics are amazing, but the blueberry with creme cheese crepe is phenomenal.

Thank eyal k
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015

Beetween the beach and the zocalo, we discovered this "crêperie" when searching a coffee after lunch. We were welcomed by a very kind franco-mexican couple, but the most important is their delicious crêpes. And we had true coffee, not a nescafé as frequently in Yucatan (what a pity for a coffee producing country)!

Thank AlexisChLux

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave 10 between 8 & 10, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?