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Saffron

Carretera Federal Chetumal- Puerto Juarez Km 298 | Banyan Tree Mayakoba, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 0374
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (30 reviews)
“red curry” (3 reviews)
“curries” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Carretera Federal Chetumal- Puerto Juarez Km 298 | Banyan Tree Mayakoba, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As we sit here sweating inside in the "air conditioning" the hostess recommended, we still don't have our entrees. Amuse Bouche was average. Appetizer sampler recommended by server had Ice cold chicken satay. Server was great and returned the Ice cold chicken for hot chicken....More

Thank Heather T
Reviewed yesterday

Being vegetarian is not always easy as it seems that on holiday especially people like to load up on the meat and fish. Out of all the restaurants at Banyan Tree this offered the best vegetarian menu plus the setting on the jetty in the...More

Thank Fabian P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Such a beautiful dining experience the food and service were fantastic! Recommend arriving before sunset and dining inside.

Thank aeslekelsea
Reviewed 4 days ago

Expensive but worth the treat. Loved sitting outside under the stars listening to the birds. Excellent Asian Cuisine and first rate service.

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We treated ourselves to an extraordinary meal. Chicken Thai with curry sauce, what can I say everything was amazing. Enjoyed the AC and the Wine,

1  Thank Eddie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Liked it a lot. Service was very nice. Interesting menu. A couple of the dishes could have stood a bit more heat, but much of it was as good as many of the places we tried in a previous trip to Thailand. Fits well in...More

1  Thank voyagerDC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really don't mind spending money for good meals that are something unique we couldn't get elsewhere. Maybe we are just spoiled with good Thai food back home in San Diego, but the prices here are just absurd. You feel taken advantage of!! $45 US...More

Thank CurtSCA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The price tag almost scared us off, but we are so glad we came here. Best pad thai my wife and I have ever tried. Chef Amy works wonders with her sauces. Highly recommend doing a cooking class with her. She is so cool and...More

1  Thank Ben E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible food, service and ambiance. An outstanding experience overall and some of the best Thai food we've ever eaten.

Thank Erin S
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Love their outdoor seating pier. Such a beautiful moonlit night, with a glass of wine and delicious Thai food, what more could I want. My husband loved his Tom ka gai soup, and we were able to share the green curry, excellent! Great mix of...More

Thank Carina M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
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Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Federal Chetumal- Puerto Juarez Km 298 | Banyan Tree Mayakoba, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 0374
Description
Banyan Tree's signature restaurant, serves authentic Thai cuisine. Sitting on a wooden deck overlooking the tropical mangroves.
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