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Sen Lin Restaurant

Carretera Cancun Tulum Km. 62, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 877 4400
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Carretera Cancun Tulum Km. 62, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

This restaurant is in the Zen Grand section of the Grand Velas resort. The restaurant and bar are absolutely beautiful! The attention to detail with service and food presentation are amazing. If you eat here, make sure to arrive at least 30 minutes in advance...More

Thank MPRH11
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Sen Lin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Your comments about your experience at our Sen Lin restaurant are absolutely fantastic and your recommendation is the only reward we require to motivate us to continue striving to offer the best of the best culinary experience. We surely hope to be given the opportunity...More

Reviewed October 17, 2017

Always love this restaurant, favourite starter is Soft Shell Crab & the Chicken Pad Thai is up there , our daughters favourite is the Duck .

ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Sen Lin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

We are very happy that you found our Asian selection to your liking. Especially, knowing you’re your daughter’s favorite is the duck. We certainly hope to have you with us again soon. Thank you. MARIO LÓPEZ EXECUTIVE CHEF GRAND VELAS RIVIERA MAYA

Reviewed October 9, 2017

Food was excellent, soft shell crab and tuna tartar the best, met head chef and he was incredible...More

Thank brobinson0104
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Sen Lin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share with the world your marvelous dining experience in Sen Lin, our Asian restaurant, where you enjoyed the best “soft shell crab and tuna tartar”, two exquisite dishes that are a success from our menu. On behalf the...More

Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is the best restaurant in the Grand Velas resort by far. The atmosphere is "zen" and beautiful and the food is absolutely delicious. This is our second time visiting the resort, our first was in January of 2017, and this restaurant was our...More

Thank chacharn
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Sen Lin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2017

It is always an honor to satisfy and pamper loyal guests such as your family. Thank you very much for sharing with us your kind comments and delicious photos of your very recent visit to our Asian restaurant Sen Lin, one of the eight options...More

Reviewed August 8, 2017

If you find yourself staying at the spectacular Grand Velas hotel in the Riviera Maya, let me suggest you dine at Sen Lin. This restaurant stands above the crowd in a location where the food is as exceptional as the service. With that said I...More

Thank MGGambello
ExecAccount, FOOD & BEVERAGE DIRECTOR at Sen Lin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2017

Thank you, Mr. Gambello, for sharing with us your excellent comments on our Asian restaurant, Sen Lin, one of the eight options that comprise our culinary tour. As you mentioned, at Grand Velas we strive to provide our valued guests with the best quality food...More

Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

Exceptional and unique Asian fusion. Diverse creations with bright threads of authenticity throughout every dish. Even the deserts, often a weakness of the finest Asian inspired establishments, were outstanding.More

Thank Bimmy-John
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Sen Lin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2017

Thank you very much, John, for your excellent comments, which reflect your satisfaction with our “exceptional and unique” Sen Lin restaurant, where you enjoyed our Asian fusion creations. We hope to have the honor to serve you again on your next visit to this slice...More

Reviewed July 5, 2017

great choice buffet. far from room but with shuttle its ok . what ever you want to eat they will do it for youMore

Thank Patrick t
ExecAccount, CHEF EJECUTIVO at Sen Lin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Mr. Patrick, thank you for sharing with us your great experience in our Sen Lin Restaurant. We feel proud to know that you enjoyed whatever you wanted to eat in our great choice buffet. We look forward to serving you again and providing you another...More

Reviewed June 29, 2017

Compared to our other meals the food was heavy. It was very good, but compared to the other restaurants on site not as good. The friend rice was the favorite that night. Excellent ice cream; the coconut ice cream was to die for.

Thank NewJerseylovedGreece
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Terrific food with an amazing presentation. Each dish was picture perfect and delicious. Servers were attentive and fulfilled every request.

Thank lynnetravels2017
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Loved the Peking Duck, but make sure to order two servings they're small. This was one of my favorite atmosphere's and the kids loved it, but again this is a fine dining restaurant.

Thank Dbran222
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Cancun Tulum Km. 62, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 877 4400
Located in the Grand Velas Riviera Maya convention center, Sen Lin Restaurant & Bar is one of the top Asian restaurants in the Playa del Carmen area. Sen Lin is open daily from 6pm to 11pm. Reservations are required. Indoor, air-conditioned seating is available. This Riviera Maya restaurant is very family friendly.
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