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Playa Azul

104 Haller St, Kenai, AK 99611-7433
+1 907-283-2010
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mango salad” (6 reviews)
“fajitas” (2 reviews)
“salsa bar is” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
104 Haller St, Kenai, AK 99611-7433
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

Passing by and hungry, so stopped at Playa Azul. Don't be put off by the outward appearance - everything inside is fantastic. Excellent menu choices (including plenty of vegetarian options), very friendly, genuine and helpful service, clean restrooms, open kitchen. Staff took pride in their...More

Thank RocketRog
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Playa Azul is located in a building on the outskirts of downtown Kenai. From the outside the general area is not dirty, but overall it just looks “ho-hum.” Don’t be fooled by that! Once inside Playa Azul, you are instantly welcomed with the spicy and...More

Thank 449robinb
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We frequent this restaurant often. The food is delicious. The wait staff are friendly and helpful. The food comes quickly and then there's the salsa bar. Free sour cream and various flavors of salsa. Highly recommend.

Thank Fiskenator
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We visit Playa Azul monthly. The atmosphere is friendly. The food is consistently fantastic. You order and pay with a view of the kitchen. The chef always greets us with “hola mi amigos.” You get your own salsa and drinks which we love. You can...More

Thank lots2learn
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

I've probably driven by Playa Azul dozens of times on my way to Nikiska for work and never noticed it until today. It's at the end of a small strip mall just past the last light headed north out of Kenai. For some reason I...More

Thank BrookHaines
Reviewed July 5, 2018

We stopped in Kenai for lunch while traveling the peninsula on our week-long vacation. We love good Mexican food and decided to check this place out due to the great rating on Trip Advisor. The food and service were outstanding. It was easily my favorite...More

Thank Exploresaur
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

We have our friends get together here! Food is wonderful, service is good, salsa bar is great, and if you drink alcohol, they have a drink station. Easy atmosphere!

Thank Toni P
Reviewed October 28, 2017

After a long day of salmon fishing, we hit this place by recommendation of several locals in Kenai. We were not disappointed ,a good little mexican food place in Alaska, who knew ? Us being from Calif. we know mexican food, and it was very...More

Reviewed October 14, 2017

Had lunch today at PlayaAzul and we were very impressed. The ambience was authentic and loved having a salsa bar. We had Chicken Chipolte and Chicken Sopa. The service was fast, the food delicious and piping hot. Can't wait to go back and try something...More

Thank B9665OLlindas
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Yum! Always delicious, friendly, welcoming. The garlic shrimp is a great choice on days when skipping cheese. Each customer is greeted at their table with warm crisp chips and invited to help themselves to the awesome salsa bar.

Thank OnTheWay772
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Haller St, Kenai, AK 99611-7433
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Kenai
  • Phone Number: +1 907-283-2010
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