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Chef's Plate

Royal Hotel, Cancun, Mexico
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Ranked #177 of 596 Restaurants in Cancun
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Delicious and unusual menus every night. Concept was termed 'molecular' many tastes and textures we had not experienced in the past, in an intimate setting. Lovely meals always!
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  • English first
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English first
Top Contributor
147 reviews 147 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We went with a group of 6 and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The 7 courses and each was of a very high standard. We had heard some mixed comments about the restaurant however we found the food to be of a very high standard and good sizing. I would go back again.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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55 reviews 55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I am embarrassed to say I do not remember the name of the host but he was incredible. There were 7 couples from many countries and he spoke in each language Korean, Japanese, English, Spanish and I think Farsi. The food was a very good and the atmosphere very friendly go and enjoy!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

While staying at the Hyatt Zilara, all inclusive resort, (which by the way is wonderful), we had my fiance's birthday dinner there. The food and ambiance was amazing. We're going back every year and will absolutely have dinner at the "Chef's Plate". Highly recommend when you are in Cancun!

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Brantford, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Excellent meal and service. Waiter porfirio and chef galore + Alberto provided an excellent meal and enjoyable evening

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Batavia, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

I was very pumped for this experience based on reviews and don't get me wrong, it was good but not anything to write home about. The experience was fun and they were great about accommodating my husband's food allergy. Service was wonderful but I wasn't overly impressed with the food, althrough presentation was great too. The room was warm so... More 

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Saskatchewan, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

Was told to check out this restaurant while staying at the Royal Hotel in Playa del Carmen. Wow, it was excellent. They have a different menu each night, so be sure to check that out & see if the items are to your liking. That being said, we were there on a "tasting night" which meant we got a small... More 

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012 via mobile

We enjoyed an amazing lunch yesterday at the Chefs Plate. Dennis from the entertainment team invites a group of 12 each Friday and we were lucky enough to go :) Fresh nicoise salad to start, perfectly cooked salmon and a yummy strawberry crepe for dessert. The staff were great! Thank you to our hostess Stephanie, Pedro, Nava and Rigo our... More 

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Saint Peters, Missouri
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109 reviews 109 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2011

On our last visit to the Royal in Playa del Carmen, we thought we'd give their Chef's Plate a try. AWESOME! We went on a Monday (Mexican Night), and it was literally the best meal of our lives! You have your own table, and our waiter Rigo was AWESOME! The food was INCREDIBLE!

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Address: Royal Hotel, Cancun, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
Cuisine: American

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