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Calle 30 and Avenue 5, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 30
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  • 12
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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This place was recommended by a local, I wasn't sure at first, to have a steak from an Argentinian restaurant whilst in Mexico? But I thought to give it a try. I am very glad I did, the name definitely suits the place, the food was great and the service was excellent, the wine was lovely too and it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
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London
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  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

They sat us (3people) on a narrow space where all the waiters have to go through and there was only "meson place" for 2 people instead of 3, and we were next to the fan that was blowing everything away, which wasn't a great start, we changed our own seats, to better area. We waited for a waiter to take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We've been eating here for many, many years and it's always consistently good. The steaks are among the best in Playa (but don't come here looking for an American Cowboy Cut, these all average 300g) and my wife has quickly become a fan of the Seafood Pasta added to the menu in recent years. Pizzas are pretty solid is there... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This place was recommended by a local, I wasn't sure at first, to have a steak from an Argentinian restaurant whilst in Mexico? But I thought to give it a try. I am very glad I did, the name definitely suits the place, the food was great and the service was excellent, the wine was lovely too and it was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I came few times to eat, the food always was great, specially the meat!!! Only one thing missing for me to give it a 5* and that's the ambient, it should be more live and the music a bit louder.

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Regina, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We came here and ordered some pizza we ordered the 1/4 thinking it was maybe 2 pieces of pizza but when we got it, it was more like a medium pizza which was more for like 2 people. It was very delicous pizza and they make really good Sangrias too. Would definately eat there again when we travel back next... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

we invited a friend for dinner who lives in the area and he suggested El 10. i read some reviews and asked if he was sure this was a good choice. he insisted we would not be disappointed and he was right. the prices were very reasonable. we had four people who all had great meals (my wife and i... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Service is terrible! Incredibly slow. 25 minutes just to get drinks, then a whole hour to get the food. I don't know why people are lining up here, the food was not out of the ordinary. It took so long to get the bill in the end, I had lots of time to write this glowing review. Overall, bad experience,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Food was ok not great! Pizza was tasteless, salad was expensive and small, raviolis tasteless! Service was neither good neither bad

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Juneau, Alaska, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I had one of the single best steaks I've ever had at this place. They are an argentinean restaurant right on 5th. Might be a bit pricey for mexican standards but for international rates it's not bad at all. Their grilled vegetables salad is also really good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Our group of four was strolling Fith Ave last Monday evening and decided to drop in El 10 Restaurant for dinner. Having been there in past years we knew it would be a nice meal. Nothing too fancy but good. The restaurant has a sister restaurant next door that is a sea food place so you can order off either... More 

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Additional Information about El 10

Address: Calle 30 and Avenue 5, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Pizza, Barbecue, Argentinean

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle 30 and Avenue 5, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Pizza, Barbecue, Argentinean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Families with children

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