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All 748 Playa del Carmen Restaurants

Mandarina's Cafe

5th Avenue and 14th, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 984 803 1249
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Ranked #574 of 748 Restaurants in Playa del Carmen
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Hatfield, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Nice atmosphere. Mussels were tasteless and not very good. Be careful and check your bill. Waiter wrote Gracias over tip trying to hide the tip. Good thing we checked the bill or he would have had a double tip.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My wife and I ate here on the 8th of November, we were given a table by the indoor waterfall which we found to be a nice touch. The restaurant is beautifully decorated and quite unique and found the service to be perfect. If we had read the reviews on here first then we probably would have given the place... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

We probably should have left after the American folks next to us told us that it was terrible but we decided to give it a go... The pizza was terrible - we tried to cancel it but they didn't let us because it was "already in the oven", yeah right. When it came I took one bite to not be... More

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Ninilchik
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

One of the few times we didn't check Tripadvisor before choosing where to eat--big mistake!!! I was seduced by the pretty table tops and chandeliers. Food was not good and way over-priced.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We stopped in here while walking 5th Ave. to have a margarita and it turned out to be the best margarita we've had in town! Danny, the bartender, really knows how to make a great cocktail! We returned every day for his drinks to include martinis, mudslides, and wine. We had dinner there on our last night and the food... More

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Kenai, Alaska
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We were wandering 5th Avenue in Playa Del Carmen with friends, having just arrived a few hours before, when we spotted this enchanting restaurant with pleasant piano music so we thought why not, let's give it a try. Little did we know we had strayed off the advice-from-Trip-Advisor path but never again! Doesn't hurt to be a little adventurous from... More

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Streetsboro, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We ate there looking for some good Italian/Mexican food. The location is a great location on 5th Ave in Playa and has piano music playing which helped draw us is. When we first sat down the table was rather uncomfortable with the top of the table almost feeling greasy and the chairs were too big to comfortable slide up to... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

It was the Worst steak i have ever eaten..i did not enjoy my dinner and the price is so high!!! It doesnt worth a penny trust me The service was Bad !! I asked to change my dish and they didnt agree to do that. DO NOT EAT HERE !!!

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England, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Me and my partner ate at this restaurant when we went into playa del carmen. I would definitely recommend it. The food we got was delicious, well presented and was a good variety of choice. It was clean and beautifully decorated with lovely lighting and candle lit tables.The atmosphere was nice as a man played songs on the grand piano.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I absolutely love visiting Playa Del Carmen because of its amazing restaurants, shops and the beach. Last time I visited I went to Mandarina's cafe on 5th and I had a great experience. The atmosphere was great, there was live music and our server Sergio was amazing. He was very helpful at recommending to my table about wines and food.... More

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Additional Information about Mandarina's Cafe

Address: 5th Avenue and 14th, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 984 803 1249
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
Cuisine: Italian

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