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Av. 5ta Mza. 152. LT2, Local 1, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Ranked #168 of 760 Restaurants in Playa del Carmen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Playa Del Carmen, México
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

Fui a festejar mi cumpleaños y todo estuvo excelente! Nos atendió un chico muy amable y siempre sonriendo, la comida como siempre riquísima. Definitivamente uno de mis lugares favoritos en Playa. I went there to celebrate my birthday and everything wast great! The guy who attended us was very nice and always smiling. Excellent service and excellent food as always.... More 

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Kansas City
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We stumbled on to this place on accident. After looking at the menu we decided to give it a try. This place in not $$$$ as listed on TA, the prices are very reasonable even inexpensive. The atmosphere was cool, service was very good, low cost and good food. My only complaint was that my carborna had too much sauce... More 

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Michigander
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71 reviews 71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Great value and authentic Italian pizza and other choices. The prices are fairly reasonable and the service is very good. Thin crusts on the pizza and excellent lasagna. Nice setting off 5th Ave on 38th Street. There are Piola's all over Mexico and now in Miami Beach so they must be doing something right. Worth a look and taste.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Pizzas were great, authentic wood oven makes such a difference. But the basil martini was uber fantastic. Pasta menu looked exciting too.

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11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Have awesome pizzas cooked in a wood fired oven. Make sure you put a little of the red pepper/olive oil mix on top. Also grab a pizza to take down to beach and just chill. Very good food.

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40 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This is the best italian restaurant I have been to thats great value for money in Playa. The setting is really trendy and I love the selection of cocktails. The pastas are really nice and also the pizza are so thin and crispy. all the ingredients seem freshs and it is well presented! love coming to this place

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Fort Worth, Texas
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10 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Very extensive menu, and excellent food. Pizza was as good any I've ever had. The thin crust was outstanding.

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seattle
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209 reviews 209 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

just off 5th Street and 38 this restaurant was recommended by locals. It is small, in an open setting, with a casual atmosphere. Here we had the best fresh tuna main dish we have ever had anywhere in the world.

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7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Really don't understand why this place is popular. Food is not uneatable, but just not good. Have winded up in this placeson too many occasions and left dissapointed each time. Service is fine, place looks good and has nice vibe but the food is just ehhhh. Playa has really amazing Italian food. This place is not one of them. Try... More 

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Pacifica, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Went with a friend who raved about this place & the Basil Martinis. Totally a fun and delicious experience! In addition to the very yummy, unique and eye-catching Basil Martinis, the food was top-notch. We ordered the Penne with the Arribbiata sauce and the meat Lasagna - both were excellent.

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Additional Information about Piola

Address: Av. 5ta Mza. 152. LT2, Local 1, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Italian

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