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Don Mario

AV. 10 Calle 8, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
044 984 8034582
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Ranked #174 of 737 restaurants in Playa del Carmen
Price range: $1 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: ON "DON MARIO" YOU HAVE VARIETY OF PASTAS, STEAKS, WOOD OWEN PIZZA, SEA FOOD AND MEXICAN FOOD, EVERYTHING PREPARED BY THE OWNER MARIO, THE CHEF
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  • Italian first
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English first
Tulum, Mexico
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

We were thrilled to find an Italian place that would masked us a pizza with pesto instead of tomato sauce and no cheese (food allergies)! And even more excited that we were able to add whatever toppings we wanted. We went to don Mario's three times in one week just for the pizza. However, on the third visit the waiter... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

It was recommended by a local. My friend had raviolis, I had grilled shrimp. The shrimp and vegegtables were so soaked in butter I could not eat the meal. The Italian dish was very good. The service was OK, not great. If I ever go there again I will order an Italian dish. It was probably my fault ordering the... More

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Houston, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

As I have stated previously I stay away from the restaurants on 5th Avenue as I have had some previous bad experiences there. Now Don Mario is a couple of blocks away from 5th. The family and friends took off on a Booze Cruise to Cancun so I agreed to take care of my Grand Kids. So I invited them... More

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Springfield, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This place was great had such a great time and the seating and views were great. They had some of the best pizza I have ever had and I have had quite a bit of pizza and the wine list was very good. Very relaxed and just a great place to have a nice dinner and chill out.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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91 reviews 91 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Tried to go to La familia on Monday but were closed, had eaten at Don Mario's previously and thought it was good but not so much this time. The pizza Margurita was just cheese pizza with a couple sprigs on basil on top and the mushroom gnocchi tasted like gnocchi with mushroom soup on top. Just an average meal in... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I would absolutely recommend this restaurant to others. Food was delicious n great location. The price is average compared to other closeby restaurants. However, food was taking too long to be served.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Enjoyed it so much yesterday - we came back today for lunch. Bruschetta are lovely and pizza is delicious. Good value and great service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Came across this place traveling off 5th ave, amazing pizza ( about 14" could feed 2 ppl) lots of choices, my husband ordered the fonze which had French fries on top!! They were crunchy too!! I ordered the margahrita pizza and loved it! Also had bruschetta served with oil and balsamic vinegar- too die for! So delicious!!!! They have a... More

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Braga, Portugal
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Good and quick service, great quality, 100% recommended for you in Playa del Carmen if you want to eat something tasty .

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Low quality food, small portions and inattentive service. There is so much fresh, delicious, affordable food that is well prepared in Playa del Carmen...save yourself some time and frustration.

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