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La Crepacabana

Ave 10 between 8 & 10, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Dessert, Creperie
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Panama
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Good food, good price, nice people, find in the 10 avenida, france oqner waiting for you to serve great food!

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San Pedro, Belize
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This place is a hole in the wall kinda place but he makes good crepes for you Whatever he has like Nutella bananas strawberries et We liked ours it was delish Give them a try and see what you think He has very little seating there which is the downfall but he's good

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Richmond Hill, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Its the tiniest place on tenth ave. Those crepes hit the spot though. It was always packed with the kids from the hostel down the block. The owner is actually french and he was very nice and accommodating. spot is very cute and super clean. I recommend coming here for that craving.

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Nashville, TN
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87 reviews 87 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is the one of the first places we eat at when visiting Playa. David is a top level chef from Paris. His crepes are really good. He is friendly and will show you how crepes are prepared. Put this place on your bucket list as it is a must do when in Playa.

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Fresh delicious crepes prepared right in front of you! Beware--- once you have a bite you are in for a delight and will eat the entire crepe. We all had bananas and Nutella. Must try one if you walk by!!

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

This place has amazing crepes and smoothies. The owner is warm and welcoming and even gives great recommendations for local food spots. It is a great change of pace from the haggling that is 5th Ave. Should definitely stop by for breakfast or dessert, although the savory crepes make a great lunch.

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Scituate, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We visited two nights in a row. The first night we had one with sugar and cinnamon and one with bananas and Nutella. Both were delicious. The second night we shared one made with strawberries and cream which was also delicious. The owner, from France, was able to chat with us about his time in Playa del Carmen. Was definitely... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

"Just discovered this hidden treasure. There are so many small shops and restaurants around Playa Del Carmen that driving down here for years, we missed this one. It's not a restaurant but a little kiosk owned by this great guy from France. We had a delicious sugar, cinnamon and banana crepe after a day riding scooters around Cozumel. Watching him... More

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Arcanum, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I LOVE crepes and this is the place to get them... We had them twice in the week we were in Playa. They are large enough to share, but so tasty that you may not want to! They have all sorts of wonderful choices available for the fillings. (Highly recommend the caramel & milk combination.) Thank you for an enjoyable... More

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Rochester, New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We love real French crepes and seeing some great reviews here, my wife and I decided to try this for dinner. We were seriously disappointed, however, because of the lack of fresh ingredients and minimal menu choices. The pancakes were made well but all of the veggie fillings we ordered came right out of cans into the crepes and were... More

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