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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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English first
Rochester, New York
Senior Contributor
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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Hampton, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We found the place while walking on the 10th street in Playa Del Carmen. Great little stand and great smoothies!

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Calgary, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Were grime canada and we get thick and doughy crepes most of the time. These crepes are how they should be !! Thin, delicate, and super tasty. Only problem was that the one big crepe my son and I were sharing became the one all three of us shared as my daughter took one bit and couldn't stop herself. Nutella... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Relatively inconspicuous place in Av 10 at Playa del Carmen, but one of the "MUST VISIT" if you like crepes. Doesnt mather if you prefer sweet or salted - all are great! Take one of the posible various fresh juices with it and you will be in heaven! My fauvorite crepes there? With nutela and strawbery or banana.. Yammiiii! In... More

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Portland, Oregon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Cute little food stand where the native french owner makes everything with fresh ingredients! Very delicious and good sized crepe for a great price. The owner was so friendly and fun to talk to as well. He is from France but could speak like a Mexican local- so impressive.

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Get the banana and nutella crepe. It is the best one. Get any of the smoothies with yogurt in them. He has a special smoothie that is his favorite; ask him about it. It is really good.

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Colorado Springs, CO
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

We stopped by this afternoon for a quick snack before dinner tonight. Great Crepe. Thin and delicious. We got the Nutella and Banana. Yummy---It's off the beaten path on 10th. Would recommend anyone to try.

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Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

It's a small place, basically a hole in the wall, but of course those always have the best food. I really recommend this place to everyone whos in PDC and taste the smoothies as well. They offer big selection of sweet and salty crepes, nice size for good prices. It's " A must "......

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013 via mobile

I went here at about 3 am to get an after partying snack. Something to absorb my libations... I got a simple Nutella and banana crepe. It was soooo good. I slept well :)

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

The family and I loved this place. We went twice so that we could get our fill of neutella. You should be aware that they aren't open on Monday and Tuesday. On the weekend they are open all night. This is a great place to hit after dinner so make sure you save some room. We got neutella and banana... More

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