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Oh Lala

Calle 14 bis between 10th & 15th Av. | # 147, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 127 4844
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $7 - $30
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Oh lala! has now a new location!!! It is now on Calle 14 bis between 10th & 15th Av. We are a smal restaurant with a total of 9 tables divided between an indoor and an outdoor seating. Our mission is to combine good quality food with a personalized service in a casual yet warm and friendly ambience. We receive 24 guests per evening, distributed in 3 seatings in order to provide you the service and quality we would like you to experience. Because of that, we only accept groups with a maximum of 6 people. Open From Monday to Saturday, from 06.30pm to 11.00pm, we will be more than glad to welcome you at our home, and will do all we can to have you enjoying your time at Oh Lala.Please note, reservations are highly recommended.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Oh lala! has now a new location!!! It is now on Calle 14 bis between 10th & 15th Av. We are a smal restaurant with a total of 9 tables divided between an indoor and an outdoor seating. Our mission is to combine good quality food with a personalized service in a casual yet warm and friendly ambience. We receive 24 guests per evening, distributed in 3 seatings in order to provide you the service and quality we would like you to experience. Because of that, we only accept groups with a maximum of 6 people. Open From Monday to Saturday, from 06.30pm to 11.00pm, we will be more than glad to welcome you at our home, and will do all we can to have you enjoying your time at Oh Lala.Please note, reservations are highly recommended.
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Vancouver, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We have been dining at Oh Lala for a few years now during our annual summer vacation to Playa del Carmen. Knowing how busy Oh Lala can be, we made sure to make reservations well in advance for three different evenings sprinkled throughout our stay. We were especially looking forward to seeing the new, location located just around the corner... More

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Villahermosa, Mexico
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The place is small, but dont let this fool you. The service is superb and the food is by far the best ive had in playa del carmen. I would come here every night if i could. 10/10 !!

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Weston, Connecticut
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This tiny restaurant was the best part of our trip. The service was incredible. Mikaela made my family - including 2 children- feel so welcome. George made the most delicious food. The atmosphere- amid crazy downtown Playa del Carmen -is located in a hidden side street. Safe and close to the main road -but quiet and beautiful. This is a... More

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Monterrey, Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This restaurant is very petite, so I would recommend to make reservations before. Its a very quiet place, so maybe I wouldnt go with friends or family, but to a romantic dinner.

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lovetotravel1
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Had dinner there last week and it was outstanding. Welcoming staff including the Owners. I have a food alergy that they were able to accommodate with ease. The Thai Currry was the right amount of spice and of food. There are many restaurants in NYC where I live and this place could make it there.

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Boston
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Recently had dinner at Oh Lala and enjoyed every bite. The owners are extraordinary and wonderful and visit every table during dinner. The food is excellent and Diego the waiter is very helpful. I had the Soy Tuna the first night and it was delicious. I came back again during the same week and had the lamb chops and they... More

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New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

The food and service are amazing!! George the chef owner is a true joy to talk to about the menu and the preparation of his dishes. His presentations and quality are unique. Service is impeccable led by George's wife who is also the extremely welcoming hostess. Well worth the price. We have dined at wonderful restaurants in Europe, the US... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

As it explains on the website the restaurant is small and reservation is an essential thing to have, so we had to book it a couple of days in advance. The service was spectacular and food simply divine! The place is quite expensive, but it doesn't feel like tourist trap, just a place to enjoy a tasty experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Relatively small place, you must make a reservation in advance to get a table. One must wait a bit, since it seems that everything is prepared on the moment. But the waiting is worth it. The food is spectacular! I wish I had tried one of the specials. We were celebrating our daughter birthday, so they organized a small cake... More

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Golden, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Great service and great food. I highly recommend the curry dishes. It is very tasty. I thought it was a little pricey but worth it.

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