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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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San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

We went here to celebrate our daughter's birthday. We ordered different things from the menu and all of them were cooked to perfection, from the tuna appeteizer to the fillet mignon every bite we took was delicious. Great wine list and super friendly people. Next time we go to playa we'll know were to go again.

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

Fantastic service, good quality food. Probably best for couples rather than families. Small number of dishes that are well perfected, sort of I between fine dining and comfort food

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Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

I went for it based on the outstanding trip advisor reviews. I ordered the lobster special which was recommended by the very sweet waiter. It was overcooked and had zero seasoning. It tasted like lobster boiled in milk. I rarely send food back - but I just couldn't eat it. They were very apologetic and gave us two cheesecakes to... More

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playabeachbum
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44 reviews 44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

The small comfortable restaurant is decorated very nice and the atmosphere is perfect- calm amd serine. The service is 5 stars and the food is beyond that in my opionion. The chef and staff call me Mr. Prieto, even after I said call me Tony! They are wonderful and you walk in and out feeling great!

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Monterrey, Mexico
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Oh lala is a small lovely place, the food, service and atention to detail is incredible. We made reservations in advanced and we are glad we did, this is a must go restaurant when going to Playa del Carmen. Thank you for a wonderfull dinner, we will be back.

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Auburn, Australia
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

This was one of the best meals I had during my 3 weeks in Mexico, and I had some incredible meals, including a culinary cooking course! It's small, so book ahead if you can, and not overly fancy or pretentious, but the service and the food is exceptional. Fantastic value for money.

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Really a perfect dinning experience for my family & me. Four orders of the Butter Tuna & everyone loved it. Two orders of the fillet & both said it was the best steak they ever had. From the gracious owners to the perfectly clean kitchen, to the outstanding food.. this was a 10 across the board. We have not been... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

First of all make a reservation if you intend on going here as it books out quickly. The restaurant is what you want if you are looking for something fancier than the other areas of Playa. The menu is slightly strange with several starters consisting of salad and curry mixed into an otherwise classy mains section but the food is... More

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cheshire
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Fab meal and service ,a two and three course meal plus a bottle of nice wine and coffee $1400 pesto. Can not recommend highly enough, try you will want to go back .

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

Better than Burger King. I had to say that so Mikaela would know who is writing this review. This was our second visit to the restaurant. As with the first, the meal was outstanding. Great service. Mikaela is an outstanding person with a great personality. George came to our table and explained the menu and any specials. I had the... More

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