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Ristorante Massimo

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Plaza Marina | edificio e local 4 a, Puerto Aventuras 77783, Mexico
+52 984 8735418
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12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 167
    Excellent
  • 77
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 4
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Handmade pastas and the best pizza in Puerto Aventuras

Massimo's consistently delivers incredible dining on the lovely marina. Handmade pastas, fresh Insalata Italiano and other salads, authentic Italian pizzas with the best crust in town. All served with professional and very gracious service. Nice wines also to accompany the delicious meals... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Elena_17P
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Massimo's consistently delivers incredible dining on the lovely marina. Handmade pastas, fresh Insalata Italiano and other salads, authentic Italian pizzas with the best crust in town. All served with professional and very gracious service. Nice wines also to accompany the delicious meals. Thank you Massimo.

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Thank Elena_17P
New York City, New York
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

*This was unexpectedly some of the finest Italian food we had in Puerto Aventuras. The past dishes were all exceptional for Mexico and the meal was reasonably priced, even with a couple bottles of wine on the tab. Desert was pretty decent too, but the pasta dishes really are the way to go, home made amatriciana was exceptional. Plus, unlike... More 

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Boston
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We feel that this one of the best restaurants in Puerto Aventuras. My wife and I have been here a couple of times already this trip. Excellent pasta, excellent service, reasonably priced. We had the bruschetta and caprese salad for appetizers and both were delicious. My ravioli with cream sauce and italian sausage was excellent as were the other entrees... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were on a family vacation and had dinner here toward the end. wow, wish we had discovered it sooner! Honestly, it was hands down the BEST service we experienced in Puerto Aventura, the entire week! The food was delish!!! The owner was at a table with his dog, delightful man!

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1 Thank Ashley R
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with friends for my 40th bday and had a fantastic meal and time. Fresh fish and great homemade pasta. We all had great food and great service! I'd definitely go back.

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Bristol, New Hampshire
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138 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

My fish was well flavored and tasted very fresh. The presentation was very nice. Overall this was a nice experience. Just down the dock the restaurant with the empty wine bottles hanging overhead was just as good but less expensive. I would go here again if the other place was full as they both had good food and good service.

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1 Thank spill_beans
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

We went with a group of 7 on a Monday night and we were sat immediately. Service was very good. Food was good too. And there are enough things happening around the restaurant to keep young kids entertained if need be. Like most places in Puerto Aventuras, it won't blow you away with its food but it's a great option... More 

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Versailles, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

The service here was quick and plentiful, unlike some of the other restaurants in the area. Shortly after our food was served it started pouring rain, but the waiters were very quick at moving all the tables under cover, and everyone resumed their dinner before the food even had time to get cold. There were a few moments of chaos... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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168 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

The location is nice and the servers work hard here to please. The food however is just average and the wine selection is very limited. The salad was a pile of cucumbers, a little limp iceberg and shredded carrots dressed with vinegar and oil that were certainly not Italian. We were told the pasta was homemade. If that is the... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

We come here every time we're in Puerto (approx. twice a year) and it is continuously amazing. The gnocchi is to die for, and so is everything else.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Plaza Marina | edificio e local 4 a, Puerto Aventuras 77783, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Aventuras
  • Phone Number: +52 984 8735418

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?