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Byblos

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Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 1790
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3:00 pm - 11:30 am
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Fort Knox, Kentucky
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food was outstanding! Fresh, Homemade,Delicious! If in Playa, you have to try this place. I cannot think of anything negative about the meal or service.

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San Antonio
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend it! We had French onion soup, Brie cheese appetizer, spinach salad, duck ravioli and chicken cordon blue.

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Thank zarma1
Lords Valley
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133 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there Friday night for dinner with my wife, daughter and son in law. We had 3 appetizers-tuna carpaccio with sesame, 3 kinds of pate, and a salmon mixture of raw and smoked salmon. All were delicious. My wife had escargot, my daughter had ravioli stuffed with duck, my son in law had seafood risotto and I had chicken cordon... More 

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Oil City, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had dinner here on a Friday evening. The atmosphere is lovely as you can dine inside or out. We chose the air conditioning. The duck was incredible. One of the best duck dishes that I have had. The service was attentive and the food was very nice. Excellent choice for fine dining in Playa. Thanks for... More 

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Thank LaurieTravels62
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

We visit Playa every year and always head to Byblos. The food is well prepared and tasty. Don't miss the duck, it is amazing. The owners always make sure you are taken care of while you enjoy a leisurely meal. Byblos is a must visit if you want fabulous food in Playa.

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Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

Fondly remembering Byblos from a diner there in Dec. '15, my husband I returned exactly a year later and had a truly glorious experience. I began with a cream of tomato soup that was exceptional, and so hugely superior to any I've had elsewhere (such a relief from the thick mess that usually passes for this soup in America!!). My... More 

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Weirton, West Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

We visit Playa Del Carmen several times a year as we have a condo here. Byblos has been one of our favorite restaurants in Playa for 10 years at least. Though the restaurant location changed 3 years ago, the food and ambience are still top notch. The menu is so varied that we usually eat there twice during each visit.... More 

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Thank Cdanel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

We had the most delicious food and wine, excellent friendly service, tiny quaint place, beautiful evening. We're going back tomorrow to try new dishes. Our tenth year in Playa, and so glad to have discovered this place. An excellent buy!

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Thank Ann D
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten in Playa for 8 years when we visit Playa ( live in Mexico) This was by far the best meal we have ever had in Playa we plan to come back many times

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byblosrivieramaya, Propietario at Byblos, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments. It was great knowing you. I am so happy you enjoyed it. Hoping to see you soon again. Best regards Sylvie Goetz More 

Avon, Colorado
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

This was our second visit at Byblos, and it only confirmed our initial opinion. Surprisingly large menu, without compromising the quality. Very pleasant owners and the rest of the crew. Prices a little higher than the surrounding Mexican joints, but worth every penny!

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byblosrivieramaya, Propietario at Byblos, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice comment. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards Sylvie Goetz More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $60
Cuisine
Seafood, French, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
3:00 pm - 11:30 am
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 11:30 am
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 11:30 am
Thursday
3:00 pm - 11:30 am
Friday
3:00 pm - 11:30 am
Saturday
3:00 pm - 11:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 1790
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?