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Karen's Restaurant

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Karen's Seafood Steakhouse and pizza is one of the very first restaurants to open in the famous 5th. Avenue in Playa del Carmen, México. Since 1992 our mouthwatering food and live latin music in a truly mexican atmosphere makes us the right choice to enjoy with friends.
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $44
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Mexican
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent mid afternoon (break from shopping) having lunch, beer and watching Futbol. Great mixed seafood ceviche and cold Tecates. Friendly servers/ staff.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Dewayne S
KarenPizza, Gerente at Karen's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a comment, we are glad to know that you enjoyed your visit, don´t forget that we have all de futboll matches, come back soon :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in while shopping and they are so friendly. Greatest calamari and superb nachos that I've had in a long time!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 730quentinp
KarenPizza, Gerente at Karen's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a comment, we are glad to know that you enjoyed your visit... Come back soon! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went back to Karen's again this year, and we weren't disappointed. The guacamole and chips seemed almost bottomless, it was a huge amount. We enjoyed the chicken tacos, and chicken enchiladas. Always good Mayan food with plenty of choices. And the show put on...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank TJA7575
KarenPizza, Gerente at Karen's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a comment, we are glad to know that you enjoyed your food and the show, we hope you can visit us soon!!

Reviewed April 19, 2019

Swing bar( actual swings), live music, great margaritas and ice cold beer! Great place to people watch!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Timetofixthehotel
KarenPizza, Gerente at Karen's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a comment, we are glad to know that you enjoyed the swing bar, we hope you can visit us soon :)

Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

Super good time and atmosphere..food is good too! Live music and be ready to interact with the staff! It’s a great place to go in down town Playa Del Carmen.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Eagleimercedes
KarenPizza, Gerente at Karen's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Thank you for leaving us your comment, we are glad to know that you enjoyed our food and live music, we hope you can visit us soon.

Reviewed March 15, 2019

The food is ok but not the wow we were looking for. It's very noisy when you dine in the resto compared to the outside eating area. A man will want to take your picture to try to sell you a bottle of TOOKIlLYA with...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank patw196
KarenPizza, Gerente at Karen's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2019

Thank you very much for taking the time to write us and have enjoyed our food. We greatly regret what you tell us about the noise, rest assured that we will take action on the matter to improve these situations. We hope you give us...More

Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

Great place overall. Love the drinks the food, the people, I go there with my wife and it is great spot to relax and have a drink on a hot day.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank CodyPo1996
KarenPizza, Gerente at Karen's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2019

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a comment, we are very happy to know that you enjoyed our dishes and drinks with the atmosphere of Karen's. We hope you can visit us again.

Reviewed March 5, 2019

Had a quick lunch here while waiting for our ferry. Beer was cold and food was served hot. It wasn't the best food I have ever had but it wasn't the worst either. Just typical food. Prices were fair and service was ok. They have...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ken C
KarenPizza, Gerente at Karen's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2019

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a comment, we are glad to know that you enjoyed Karen's, we hope you can visit us soon for a new experience.

Reviewed March 4, 2019

We had so much fun here - from the wonderful band that played for us to the entertainment during dinner along side of us. We laughed many times and had a great evening and dinner. Everyone ordered something different and were happy there. It is...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank KimRinger111
KarenPizza, Gerente at Karen's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2019

Thank you very much for leaving us your comment, we are glad to know that you enjoyed the live band and entertainment of our charro animator, we hope you can visit us again so you can enjoy Karen's.

Reviewed March 3, 2019

Visited 3 times during our vacation. Main draw was the young rock band. Draw back they didn’t start till 10:30pm. Had the diablo jumbo shrimp. Overall great entertaining place for late night dinner and some old rock and roll

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Q9582ERrobertb
KarenPizza, Gerente at Karen's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2019

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us a comment, we are pleased to know that you enjoyed our food and the rock band live, we hope you can visit Karen's again.

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