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Ah Cacao Chocolate Cafe

5th Avenue | Between 38th and 40th streets, Via 38 Condominium, Playa del Carmen 77720, Mexico
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brownie” (330 reviews)
“ice cream” (102 reviews)
“iced mocha” (24 reviews)
Open Now
7:15 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5th Avenue | Between 38th and 40th streets, Via 38 Condominium, Playa del Carmen 77720, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is to them what our coffee houses are to us. Stop inside. Get the cake. Take home the shampoo and body oil, too! You won’t regret these great little souvenirs.

Thank Rayswifeashley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best coffee and chocolate of Playa del Carmen! We had a cappuccino, brownie, and chocolate Maya. We also bought gifts to bring home, but it is hard not to eat it all ;) Love it! If you are in Plata del Carmen you should definately...More

Thank Annalotte Z
Reviewed September 15, 2018

This place has the best vanilla, but it is overpriced. You will love the chocolate and drinks, but again too expensive, once you add Canadian exchange of 1.35.

Thank MeowMeow5
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

One of the best coffee shops in playa, their chocolate is excellent so anything you get with chocolate will be delicious, they also use local coffee which is yummy.

Thank Katia Z
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Every one of their locations is great. Americano and Mochas are delicious along with all of the desserts. We sit outside and enjoy people watching here in the mornings. So fun and enjoyable

Thank lmhilliard
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We went with a friend to have a post Bday dessert. It was really nice the drinks and dessert were delicious 😋 and the staff was really great they sang “las mañanitas” to my friend and we had a really nice time. Good prices, great...More

Thank VIctor_Playa
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Loved the mocha coffee. was really good. i heard a lot about the place and deicded to visit. casual place.

Thank Anonymoustravel2013
Reviewed August 16, 2018

I love going to Ah Cacao when in Playa del Carmen! The staff is so nice at the one located on Constituyentes! Highly recommend!

Thank melaniebourassa
Reviewed August 15, 2018

This cafe is wonderful. The ice cream and coffee drinks are so yummy. We even picked up some great gifts - Mexican drinking chocolate, chocolate face mask, and a cute chocolate shampoo, lotion, and soap set.

Thank Jordanna_Christensen
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

In this coffe place you can make breakfast all days every time you desire. Cakes, coffee, milk , all you want. They have no gluten free too. I love it.

Thank rosalia c
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Questions & Answers
November 5, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Ah_Cacao | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, in Ah Cacao you can buy whole vanilla beans, natural vanilla extract, and fine flavor cocoa powder in bags of different sizes. Enjoy your visit!
October 22, 2015|
Response from Ah_Cacao | Property representative |
The product is recommended for the body only but most people should be able to use on the face as well without any adverse effects. We recommend trying applying a small amount to test the product on your face's skin and only... More
February 5, 2015|
Response from Ah_Cacao | Property representative |
We've got you covered! Just send us a message at through the Ah Cacao website (TripAdvisor won't let us place the link here) and we will organize a super-rush FedEx shipment to your home!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $20
Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:15 AM - 11:30 PM
7:15 AM - 11:30 PM
7:15 AM - 11:30 PM
7:15 AM - 11:30 PM
7:15 AM - 11:30 PM
7:15 AM - 11:30 PM
7:15 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Avenue | Between 38th and 40th streets, Via 38 Condominium, Playa del Carmen 77720, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
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Ah Cacao Chocolate Café offers natural well-being with premium coffee, chocolate, cacao and vanilla products, direct from the Mexican countryside. The store celebrates the Maya origins of chocolate, Mexico's gift to the world. Specialties include dark chocolate brownies, 100% cacao treats, coffee drinks prepared by professional baristi, and a wide range of packaged gifts (including chocolate cosmetics) for chocolate and coffee lovers.Your purchase in Ah Cacao supports local Mexican families and wildlife conservation projects.
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