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Canibal Royal

48th North St & Mar Caribe | Col. Colosio Between Flamingo & Albatros Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 169 2807
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“tacos” (14 reviews)
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Fusion, Mexican, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
48th North St & Mar Caribe | Col. Colosio Between Flamingo & Albatros Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here during our first night in Playa because we were so tired from the travel. What a pleasant surprise that the service was good and the food was good as well. Nothing fancy here as it's a beach bar, but the menu is...More

Thank HoltED
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location and ambiance. Live dj plays on weekends. I found this place to be great value for what you get. We went three times for lunch. Just go.

Thank ejfudd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

El lugar está bonito, la comida está súper mala. Worst food ever its expensive and nothing we ordered was tasty don't waste your money

Thank Paola Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time for myself, 100th time for my boyfriend. It' was amazing. We sat upstairs, the view is beautiful and the food is incredible. We had two natural drinks, "king" pulpo, deep fried shrimp and the shrimp burgers (which were wrapped in rice paper) .....More

1  Thank hayl23_xo
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the view from the patio. The breeze coming in was perfect. We liked the pizza. The guac had lots of lime.

Thank Shayla K
Reviewed May 29, 2017

We visited for lunch with a party of 11, and we were so impressed with the view and excellent service. We were able to stay and spend some time on the beach as well. The food selection was good.

Thank EvieDTX
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

We have stayed in playa del carmen for 3Weeks and almost spend every day at the Canibal Royal ! The Place is amazingly beautiful the food is great but the really best are the people Working there !!!!!! We feeld like we where friends since...More

Thank kapohb
Reviewed May 21, 2017

We literally sat down here to get a beer to blow off some steam and ordered fish and pork tacos as an afterthought. What. An. Afterthought. The most innovative tacos I've had in Mexico - the fusion combos are great. Even the condiments were knock...More

1  Thank budgetexpert
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

Came with friends to find a beach bar that wasn't an overcrowded, house-music festival, and we certainly and happily found it. Canibal Royal is lovely, relaxing, laid back, and perfect to soak up some sun or take in spectacular views under shade. Drinks are fantastic...More

Thank Elan H
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

It's very close to the condo and we have always eaten here once a trip. The service is scattered at best. Food is okay. However for the price you can eat somewhere downtown for a lot less. Overall not bad but not as great as...More

Thank Rick B
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December 2, 2015|
Response from Dosmojito | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we went there with our 10 year-old.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$17 - $57
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48th North St & Mar Caribe | Col. Colosio Between Flamingo & Albatros Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 169 2807
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Playas newest beach club, with a 1950´s Brazilian inspired arquitecture, breathtaking views and a wide selection of gener-crossing eclectic music from around the globe, is the perfect location to get a taste of the Caribbean. It´s menu brings dishes that are the favorites of coastal regions from around the world. Mediterranean, Brazilian, Peruvian Caribbean, African and of course Mexican. with a focus on seafood and the unique Tarte Flambee from the wood-burning oven.
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