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Cenacolo

Av 5ta | Between Calle 30 & 32 Norte, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 5705
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“homemade pasta” (50 reviews)
“ravioli” (43 reviews)
“salad” (40 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Av 5ta | Between Calle 30 & 32 Norte, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Cenacolo
1. Still the best on 5th
"Great service, great wine list, great food choices."
Lisa V
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2. Best food in Playa
"The food here was excellent."
lisalouise2017
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3. Excellent Italian Restaurant
"This restaurant has superior food quality and excellent service."
Eileen K
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1 - 10 of 631 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This is more then a restaurant! This is a dining experience. I truly enjoyed the way the entire staff engaged and connected with us. Thank you everyone!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were in Playa celebrating our anniversary and I had read about Cenacolo on Trip Advisor. It was one of the best meals I’ve had. Loved it!More

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GRCenacolo C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Cenacolo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear dondernorton Receive a cordial greeting from Cenacolo, we appreciate your preference, it is a pleasure to have the opportunity to serve you. Thank you so much for sharing such a special day with us, we are thrilled to know we were part of a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place had a great atmosphere, the food was excellent and the service was out of this world, our servers were Carlos and Luis and they were very attentive. Highly recommend this place!More

Thank Nats0417
GRCenacolo C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Cenacolo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nats0417 Receive a warm greeting from Cenacolo, we appreciate your preference and this kind review. Thank your for your detailed comments about the food and service, it is our pleasure to have the opportunity to serve you. Carlos and Luis will be pleased to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was fantastic! Pasta as fresh and delicious as the best NY restaurant! I had the “green hats”. Fresh raviolis in a sage butter sauce. Excellent! My husband enjoyed the squid ink spaghetti and fish. Highly recommended!More

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Thank Kim C
GRCenacolo C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Cenacolo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kim C Receive a warm greeting from Cenacolo, we appreciate your preference, it is our pleasure to have the opportunity to serve you. We are more than happy to read how much you and your husband enjoyed our homemade pastas, these comments motivate us...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Prices are fair for a 5-star place, and the meals were excellent. We had a party of 6 and all were delicious. Service was prompt and efficient. Kudos, excellent!!More

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Thank DickWorcester
GRCenacolo C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Cenacolo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear DickWorcester Receive a warm greeting from Cenacolo, we appreciate your preference and this kind review. We are more than happy to read how much you and your party enjoyed our menu and service it is truly a great pleasure to have the opportunity to...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018

Our second time to this restaurant, food and service was outstanding. Staff was extremely pleasant and professional. if you're looking for authentic Italian food in a marvelous environment, top choice in Playa Del Carmen, for sure.More

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Thank Simon W
GRCenacolo C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Cenacolo, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Dear Simon W: Greetings from CENACOLO, we appreciate your preference, it is a pleasure to have the opportunity to serve you. Our guests are our priority as well as creating the best experiences. We appreciate your comments, these motivate us to continue with the highest...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018

A REAL fine dining Italian restaurant. Superb food and magnificent service. Also a quiet and dignified atmosphere among a sea of howling divesMore expensive than most places in Playa but worth every cent. A Michelin class place, but NOT formal. Yes, you can wear your...More

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GRCenacolo C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Cenacolo, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Dear MarcCooper108: Greetings from CENACOLO, we appreciate your preference, it is a pleasure to have the opportunity to serve you. Our guests are our priority as well as creating the best experiences. We appreciate your comments, these motivate us to continue with the highest quality...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018

Our server, Adrian, was attentive and knowledgeable about Northern Italian wines. For dinner, I chose spaghetti with a spicy red sauce, a bit of Mexican kick to the traditional sauce. The pasta was fresh and perfectly al dente. Atmosphere perfectly romantic. A fine evening.More

Thank Mark D
GRCenacolo C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Cenacolo, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Dear Mark D: Greetings from CENACOLO, we appreciate your preference, it is a pleasure to have the opportunity to serve you. Our guests are our priority as well as creating the best experiences. We appreciate your comments, these motivate us to continue with the highest...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

it is the perfect place to eat italian food in playa del carmen . merci genaro and adan pour votre service 👌More

Thank Karama T
GRCenacolo C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Cenacolo, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Dear Karama T: Greetings from CENACOLO, we appreciate your preference, it is a pleasure to have the opportunity to serve you. Our guests are our priority as well as creating the best experiences. We appreciate your comments, these motivate us to continue with the highest...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018

We love this restaurant! Food and service is great! We eat here once or twice on each visit to Playa.More

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Thank Julie E
GRCenacolo C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Cenacolo, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Dear Julie E: Greetings from CENACOLO, we appreciate your preference, it is a pleasure to have the opportunity to serve you. Our guests are our priority as well as creating the best experiences. We appreciate your comments, these motivate us to continue with the highest...More

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vdag123
January 3, 2017|
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Response from DimakCanada | Reviewed this property |
To be honest, I am not sure if the place is baby friendly. He good is high end Italian and personally, I would not go there with a baby. It is a great place for a romantic dinner for a couple or a dinner with a group of... More
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deanrotenberg
October 13, 2016|
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Response from GRCenacolo C | Property representative |
Hello Deantoren, of course we offer delicious options Gluten Free. Ask to your waiter, you will be very surprised.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $200
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av 5ta | Between Calle 30 & 32 Norte, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 5705
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the new section of Fifth Avenue, it creates the perfect balance between the elegance and bohemian atmosphere in Playa del Carmen. This is the best option for a romantic dinner after a walk on the beach, which along with a glass of wine will make this an unforgettable experience.
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