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La Penita de Jaltemba - CLOSED

Entre 5ta y 1era Av 30, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 4210
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Nov 16, 2015
“Best seafood we tasted”
Sep 26, 2015
“Eating by myself”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Entre 5ta y 1era Av 30, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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21 - 30 of 206 reviews

Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

I came with a group of ladies for a birthday party and had the best time! The atmosphere is awesome from the cool seating, the chill tunes, and comfortable/trendy seating! The cerviche was to die for! I also tried the tuna tostada's which was fresh...More

Thank skierka321
Ale A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Penita de Jaltemba, responded to this review

thank you for your review and we look forward to see you here with all your friends!!! follow us on instagram @lpjaltemba

Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

Me and my bf were just in playa. We first heard about this place when one of the locals recommended it. We firat went there for lunch and it was AMAZING! so much flavor! I had some fish yacos amd my bf had the battered...More

Thank Inbal S
Ale A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Penita de Jaltemba, responded to this review

great to hear that you love it! thank you for your review and for coming twice on your visit to playa del carmen, we hope to see you here soon!!! follow us on instagram @lpjaltemba

Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

The Real! Best place!! If you want eat SeaFood... This its the place! Excelent service, Clean, and very Good prices! Just i Love it "la peñita"

Thank Eduardo F
Ale A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Penita de Jaltemba, responded to this review

thank you for your review!!! we hope to see you here soon!!!

Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

great place for fish and seafood. loved the decoration, excellent service and nice environment. Order the "montaditos de atun" its delicious and full of flavor.

Thank frecols
Ale A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Penita de Jaltemba, responded to this review

thank you for your review!!!!! hope to see you soon here!!!

Reviewed June 16, 2014

Go with at least 4 people and order different entrees to share. We ordered Tecataco, Shrimp "Tacos", Piquin Salmon, Tostado de Callo, Special Scallops and Natural Scallops and the Vallarta Burrito. We loved every dish except the burrito. The burrito wasn't 'bad', the sauce was...More

Thank bajathecat
Ale A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Penita de Jaltemba, responded to this review

thank you so much for your review!!! we also consider that sharing our menu is a great idea so you can try a little bit of everything! we hope to see you soon!!! follow us on instagram @lpjaltemba

Reviewed April 24, 2014

We showed up a little bit after the previous reviewer (hanzgruber) and wondered why the place was empty as well. Sunday night (4/13) was our first night in PDC and we had a long day of travel to get there. We were hungry, but also...More

1  Thank avguy819
Ale A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Penita de Jaltemba, responded to this review

thanks for your review!!! we are very glad that you found our restaurant and that you liked everything in the menu!!!! we hope to see you here when you come back!!! follow us on instagram @lpjaltemba

Reviewed April 13, 2014

We showed up at around 8:00 on a Sunday night and there was no one dining there which was a little concerning. The menu looked interesting so on a flyer we decided to try it out and what a good decision it was. The food...More

1  Thank hanzgruber
Ale A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Penita de Jaltemba, responded to this review

we are so glad to hear that you liked everything and that the service was great!!! thanks for your review it will help us attract tourists to our venue, since we are not on the main st. a lot of tourist miss our delicious food.....More

Reviewed April 4, 2014

Wow díd I enjoy my trip to playa del Carmen. Once more i went to the best places in town and couldn't have enough of La Peñita de Jaltemba (actually my favorite) What a place, and what a treat for me as always. The tuna...More

1  Thank Maru S
Ale A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Penita de Jaltemba, responded to this review

thanks for your review!!! we hope to see you soon cheers!!!

Reviewed March 23, 2014

WOW! This was by far the best seafood we had while in Playa Del Carmen. They cook in the style of Nayarit Riviera (Puerto Vallarta) and everything we had was sooooooo good. My wife and I shared the Shrimp Soup (can't remember the exact name...More

1  Thank Pattis_Man
Ale A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Penita de Jaltemba, responded to this review

so happy to hear you loved our dishes.... the soup its called chilpachole de camaron we look forward to see you in your next visit... like us on instagram @lpjaltemba

Reviewed March 13, 2014

Just arrived home from a week at playa, and I have to say la peñita is great! Want With sometido friends on oye first night and hay to go back for a couple of nights! If you like seafood This is the place to go,...More

Thank Mmontalvoguerra
Ale A, Director de Relaciones Públicas at La Penita de Jaltemba, responded to this review

yeiii great to hear that you loved our place!!! we look forward to see you on your next visit!!! thanks for your review!!! follow us on instagram @lpjaltemba

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$8 - $23
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Entre 5ta y 1era Av 30, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 4210
Description
"La Peñita de Jaltemba" is a seafood restaurant/bar its name is inspired in a beach of the nayarit riviera, it offers fresh seafood. Prepared to fulfill the most demanding palates, our menu has a wide variety of options for our clients, even for those who don't eat seafood.Don't forget to try one of our exotic cocktails on our menu.We are located in one of the hottest places to hang in playa del carmen for locals and tourists.