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La Cocina

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Mexican, International, Caribbean, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly

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Oceanfront restaurant located in the main pool area. Offering a great variety for breakfast, lunch and dinner with an emphasis on fresh ingredients, pastries, authentic Mexican and International dishes, and a large selection of Caribbean and signature cocktails.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Mexican, International, Caribbean, Latin
FEATURES
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Buffet
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a very nice restaurant with really friendly staff who did their best to make customers happy. The food was prepared very well and the view of the ocean breathtaking.

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Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our room rate at Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort included buffet breakfast at La Cocina and we attended with great pleasure. The restaurant is a large establishment, located at seaside, which required a walk from the elevator through some circular staircases. We stayed at...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank TamiSmith
Reviewed 1 week ago

We start our mornings here every time we stay at the Grand Hyatt in PDC. Feels like our vacation starts here. It is very relaxing overlooking the ocean and very kind warm services. Special thanks to Teresita!! she always remembers us and welcomes us back...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank PlayaKoba
Vanessa B, Assistant Manager at La Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear PlayaKoba Thank you so much for your words! It is so valuable to read great experiences like yours. Teresita is a huge piece on our family, it will be a pleasure for her and us, to see you back very soon! Have a wonderful...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

decent decor, nice outdoor seating, mediocre food, very expensive. If you are not on an all inclusive package then this restaurant charges outrageous prices.More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank michelle83griffin
Vanessa B, Assistant Manager at La Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear michelle83griffin First of all, thank you for taking your time to share your experience. If possible, I will appreciate to get more details about your stay. Our main goal is to create and exceed our guests expectations, so I am concerned about your review....More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Plenty of places close by to have very good meals in playa, but if you feel like relaxing, RELAX, the food at La Cocina is very good and comparably priced to outside places, the sunday brunch is simply superb.More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Spanishflier
Vanessa B, Assistant Manager at La Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Spanishflier Thank you so much for taking your time with your kind words! We are glad you had a great experience and get the chance to relax We hope to see you soon, we will be more than proud to serve you again! Vanessa...More

Reviewed April 2, 2019

Once we found this buffet style breakfast option in Playa Del Carmen, we can't go anywhere else for the first meal of the day. La Cocina is the perfect way to greet the day. They have a phenomenal selection of food and plenty of healthy...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Gonzalo D
Vanessa B, Assistant Manager at La Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

Dear Gonzalo D I am so glad to read such an amazing review! One of our goals is to make our guest feel as confortable as possible and enjoy every interaction or visit with us. It is great to hear you get out of your...More

Reviewed April 2, 2019

We wanted a quick bite after flying all day. La Cocina sat and greeted us promptly. The service was very quick without rushing courses. The shrimp queso appetizer was very good. Passing by earlier in the day, I could smell the grilling meat and opted...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Janou J
Vanessa B, Assistant Manager at La Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

Dear Janou J Thank you for taking your time to share your visit! We love to see our guests finally relax after a long trip and enjoy a time with us. Our house burger is a Must! I´ll share your comments with our chef so...More

Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

Excellent view, great service and nice breakfasts, well worth a visit early in the morning. The coffee is great. Nice selections between buffet and breakfast menu

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tyler M
Vanessa B, Assistant Manager at La Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

Dear Tyler M Thanks for your review! I am glad you get the chance to try both of our options during breakfast. We hope to see you soon on your next visit to Grand Hyatt! Vanessa Barranco La Cocina Assistant Manager

Reviewed March 25, 2019

Excellent service, nice seaside location, good for lunch and breakfast. Quite pricey but it is a hotel....

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Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kdpei
Vanessa B, Assistant Manager at La Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

Dear kdpei Thank you for taking the time to share your visit! We are proud of our quality and location that our guests love Have a great day! Vanessa Barranco La Cocina Assistant Manager

Reviewed March 24, 2019

Delicious fresh meals. Service was impeccable. I would recommend to anyone who is looking for a great place to relax. Food was amazing.More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Odyssey66299208999
Vanessa B, Assistant Manager at La Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

Dear Odyssey66299208999 Thank you very much for posting a great review about our restaurant! I am really glad you get the chance to relax and enjoyed the view with our delicious food We hope we can have the pleasure of hosting you during your next...More

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jj m
January 20, 2019|
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Response from Carmen-Baquedano | Property representative |
Hello, we offer a la carte menu for dinner but we can offer you some options for your group, please feel free to contact me by phone 984 875 1234 ext. 6250 or send me your information to contact you. Best regards, Carmen... More
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June 8, 2017|
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Response from Santiago R | Property representative |
Good Morning! Our breakfast buffet is $510 pesos, service charge and taxes are included. We serve it every day from 7am to 11:30am. We look forward on receiving you. Best, Santiago Ruvalcaba La Cocina Restaurant Manager
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