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Playa Amor

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Certificate of Excellence2017, 2019 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Mexican, Latin, Seafood
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Takeout
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place was amazing everything from the food creative drinks very delicious chips and salsa but the highlight of our dining experience was our server Christian he was very attentive; he as very knowledgeable and very prompt service. definitely going back there on my next...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jorgev248
Reviewed May 3, 2019 via mobile

Business lunch with colleagues found me at this hidden gem. I would say it’s traditional Mexican food but it is something more than that. Great sauces and mole’s with some great fresh ingredients and hand made tortillas. Try the short rib tacos! I will bring...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank peterlP2566QG
Reviewed March 3, 2019

The food and service were good. Unfortunately, the entire complex is currently under construction due to a major remodel/rebuild of the entire complex. I will be waiting until the construction is done before I return.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Alexander_Designs
Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

Disappointed with my order of a calamari diablo. I thought the menu said seared calamari steak but dish had a few rings that were tasteless and under cooked squash that tasted like dirt. Wouldn't order again for sure. On a positive note the chips and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cat11603
Reviewed January 27, 2019

Great Mexican cuisine with a flair All dishes are great, but the seafood is outstanding. You must try thr mole tater tots—not to be missed!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Barbara N
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Had dinner for the first time last night. Very nice, small, restaurant. The bar is very nice. It’s a little hidden due to construction in the front, but if you follow the signs on the sidewalk west of BevMo, you will find it inside off...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank edmcox
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Fabulous restaurant, great live music, heaters for outside seating, fantastic service and delicious food. One person in our party had crutches so we needed the shortest way to the restaurant from our car. The shortest way was parking by "John Garey Fitness and Pilates" and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jjjad128103012
Reviewed November 6, 2018

If you are looking for Mexican food with a sophisticated twist--this is the place. Especially great seafood items on the menu, but everything is delectable!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Fearless730216
Reviewed October 31, 2018

My Husband and I were told to try Taco Tuesdays here and so we did. First off the Shopping Center is under construction and I was amazed at how busy the Restaurant was. Our Barista Cassandra was special. She was fast, efficient and friendly. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PeggyChism
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Great new style Mexican food near the Long Beach Marina. Fresh hand made tortillas, new twists on old classics like Mole Tater Tots, Beef Short Rib Biria (traditionally made from goat), Hatch Chile Spaghetti. Great craft cocktails. Casual setting, most seats are partially outdoor but...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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