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Playa Chac-Mool Mexican Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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105 D St, Saint Augustine Beach, Saint Augustine, FL 32080-6833
+1 904-471-1131
Today
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Johns Creek, Georgia
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The beans and rice from my combo was very good. My burrito and taco were small. The overall opinion was just ok. Not great and bad. I would go back and try a specialty dish. Their beer is cold and the margaritas are tasty.

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Thank greg t
Hoboken, New Jersey
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Appears to be popular with "regulars" and does a good take out business at lunch. It is small and appears to have 1 wait staff and 1 cook. The menu is limited, and when you order an entree it comes with nothing but the burrito, enchilada , etc. No lettuce, tomatoes, nothing else. I ordered a burrito it came with... More 

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Mason, Michigan
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was outstanding, the margarita was just right, and Javier even serenaded us on his guitar as we finished our dinner. Don't pass this place by. Oh, yeah, and the fried ice cream was the best we've ever had.

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Thank burroughsfarmsgirl
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was very yummy and the service was wonderful! One of the waiters serenaded the table with his guitar and song. Very friendly folks!

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Thank Patti W
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have a huge range of tolerance for spicy food in my family and they were able to adjust their food preparation to perfectly fit our taste buds. The people were very friendly, courteous and attentive. The price became less and less relevant as the evening wore on, because the food and service was so good, but the even the... More 

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Thank mmBirder
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and friendly atmosphere every time! We've even been serenaded by singing and guitar playing. We try to make it here for dinner a few times a month. I get the combination enchilada meal and my husband gets the chicken burrito.

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Thank Mary R
Pawtucket RI
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food, friendly staff, great home-like experience. Restaurant was extremely busy when we went so it was a little noisy, but the food is well worth it. Will go back.

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Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

The food is authentic and fabulous. We come here at least once a week. Xavier (the owner) and his family have become part of our family. It's a must if you are in St. Augustine and hungry!

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Winter Springs, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

We dined at Playa this past Monday, and the food was absolutely superb. As I said to the waiter, "if I wasn't so full, I'd order the same thing again." Great food, great service, nice little place.

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Thank Ed O
Saint Augustine, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

The owner here is just awesome and treated my friends and I like family. They really value giving you a full experience and played the guitar at our table. Good food and customer service. I would definitely recommend this to everyone.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 D St, Saint Augustine Beach, Saint Augustine, FL 32080-6833
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Augustine  >  Saint Augustine Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 904-471-1131
Description
TUESDAY-SATURDAY 11:00A.M. - 9:00 P.M.SUNDAY 11:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.MONDAY CLOSED

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?