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“Ole,Ole,Ole!!!” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cafe Ole

Cafe Ole
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $20
Cuisines: American, Bar, Cafe
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Cafe Ole has been in business for over 20 years. Gaylita has made this restaurant one of the finest in the Riviera Maya. Enjoy great food, fun and satisfaction. We have a friendly staff, good service and varied menu - fresh seafood, steaks, pasta, Mexican specialties, burgers, soups, salads, sandwiches and wraps. Check out our heavenly pies, cakes and other and desserts. We have something for everyone. A full bar and wine list are available. Cafe Ole is famous for Baby Back Ribs--Kansas City Style. Our customers rave about Gaylita's pies and cakes. Order by the slice for dessert OR call a day ahead to order entire pie or cake. If it's for a birthday, Gaylita can personalize it. Just ask! We have live music and karaoke several nights a week. We want you to have an awesome experience with us and make you feel at home. Come enjoy some pie and get your picture taken with Gaylita. Hope to see you soon! As for your reviews, we take them very seriously and appreciate them greatly! We know it takes quite some time to write them. Please "Like" our page on Facebook and come back often.
Niagara Falls
Level Contributor
23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Ole,Ole,Ole!!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2013

Friday evening Nov.22/13 a group of us from Playa del Carmen visited Gaylita Dunaway's restaurant CAFE OLE in Puerto Adventuras, Q Roo,Mexico.The ideal setting for a lovely evening as it is located in the Marina area of Puerto Adventuras. All you can eat Ribs night is obviously very successful. Our dinner was homemade,a generous serving of ribs,vegetables & choice of baked/fried potato,warm homemade bread..Our friendly waiter offered more ribs as we finished off what had been served.I shared a piece of Key Lime pie with a friend...the best ever !! Gaylita makes all of the desserts herself ! Live Music set the mood as happy & fun . Gaylita is a warm friendly person,who has owned and operated Cafe Ole for 17 years.She mingles with the guests making sure everyone is enjoying themselves...often stopping to sit and visit with guests. EXCELLENT in every way and certainly reasonable prices.

  • Visited November 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank Chicabonitadiablo
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English first
Okemos, Michigan
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Good Food and Great Value”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2013

We have enjoyed breakfasts at Café Ole because of the good food and friendly service. It is always a great value. But the meal we like best is the "all you can eat" BBQ ribs served on Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday evenings. It is great food, a wonderful atmosphere and live music.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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1 Thank Paul H
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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Rib night & Music Rocks!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2013

Thanks for a FABULOUS time!! My friends and family enjoyed singing along to the music and the food was amazing!! cheers!

Visited April 2013
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1 Thank DonnaWade13
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Indiana
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Nothing special if you are looking for authentic mexican”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2013

We had the tortilla soup, which was average and not very authentic, the guacamole which was not very good, and the beef tacos, which were definitely not authentic and were just OK. I suppose this place is trying to cater to gringo tastes, which, i.m.h.o., just ends up not being good american or mexican food. I suppose it is hard to find real mexican in a place like P.A.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank mr.gringo
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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75 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Good fish tacos - great flan!!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2013

Went early and had the place to ourselves. The fish tacos were god - not great...rather than a grilled fish fillet they were diced but made of grouper that was very fresh. The service was excellent - very attentive.

The piece de resistance was the home made flan. Unbelievable! The waiter says the owner makes them daily and you can even buy a whole one. Was tempted but managed to resist.

There is live music some nites and it is literally in the center of the marina area.

Only complaint...they had more of a problem with flies than the other restaurants we have been to...think they need to spray again or something.

Visited August 2013
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Thank caugh51654
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