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El Gusto Jarocho

Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 984 803 0336
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
13 Mar 2018
“Excellent Local Owned Restaurant”
10 Apr 2017
“Great Local Restaurant, Great Food”
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

This is excellent restaurant if you want to experience authentic local food. The fish dishes are great. Some of sauces can be very hot and spicy The food is moderately priced. This was our fifth trip to Playa del Carmen and we always visit this...More

Thank robert424
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A restaurant frequented mostly by locals, some expats and a few tourists. El Gusto Jarocho is located right next to KFC on 30 Avenida Norte (30 Ave N) Great prices and service. The staff are very friendly, we even spoke with some of the locals...More

Thank Corinne S
Reviewed 1 February 2017

During our recent visit to the Playacar area just south of Playa Del Carmen, my wife and I wanted to find good seafood at a restaurant where the locals eat and not on the very touristy Avenida 5. We also wanted to walk there and...More

Thank coltrainguy
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

Amazing seafood soup, whole fried fish and lobster with shrimp. Very reasonable prices. Great service! We will be back!

Thank Gorrell
Reviewed 20 October 2015

My wife and me love tacos and during all stay in Playa de Carmen we went El Fogon but that day we went there too early the they didn't open yet. We asked a server for a good seafood restaurant. He recommended us Mariqueria El...More

Thank JHL600
Reviewed 2 January 2015

We have found this restuarant to provide good seafood at very reasonable prices. Service is also excellent. We brought some friends with us last time and had lobster tails and whole deep fried fish. All the food was fresh and prepared simply with great flavor....More

Thank TravelerKirk
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Tired of the 5th avenue tourust trap, we ventured to the place( next door to KFC) and had an amazing experience. Staff was wonderful. I recommend tbe seafood soup or Paeyea. Burritoes and fajihitas ordinary but seafood extraordinary! We will go back

Thank travelersjmo
Reviewed 12 August 2013

We were looking for a good seafood restaurant and asked a local in a small tienda what she recommended, We all had 3 different dishes, they were all great! the mariscos soup, shrimp spaghetti, fried fish, ( They bring the fish out and hou pick...More

Thank Ramirezc2013
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Call2 and Ave 30. No trip to Playa del Carmen should be considered without a stop at this unassuming , quaint restaurant. It’s 5 blocks west of Ave 5 but well worth the short walk. My brother and I made two visits for a total...More

Thank Diverdan28
Reviewed 10 February 2012

This a very good restaurant, the food and service are great. I've always liked to eat seafood where the locals eat. Shrimp Tacos are something to die for!! Drinks are extremely cheap! You can have a great full meal for not more than $10 USD.

Thank Chaserr
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Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: Calle 2, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 0336
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