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Drupas 38 - CLOSED

5th Avenue Between 38 & 40 Street | in front of Casa Ticul, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 0655
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good5%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
8 Nov 2012
“Great Food”
25 Aug 2012
“Great Dinner”
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood, Mediterranean, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5th Avenue Between 38 & 40 Street | in front of Casa Ticul, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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11 - 20 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 7 April 2012

Drupas 38 was not only BY FAR the best restaurant on our Mexico trip, but in the TOP 3 of all restaurants I visited all over the world. If you want fine dining in Playa del Carmen, don´t hesitate a moment and try it. The...More

2  Thank floonline
Reviewed 25 March 2012

Had much here last week and would definatley go again. Had the risoto with grouper. It was obviously made from scrach (as opposed to partially cooked then finished later). Service was relaxed but excellent as was the amuse brouche. Would strongly recommend it as a...More

Thank bumper1965
Reviewed 8 March 2012

Fresh, deliciously prepared food and great service. Their brochettes (for 2) are the perfect starter to share. Best greek salad ever and very flavourful tuna tartare. Their portions are on the smaller side, which we loved, so we could order a few dishes to share....More

Thank MexChilanga
Cecilia S, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Drupas 38, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2012

Dear AlwaysOnAPlan, We are very glad to hear that your experience at Drupas 38 was phenomenal, thank you so very much for considerate us as your favorite restaurant in Playa del Carmen. Unfortunately the listing is a little bit mixed up and we can understand...More

Reviewed 8 March 2012

Hidden down the bottom of 5th Avenue in a new building was this sweet restauarant. Nice food, well presented dishes, good staff and service. Our only criticism was that some of the dishes came out of the kitchen on the cool side. It detracted from...More

Thank escholte
Cecilia S, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Drupas 38, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2012

Dear Escholte, We would like to thank you first for taking the time to write your review! I am sorry to read that your meal was not hot enough, hopefully we will be honored to have you back and serve you a perfect hot enough...More

Reviewed 3 March 2012

Great service and wonderful experience. If you like outdoor seating, then try this place out. Great food and a wonderful place to people watch. Don't miss it!More

1  Thank PeterSeagull
Cecilia S, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Drupas 38, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2012

Dear PeterSeagull , We thank you a lot for taking the time to write this review! Few words can tell a lot of a place, and you actually describe a very important characteristic of Drupas 38, the ambience! We truly enjoy reading that you had...More

Reviewed 23 February 2012

A little gem in the middle of the little Italy, lobster amazing... Chic European food at an amazing price the service was amazing too... This isn't the place if you want huge portions of junk food. Amazing see you guys next few days for that...More

Thank BullRiderGallardo
Cecilia S, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Drupas 38, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2012

Dear BullRiderGallardo, Thank you for sharing your experience with us! It sounds like you had an amazing time and we are very glad to hear this! We look forward to have you back and amaze you with our KOBE! Have a lovely day! Cecilia Sánchez...More

Reviewed 19 February 2012

Like other reviewers, after being here for 10 days we grew tired of the same menus over and over and were looking for a higher end, more gourmet meal. We had visited this restaurant last year under different owners - and we were more than...More

1  Thank Mohawkdjc
Cecilia S, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Drupas 38, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2012

Dear Mohawkdjc, We are so glad to hear that your whole experience was remarkable! I wwould like to thank you for taking a little of your valuable time to write your review and let other advisors know about us! Hopefully we will be honored to...More

Reviewed 13 February 2012

Wonderful service, but don't forget to eat the bread and tapenade as the meals are small. Beautiful food!More

Thank Cjlaura
Cecilia S, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Drupas 38, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2012

Dear CjLaura, I would like to thank you for writing this important review in our tripadvisor profile. We understand that as same as quality, quantity is also a essential matter. This is why we are taking actions to improve this part. Thanks to the feedback...More

Reviewed 6 February 2012

We had a hard time finding a nice restaurant without those repetitive choices and unreasonable prices, and thankfully this is the place. Although it's on the 5th Av., it's on the far end, without big signs or decors, and not much people would go that...More

Thank Kalvin L
Cecilia S, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Drupas 38, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2012

Dear Kalvin L., First, I would like to thank you for your valuable review! It is so heartwarming to being compare with restaurants on the michelin guide. All your feedback is already on the table and the Chef is very grateful with you as well....More

Reviewed 3 February 2012

We wandered past this restaurant during a walk, and it looked like somewhere we'd like to try. What a find! From the time the hostess greets you, until the time you leave, this is a very good dining experience. You are made to feel welcome,...More

Thank Eric T
Cecilia S, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Drupas 38, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2012

Dear Eric T, Thank you so very much for taking the time to share your experience on tripadvisor! We are truly glad to hear that you enjoy your experience since the beginning until the "come back soon!", reviews like this one, make us do even...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Avenue Between 38 & 40 Street | in front of Casa Ticul, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 0655
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Description
Drupas 38 is the one of the most exquisite experiences you will have in Playa del Carmen!
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