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Mayan Bistro

Hotel Aventura Mexicana | 10th Avenue & 22 Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1876
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“beef burrito” (9 reviews)
“crab” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hotel Aventura Mexicana | 10th Avenue & 22 Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed in this hotel as part of a group deal and a full breakfast was included. It was ample and tasty. We ate a couple of dinners here, too--also very good. And it's hard to say enough kind things about the waiters, who were...More

Thank MCW-Austin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was part of our hotel, Aventura Mexicana, with breakfast provided free. It is in a garden setting with seating options inside or outside near the pool. The breakfast was with table service, with multiple menu options available. You could also order off of...More

Thank cassieinnola
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate there for breakfast, had a few lunches and dinners during our week long stay. Food is freshly prepared, good size portions. Strong cocktails!

Thank divingsteph
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We visited restaurant and was very pleased, great service and great food, it was universally liked by the entire family would recommend

Thank graypalm
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The Food - without fail - was excellent - and for that alone, I give it 4 stars. Seriously, if you are a family, or a couple...please go out of your way to seek this restaurant out. You will not be disappointed. Unfortunately, I was...More

Thank miljan2
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is a restaurant you should not miss. It is off the beaten path 1 block from 5th Avenue. It is never crowded as it is hidden from view unless you are staying at the hotel Aventura Mexicana. The service and cuisine are both excellent....More

Thank lylef712
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

What an amazing meal we had at this little boytique restaurant. Great service. Had the beef burrito...amazing while my girls had fettuccine and spaghetti with shrimp. Great drinks.

1  Thank deanjohnm
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Great steaks, tequila shrimp and drinks! Teens could eat there while we walked outdoors shopping and enjoying the music and night air

Thank beckie f
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We returned to Aventura Mexicana this past February and again were delighted with the offerings at Mayan Bistro, the hotel on the premises. Everything we sampled was superb; "chicken mignon", chicken breast, stuffed with bacon and goat cheese, topped with a roasted pineapple sauce: salmon...More

Thank beview2016
Reviewed 28 March 2017

On a business trip and getting back late several nights in a row and we landed here two nights. The first night we had the crab tostadas as an appetizer to share between two people. Super yummy. We also shared a chicken Caesar salad, also...More

1  Thank Vmami
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Carol L
We are thinking of spending 3 nights here for our 50th anniversary in Sept 2017. Any "specials" ? We are interested in the VIP dining plan. If breakfast is FREE with the room does that mean the dining plan only is valid for lunch + dinner? Thanks a retired couple from the Midwest USA
16 April 2017|
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Response from rsmearing | Property representative |
Hi Carol, Yes, we are offering a great summer special on our ALL INCLUSIVE ... 2017 Summer Special Package! Add THE VIP All Inclusive $29/adult/day (USD) Valid April 15 - Nov 15, 2017 At our Mayan Bistro restaurant - a top... More
Hi! Would the Mayan Bistro be willing (and able) to host an evening wedding reception, of approximately 30-50 people?
12 April 2016|
Response from rsmearing | Property representative |
Hola MsAmyC, Sorry I am responding so late as I had not noticed this question needing an answer. Yes most definitely we can service up to 50 people. Please contact us through the reservations email on the Aventura... More
Are you open Monday's?
23 February 2016|
Response from rsmearing | Property representative |
Hola Beeveta, Thanks for your question. We are open 364 days a year (close on New Years Day). Breakfast is 7am - 11am, Lunch 11am - 5pm and Dinner 5pm - 9pm. Our bar is open 11am - 10pm. We look forward to welcoming... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Aventura Mexicana | 10th Avenue & 22 Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1876
  • E-mail
Escape the hustle and bustle of 5th Ave and dine with us in our beautiful gardens just a block off 5th Ave on 22nd. Our service is friendly and sincere while our cuisine is an international blend that reflects the diverse culinary backgrounds and experience of our chefs. We are sure you will love our food as much as we do!! Oh yeah we also have the biggest wine pour in all of Playa!!