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Wah Wah Beach Bar

Calle 2 Norte | MZ1 LT1, On the Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 1 984 143 6009
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (64 reviews)
“onion rings” (6 reviews)
“nachos” (14 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 2 Norte | MZ1 LT1, On the Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We came by after taking a swim at Dos Ojos Cenote and were not disappointed. The buffet was very good and takes the cake for most guacamole and ceviche I've ever seen in one place save for a Costco. The music was very good and...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Had a great lunch here in July. They have live music most days starting at 1:00 and drink specials. Service was good and food was good as always. The queso fundido was yummy and they surprisingly had crunchy tacos, which you normally do not find...More

1  Thank mocha2
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Stumbled on Wah Wah by accident when looking for somewhere to crash on a sunlounger as we arrived in PDC. This place seems popular with both Mexican tourists as well as foreigners and I can see why! Staff are friendly, attentive and service is quick....More

Thank SweTee
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Definitely enjoyed some day drinking at Wah Wah---friendly staff, affordable drinks and specials, clean bathrooms and a good place to people watch on the beach. They even had an excellent band that was mostly rock n roll when we went....definite stop on one of our...More

Thank awyeah2016
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We went here both on our honeymoon is 2014 and also with another family in 2015. We had read reviews of the Wah Wah before our first trip and it was a must do. If you spend $10 in food and/or drink you can use...More

1  Thank LizTravels2015
Reviewed 11 July 2016

So looking for Wedding location on the beach Wah Wah beach bar. WOW we had the upper deck overlooking the sand and water. Bar set up there, food was great, and yes the wedding took place. 45 people eat and drank for house.. the bill...More

Thank DiveMasterSD
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Can't say enough about this place. Started off with my friend and I stopping by while the kids were fishing and the wives were getting a message a short distance from us. We were greeted by the ring man (pops tops with his ring) and...More

Thank Scott O
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We visited twice while on vacation. We tried the buffalo chicken pizza (highly recommend), pepperoni pizza and the four seasons pizza. Friday nights are 2 for 1 pizzas. Pizza is excellent cold the next day!!

Thank Kelley W
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Wah Wah Beach Bar is located close to the Cozumel Ferry station (Southern port) and Parque Fundadores (Founders Park) where the bronze 'Portal Maya' statue stands erect. The powder white sandy beaches and Caribbean feed Gulf waters are right at your feet. The chairs &...More

1  Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I heard about the Wah Wah beach bar and decided to take a visit on a Sunday after walking/shopping in PDC. The waiter brought us an ice bucket to keep the beers cold and the margaritas were superb. We would definitely return....More

1  Thank Wayne S
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What nights and times are the live music? And what types of music on each night? I will be in town May13-17th 2017. Thank you!
9 May 2017|
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Response from Kim D | Property representative |
Mike Grabow / Tue, Thu & Sat 1 PM-4PM The Lovers / Wed 1PM - 4 PM Madhorse/ Mon & Sun 1 PM - 4 PM Sat 7PM -11 PM Fusa / Friday 1 PM-4PM Santosha & Nasty Bastards / Sun 5PM -9PM & Thu 7 PM - 11 PM Renato & Jam Session Combo... More
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Is there a pool at Wah Wah? thanks :)
29 April 2017|
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Response from Kim D | Property representative |
No pool. Oh how I wish there was!
what band plays on thursdays? and what type of music do they play? Thank you Sandy
9 February 2017|
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Response from Kim D | Property representative |
Hi Sandy! Thursday on the beach is Mike, Mick and Friends from 1 to 4 pm. They play easy beach music like Jack Johnson, Jimmy Buffet etc. Thursday nights is the Nasty Bastards Band and Santosia. Both play a mix of Classic... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 2 Norte | MZ1 LT1, On the Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 1 984 143 6009
Wah Wah Beach Bar\Restaurant\Club is located right in front of the Caribbean Sea, on one of the nicest stretches of beach in Playa del Carmen. With the biggest grass roof and sandy floors, you cannot miss us! We offer a great selection on our Menu which includes Brick Oven Pizza, in house roasted Ribs, Chicken and Sausage, Fresh Seafood, Stuffed Hamburgers, Wings, Sandwiches, Salads and so much more. Wah Wah Beach Bar is fast becoming famous for their 130 peso ($8.20 USD), all you can eat Pig Roast Buffet on Sundays. We are a live music venue with bands playing every Thursday through Sunday, shows start at 7 pm. (Wah Wah is home of The Nasty Bstards Band!!!) *COCKTAIL AND BEER BUCKET SPECIALS DAILY2 X 1 Pizza Free Beach ChairsFree showersFree WiFiVery Kid Friendly (and kids menu)
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