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El mestizo de la 5a - CLOSED

5a Avenida y Casi Esquina Con Calle 12 | Entre Calle 10 y 12, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good0%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Aug 2013
“The best food, at the best price, delicious”
10 Aug 2013
“Expected more”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Latin, Seafood
5a Avenida y Casi Esquina Con Calle 12 | Entre Calle 10 y 12, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Reviewed 22 August 2013

Me and my friends Ate in "El mestizo de la quinta" and we really enjoyed the concept of the restaurant because you can choose your steak or seafood the way you want, you can Also choose a side dish for your meal, its a really...More

Thank Dominique G
Reviewed 11 August 2013 via mobile

After reading so many positive reviews for El Mestizo, we were excited to give it a try. It was close to our hotel so it made it an easy choice. We walked in and were promptly seated. It seemed strange that there was not one...More

Thank bbradshaw_26
Reviewed 9 August 2013

this restaurant first of all is located right in the heart of playa del carmen, where everything happens on the corner of 12th and 5th, so you cant miss it! when you walk in, you see these sort of hanging bungalow sections, that are divided...More

Thank paulobravo2012
Reviewed 25 June 2013

We stopped here while doing some shopping down at the 5th avenue plaza shopping area.The food here was fresh and delicious!I ordered the guacamole and shrimp tacos, and they were awesome! The atmosphere in the restaurant was wonderful and the wait staff (silverio was our...More

1  Thank CAB776
Reviewed 4 June 2013

delicious food, beautiful (romantic) setting, and genuinely nice people. the service was sublime even in the pouring rain. strong tasty cocktails too. and the prices arent bad at all. you will go back!

Thank HindsKA
Reviewed 23 March 2013

Excellent food and atmosphere! Must try. Service was very welcoming. Arrived with a party of 6 and was seated promptly. Definitely will go back during my next visit.

1  Thank yvetteex3
Reviewed 17 March 2013

A place to go for some authentic local flavors. Nothing can compare to the chiles rellenos dish. It was an unexpected explosion of flavor! Added bonus of being a vegetarian dish. Chef came out to chat, and the waiter was very nice. Great service. Koi...More

1  Thank IlliniMike
Reviewed 15 March 2013

A new little restaurant on 5th Ave. and 12th that offers a menu steeped in history and exquisite flavors!! The food is exceptional and the ambiance is delightful.......a water feature with large fish circulates around and under walkways to intimate tables or larger table groupings......a...More

2  Thank WendyH232
Reviewed 12 March 2013

Hidden among the boutiques and souvenir stores in Playa del Carmen, we found a hidden gem of a restaurant, only opened for four weeks the night we were there. It has a relaxed atmosphere, a koi pond (it was previously a Thai restaurant), even a...More

1  Thank Robin W
Reviewed 21 February 2013

Excellent food, service and atmosphere. The fish was fresh and tasted wonderful, the service was perfect, very nice wine choices and the sauces....amazing!! Highly recommended.

1  Thank bpthompson
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  • Address: 5a Avenida y Casi Esquina Con Calle 12 | Entre Calle 10 y 12, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
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