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) #53 of 1,011 Restaurants in Playa del Carmen $$ - $$$, Seafood, French, International
Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 1790
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (32 reviews)
“duck” (17 reviews)
“pates” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, French, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There were three of us. My wife had a French fish dish, I had Leek and Potato soup and risotto, and our friend had spaghetti and meatballs. All were great, the house wine was cheap and good. The service was excellent and atmosphere was good,...More

Thank RecentlyRetired08
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went Byblos for a dinner, we enjoyed it very much. The food was great and the owner is very kind. Highly recommended!

Thank Shachar E
Reviewed 15 April 2017

My friend and I went here on our first night in Playa and were very impressed with the food and service. Delicious betebel (beet) salad, my friend even liked it, and he hates beets! Perfectly cooked filet and wonderful wine.

Thank Redfishbluefish
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A beautiful French restaurant in Playa. Reasonably priced, great food and a pretty good wine list. The owner Cristian was very attentive and knowledgeable and the meal would compare with anything in the States. Reserve ahead and enjoy a great meal away from the maddening...More

Thank gmcc55
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We heard about this restaurant from some people we meet from N.H. we deceided to give it a try. Well some of the best food we had in a long time. we were tried of the Mexican food (sorry) but we wanted to try something...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Been here 10 years and this was our first time at Byblos. We live in Franc, but this was better than most restaurants we eat at in France. I had oyster's, my wife foie gras, then the duck and shared the combined apple strudel, tarte...More

Thank 190759Sue
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We visited with a group of five. This was the first time for my wife and me. We all chose the items from the early bird special which is a great deal for 250 pesos. It includes a glass of wine, appetizer, entree and small...More

Thank Fedman73
Reviewed 15 March 2017

If you are in Playa Del Carmen Mexico and want a change from Mexican or Italian food try Byblos. Very inexpensive menu if you have dinner before 7, reservation is recommended. Food is excellent, many choices, our favorite was the osso buco and Beef bourguignon,...More

Thank Joannaroyston
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Love at 1st bite. I am in love with the crispy quail. I would marry it if I could. Is that legal in MX. Oh. I am out on my 1st wedding anniversary. Sorry crispy quail. My best man would be the the salmon carparcio....More

Thank Edward G
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Always good food and service here. Go before7:30 and get the special. Glass of wine,appetizer, main course and dessert for 250 pesos.Owners remember me every year.

Thank 424susan
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I will be there in April I would like your menu fr my 2 yrs anniversary
24 February 2016|
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Does Byblos offer gluten-free options? If so, examples please.
22 February 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 11:30
15:00 - 11:30
15:00 - 11:30
15:00 - 11:30
15:00 - 11:30
15:00 - 11:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 1790
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