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La Cueva del Chango

38th Street Between 5ta Avenue And the Sea | Zazil Ha, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 147 0271
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (57 reviews)
“chilaquiles” (144 reviews)
“juice” (164 reviews)
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Seafood, Mexican, Contemporary, Healthy, Cafe, Wine Bar, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38th Street Between 5ta Avenue And the Sea | Zazil Ha, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

The food and service were both very good, but unfortunately they were doing construction on the building next door and it was very loud and nerve-wracking. We would go back during a calmer time. The atmosphere and layout of the restaurant is what appealed to...More

Thank lapartridge
Reviewed yesterday

A great place to dine under the large tree canopies a natural setting amongst abundant vegetation and trees The service was great and the menu had something for everyone. A fun spot to relax and enjoy a great meal. Its located 1/2 block off of...More

Thank jjsweney
Reviewed yesterday

We have eaten dinner there a number of times previously. We see the reviews for breakfast. All true. Great price. Great food. Friendly inviting service.

Thank pkawesch
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants, with great food , smell and the place is nice . Just the time with the meal it lates a little bit but it’s ok... recommended ...

Thank Rolando D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was pouring rain and full, however, we still got a good table, great service and delicious food. I had very good chilaquiles, a mimosa and some coffee. If you will be in Playa a few days, visit this place for a nice breakfast.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am mexican and I love traditional small places for breakfast. When I came here I wasnt sure. I thought it was just another tourist trap or some hip place. But was I so wrong! great mexican traditional taste! The Chilaquiles are truly amazing. The...More

Thank TravellingSerge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant was right down the street from our condo and previous visitors to the condo had written great things about the restaurant so we put it on our list of places to go to. They talked about the fresh juices and how the owner...More

Thank Renee P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent place to have breakfast in Playa del Carmen! My family came on vacation, and all arrived at different times into Playa del Carmen. The parents went twice before any of the kids got there, once for breakfast and once for brunch, then they went...More

Thank Janelle A
Reviewed 1 week ago

You will love this restaurant the most amazing mexican dishes. Great prices. Excellent cozy place. Enjoy :)

Thank LolixLo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic scenery and a great atmosphere is what you get at this place. Fresh juices that are amazing, giving you bursts of flavor. The food is very authentic, were else can you get steak, eggs, avacado & cheese over tortia chips for breakfast. Great omelette...More

Thank Ogobean
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21 March 2016|
Response from afrieder | Property representative |
Yes, we do take reservations for lunch and dinner. Not for breakfast though. Do not hesitate to contact me in case you have any further questions or refer to our website.
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21 March 2016|
Response from afrieder | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay but we do not verify the TripAdvisor account almost at all. Yes we do take reservations for dinner only.
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29 February 2016|
Response from afrieder | Property representative |
Dear Elizabeth, Sorry. Only cash in US$ or MXN Pesos. Best regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38th Street Between 5ta Avenue And the Sea | Zazil Ha, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 147 0271
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La Cueva del Chango is a unique restaurant-bar, not only in concept but also for the natural setting amongst abundant vegetation and trees. The culinary concept is natural Mexican food, we serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. All the juices are made with fresh fruit and we also have a bar with an ample assortment of premium brands. The wines we serve are mexican, thus offering and ample selection. In La Cueva del Chango we believe in the Mexican cuisine and offer a high quality product at a reasonable price.
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