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Tropical Playa del Carmen

Ave. entre 8 y 10 Nte. 5ta | Entre Calle 8 Y Calle 10 Nte, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 2111
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (14 reviews)
“guacamole” (17 reviews)
“fruit plate” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:45 PMAll hours
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ave. entre 8 y 10 Nte. 5ta | Entre Calle 8 Y Calle 10 Nte, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times. Excellent food and even better service.... had the eggs Benedict last time. Awesome. Fruit plates and fresh juices, to die for.

1  Thank Treena M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great breakfast here. Walking by the host distracted us by mentioning they had great food and it was a good place to get wasted. Lol. We didn't get wasted, but we did really enjoy the food and fun. In the middle of Playa, we sat...More

1  Thank Wildforestreview
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We have been there many times over the last few years. The quality of the food , the service, and value has declined. Once one of our favorite places on 5th avenue. We will not be back. There are too many options available to waste...More

Thank Glenn W
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I enjoyed our lunch so much that we returned to Tropical for dinner. The catch of the day was a perfectly grilled fillet of grouper served over a flavourful variety of vegetables. The staff is happy to let me practise my limited...More

1  Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

While running to escape the torrential downpour in Playa del Carmen, we luckily stumbled upon Tropical. We received the friendliest and most prompt service right away. The food was delicious; we had chicken/lime soup and caprese salad. The fresh homemade juice with chaya (spinach) was...More

1  Thank Carla D
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Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We have been here twice and on both occasions have had a great experience. Staff are friendly and the food and cocktails fabulous. The crepes are amazing!

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

My hubby and I go to Playa twice a year, and we never fail to eat at Tropical~usually twice during our stay!!! That is exactly what we did on our most recent visit. The food is amazing. We had the chicken and shrimp tacos the...More

Thank Toni P
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was close to where we stayed so stopped in . Staff very friendly but the guacamole was bland and chicken burrito had a few small pieces in it and once again no flavor ? It didn’t come with anything else just the chicken...More

1  Thank Laura B
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoyable drink after a 30 min walk in the sun . Smart , polite , and very efficient . Frequented by many Spanish . Moderate pricing . A nice place to while away a few hours

Thank graham c
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

This place is the best place we have been in Playa del Carmen. We strongly recommend this place because the staff was super friendly; also the food and the drinks were amazing. We spend a very good time here and we were laughing a lot....More

1  Thank amaiii_a90
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
7:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave. entre 8 y 10 Nte. 5ta | Entre Calle 8 Y Calle 10 Nte, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 2111
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