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Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant

10th Street And the Beach | Centro, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 5738
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (49 reviews)
“wings” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
10th Street And the Beach | Centro, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 617 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this gorgeous place after been recommend it to be the 'best' place to eat and have a nice chilled drink! They Weren't wrong our food was lush and the view of the beach was gorgeous. All the staff where very helpful. Will defiantly...More

Thank teiganlodge97
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much!!! We are very happy to hear you had a good time with us and that you enjoyed the food & drinks! We hope to see you back very soon. Saludos, ZENZI Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here from a recommendation from our hotel (La Tortuga) and were very pleased. My partner and I wanted a light lunch so ordered some nachos and chicken wings to find both portions were massive! The food was decent and for the price were...More

Thank Gigi_Winnie
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our food, drinks & prices... We are sorry that you had to move at 5pm from the lounge. I hope the staff offered you an alternative seat...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view was perfect being right on the water, the music (a 80's, 90's and 2000 rock cover band) was also very good. I had the flank steak fajitas (Zenzi Arrachera) which were well marinated and seasoned, however there was a funky taste to the...More

Thank ChicagoanTravelling
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, thank you very much for your comments on TA - this helps us to improve. We will pay attention to the points you mentioned. We hope to be able to welcome you back very soon! Saludos, ZENZI TEAM

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant offers great food and spectacular drinks. You have options either to eat at a table or lying down on their beach beds looking at the water and enjoying your food and drinks at the same time.

Thank FlorLozano83
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much! Hope to see you back soon. Saludos, ZENZI TEAM

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After being dropped off by our tour for a couple hours of shopping we wandered 5th ave. looking for a spot to have drinks and a snack and ended up here. Great view to allow for people watching and the best coconut shrimp and ceviche...More

Thank Sara H
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello from Playa del Carmen - thank you for your poste. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you back soon to enjoy the evenings with us. We have live music every day from 5 -...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Directly on the beach,sun,sand and cold drinks,super friendly staff,fast service and top Ceviche,Calamari,and big Shrimps,as a Special,very nice for lunch,but very entertaining in the evening,with live music!a must go when in town!

Thank axel34467
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you VERY much for your great comments! Hope to see you back very soon Saludos ZENZI TEAM

Reviewed 15 August 2017

Went several times to see the spectacular views on the Playa Del Carmen beach from their bar. The staff was busy but very pleasant and attended to our drink and happy hour food request. We really liked the fish & chips sushi and wings. The...More

Thank DavidL032016
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Great food and great service, the waiters are extremely friendly, they make offers and suggestions, the place is casual, lovely design, great style, local artists have some awesome art in there as well, princes are excellent and affordable yet food is superb, everything is just...More

Thank Jonathan L
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comments - very appreciated! Just as an FYI, we have local artists showing their work at Zenzi - we change the artist every month more or less. Giving the local artist community an option to display their work to...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite place in PDC... Food is great.. great quality and great service... Monday Thursday and Saturday live salsa band... Overall great atmosphere 😍😍😍

Thank liatrovati
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you!!! ZENZI

Reviewed 2 August 2017

This place is a rustic heaven, food are very good and the staff is just cool, totally without pretending. A place to listen to good music which vary everyday, live performance.More

Thank NorwayMale
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for your poste! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our live music. We have: Monday - Salsa Tuesday - 70's Wednesday - Reggae / ska Thursday - Salsa Friday - Rock / covers Saturday - Salsa Sunday - Samba / Brazilian...More

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geoffbrewster
9 May 2017|
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Response from Zenzirick | Property representative |
We have two bands every night starting at 5:00 pm Monday Rock and Salsa Tuesday 60's and 70's Wednesday Reggae Ska Thursday Rock Salsa Friday Rock Blues Saturday Rock Salsa Sunday 80's 90's Samba
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Leocraft77
10 February 2017|
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Response from Guus D | Property representative |
Yes we do take reservations, especially for Vskebtunes day!!!
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we1833
13 January 2017|
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Response from Guus D | Property representative |
Hello, yes we have beach chairs & lounges / free of charge, we just kindly ask for you to consume when you ware with us. Hope to see you soon! ZENZI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10th Street And the Beach | Centro, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 5738
  • E-mail
Description
Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant opens daily at 07.30Am - 02.00Am serving hearty breakfast, delicious lunch and fine dining in the evenings. Lounge in the sunshine enjoying tasty treats on the sand, or dining on the terrace. Every day LIVE music from 5 pm onwards. Full service bar. Available for events, parties and weddings. Free Salsa Lessons on Monday, Thursday and Saturday and on Sunday free Samba lessons. Sunday afternoon from 2 - 6 pm, BBQ 'all you can eat'. Come and enjoy a day / night on the beach with us. Thank you!
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