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Passion by Martin Berasategui

5th Avenue Esquina Street 112 | Colonia Luis Donaldo Colosio, Playa del Carmen 77719, Mexico
+52 984 877 3900
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good6%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (32 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (5 reviews)
“kobe beef” (3 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
DETAILS
5th Avenue Esquina Street 112 | Colonia Luis Donaldo Colosio, Playa del Carmen 77719, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

We had the greatest experience at this restaurant. We stayed at the paradisus where it was all inclusive, but we had to try this restaurant and it was worth every penny. The 7 course tasting meal was amazing and we had it with the wine...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Asterio May and Antonio are our servers. They have been so friendly, and amazing. We are only half way through the 7 courses and I don't need to wait to give the service and the food the most amount of stars possible. The taster menu...More

1  Thank Peter T
Reviewed 6 days ago

im duplicating what has already been said......but it must be repeated. We LOVED the 7 course tasting menu with wine pairings. exquisite flavors, presentation and attention to detail! The service team headed by Asterio was very attentive and engaging, and so was the sommelier. You...More

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice venue with excellent service and superb food and presentation. We thoroughly enjoyed our experience

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful experience excellent food and superb service of our waiter Asterio May and other staffs. Very nice experience

Thank pasantia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and extremely attentive service! We thoroughly enjoyed the tasting menu. While it's a personal preference, I wouldn't recommend the wine pairings as the wines are oaky and it is rather expensive for what you get. Outstanding food and service make for a special...More

Thank jotraveller2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just go even if you're not at the hotel. It's phenomenal but if you're expecting a huge steak go elsewhere. This is Michelin dining that one should appreciate.

Thank TLMD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is nothing to say beyond what has already been stated by others. The food is superb. Comparable to Michelin star restaurants that I've visited in NYC and Chicago. The cost of the tasting menu with wine pairings, bottled water, and tequila came to roughly...More

Thank aussietrek
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was out of this world, they had butter and bread pairings with every course (almost as good as the meal itself), had two courses before the main 7, and couldn't have been a better experience. I wish I could go back!

1  Thank TheImpatientTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really love the experience, the food and the service!!! 100% guarantee ,one of the best restaurants in mexico

Thank Marc P
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prisd
Hello, may I see a menu? We will be celebrating our 30 year anniversary. We want something memorable and delicious.
24 April 2017|
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Response from TG911 | Reviewed this property |
Buy some nice wine /champagne and enjoy whatever is on the menu. Its all great.
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aussietrek
Hi, We are staying at La Perla at the end of this month in a junior suite; we do not have "royal service". What is the cost of the tasting menu at this restaurant, and what is the average cost of mains on the regular menu? The website menu says 225 Euros, which seems outrageously expensive (even for a Michelin star restaurant) and I'm unclear why prices are listed in Euros. I'm wondering if this is the menu to their restaurant in Spain rather than the one in Mexico. Please advise on the cost or let me know who I can contact. Thanks, Sandy
4 April 2017|
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Response from rwh3000 | Reviewed this property |
Sandy, We stayed with Royal Service so the cost for us was just US$75. It was easily the very best dining experience of my entire life (71 years). Would I pay 225 Euros? Hard to say if I had not ever done it before. But... More
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Pennie S
Is the La Palapa restaurant only for Royal Service? We will be visiting the resort in April with my husbands company, but we will also be celebrating our 37th anniversary and my 60th bday. How can we see, in advance, the resorts menus? Also wondering about the Passion restaurant. We would love to see the menus in English. Since we would probably need to make a reservation before we arrive for our anniversary dinner...this would be helpful! Thank you!
22 February 2017|
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Response from QD_Paradisus | Property representative |
Hi traveler! I sent you via private message the contact information email they will assist you with all your requests.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$70
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Avenue Esquina Street 112 | Colonia Luis Donaldo Colosio, Playa del Carmen 77719, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 877 3900
  • E-mail
Description
Passion by Martin Berasategui is listed as one of the best restaurants in the Riviera Maya and Mexico. It is a true reflection of the unique cuisine of chef Spanish with 7 Michelin stars It features the prestigious recognition awarded 5 Diamonds by AAA. Also has the recognition of Excellence from Wine Spectator Magazine for its large selection of wines.