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Camaron Caramelo - CLOSED

Calle 34 corner Avenida 35, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 151 3531
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
20 Jun 2014
“Tourist trap, bad food, avoid!”
9 Feb 2014
“Change not good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Caribbean
$$ - $$$
Calle 34 corner Avenida 35, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 20 June 2014

Having traveled all over the Caribbean and Yucatan, I've eaten at anything from street food stands to floating "islands". Some of the best meals have been enjoyed at simple cafés you'd easily overlook if you didn't know to stop there. Sadly, this joke of a...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 9 February 2014

This has been one of our regular stops last few years. Went last night and not so good. New menu just not the same. We still had the coconut shrimp. Was not like fresh shrimp but some kind of ground up paste with zero taste....More

Thank woodwork29
Reviewed 11 November 2013

We stopped spontaneously at this place last Friday and were pleasantly surprised. Although there was very little English spoken by anyone we were able to communicate with a lot of laughing and the people seemed to really want us to enjoy. The meal started with...More

Thank slashby
Reviewed 19 August 2013

This little outdoor gem serves amazing food, the owner speaks multiple languages and is very informative with where to go, see, do, eat, where is safe to travel in South America and delivers it all with a friendly smile and brilliant service! You will not...More

Thank Bruce J
Reviewed 26 March 2013

Relaxed outside dining. We ate there at night and enjoyed the friendly atmosphere. Prices are very reasonable and the staff are all very accomodating. Would highly recommend that you step outside of the "chain type" restaurants and relax in an authentic outdoor Mexican setting with...More

Thank NC2CUN
Reviewed 18 February 2013

Our group of 6 has been here twice this visit to playa. A real great spot for local sea food with shrimp being the house special. We have tried almost all the shrimp dishes btwn us and all enjoyed. We have also had the fish...More

1  Thank woodwork29
Reviewed 15 February 2013

Ok, so if you are looking for a real goood value out of the way place to get a great fresh seafood meal...say no more...the fact that it is directly across the street from the fish market is no coincidence but it sure helps. while...More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 26 January 2013

This is our first restaurant west of 30th Ave. Highly rated in the playa.info food forum we ventured up 34th. St. to this attractive little restaurant on the north corner of 35 Ave. Wooden tables (with slightly hard wooden chairs) are spread around an attractive...More

1  Thank BestScubaDad
Reviewed 20 January 2013

We celebrated my wife's birthday. It was wonderful, the food was excellent, every dish was special and well done. The music was perfect exactly the way I like it. At the end my wife was given a cake on the house. We will come back...More

Thank SannyRavid
Reviewed 17 December 2012

I was told to go....so i went, now i am telling you to go. this place is awesome, been open 1 year and it isspotless like it was new, the food is amazing and the whole family dynamic working there is refreshing. There were 4...More

1  Thank Andy W
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Restaurant Details

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US$5 - US$20
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 34 corner Avenida 35, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 151 3531
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