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Gautama - CLOSED

Av Benito Juarez | Av Juarez entre 5ta y Playa-Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 0066
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
2 Apr 2014
“Great place to relax, eat and people watch”
1 Apr 2014
“Good meal ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Asian, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Av Benito Juarez | Av Juarez entre 5ta y Playa-Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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11 - 20 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 29 July 2013

Every visit is a unique experience at Gautama. The menu is varied, with tons of selection. The food is prepared fresh as you order and they are happy to make adjustment depending on your needs. As someone with food allergies, finding a great restaurant can...More

Thank Melinda W
Reviewed 24 July 2013

What more can I really say about Gautama? Well, the food is amazing and at a great price, one of my favorites is the spring rolls. The decor and ambiance of the restaurant is beautiful and it's right nest to the park and beach. However...More

Thank josh32469
Reviewed 16 July 2013

I've had several things off the menu now and it's been very good each time. Nice atmosphere and great service. I always make a point of stopping here.

Thank TW376
Reviewed 10 May 2013

This was our first visit to Gautama and while the location was convenient and the service was friendly, the food wasn't quite as good as we had hoped. We had ordered chicken tacos, but they were out of chicken and substituted steak arrechara, at the...More

Thank DixieLB
Reviewed 3 May 2013

I visited Playa del Carmen for the first time a couple of days ago and was amazed by the excellent service bring by the whole crew at Gautama! They made me feel like at home, their warmth and hospitality was one of the kind, food...More

Thank Laugm22
Reviewed 27 March 2013

While checking out a few beach bars/restaurant, we came across the Gautama. What a great find! The atmosphere & service was very good and we had a GREAT time! The bartender was very friendly and very accomodating to our group. The music was SO great!...More

Thank smccoy4586
Reviewed 22 March 2013

Gautama is hands down the best local restaurant in Playa. The staff is extremely friendly, caring and they do everything they can to take care of you. They have excellent food and a wide variety of it. I've been here more times than I've been...More

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 22 March 2013

The environment is very laid back, shorts are very acceptable, however, do not let that fool you the food is top quality. We spent the entire evening with yummy food, cold drinks, and making new friends. I would highly recommend this place to both locals...More

Thank FoodLover82_10
Reviewed 17 March 2013

First of all it's good to know that this restaurant is not where it's indicated on tripadvisor's map. It's actually near the beach opposite of the little church as another reviewer mentioned. We came here with a party of 8 and were not happy with...More

Thank ivarvd
Reviewed 27 February 2013

this place is a strange mixture of asia and mexico. The atmosphere looks nice and the bartender very available. We had some margarithas and the dinner went on the road ! All we ate was pretty well, especially the rice and something like deep fried...More

Thank luca s
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av Benito Juarez | Av Juarez entre 5ta y Playa-Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 0066
  • E-mail
"DE FACIL EJECUCION SON LAS COSAS NOCIVAS Y DAÑINAS. LO BUENO Y BENEFICIOSO ES VERDADERAMENTE DIFICIL DE HACER"BUDDHA.Esta gran sabiduria la utilizamos para crear este nuevo gran concepto en Playa del Carmen llamado......GAUTAMA
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