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La Caprichoza

Avenida 5, Norte 119 | Calle 12 y Calle 14, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 879 4508
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“guacamole” (27 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
“banana foster” (2 reviews)
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Avenida 5, Norte 119 | Calle 12 y Calle 14, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

When we vacation at the Mexican Riviera, we love to come to Playa and hang out on the Pedestrian Street (5th Avenue). One of our favorite restaurants is La Caprichoza. The 2-for-1 margaritas are fabulous, and the guacamole, made table side, is to die for....More

Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was great. You can tell they really try here. Just can't justify the food with the price. Been to various restaurants in Playa for a cheaper price, but higher quality. Wasn't a complete disappointment, but I think the guy on the street reeling...More

Thank cjmhotels
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We came here our first night in Playa, so it is hard to make a comparison. It was mid-week, not busy, so we had attentive waiters. Chicken Caesar salad was made table side, and honestly, the best of what we had. Food was good, lots...More

Thank travelingfamilyx4
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Dined here for lunch and it was thoroughly decent! Daughter raved about her fajitas, my wife's burger was passable and my burrito was good. Had a couple of cocktails, which were delivered on the waiter's head (see photo) and a couple of beers. Really authentic...More

Thank RossMcG666
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Such a disappointment!! Wehave always looked foreward to great food on our visits here but tonight the service was great but the food terrible.I even think the meat was off.What hasn't changed is the bill which still reflects that of an excellent restaurant which sadly...More

Thank jefflizoliver
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Food was average and the atmosphere was cheap. I should have known when I saw the menu offering every possible type of cuisine. You either do a few things well or everything average. I was disappointed they let a photographer come in posing as a...More

Thank CGW1966
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We sat upstairs and had a great view of passersby and a gorgeous tree. We had a ribeye steak and a NY steak, and they were the best steaks we had all vacation. The food was very good, and the staff was attentive. The only...More

1  Thank SnorkelKollie
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

great food, nice staff, affordable prices. we came back twice because it was so great. we ordered seafood and also a meat plate and both were great. they also have a big screen so you get to watch the football game

Thank Rasha I
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is upstairs in a very amazing location on 5th Avenue. Unfortunately the food wasn't so good. We went there on our first night in Playa Del Carmen, so we did not know any better. It seemed a nice place with a nice view...More

Thank cahenri
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Wow!!! I'm sincerely impressed with this small little restaurant upstairs overlooking the Mexican shops on the street below! Such sweet, amazing , fun people who work there with an incredible Mexican feel to the atmosphere and gourmet tastes for everyone! The presentation of the food...More

Thank Nicole N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:45 AM
10:00 AM - 12:45 AM
10:00 AM - 12:45 AM
10:00 AM - 12:45 AM
10:00 AM - 12:45 AM
10:00 AM - 12:45 AM
10:00 AM - 12:45 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 5, Norte 119 | Calle 12 y Calle 14, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 879 4508
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