We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mom’s Bar and Restaurant

Privada 4 Norte 30 | Mom's Hotel, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 100 5685
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
American, Bar, Pub, International
Privada 4 Norte 30 | Mom's Hotel, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (124)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Went there on a Friday night at 6 PM and were virtually the only ones there. They only take cash and the menu was not as extensive as I had seen on other posts. We both had the hamburgers, which were very tasty, and being...More

Thank Chuck F
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Get the ribs with mashed potatoes and gravy! After watching videos of Mom's on YouTube, this was a must-stop on our family trip and it did not disappoint. Prices were more than fair and food was delicious. Cool hangout on second level a short walk...More

Thank Gary A
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I came here for a drink and a bite because I heard the vibe was great and it didn't disappoint. I had the chicken fried chicken and mashed potatoes which was delicious. The best part was the friendly staff. Ingrid was attentive, funny, and beautiful!...More

Thank Glensaunders
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The food and service was great! Had the ribs and they were perfect. Also the prices were very good. Will be back next year.

Thank Stan1960
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Moms is a great place to meet up with friends or meet new people. The staff are friendly, fun and good at their jobs. The food at Mom's is comfort, home cooked meals that are good every time. The menu is diverse, fills you up...More

Thank cathy B
MOMS1, Owner at Mom’s Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Hola Cathy and thank you so much for this beautiful review. I am super happy to read this and that you found your home away from your home. It's always nice to have the snowbirds during the "winter" time .... Looking forward to see all...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

You won't find any Mexican food here. My girl had ribs and I had a great steak. Great choice for when you just don't feel like any more Mexican food. Great WIFI

Thank Theullrich
MOMS1, Owner at Mom’s Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Awesome my friend. We are glad that you enjoyed your Dinner @ MOM'S and hope to see you soon again ... Jürgen Janz. Owner

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I was a bit sick of Mexican food. This was awesome! Homemade mashed, Ribs, and pulled pork. Definitely a winner!More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
MOMS1, Owner at Mom’s Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2017

Great. This is the whole idea of our concept and it works. I am so glad to read that. Playa is loaded with great Restaurants and places to eat. We found our niche and thanks to people like you we have our clients who appreciate...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Went to Mom’s it was a casual, comfortable eatery! The servers and the guests were friendly and open. All but one of us had a great meal. The ribs were moist and pork chops looked amazing after being cooked directly on the grill. It is...More

Thank Doanda
MOMS1, Owner at Mom’s Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Good day Doanda. Thank you for your lovely review. Would you mind sending me a email to momsbarpdc@gmail.com so we could talk about the meal that went wrong? I would love to hear from you. We hope to see you soon and make everything right...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

What a treat !! After being in Playa for a month we were craving some food that tasted like "Home". I had mashed potatoes and breaded porkchop. My husband had the BBQ ribs. I can not begin to tell you how much we enjoyed our...More

Thank McCauley204
MOMS1, Owner at Mom’s Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are happy that you enjoyed your visit and your intention to come back. You are welcome any time. With kindest regards. Jurgen Janz. Owner

Reviewed 26 March 2017

We found ourselves returning to this strange little upstairs restaurant in Playa once again...in search of their amazing Baby Back Ribs. Such a strange little hole in the wall....such good food. This restaurant is the personal playground to it's owner who seems to be always...More

1  Thank Ron T
Nearby Restaurants
Le Lotus Rouge
197 reviews
.16 km away
El Taco Mexicano
29 reviews
.11 km away
Kava Kasa - The Root to Happiness
73 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Explora Mexico Riviera Maya
409 reviews
.24 km away
Playa Scuba Dive Center
794 reviews
.35 km away
The Snorkel Shop
396 reviews
.27 km away
Freeway Scuba Diving
91 reviews
.32 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Chuck F
28 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Ron T | Reviewed this property |
I can honestly say that I don't know. I always pay in pesos in Mexican restaurants.....I suspect they do, but many, many, many of our friends do not use credit cards.
12 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from MOMS1 | Property representative |
Hola Amigo, Our Poker nights are Tuesday and Thursday around 5 pm. Looking forward to see you there ...
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, International
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Privada 4 Norte 30 | Mom's Hotel, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 100 5685
  • E-mail
MOM'S BAR & RESTAURANT is a place for the local Ex Pats living permanent in Playa del Carmen and steady repeat customers from North America and Europe who spend the winter here. Tourists are welcome. We are running a small operation with MOM'S Classics and add a few specials every week to keep it interesting. Most dinner specials run for 95 Pesos. We are open Monday to Friday from 4:00 pm till 11:00 pm. Our prices are moderate, the food is excellent, the drinks are strong and the service is personal.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing