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La Frontera

5 Av. Nte, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible39%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (16 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin
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5 Av. Nte, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Warning !!! Stay away from this place unless you don't care about money. I`m not cheap but $10 for margarita at 2PM? Common, what is this town? Manhattan? So my wife and I, two margaritas ( not any big like I saw in Tijuana for...More

Thank michaelfaitl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Frontera is just okay. The food was okay, not bad but not great. The service was friendly, but pretty slow (we were there around 6:30 p.m. and it was not busy ). This was considerably more expensive than any other place we ate at...More

Thank SouthernBeachGirl
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Food was ok, actually the guacamole was really good but alot of places have good guac. The service was just ok. The problem I had is they showed me the exchange rate for paying with USD downstairs at the door but then had a much...More

Thank Hicks B
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

First off, I am glad I didn't check out the reviews before now. The negative marks are surprising. We were lured in for dinner, and were pleased with the results! The service was very friendly and prompt. We had guacamole made at the table and...More

Thank STGChardonnay
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here on our first day so we hadn't had a change to compare prices. We had the mixed Mexican plate for two. The food and service was great but the price tag was a bit much

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Stay well away from here , it's a disgrace, the bill is a total rip off 4 drinks 4 shots and 1 chicken skewer and a glass of orange $120 US , waiter offered one of us cocaine even though we had a child in...More

Thank ssummerskill1971
Reviewed 30 May 2017

What a sham this place is! We ordered 4 cocktails, 4 shots of tequila and chicken kebab & chips and the bill came to $118! the place desn't even have a toilet that flushes and no water came out of the sink. The waiter is...More

Thank britbride
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Awful place. Don't get sucked in by the friendly people at the door. Food is bad and bill was unclear and more expensive than we expected even with prices on the menu??? Took forever to get our food. Never came to see us if everything...More

Thank zoomnik
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious! I got a burrito which was massive definitely getting value for your money! I wondered why guacamole was €5 until they arrived at the table and made it right in front of us, and then I could ask for no coriander as...More

Thank Sally W
Reviewed 10 May 2017

A filet mignon cooked to perfection. Excellent service. A place with a personal touch, an attentive, friendly staff, and praiseworthy food. My father and I were scouting a good place to have dinner on a recent trip to Playa del Carmen. The señor at the...More

Thank dhinojos7
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Av. Nte, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
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