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Gluay Maai Thai

Calle 38 Nte | Between 5 Av & El Mar, Playa del Carmen 77720, Mexico
+52 984 803 4625
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (36 reviews)
“curry” (18 reviews)
“rice” (14 reviews)
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Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Calle 38 Nte | Between 5 Av & El Mar, Playa del Carmen 77720, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had some excellent curry here. At the northern end of the 5th Ave pedestrian zone, it's set in a really beautiful area.

Thank Zim1129
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food was fabulous with many unique and nuanced tastes. Staff worked hard to get us seated on a very busy night. Wait was worth it!

Thank KellyBoy309
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This thai restaurant located in nort site of 5th avenue vith 38 street earlier tha food and service was much better

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I made a reservation online for my mothers birthday for a group of 7. Received an email within minutes, confirming the reservation and that they would do "something special" for my mother. We showed up right on time and told them we had a reservation...More

Thank sailork13
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Enjoyed a high-end authentic Thai meal with some great friends. High-end because it is unusual to receive such well prepared and presented cuisine with such good ingredients even at most 5 star restaurants in Thailand. Very impressed. Service staff spot on and knowledgeable. Our table...More

Thank terryo_11
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Delicious thai food in Playa. We had dinner there several times and never have been disappointed. Everything is fresh, tasty, at the very good price. Service is fast. It's located in a quiet street so you can enjoy a nice romantic dinner on the terrace,,....More

Thank Kevinmex450
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Good Thai food, not extraordinary, but nothing wrong with the dishes we tried. They do get busy at night.

Thank AnneL5
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Great Thai food at reasonable prices in a tropical garden setting. The food has always been consistently delicious and the staff always friendly. Being located just off Fifth Avenue on a quiet street is always a plus for us along with the good lighting. The...More

Thank nyc2vin
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Really flavoursome Thai food. We loved every dish we tried. Great service. It's in a lively street front location.

Thank stpe
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We just arrived in PDC and luckily picked this spot 1/2 block off 5th Ave. Chicken Coconut soup, Fried rice w pineapple along w Masanan. All yummy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 38 Nte | Between 5 Av & El Mar, Playa del Carmen 77720, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 4625
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Authentic Thai food at the best place of the Mexican Caribbean, but with the privacy of a nice terrace. Our chef is from thailand and he loves what he does.
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