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Po Thai Restaurant

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North Avenue 10 | Down Town Between 14 and 14 Bis, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 0960
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16:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Waterford, Canada
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85 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stop there on the way back from Playacar one night. My daughter and I were talking about thai food for 2 days when we realized we had one 2 steps from our hotel El Tukan. We took a take out as per we were very tired and full of sand. It was great... one of the best thai resto... More 

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2 Thank Annie0879
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This resto is awesome! You will find authentic Thai food with the most amazing flavours. The service is also excellent. They are very friendly and very accommodating when it comes to make adjustments according to your taste. Alex is very professional!

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2 Thank hfattah .
Montreal, Canada
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Po Thai is a fantastic Thai restaurant in Playa del Carmen! The best pad thai i've eaten in my life so far, it was an explosion of flavor in my mouth! My boyfriend had another dish served in a carved pineapple and it was excellent as well. The service was great, friendly and fast. A great experience in a small... More 

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1 Thank Denis P
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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109 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been in Mexico for a year and lived in Thailand when I was young. Other then a little issue when I first got there where they did not make my food spicy like I asked everything was awesome (they took it back and quickly fixed it). From the peanut sauce to the rice everything was very good and... More 

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1 Thank Theullrich
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fabulous experience!! As lovers of thai food we have been searching for an authentic thai restaurant and we have finally found the one. They even cultivate the species and herbs here themselves to secure the pure original flavors. The service was fantastic, but the food was fabulous. We travel and study a lot and even we are not professional... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best meal we ate while on vacation. Walk the 1 block from 5th Ave - you won't be disappointed. Great food, really personal service and great tasting drinks (best mojito I had).

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1 Thank Dan R
Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Excellent flavours, service and all else. It's not easy to find an authentic Thai taste here but Po has it going on! Highly recommend the red curries and the mango sticky rice - tastes just like it does in Thailand!

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1 Thank Majce011
Sugar Land, Texas
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Came here and had a tasty meal one night away from the all inclusive stay. It a small place but they had good service and the food was pretty good. they have quite a variety and can make food thats good for vegetarians and meat eaters alike. We preferred the chicken over the beef dishes. They also have beer, wine... More 

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1 Thank funk74
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Ate here three times during my 2 week stay in Playa. Food was very yummy. Cappuccino was fab. Soups were incredible. Quant patio and limited seating inside.

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Akron, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

One block up from 5th avenue is a string of restaurants, this was our pick.. very nice. The hostess spoke very good English, the place is small and food was good. Our choice was spicy noodles with beef and Singha beer.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Avenue 10 | Down Town Between 14 and 14 Bis, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 0960
Description
Its a warm and small restaurant where you can find the authentics flavors of thailand by the best thai chef in playa del Carmen.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?