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El Muelle Restaurant

5th Ave And 32nd St, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 984 803 0073
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (67 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (38 reviews)
“hogfish” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
5th Ave And 32nd St, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 437 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed two meals at this delightful restaurant on 5th avenue. Carlos seated at late at closing when we were tired. Eliver blessed us with excellent service two nights later. We were not disappointed on our return. Seafood soup, ceviche and seafood pot were favourites.

Thank martinray2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner with excellent service. We ordered the Fettuccine with fresh grilled seafood and Ahi Tuna. Both beautifully plated and delicious. We will highly recommend and will definitely return.

Thank Deb P
Reviewed 3 days ago

we had to book because the night before they told us it was full, so we had to postpone the fish dinner the next day. the staff is kind. the fish is fresh and the waiters show it to you before cooking. I took an...More

Thank sammetta
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place to dine. Very fresh seafood. Just avoid sitting under the thatch roof if heavy rain is in the forecast.

1  Thank Laurel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fried seafood was AMAZING! Lightly battered, crispy but felt light. The filled squid was also super tasty. Octopus salad was very good. Grilled seafood and grilled snapper were spectacular. This restaurant should be number 1 in Playa del Carmen. I would highly recommend this place...More

1  Thank Erichan1109
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service were both brilliant and we couldn't have asked for a better meal. The tuna tartare starter was divine! Food came out really quickly, the mains actually arrived while we were still eating our starters, but the staff were happy to take the...More

1  Thank Victoria S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our second visit to El Muelle. Last year my wife and I enjoyed dinner there and this year we went back with a party of eight. We were even more impressed with both the food and service plus we met the owner and...More

2  Thank Bruce O
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great dinner (fast service, which is not usual for Playa restaurants), with bottle of rose wine and oven baked yellow tailsnapper. Just delicious, and highly reccomended. Enjoy!

1  Thank TeddyKgb S
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is on the 5th Ave. Fish is definitely fresh and well cooked. I had the catch of the day grilled with some vegetables.. it was delicious. The price is definitely affordable.

1  Thank sissicatla
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Restaurant is located on north end of 5th but worth the walk. Great seafood platter and octopus entree. Service is very attentive and friendly. Great sidewalk cafe ambience without the tourist distractions.

1  Thank VanillaAce
Jeannelicet R, Gerente at El Muelle Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you for your comment and your visit.we hope to see you again. Regards !!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 20
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Ave And 32nd St, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 0073
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Description
Always fresh food directly from the sea. In the Muelle you will find the best of the sea always fresh with the traditional flavor. Reservation required. Chef owner. Closed Mondays , Lunes Cerrado
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