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Madrez! Cafe

Calle 8 Between Beach and 5th Av, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 214 3030
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle 8 Between Beach and 5th Av, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had the waffles with fruit and Greek yogurt, and WOW were these good! They do this thing where they ferment the yeast (no boxed batter here), which makes them a bit sour. It sounds weird, but it works. It's suppose to make the waffles...More

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I live in playa but never came to this Amazing little place until now. I will definitely come back many many times. The place is comfortably small, with high chairs looking to the blue Caribbean and the food is beyond tasty!!!

Thank Firito
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had breakfast here one morning based on the wonderful reviews we saw. We were a little worried since it's in the middle of a very touristy area (not our jam), but we were really happy with the food!

1  Thank Amy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great find in Playa! The food was amazing. We had the veggie bagel which was so fresh and served with a sauce that had just the right “kick” to it and a bowl of fresh fruit that was all sweet and delicious. And...More

Thank Valerie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super nice and welcoming service, great coffee and bagel! Highly recommend if you want easy breakfast. Location is also great- shady and you can see a bit of the sea! Go and enjoy!

Thank Tal Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Madrez cafe is the perfect hole in the wall breakfast place in Playa del Carmen. It has one 4-topper table and a number of counter top seats. The food is flavorful with focus on high quality - not quantity. There's a reason it stays busy....More

Thank BackPacker770810
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We would like to recommend Madrez cafe. Food is just delicious. Service is very nice and helpful. It was great start of beautiful day!

Thank joanna410
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Literally my favorite place in Playa. I have been at least five times. The waffle is to die for!!!! Taste is amazing, and staff is so nice.

Thank Allison J
Reviewed 14 September 2018

We are in Playa over 20 weeks a year and dine out most meals. Actually saw the reviews on TA and because we were walking 5th earl, decided to give it a try. Now one of our favorite breakfast spots. My wife had one of...More

Thank rasvideo
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We had the savoury waffle, it was amazing, well cooked and the coffee was of high quality too .. highly recommended

Thank SaraR2809
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June J
27 February 2018|
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Response from jendeleon | Reviewed this property |
I didn't have the maple syrup at this restaurant. Lol but I did have it at another restaurant in Playa. I'm from Sherwood Park originally. 😀
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 8 Between Beach and 5th Av, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 214 3030
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