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“Great vegetarian options”
Review of Kaxapa Factory

Kaxapa Factory
Ranked #17 of 1,425 Restaurants in Playa del Carmen
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 5 - US$ 9
Cuisines: Venezuelan
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Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: The flavors of the Venezuelan family in Playa del Carmen, come and enjoy the Venezuelan food dishes, with vegetarian and gluten free options.
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was just as described in menu and full of flavor. Great little shop that is very family friendly. Also- no alcohol is served but they have an array of other fun drinks oncludong fruit juices and rice milk etc.

Thank Sophia V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks to Trip Advisor reviews, we visited Kaxapa for lunch last week for the first time. I have nothing but great things to say about the food, the ambiance and the service. We had not tried Venezuelan food before and we are certainly glad we did this time. Off the main area of Playa, it was in a very pleasant and quiet location. We had a chicken empanada for an appetizer, excellent, one of the best I have ever had. Our 2 main courses were the Pabellon Criollo (the Venezuelan national dish) and the Patacon Pepiado, chicken salad and avocado between 2 fried plaintains. I had the Criollo (stewed shredded beef with rice and black beans) and it was delicious. No alcohol here so we had 2 of the excellent fruit juice options along with our meal. As noted by many other reviews, you get to choose your drink after tasting all 5 of their menu offerings. Both we had were very good. Make sure that the Kaxapa Factory is on your list to try in Playa del Carmen, you will not be disappointed.

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Thank Dave B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a few vegetarian dishes. However they are not vegan friendly. The arepa that was suppose to be vegan, was soaked in butter. After telling them butter was not vegan they didn’t really seem to care that much. And then tried to give js milk candies with the check. SMDH

Thank Derek B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have to admit we're biased! We love the food and the owner/proprietor Jose Ramone is an absolute gem! We travel to Playa Del Carmen regularly and we always look forward to dropping by Kaxapa for a meal and for a chance to catch up with Jose Ramone! The Venezuelan food and beverages are so exotic and tasty and the prices are extremely affordable! You can't miss with this one!

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Thank Paul and Lynn M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything is excellent in this little venezuelan place, loved the service, the food, the place!

A must go in Playa del Carmen if you want to get off busy and touristy 5th avenue!

Thank Andres A
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