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Langosteria Maya Restaurant

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Avenue 30 Frente Centro Comercial Mega | Colonia Gonzalo Guerrero, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1037
11:00 - 11:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 11:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A little outside the most touristic aerea, this place is worth a visit. Food is typically Mexican and seafood is very good. It is one of the real Mexican places I found in Playa. Service is also very good. Overall a must, in my opinion.

Thank Lubeck93
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Off the beaten path across from Mega we found this place that is prob favored more by the locals. Lobster entree USD $15. Homemade guac and cerviche. Would certainly go back.

Thank Go-GBP
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This authentic Mexican seafood restaurant is off the beaten path (5th Ave) by several blocks but worth the walk! Our concierge recommended it or we would not have chosen this restaurant from among the hundreds that are available in Playa del Carmen but we are very glad we did. The atmosphere is simple but welcoming in an open Palapas style... More 

Thank kayjayskay
Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We have an interesting challenge in finding eating places that do a good job of offering selections for both my wife (vegetarian) and me (basically anything else. This little seafood restaurant is just across from the popular Mega supermarket. Both of us really enjoyed the food and helpful service when we stopped. When I asked about the catch of the... More 

Thank Carlton O
Wasco, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We had the fresh fish (sea bass) suggested by the owner and chef. They had several preparations - can't recall which one we had, but it was excellent! Fast, super friendly service.

Thank David B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Playa is our home away from home. If we don't want tacos and mom isn't cooking, we head to Pesca! Popular place for the snowbirds, permanent residents and anyone wanting to stay away from 5th!

Thank MichDK1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We ate some soft tacos, it came with guacamole and some sauces. The beef and vegetables were good. Our waiter Carlos was very nice to us!

Thank Jasmin T
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We came here as we had heard some good things about this restaurant. The seafood is mostly fresh (thus not frozen). In fact, the waiters will tell you if a certain fish filet is sourced frozen. This is good practice. We selected shrimp cocktail as a starter. It was very good, but not exceptional. As a main course, we selected... More 

Thank shibaat
Duvall, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

We had a birthday celabration here with 11 guest. Steak and Lobster, Fresh fillet of local fish, Giant prawns, salads, drinks, service, all good. Ask about the catch of the day. Right across from Mega on 30th. Away from the crowds on 5th. A pleasent surprize!

Thank jimandsusan
Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Not crowded, get the whole fish...incredible. Off the busy streets of 5th avenue in Playa Del Carmen, you would never stumble upon it.

Thank anthburg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:00
11:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue 30 Frente Centro Comercial Mega | Colonia Gonzalo Guerrero, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1037
Langosteria Maya Restaurant Founded in October 2005, our menu offers the highest quality in Seafood fres co day. Prepared with a good flavor and magical touch of our chef combined with the personal attention of its owner in order to satisfy the most discerning palates. In our cellar we have an extensive collection of national and international wines. The main hall has a palapa waterfall garden terrace that blends a fresh and pleasant environment to make your stay a pleasant ...

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