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Carboncitos

4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1382
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (183 reviews)
“shrimp” (131 reviews)
“guacamole” (114 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Mexican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Carboncitos is a must stop whenever we're in PDC. Some of the best Mexican and Mayan food in town. The Tikin Xic and shrimp flambe' are favorites. The staff was especially helpful during our last visit.More

Thank GBCamp
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for this kind review that is so important because you touched on something most people do not know...that we have an authentic Yucatecan menu. We love that we are a "must stop" for you and that is our goal with everyone who come...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

After eating at one place that had cool atmosphere, but horrible food this place was a welcome experience! More family than party style atmosphere, but we liked that. Very good food and drinks at a price you expect in the tourist area. Also very exceptional...More

Thank alliePB1602
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for this important review! We are sorry you had a bad experience before us but we are glad tha twe were able to give you good memories form your visit with us. Every review is so important to us and awe appreciate the...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We were visiting Playa on a very rainy night, but it was the kids birthday, so the weather was less important that the need to celebrate a 9th birthday. Carboncitos was nearly empty when we arrived, and we were the only ones there as the...More

Thank Dines_out_regularly
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for this incredible review! We love that we were able to help you pull of that very important birthday celebration! Your review is so important because it shows that we are kid friendly, as well as, adult friendly! Thank you for the time...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I usually don't write reviews however on this occasion I felt I should as my experience dinning here seems to differ from most of the other reviews on TA. I live in Playa and have read many reviews about Carboncitos with the majority saying how...More

Thank Dean G
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dean, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. Although your review is not what we are aiming for we do take all reviews seriously and we always do our best to help create a great dining experience or be it try...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a recent trip to Playa Del Carmen our family stopped by Carboncitos for a quick bite before heading back to Cozumel. To our surprise the food was delicious. If you like queso flamiado you will love it there. All the meals ordered were perfect....More

Thank Maribel M
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy that you were able to visit before going back to Cozumel. Thank you for mentioning Yrineo and our service. We hope you will visit more often! We invite you to stay with us in our Hotel Cielo on your next visit to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to Carboncitos every time we visit Playa del Carmen ! Every time has been great . Last night I had a shrimp dinner that was delicious. The presentation was great! Cooked in front of our table ! Great place !!More

Thank Gerri1124
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so honored that you come to visit us so frequently! Honestly, to us, repeat customers are the best compliment! Thank you so much for writing this review! We know we will see you again soon! We hope that you will continue to try...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a recent trip to Playa del Carmen my family and I tried this restaurant. And boy am I glad we did! As a professional chef from Long Island, NY, I can say it’s worth the trip into town, even if you’re staying at one...More

Thank Danielle G
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

This is an amazing review for us! We so appreciate you mentioning details to our audience. It is quite the honor to get such a raving review from a professional chef from NY! You really emphasized the dishes we had and that we have a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place to eat while in Playa Del Carmen! Must visit spot for sure!!! Amazing from the food to the drinks to the ambiance! Staff was so friendly as well.More

Thank Thomas G
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind words to share with the community here on TripAdvisor. We appreciate you taking the time to do this for us. We believe word of mouth and recommendations are the best way to get the word out! We invite...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service, food and drinks for a good price. We had tacos, enchiladas and margaritas for a late afternoon lunch during Happy Hour. Can't wait to go there again on our next trip.More

Thank NorthwestCoaster
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

we love and will accept "outstanding"! Thank you for sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor audience. We are very happy that you came by and enjoyed our Happy Hour. We certainly hope to see you again soon! We invite you to stay with us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had one day in Playa del Carmen and found Carboncitos on Tripadvisor, was very pleased with my choice. Good food, drinks, service, atmosphere. You def can't go wrong with this place. Thanks to Yrinco for serving me and making it even better!!More

Thank neliysik
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so happy that you found us even if it was for one day! You show the power of the reviews here on TripAdvisor. Thank you for contributing to them. We appreciate the time it took for you to do so. The impact is...More

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Sandy F
18 February 2018|
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Response from HotelCielo | Property representative |
No, I am sorry we do not.
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Carrie R
4 February 2018|
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Response from Liz H | Reviewed this property |
Carrie, I did not see the Dish being physically served, however, I know for a fact that, of they are asked kindly, they will serve just as you want your order. I personally do not like green peppers as much, I asked them... More
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Lo11
24 October 2017|
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Response from rasshp | Reviewed this property |
I only went in for a meal so cannot say.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1382
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Description
****** We Do Not Accept Credit Cards ******Carboncitos serves authentic Mexican, Mayan, Charcoal Grilled Steaks & Seafood at an attractive price. Be it breakfast, lunch, happy hour, or dinner; it's the consistently delicious meals served that keeps guests returning again and again.
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