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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
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (182 reviews)
“shrimp” (123 reviews)
“guacamole” (104 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Mexican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small little cozy street side Cafe with awesome service and yummy tacos! One of our first places to eat outside of our resort and I left so full. Definitely check this place out!More

2  Thank MellyVT
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review! We are so glad you came upon us and were able to share us in your Playa memories. We hope that your review touches other Trip Advisor peers ad that they, too, get to share us in their...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 11 booked our Christmas dinner here based on the excellent Trip Advisor reviews. There are some great things about this place; the staff, the location and general vibe of the place, but the food is trapped in a 90’s idea of American...More

2  Thank Jennifer W
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jenifer, my name is Steven, I am one of the owners here at Carboncitos and I just wanted to thank you personally for taking the time to write your review. Although this is not the kind of review we like to receive we do...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding food, we ate there twice and it was our best meals during our week in Playa del Carmen. The wait staff are very attentive.More

2  Thank Steen J
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the time in writing this review. We are so pleased you had such a great experience with us. Our best compliment is when people come back to eat with us several times over their vacation here in Playa del Carmen. We know...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You only need to leave the main road and this charming restaurent with blow you away. I came with my boyfriend . Great service, fresh food, he even taught us how to eat traditionnel maya food. Also the strawberry margarita are a 10/10 Highly recommendMore

1  Thank Xeb e
HotelCielo, Propietario at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the time in writing this review. We are so pleased you had such a great experience with us. Every review we can learn from since there are so many options for you to choose from in Playa del Carmen. We thank you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice on our holiday, both times food was delicious. The menu is varied Mexican , pastas, fish, steaks all is presented well, and delicious . From 4 to 6 is 2 for1 certain drinks great value. Will be back for sure.More

2  Thank D & M B
HotelCielo, Propietario at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this wonderful review! We are thrilled that you were able to spend some time with us and we hope that you will indeed come back soon. We appreciate the time you took to write this review for us. We invite you to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These guys work hard. The meal we had was super, all tasty and fresh. This place does not accept credit cards so bring cash or use the ATM across the street. Happy hour daily at 2 for 1 drinks. We come back time and time...More

1  Thank Motorbragg
HotelCielo, Propietario at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and the time you took to write this review. We are so glad to have your recommendation and hope that we see you again soon. We invite you to stay with us in our Hotel Cielo on your next visit...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Carboncitos was one of the places a fellow Canadian suggested we try out. The food was good, the staff entertaining and efficient and the atmosphere was fun. Two for One Happy Hour from 3-6 was a good deal. We found the food prices very reasonable...More

1  Thank suitscase
HotelCielo, Propietario at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very happy that you found us by a recommendation. So great you were able to enjoy our Happy Hours. Thank you for taking the time to write this so your fellow TripAdvisor peers can see what we are all about. We invite you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got two appetizers and two main dishes that was sufficient for 4 people. The drinks were large and great mango margaritas were excellentMore

Thank Traveler22101
HotelCielo, Propietario at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the time in writing this review. We are so pleased you had such a great experience with us. Every review we can learn from since there are so many options for you to choose from in Playa del Carmen. We thank you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

During our stay at the Rosewood Mayakoba we decided to return to carboncitos because we had such a great time when we were here last year for my company party. We wanted to experience a great Mexican meal in playa del Carmen and we were...More

1  Thank kandelltravel
HotelCielo, Propietario at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a great review! We love when people come back to us. There are so many options of restaurants in Playa del Carmen that for you to come back to us is a big compliment. Thank you for the details and mentioning Luis. Cannot wait...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place with good cocktails. Service was prompt, but they got half of the food order wrong. Flambé table service was unique and entertaining. Fresh made guacamole at the table was superb. Take the upper part of the restaurant for the best view of the...More

1  Thank Wildforestreview
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Wildforestreview, just wanted to thank you personally for taking the time to write your review. Although it is not a review we may like , we do try and learn from from these kind of errors. We would like to take this moment to...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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Darion T
14 June 2017|
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Response from HotelCielo | Property representative |
Thanks SueAnn, we truly appreciate when our guests offer help to future travelers and there is no better advertisement then a satisfied customer... More
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bigdogohle
21 April 2017|
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Response from HotelCielo | Property representative |
Well welcome back, I think I am going to have to send you to another restaurant,.... there are many other restaurants here in Playa del Carmen. LOL We... More
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, 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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