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El Emporio - CLOSED

Calle 38 Between 5th & 10th, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
17 Nov 2012
“Great Newcomer”
26 Jun 2011
“Don't be fooled by the empty restaurant...”
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Calle 38 Between 5th & 10th, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Reviewed 17 November 2012

Spotted it early on our trip and the smell from the kitchens BBQ was amazing and noted - it's a new establishment so was a little quiet therefore lacked atmosphere but the waiters were super friendly and assisted us in understanding their menu and correct...More

Thank CLT2012
Reviewed 26 June 2011

Or the lone reviewer that hated it. We ate there at least 10-12 times and we were never disappointed. Seems to me he is the dishonest one. Please try El Emporio and you will not be sorry. The fact that there are not a lot...More

1  Thank brindusa77
Reviewed 12 March 2011

We went to the El Emporio restaurant, based mainly on the two reviews on this site. There we no customers in the restaurant, so we left, being diners who believe a good crowd is a good sign of a good restaurant. However, once again thinking...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 22 February 2011

El Emporio is a fantastic Uruguayan steak house on the north end of town just off 5th Ave. They have a wide selection of fresh Empanadas that are really tasty. The Rib Eyes are out of this world, best I've ever had anywhere and they...More

Thank PlayaJoe
Reviewed 30 December 2010

Walk down La Quinta, a little past the pedestrian part and you will discover a hidden gem. They grill the food outside on a grill, they bring you freshly baked bread with sauces while you wait. The food is fresh and the portions are huge....More

Thank brindusa77
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  • Address: Calle 38 Between 5th & 10th, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
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