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Los Rancheros

££ - £££
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
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5th Avenue Between 6 And 8 Street | Inside Plaza Marina Mall., Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 5455
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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60 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My family visited this restaurant at the recommendation of our tour guide. The waiter made a recommendation for a dish to share for our family and so we agreed. He said it would be $40. This already seemed a little pricey for what we were ordering as we just had a shared plate for a family of 4 and no... More 

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Beavercreek, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent food and service. Had lunch here on a day trip to Playa del Carmen. Nice view on the balcony and food was great. Nice place to eat and take a break from shopping for souvenirs on our trip to Riviera Maya. The decor was so colorful and had a nice quaint Mexican flair.

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Thank Della Marie Z
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went here with friends last week, had a sharing combo which was quite expensive, waiter was very pushy, we chose a bottle of Merlot from the wine list and he said, no not that one its a house wine, you want this one, which was 300 pesos dearer! We insisted that we like merlot, he got very stroppy that we... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had dinner here and were very pleased. The Mahi Mahi was excellent. Our waiter Umberto was great and so was the Mariachis.

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Thank dseid10
Winnipeg, Canada
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63 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Overpriced, my margarita tasted like mint mouthwash, food was extremely bland and lacked toppings or sides. Nachos were just chips, refried beans, cheese and meat, cheese enchilada was literally just cheese and sauce in a tortilla. Bathrooms had no lights on, no one could find a light switch.

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was convenient to our condo and enjoyed the seafood and Mexican food. Ate there several times. Will be back

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here for just drinks & ended up having the most amazing guacamole ever! It was made at our table with by our fab waiter & was definitely the best of our holiday. I ordered a margarita that was brought to me on the waiters head. We definitely had a fun hour in here & wish we went back... More 

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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to be honest, I typically avoid places like this as I live in Playa and don't spend much time on 5th. However, my bestie was in town and demanded a margarita after shopping in Paseo del Carmen. The waitstaff was very attentive and even entertaining as one waiter brought our margarita out on his head, lol. We weren't... More 

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Arthur, Ontario
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my sisters and son here to celebrate my husband. This was his favorite place in Playa. They were all impressed with the experience and we walked away full and happy.

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Penticton, Canada
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & son & I ate lunch there today & was great to sit in the patio style restaurant. We had the lunch special that fed us all . Beef , chicken & chorizo sausage - tortilla shells make your own tacos & fajitas. The guacamole was made fresh at the table ( omg ) simply amazing . Thanks... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5th Avenue Between 6 And 8 Street | Inside Plaza Marina Mall., Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 5455

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?