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Los Aguachiles

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Avenue 25 Calle 34, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 1583
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I love this place, delicious salsas, really good tacos, tostadas, octopus, squid, etc. Amazing service and not expensive. Been here a few times and definitely will be here again.

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Thank David R
Mexico City, Mexico
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is 4th time I visir this place And I always keep coming because of the excellent food And service. I usually visit it twice per trip because its so good. Definetly try the shrimp tacos or the smoked tuna tacos. The coconut shrimp starter is a must todo. The aguachiles are all delicious I usually have cayo de hacha.

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Thank Daniela T
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried Los Aguachiles after reading the reviews on the freshness of their seafood and was not disappointed. We ended up here 3 times for dinner and each time received kind service, great food and friendly atmosphere. My favourite dish was the Avocado Aguachiles which had shrimp, scallop and octopus, everything was cooked PERFECTLY - no rubbery seafood here! The... More 

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Thank Mills R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service, food and prices are all exceptional for Playa just off 5th Avenue. All the tacos are amazing but we enjoyed the pork taco which was next level. Anything with shrimp is a winner also. Tasty local beers to wash it all done. The Pescadores Pale Ale from Puerto Morelos is fantastic.

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Thank Scott R
Cleveland, Ohio
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49 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We were quite lucky to find this place. It was close to where we were staying(hyatt grand) and saw quite a few people here with what looked like locals. My wife had really good fish tacos. The grilled octopus was recommended to me and did not disappoint. Quite tasty! I've only had octopus in like a ceviche or cold salad.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We've heard the Los Aguachiles is THE place if you want good, authentic Mexican grub. There are 2 locations in playa with one closer to the centre on Consitutyon and the 2nd a little further out at 34th between 25&30. So we headed out today to the one further from here and we had a deeeelicious lunch. The restaurant itself... More 

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Baja California Sur, Mexico
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Looking for a place to eat some seafood decided to try this place based on its reviews. Honestly was not what our taste buds were craving. My mexican family and I have a true love for seafood and have eaten the best seafood. When we order our chelada and tostadas de camaron, Shrimp tostadas , coconut shrimp was decent. Left... More 

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Valdivia, Chile
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is the place to go, if you want to try a restaurant where the locals go! Great food, good drinks, not overpriced and friendly waiters. Good vibes!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We visit this place while stayin for vacation at playa del carmen my husband was looking for the real mexican food an while walking thru la quinta avenida we spotted this place an asked the locals if they would recomended , they told us we should deff try it so we did. An what a great choice starting from the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Popped over here for lunch the other day while out in PDC. My husband and i both got tacos, a combo of fish and shrimp. Damn this place was good! The tortillas are so delicious and the fish and shrimp so fresh and packed with flavor. We also had a cocktail that was mezcal with fresh orange juice, damn good!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$48
Cuisine
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue 25 Calle 34, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 1583

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?