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Canibal Royal

48th North St & Mar Caribe | Col. Colosio Between Flamingo & Albatros Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 169 2807
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Fusion, Mexican, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
48th North St & Mar Caribe | Col. Colosio Between Flamingo & Albatros Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We are repeated customers of this place and we enjoy a lot coming here at least once a month. We love the food and the drinks (Pulpo Rey our favorite) and the service is always (except the last time) the best service we can ask...More

1  Thank Ivan D
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My wife and I just got back from our annual PDC trip and one of the first places we went was the Canibal Royal. Great food, drinks, great places to lounge on the beach, get in and swim, people watch and enjoy a day in...More

Thank musictraveler40
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We ate here during our first night in Playa because we were so tired from the travel. What a pleasant surprise that the service was good and the food was good as well. Nothing fancy here as it's a beach bar, but the menu is...More

Thank HoltED
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Great location and ambiance. Live dj plays on weekends. I found this place to be great value for what you get. We went three times for lunch. Just go.

Thank ejfudd
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

El lugar está bonito, la comida está súper mala. Worst food ever its expensive and nothing we ordered was tasty don't waste your money

Thank Paola Z
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

First time for myself, 100th time for my boyfriend. It' was amazing. We sat upstairs, the view is beautiful and the food is incredible. We had two natural drinks, "king" pulpo, deep fried shrimp and the shrimp burgers (which were wrapped in rice paper) .....More

1  Thank hayl23_xo
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the view from the patio. The breeze coming in was perfect. We liked the pizza. The guac had lots of lime.

Thank Shayla K
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We visited for lunch with a party of 11, and we were so impressed with the view and excellent service. We were able to stay and spend some time on the beach as well. The food selection was good.

Thank EvieDTX
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We have stayed in playa del carmen for 3Weeks and almost spend every day at the Canibal Royal ! The Place is amazingly beautiful the food is great but the really best are the people Working there !!!!!! We feeld like we where friends since...More

Thank kapohb
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We literally sat down here to get a beer to blow off some steam and ordered fish and pork tacos as an afterthought. What. An. Afterthought. The most innovative tacos I've had in Mexico - the fusion combos are great. Even the condiments were knock...More

1  Thank budgetexpert
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2 December 2015|
Response from Dosmojito | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we went there with our 10 year-old.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$53
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48th North St & Mar Caribe | Col. Colosio Between Flamingo & Albatros Street, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 169 2807
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Playas newest beach club, with a 1950´s Brazilian inspired arquitecture, breathtaking views and a wide selection of gener-crossing eclectic music from around the globe, is the perfect location to get a taste of the Caribbean. It´s menu brings dishes that are the favorites of coastal regions from around the world. Mediterranean, Brazilian, Peruvian Caribbean, African and of course Mexican. with a focus on seafood and the unique Tarte Flambee from the wood-burning oven.
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