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La Exquisita de la 38 - CLOSED

Calle 38 nte. entre 5ta Av. y Av. 10 | de 13:00 a 22:00 hrs. Cerramos los sabados, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 148 6543
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
7 Jul 2013
“Where'd it go?”
20 May 2013
“Fantastic food and service”
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Calle 38 nte. entre 5ta Av. y Av. 10 | de 13:00 a 22:00 hrs. Cerramos los sabados, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 7 July 2013

We went back to La Exquisita today as we enjoyed it a lot back in March but arrived at Tortas Sian Ka'an instead. Is this their new name and concept? Cochinita pibil torta was not quite as tasty as we remembered and there weren't any...More

2  Thank Plateaumaman
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Bit late with this, we visited in October 2012 and never got round to writing a review. However, after all these months still craving more of their delicious food we just had to write something! Go here, try everything on the menu! We tried it...More

Thank Happy_Travellers_201
Reviewed 24 April 2013

This is a tiny restaurant on 38th just off Fifth Avenue. They serve delicious and different tacos and burritos. The service was very attentive and informative, which made the experience a cultural lesson as well as a great meal. The price is very reasonable. You...More

Thank Bigapplejds
Reviewed 20 April 2013

One of the pleasures of traveling is to stumble across great eateries and this was definitely the case for us with La Exquisita de la 38!! My wife, two kids and I loved the food here. Very reasonably priced as it is just off the...More

Thank Hamish B
Reviewed 4 April 2013

This restaurant is 20 feet off of 5th avenue so no tourists come here, but they serve amazing tacos and tortas in the traditional Yucatan style. Worth checking out if you're in the area

Thank JV1260
Reviewed 3 April 2013

How could they do this...and why??? I took a friend to La Exquisita this week as I was raving about their burritos. When we ordered we were told that they no longer make them. BIG MISTAKE! I will only return if they put them back...More

Thank Garson H
Reviewed 30 March 2013

Very simple food that mostly involves 3 ingredients with not much oomph or taste. The food was not terrible but was not super tasty either. Portions are very small so it may sound like they are good deals but they are not. The drinks are...More

1  Thank Doctor_CG
Reviewed 22 March 2013

We went for dinner one evening, and were very impressed with the obvious love the owners have for their menu. We tried each of the taco's as well as a burrito (which was a special that evening). Each was delicious in a different way, and...More

Thank Gary L
Reviewed 17 March 2013

The dishes are covered by plastic bags so they don't have to wash them- instead they change the plastic bags Nuff said

1  Thank jeevers1
Reviewed 15 March 2013

My mom and I stopped here one afternoon, after I read so many wonderful things about La Exquisita. I agree that the staff was very helpful and the food was very good. I also like that it's towards the North end of the "strip", because...More

Thank Chesley E
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$2 - US$6
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 38 nte. entre 5ta Av. y Av. 10 | de 13:00 a 22:00 hrs. Cerramos los sabados, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 148 6543
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