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Cocina de Autor - Grand Velas Rivera Maya

Carretera Cancun Tulum Km. 62, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 1 984 877 4400
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good13%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting menu” (7 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
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Carretera Cancun Tulum Km. 62, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

At night one of our favorite dinners was at Concina de Autor And the service staff goes over and beyond, trained so well and made it so much fun! Adelaido and Samir worked as a great team and they truly made us feel party of...More

Thank Brittany B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was fantastic, the staff were perfect and the food exciting. There were many courses, but we were always eagerly awaiting the next one! The food was both beautiful and delicious! We enjoyed it so much we went back again the next night 👌🏼

Thank Laleh A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dining here was a unique experience. This is a tasting menu so each course is either one bite, or a small plate portion to sample. It definitely enough for dinner. Each course was unique and flavorful, and accompanied with a wine that suited the dish....More

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our fifth time eating at this restaurant... for a reason. One doesn't just stay at Gran Velas for the beaches and pools...the dining is beyond 5-star. In fact, Cocina de Autor has a Michelin star, I believe. Anyhoo, tonight's dinner was flawless, absolutely...More

Thank Skiveez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very innovative, and delicious , a "foodie" must, not your steak an potato kind of restaurant. You must have and adventurous palette.

Thank curlydenny70
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Varied, creative and delicious tasting menu with great wine pairings. Unique and beautiful presentations.

Thank D0000000
Reviewed 27 March 2017

For real foodies, you'll love it. For those of us with very simple palates, you'll be disappointed. The chef is creative and talented and takes lots of risk with combinations

Thank twilt2017
Reviewed 7 March 2017

michelin star meals at an all inclusive. Chef Nahum Velasco steals the show with high brow well though out, beautiful and delicious molecular gastronomy fare

Thank ronnie s
Reviewed 18 February 2017

See our review of the Grand Velas for a more detailed review of Cocina Autor - we absolutely loved it and ate there 3 times in a week.

Thank ErkinTO
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Stopped for a quick cocktail late in the evening. Staff came right over and offered a drink with some snacks.

Thank emtpeep
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Jillian R
What is the cost per person to dine at the Cocina de Autor? Thank you.
25 April 2016|
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Cancun Tulum Km. 62, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 1 984 877 4400