The best restaurants on Fifth Avenue

Being in Playa del Carmen and not visiting Fifth Avenue, it's like not having gone to Playa del Carmen; It is not in vain that this street is one of the most visited points by Mexicans and foreigners.

During the day, Fifth Avenue is an ideal place to buy handicrafts, taste a delicious artisanal ice cream and try drinks made with cocoa, and in the late afternoon or evening, you can go to any of its restaurants and spend an incredible evening accompanied by a glass of wine.

Oh La La!

Publish couple Oh Lala! south Mercredi November 9, 2016

Chef George's talent has led to the restaurant Oh La La! to get the Travelers Choice Award 2014 as the best restaurant in Playa del Carmen and, what is more important, it is a favorite of the guests who have visited it.

With its international menu and totally fresh local products, you can taste flavors from all over the world, such as Thai or Nordic salads, its famous butter tuna or Madras curry with scented jasmine rice that will make you believe in love at first sight .

Average price per person: 1,000 MXN

La Fishería, Fifth Avenue

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You could not miss the restaurant of the renowned Mexican chef Aquiles Chavez, a concept of seafood in typical Mexican dishes, such as chicharrón tuna toast, shrimp tortilla or even octopus tacos.

On the other hand, food is not the only thing that will catch you from The Fishery, Well, the service they offer is totally up to the dishes. The waiters were infected by the sense of humor and charisma of the Tabasco Aquiles Chavez, so they will attend you with all the care so that your meal or dinner is as pleasant as possible.

Average price per person: 450 MXN


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If we told you that you can dine in an elegant but modern restaurant located inside a cenote over 10,000 years old, would you believe it?

Well, it is precisely what you will find if you visit Alux, a restaurant with contemporary Mexican cuisine with pre-Hispanic touches; Among the star dishes are the lobster xtabentún, tizic deer or wild boar with peanuts ... A delight!

Alux is not located exactly on Fifth Avenue, but it is very close.

Average price per person: 700 MXN

The Chango Cave

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This beautiful place will help you spend a relaxing afternoon, surrounded by greenery and delicious dishes.

The food is natural Mexican, and if you are going to have breakfast they will offer you some of their natural juices and fresh fruit. They constantly change the menu so every time you go you will discover something new.

In the Cueva del Chango they have dishes suitable for vegetarians or gluten-free.

Average price per person: 100 - 400 MXN (depending on whether you have breakfast, lunch or dinner).