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Byblos

Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 1790
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“escargot” (33 reviews)
“duck” (17 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, French, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our favorite restaurant in Playa. We've been coming here for nearly a dozen years and we are never disappointed. The food is superb, the service is excellent and the experience is always wonderful. This place is a must.

Thank garlicshrimp
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We went and food was ok, not great,bad pasta and cold dishes.. the problem basically was two flying cockroaches and a very dirty bathroom - very- someone did not flush and no one cleaned up for hours. Eventually the owner that was also our waiter...More

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byblosrivieramaya, Owner at Byblos, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

I am very sorry . BUT: For the bathroom, I am sorry , but if you had told us someone would have gone immediately to clean. We cannot stay there and check everytime some one comes out. You would feel incomfortable also if we did...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I have NEVER liked escargot, I used to believe you should never eat a gastropod, until now! The escargot was firm but not chewing and the flavor was wonderful. They have a 250 pesos (15.00 dollars American) menu with appetizer, entree and dessert. Right off...More

Thank Annette_GT
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Ate here tonight just before 7:30pm so qualified for the fixed price three course menu (inc. glass of wine). The food was just wonderful yet so simple. Fantastic value for money.

Thank Comet4B
Reviewed 11 May 2017

There were three of us. My wife had a French fish dish, I had Leek and Potato soup and risotto, and our friend had spaghetti and meatballs. All were great, the house wine was cheap and good. The service was excellent and atmosphere was good,...More

Thank RecentlyRetired08
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We went Byblos for a dinner, we enjoyed it very much. The food was great and the owner is very kind. Highly recommended!

Thank Shachar E
Reviewed 15 April 2017

My friend and I went here on our first night in Playa and were very impressed with the food and service. Delicious betebel (beet) salad, my friend even liked it, and he hates beets! Perfectly cooked filet and wonderful wine.

1  Thank Redfishbluefish
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A beautiful French restaurant in Playa. Reasonably priced, great food and a pretty good wine list. The owner Cristian was very attentive and knowledgeable and the meal would compare with anything in the States. Reserve ahead and enjoy a great meal away from the maddening...More

Thank gmcc55
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We heard about this restaurant from some people we meet from N.H. we deceided to give it a try. Well some of the best food we had in a long time. we were tried of the Mexican food (sorry) but we wanted to try something...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Been here 10 years and this was our first time at Byblos. We live in Franc, but this was better than most restaurants we eat at in France. I had oyster's, my wife foie gras, then the duck and shared the combined apple strudel, tarte...More

Thank 190759Sue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$60
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Wednesday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Thursday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Friday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Saturday
3:00 PM - 11:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue 10 Corner of 24th Street | Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 1790
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