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Kartabar Restaurant and Lounge - CLOSED

12th Street And 1st Ave., Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 2228
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
2 Nov 2014
“Fun place to get the party started!”
15 Sep 2014
“Great place to unwind”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
12th Street And 1st Ave., Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 November 2014

As we were wandering down the main club street being accosted by everyone to come into different clubs and bars we decided to stop into Kartabar to start the night, at 10pm or so. It's a comfortable place with nice couch type seating in sectional...More

Thank DallasRdWarrior
Reviewed 15 September 2014

The servers are very attentive to your needs Food is good Great place to make friends with the locals and new tourist types alike

Thank Al J
Reviewed 28 June 2014 via mobile

We had a nice dinner. The Lebanese taco was awesome except they didn't have hummus and a few other items because they are changing their menu soon. Drinks were nice. Service was intense, in a good way. You did not have to wait for anything...More

1  Thank jennyanvari
Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

Located in a super hip area of Playa, expensive drinks are expected. However, being served a vodka martini made of water and olive juice (NO vodka) is never acceptable. The waiter was very polite and tried to explain that he watched our drinks "get made"....More

Thank NOLAura504
Reviewed 2 February 2014

Went for a meal whilst on holiday the service was good and food was very tasty not eaten much Middle Eastern food but was pleasantly surprised how nice it was.I would deffinatly go back when I next visit Mexico.

Thank lyndylou63
Reviewed 25 February 2013

went Friday night after looking at the website and being a lover of middle eastern food. The menu was totally different than advertised as was the pricing. A Lebanese restaurant without beef or lamb kabobs is like an Italian restaurant without pasta. The wine list...More

2  Thank kek128
Reviewed 12 January 2013

Great drinks and great sishas to smoke "healthly". A paradise in the middle of craziness! Nice people, charming atmosphere. Ideal place to start your night or as a chill out moment during the day.

1  Thank Laiss
Reviewed 9 January 2013

Huge cocktail list and fun hookah smoking, top notch people watching in the club center of PDC. Would definitely return.

1  Thank hellolizzie3
Reviewed 8 November 2012

Wonderful late evening food! Tasty food and great service! Really enjoyed the people watching as well.

1  Thank Anywhereworld
kartabar r, Director General at Kartabar Restaurant and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2012

Thanks, we strive every day to give the best in service and quality in our food

Reviewed 28 August 2012

I visited here (twice) after walking a bit down the busy street it was on and receiving many other competitor offers for hookahs. So glad we walked further! Both nights had a great DJ playing and large, comfortable sofas. Very loungey, great environment to relax...More

1  Thank Erin R
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12th Street And 1st Ave., Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 2228
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