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Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant

10th Street And the Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 5738
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“ceviche” (46 reviews)
“wings” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
10th Street And the Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We ate at Zenzi several times while on vacation, it really was our favorite spot. On our first visit our server, Astrid made some great recommendations and we enjoyed the coconut shrimp and fresh fish. They will prepare the fish anyway you like, I wasn't...More

Thank lmvacation
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've been visiting this place for at least 5 years now, maybe more, and I've never been disappointed!!! Besides being very well located, the food they offer is quite nice and enjoyable, specially de Zenzi Ceviche, that's a must if you visit them!!! It's true...More

Thank Alexis G
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your poste. We are happy to hear that we are part of your visits to Playa del Carmen. We hope to be able to welcome you back many more times. We are continuously working on improving the service.... Thanks again!...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had to wait for so long, for our order to come and the staff were rude.My husband asked one of the staff members about the restrooms , he was rude and didn't even cared to reply. We noticed that these people are polite with...More

1  Thank Sangamitra T
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear about your experience at ZENZI. We do not discriminate on where you are from. For us everybody is just as important, tourists or locals. We depend on the locals just as much as we do on the foreigners. Nontheless...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't get any better than Zenzi's for a beach side bar and restaurant in Playa del Carmen! Food is great, bartenders are attentive, and they feature a fun variety of live music nightly. Waitstaff can be a little slow at times, but with that view...More

1  Thank Trish R
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your poste. Happy to hear that you enjoy the VIEW, tha (bar)staff and our live music every day from 5pm - 8pm and from 9pm - 12am. We will be here when you get back! Hope very soon! Saludos, ZENZI...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't tell it's the best place, but has some nice people working for it. Kind waiter and waitress. Food is ok. If you're looking for a nice view, this is not the place, but has some good stuff that makes up for it. It's...More

Thank Alex A
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments on TA - unfortunately the quality of the water and the beach (sea grass some times) is beyond our control. We do clean up the beach every day... But there are some bad and some good days. Luckily...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awsoe place to spend a day on teh beach and a great bar with life music with great vibes and people. I recommend to try the tuna tostadas :)

Thank Angelo G
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much!!! We hope to see you back very soon! Are chicken wings are also very good .... Saludos from the ZENZI TEAM!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here a couple nights ago with my missus, we both loved it! Place was absolutely rammed, food was amazing, live music which was decent and beach seating. I was very impressed and loved this place! The only downfall I would suggest is they don't...More

Thank Frankie C
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your say with us. We hope to be able to welcome you back very soon... I cant promise you that Corona since we are 'married' to Sol ... But...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was Amazing! The tables were right on the beach or you could lay out in a lounge chair. The service was excellent and the food was phenomenal. We ordered coconuts to drink from, Ceviche, Tuna Filet Salad and a Cesar Salad.

Thank Jill E
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much! Very happy to hear that you enjoyed all our Caribbean dishes .... fresh coconuts, fresh ceviche, salads etc ... And of course our beach setting! We hope to see you back very soon! Saludos, ZENZI TEAM

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Zenzi has a beautiful open setting on the beach, with plenty of tables and sofas on the sand to relax and enjoy the view as well as tables around the bar. We came here a few times in the evening for the live music and...More

Thank hkm23
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for your poste. I am very sorry about the waiter leaving the 2 margaritas off the bill.... Do you remember the name of the water or do you still have your ticket? This is not how it should be! Our apologies... The...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For us the best in Playa with a nice location on the beach , a nice and warming serice and a very good food. The only restuarant were we went twice during our 10 days in Playa ( 4/2017) !

Thank campaaer
Guus D, Manager at Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your poste and comments. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to be able to welcome you back several times again during your next visit. Thanks again! ZENZI TEAM

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geoffbrewster
What types of live music do you have? What nights and times do they play? I will be in town May 13th- May 20th. Thank you!
9 May 2017|
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Response from Zenzirick | Property representative |
We have two bands every night starting at 5:00 pm Monday Rock and Salsa Tuesday 60's and 70's Wednesday Reggae Ska Thursday Rock Salsa Friday Rock Blues Saturday Rock Salsa Sunday 80's 90's Samba
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Leocraft77
Do you take reservations for dinner on Tuesday, Vskebtunes day? Four Canadians.
10 February 2017|
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Response from Guus D | Property representative |
Yes we do take reservations, especially for Vskebtunes day!!!
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we1833
beach chairs
13 January 2017|
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Response from Guus D | Property representative |
Hello, yes we have beach chairs & lounges / free of charge, we just kindly ask for you to consume when you ware with us. Hope to see you soon! ZENZI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10th Street And the Beach, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 5738
Description
Zenzi Beach Bar & Restaurant opens daily at 07.30Am - 02.00Am serving hearty breakfast, delicious lunch and fine dining in the evenings. Lounge in the sunshine enjoying tasty treats on the sand, or dining on the terrace. Every day LIVE music from 5 pm onwards. Full service bar. Available for events, parties and weddings. Free Salsa Lessons on Monday, Thursday and Saturday and on Sunday free Samba lessons. Sunday afternoon from 2 - 6 pm, BBQ 'all you can eat'. Come and enjoy a day / night on the beach with us. Thank you!