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La Mission

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$$ - $$$
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Central American
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10 Ave Entre Juarez Ave Y Calle 2 North, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
+52 984 873 3922
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08:00 - 22:00
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is always our first stop on vacation! We take the ADO bus from airport to PDC and this is next door. We have eaten here 4-5 times now and love it! Reasonable prices and DELICIOUS food. Mixed or fish ceviche, lime soup, tortilla soup, flan, flaming dessert... YUM! We have never had anything that we didn't enjoy here. Service... More 

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Thank Kenda D
Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We walked from our villa in Playacar to La Mission the first day of our Thanksgiving vacation to have lunch - it was awesome! The waiter was very attentive and helpful in making selections. We all LOVED the shrimp and avacado appetizer and the grilled fish fillet was a huge hit! Two of us shared the seafood platter with lobster,... More 

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Thank LGW57
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

La Mission was a great find in Playa Car. We had a fantastic meal and everyone really enjoyed their selections. Great location. Great atmosphere.

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Thank James W
Denver, Colorado
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139 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant used to have very good service and excellent arrachera. No more. The quality of the meat is terrible. Not sure if the beef was genuinely beef. Avoid. Do not pass go!

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Thank Debbie W
damianmirandam, Owner at La Mission, responded to this review

Debbie, I am Damian Miranda, owner of the mission, I apologize for not fulfilling your expectations and I am sorry since you are a repeat customer. We have more than 30 years in business with high standards and values (Demonstrating Integrity, Striving for Excellence, Acting Sustainably). We belive that our products and services are a great value. Our products are... More 

Brookville, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch at La Mission today. The service was excellent and the meals a great value. We had a large serving of chips and salsa/guacamole, followed by a bowl of lime soup, which was large and delicious. These items were on the house! A large appetizer of shrimp ceviche was next and was plenty for two. Beef and chicken entrees... More 

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Thank Brookdent
Carla T, Public Relations Manager at La Mission, responded to this review

THANK YOU so much for this amazing review! We feel very happy to read you had a great experience at La Mission. :) Hope to have you back soon in your next trip to Playa del Carmen. Kind regards, More 

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146 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this restaurant every time we are in town. We always enjoy the food. The entree comes with a Great Chicken Lime Soup. There is so much food we never have room for desert.

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Thank rgoben
Carla T, Public Relations Manager at La Mission, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this amazing review! We feel very happy to read you had a great experience at La Mission. :) Hope to have you back soon in your next trip to Playa del Carmen. Kind regards, More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across this place after getting caught in the torrential rain and needing a place to hide for awhile...best thing we could have done! The food was delicious, plentiful & cheap..not to mention how friendly and fantastic the staff were! We had to go back again the next day it was that good! Definitely a must if you're looking for... More 

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Thank leeshwickliffe
Carla T, Public Relations Manager at La Mission, responded to this review

THANK YOU so much for this amazing review! We feel very happy to read you had a great experience at La Mission. :) Hope to have you back soon in your next trip to Playa del Carmen. Kind regards, More 

Melbourne
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just off the main street, this place is a must if your in player. The staff were awesome as we didn't speak a lot of spanish and the food was even better. Everything we ordered of the menu was fresh, tasty and what your looking for in Mexico. We had to go back the next night it was sooo good

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Thank Michael H
Carla T, Public Relations Manager at La Mission, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Michael thank you so much for this amazing review! We feel very happy to read you had a great experience at La Mission. :) Hope to have you back soon in your next trip to Playa del Carmen. Kind regards, More 

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147 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stumbled across this restaurant in Cozumel, and was extremely happy that we did. They serve excellent Mexican cousine in a very friendly atmosphere and a very clean environment. Prices are fantastic, three enchiladas for two bucks, three tacos for two bucks, etc. The Mexican beer is ice cold, and the service at the tables is very good. If you're in... More 

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Thank Naplesbeachbum
Carla T, Public Relations Manager at La Mission, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this amazing review! We feel very happy to read you had a great experience at La Mission. :) Hope to have you back soon in your next trip to Playa del Carmen. Kind regards, More 

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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favourite restaurant here. The special menu is my go-to. $65mx for soup, entree, drink and ice cream. Can't beat it! You HAVE to try the lime soup!!

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Thank Amanda B
Carla T, Public Relations Manager at La Mission, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this amazing review! We feel very happy to read you had a great experience at La Mission. :) Hope to have you back soon in your next trip to Playa del Carmen. Kind regards, More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Central American
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Ave Entre Juarez Ave Y Calle 2 North, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 3922
Description
The popular Cozumel Restaurants Casa Mission, La Mission and Parilla Mission have brought their concept to Playa del Carmen. La Mission offers generous portions of seafood, steaks and Mexican specialities at affordable prices. And their "If you don't like it, you don't pay it" slogan is hard to beat. Proof of this is the preference of locals and visitors.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?