The beach towns located along the Yucatan make ideal destinations for travel groups and special events. Whether you are planning a special vacation for a family reunion or are putting together an itinerary for your wedding or bachelorette party, we recommend taking advantage of the best Mexican and Mayan restaurants in Playa del Carmen. One of the first on your list should be Ajua Maya.
Dine at Ajua Maya: One of the Best Mayan Restaurants in Playa del Carmen
Ajua Maya is located on the desirable north end of 5th Avenue. It offers a sophisticated atmosphere for a casual lunch, important business meeting, or a romantic dinner date. They are also well known for their exceptional catering services, which promise a night to remember. In addition to their gourmet food menu, all inspired by traditional Mexican, Mayan, and 19th century French cuisine, they also offer a diverse wine list, live Latin music, and a professional and attentive wait staff that is dedicated to exceptional service.
Guests at Ajua Maya have multiple options to choose from, including an extensive catering menu that is carefully organized by theme. An example of the Mexican and Mayan inspired menu options includes:
- Fresh wild Mayan lobster and other fresh seafood selections
- Choice Angus steak prepared using traditional Mayan seasonings and recipes
- 19th Century Mestizo French influenced cuisine
Owners Jorge and Brenda are sensitive to special dietary requirements and are happy to create vegetarian and vegan menu options on request or as part of a larger event menu. Jorge hails from Tuxtla-Gutiérrez, Chiapas while Brenda was born and raised in West Point, Virginia, USA. The story goes that George married Brenda for her delicious cheesecake, which is still served at Ajua Maya daily along with other delectable desserts.
Make your reservation at Playa Palms Hotel. Our staff is happy to help you plan and book special catering events through Ajua Maya and other local restaurants in Playa del Carmen.