This Christmas, escape not only the kitchen but escape winter too! It’s the best season to hit Playa del Carmen, with great weather and plenty of things to do. And to make Christmas Day all that more enjoyable, celebrate with a Christmas dinner at one of these top-notch restaurants:
Take to the seafront this Christmas Day for dinner at Restaurant Indigo, right next door of Playa Palms Beach Hotel. This year they will serve a traditional 3-course dinner, with a choice of pork loin or stuffed turkey accompanied by sweet potato purée for the main course. We are sure that besides of the delicious food you might especially enjoy the beautiful scenery right at the beach with views over the Caribbean Sea.
Where: On the beach with 14th Street
2 Frida Kahlo
If you’re on the hunt for a special place, this epic restaurant is where you will raise your glass of champagne this Christmas. Try out a different dining experience at this Restaurant that is inspired by the probably most famous Mexican artist. Their Christmas dinner is arranged as a buffet, with choices of stuffed turkey, pork loin and “romerito”, a traditional Mexican Christmas dish, made with shrimp and potatoes in a mole sauce.
Where: 5th Avenue with 8th Street
3 El Oasis
Steer away from turkey and instead indulge in delicious seafood at El Oasis, just 2 blocks from Playa Palms Beach Hotel. The seafood restaurant is a long-running favorite among tourists and locals. For Christmas dinner, you can choose between 3 menus with either fish fillet or a variation of shrimps as the main course.
Where: 12th Street between 5th and 10th Avenue
If you want to taste an authentic Mexican Christmas dinner, hurry and make your reservation at this gem! Axiote is one of the best Mexican restaurants in Playa del Carmen, offering traditional food with a modern twist. There are 5 different options for the main course, all dishes that are typically served on Christmas in Mexico. As a starter, you get to try traditional Christmas punch with Mezcal.
Where: 34th Street between 5th and 10th Avenue
5 Ipanema’s Grill
Cut, eat, enjoy, and repeat. Indulge your inner meat lover and treat yourself with juicy cuts this Christmas. At the Brazilian Steakhouse, the waiters bring skewers of meat to your table, all you can eat. Plus, at the buffet, you find salads, bread, sushi, seafood and more.
Where: 10th Avenue between 10th and 12th Street
Ask our concierge or the staff at the front desk of Playa Palms Beach Hotel to arrange your Christmas dinner reservation!