Casa Amate

4.7
21 reviews
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MXN500 and over
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Latin American
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  • Creative Cuisine
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Casa Amate es el restaurante insignia de Andaz Mayakoba, un espacio muy confortable para disfrutar de una experiencia culinaria única e irrepetible. Residencia de los señores de León, una pareja que viajo por todo el mundo y quiso dejar su legado y sus vivencias dentro de este recinto. Haciendo énfasis en la región latinoamericana.
Casa Amate es latino contemporáneo, con recetas tradicionales de México, centro y Sudamérica pero siempre con el toque de Originalidad que caracteriza a Andaz.
La Casa Amate está dividida en 4 secciones principales:
Estancia, Comedor, librería, Bar Estudio, Además cuenta con terrazas con vista a la laguna, en donde se puede disfrutar de una experiencia inolvidable.
Dining Style
Home Style
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Cuisines
Latin American
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Hours of operation
Brunch
Sun 11:00 am–3:00 pm
Dinner
Tue–Sat 6:00 pm–11:00 pm
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Phone number
01 984 149 1234 ext. 4630
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Ernesto Torres
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Cross street
Mayakoba
Additional
Bar/Lounge, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 21 People Are Saying
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4.7based on recent ratings
4.7
food
4.8
service
4.8
ambience
4.5
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5.0Dined on July 27, 2018

I’m not vegetarian but I had two vegetarian dishes .. the rice tacos and the beetroot salad. They were both sensational !! And the cocktails are awesome

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5.0Dined on July 22, 2018

Their brunch is amazing with a gorgeous backdrop view. Great service and delicious food.

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5.0Dined on June 29, 2018

Birthday for my love. We’re vegetarian and the food was amazing. Great service and awesome chef!

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

We've been 3 months in Playa and dined quite bit around the city and various resorts-- there are quite a few restaurants that everyone gushes about, that the locals are quite proud of and that are considered world class... really, few or none actually are. But I suppose you shouldn't have the same expectations of Playa that you would of New York-- but also, the general dinner tab is 75% lower than a comparable meal in Manhattan, soooo...

As New Yorkers we're pretty spoiled, and have largely been disappointed with food quality down here with the notable exception of nearly every restaurant in Mayakoba. It's a shame because the prices are NY high. Proves the old rule, you get what you pay for? Also Mayakoba is this amazing oasis of calm, civility, luxury, and ease... so we just keep coming back and back again and have been to all of the restaurants.

And of these Casa Amate deserves special mention because the chef is really reaching for something personal and unique. This is the kind of restaurant you find in NY or London, Paris, Buenos Aires, LA... a place that reflects an artist at work. Unfussy, informal, and yet creative and delicious and scoring high on every course. Plus the place, the ambiance, the service-- everything just works. It's a place you want to sit for a long time over an after dinner drink and you're sad to leave.

AND... of all of the fine dining establishments in Mayakoba, Casa Amate is weirdly affordable. I mean, it's HALF the price of Saffron or Agave Azul. I'm not really sure why or even how they keep it so cheap, but the meal we had ought to have cost quite a bit more.

As with anyplace with a creative menu, I'm sure there are "hits and misses," but either the chef is very good or we got very lucky because it was all hits.

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

It got buggy quickly right after sundown but they moved us inside. The food was absolutely delicious! You also have so many options where to sit since each room is set up a little differently!
I also recommend coming around sunset - the bats fly around in front and it is very cool!

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5.0Dined on March 22, 2018

Lovely restaurant and experience!

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5.0Dined on March 11, 2018

SERVICIO Y ATENCION EXCELENTE, UN MENU MUY COMPLETO PARA GUSTO DE TODOS LOS PALADARES,

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5.0Dined on November 3, 2017

The ambience amazing and service was outstanding. Loved the craft cocktails. Entire meal was one of the best I’ve had for some time!

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5.0Dined on September 8, 2017

My girlfriend and I went twice in a week. We tried many other restaurants at other resorts in Mayakoba and we believe this is the best option. The ambience is amazing and so is the food and service.

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5.0Dined on August 26, 2017

A really unique dining experience - different rooms to dine in all with great ambiance. Food and wine were amazing.

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3.0Dined on August 19, 2017

a pleasant surprise although the food is not as spectacular as I would have imagined. perhaps some friends of mine had described the place a bit better than what it is in reality

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4.0Dined on August 12, 2017

Great atmosphere. Food presentation was beautiful the taste was nothing special.

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5.0Dined on August 10, 2017

This weekend getaway was the greatest idea, and the meal here was outstanding. Excellent service, great value, and amazing ambiance.

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5.0Dined on July 26, 2017

Comida deliciosa, gran concepto y atención impecable!

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5.0Dined on July 26, 2017

If you're staying at Andaz Mayakoba, you have to hit this place up at least once! The service was impeccable. All of his recommendations were spot on. The hostess nicely gives you a tour of the restaurant which is built like a house. How creative! We dined in the lovely library which was my favorite room anyways. The burrata was delicious, a great balanced starter. We also had the empanadas. Don't skip those! My husband had the beef dish while I opted for the fish. Both were amazing. The beef was big enough to share if you're on a budget. Overall, excellent experience. We will return if we're ever in the Playa del Carmen area.

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5.0Dined on June 30, 2017

We would definitely recommend. Hands down, best meal we had all trip!

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3.0Dined on May 20, 2017

Beautiful setting, very mediocre food. Told the server that I did not want any spicy food and was served a dish that had mole sauce all over it and could definitely cause one to literally burn the roof of their mouth.

Menu has no traditional food and staff while pleasant is not attentive or caring about guests' needs. Waiter mocked my lack of desire for spicy foods.

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5.0Dined on May 6, 2017

My wife and I recently spent a week at the Andaz Mayakoba and dined at the signature restaurants at the Andaz, Rosewood and Banyon Tree Hotels. In our opinion this is the best restaurant at Mayakoba. We went twice and loved it both times. The ambiance of the restaurant was also our favorite of all the restaurants we visited during our stay. Highly recommended!

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5.0Dined on April 10, 2017

Terrific use of local ingredients in a unique setting of a modern Spanish home

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5.0Dined on April 4, 2017

There are different rooms in the house in which you can dine, including outside. The service was outstanding, we started with the Empenadas which were fantastic, the Coconut soup was great as well. The main were outstanding and don't miss their desserts. Overall this was the best meal we had in Mayakoba.

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3.0Dined on March 13, 2017

Nice spot. We ate on patio. Staff very helpful and friendly. Food was generally good but some is expensive as is wine. Kids meals good quality and reasonable. Not as good as some others close by and overall less value for money. Has good potential if/once resort gets its act together.

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