Quinta Avenida, Playa del Carmen

Walk along Quinta Avenida for a chance to browse hundreds of restaurants, bars, and shops. The town's main thoroughfare, this pedestrianized "Fifth Avenue" runs parallel to the ocean and serves as the hub of dining, shopping, and entertainment in the area. Most of the neighborhood's upscale restaurants serve Italian and Mexican cuisine, while the shops sell everything from authentic Cuban cigars to designer clothes imported from Europe. The avenue's vibrant atmosphere draws throngs of tourists, exploring the area on foot until the wee hours of the night. Nearby amenities include grocery stores, gas stations, and banks. Plan your Quinta Avenida visit and explore what else you can see and do in Playa del Carmen using our Playa del Carmen trip planning website.
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  • Some nice restaurants and boutique. But mostly cheap looking souvenir shops and boozy scene. Watch out for entertainment as you could be conned into giving tips three or four times during a meal...  more »
  • Such a shame as theres plenty of place most people especially the ladies would like to browse what's on offer. Every 5 seconds do you remember me im your waiter. Senior do you want cigars cocaine...  more »
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