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#1 dcheung1111

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    Posted 12 October 2009 - 09:15 PM

    We're getting married at the Royal Playa del Carmen on November 7th and would like to have a rehearsal dinner off premises the night before. Our party is about 20 people. Ideally looking for a place with preset group menus. Any recommendations anyone?

    #2 britsytoll

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      Posted 12 October 2009 - 09:18 PM

      I was just researching Playa today.....www.playamayanews.com has some great listings. I hear the Blue Parrot is a great place.
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      #3 TATrisha

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      Posted 13 October 2009 - 11:43 AM

      I hear this is an AWESOME restaurant in Playa...
      Alux Cave, Playa del Carmen - Restaurant Reviews - TripAdvisor

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      #4 Matt Adcock

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        Posted 13 October 2009 - 01:59 PM

        Quote:
        Originally Posted by Tlseege
        I hear this is an AWESOME restaurant in Playa...
        Alux Cave, Playa del Carmen - Restaurant Reviews - TripAdvisor
        Yep, this place kicks major tail :) We have done several photo sessions there and also had somewhat of a rehearsal dinner there.

        A few things.
        1. This is a cave environment, 100% underground. They have set up a lounge in many different rooms.
        2. There is a dance floor area... can be nice for a party.
        3. Menu isnt 100% my fav... Prices are expensive too.
        4. They often have big tours.
        5. No air condition and sometimes stuffy due to poor ventilation

        Just another suggestion... Try Yaxche (maya cuisine) We were just there a few nights ago. Air conditioned + they have an outside patio. Great atmosphere. Playa del Carmen Restaurant Serving Mayan, Mexican, Seafood, and Vegetarian Dishes - Yaxche Maya Cuisine Restaurant Playa del Carmen Mexico

        Cheers!
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        #5 chrisdior

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          Posted 24 March 2012 - 06:39 AM

          i know this post is old, but i was wondering if you have any photos you can share to help me out? thanks. any other brides recently get married here that can share photos too would be helpful.



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            Posted 04 April 2012 - 01:48 PM

            Hello Chrisdior,

             

            If you have a look at my albums on my profile you can see a wedding that I did there, Alux cave, Playa Del Carmen.

             

            I hope this gives you an idea of this unique restuarant.

             

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            #7 CandyApple13

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              Posted 16 May 2012 - 07:27 PM

              We are leaning heavily toward holding our rehearsal dinner at Alux Cave. Would be curious about any brides' reviews/experiences with this. The photos are fantastic and I love how unique it is. I also find the menu a bit difficult for a large group and want to hear more about the poor ventilation referenced above. Thanks in advance!




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