Menu in English

Welcome to Carboncitos!

Please note that we are a cash-only restaurant. We do not accept cards at this time.


Special House Drinks
  • Clericot $155

    Prepared at the moment with seasonal fruits and red or white wine.

  • Negroni $160

    Campari, gin, red vermouth, and orange twist.

  • Martini Espresso $160

    Vodka, Kahlua, espresso coffee, and coffee beans.

  • Karma $160

    Rum, mango, and kahlua topping.

  • Bulldog 75 $188

    Bulldog gin, lime juice, and sparkling wine.

  • Gran Cosmopolitan $190

    Vodka, Grand Marnier, cranberry juice, and lime juice.

  • Amaretto Sour $165

    Amaretto, egg white, and lemon juice.

  • Gavilanes Reyes $160

    Grapefruit juice, lime juice, and liqueur chile.

  • Aperol Spritz $170

    Aperol, sparkling wine, and soda.

  • Ancho Mezcalita $175

    Liquor made from chili peppers, mezcal, hibiscus, and cranberry juice.

Premium Margaritas

  • Margarita Picante $168
  • Margarita Mezcal $178
  • Margarita Mezcal Joya Reposado $190
  • Margarita Don Julio Reposado $198
  • Margarita Jumbo $160

    Natural Fruit strawberry, mango, papaya, tamarindo, and lemon.

  • Margarita Patron Silver $200
  • Margarita Patron Reposado $238
  • Margarita Herradura Reposado $183
  • Margarita Don Julio 70 $245
  • Margarita Cadillac $260
  • Margarita Herradura Añejo $220

Mexican Wine

Glass / Bottle

Red Wine

Wines of medium intensity, ideal to pair meat and appetizers.

  • Puerto Nuevo $138 / $480

    Cabernet - Malbec (Baja California MX)

  • La Cetto $155 / $545

    Merlot (Baja California MX)

  • La Cetto $610

    Cabernet - Savignon (Baja California MX)

  • La Redonda $675

    Malbec (Querétaro MX)

Rose Wine

Wines of medium intensity, ideal to pair meat and appetizers.

  • La Cetto $138 / $480

    Blanc Zinfandel (Baja California MX)

White Whine

Wine fresh and light, perfect accompaniment to salads ceviches and fish.

  • Puerto Nuevo $138 / $480

    Savignon - Blanc (Baja California MX)

  • Santo Thomas St $180 / $615

    Chardonnay (Baja California MX)

Sparkling Wine

Wines of medium intensity, ideal to pair meat and appetizers.

  • Champbrule Brut $155 / $555

    Chardonnay (Baja California MX)


  • Sol, Tecate, Tecate Light, 2xx Lager $67
  • Ambar oscura, Bohemia $80
  • Vaso Chelado (sal y limón) $27
  • Vaso Michelado (inglesa, tabasco, maggui, jugo de limón) $32
  • Ojo Rojo (inglesa, clamato, jugo de limón) $35

Craft Beers Brewed In Playa Del Carmen

  • La Chela Clara "Pale" u Oscura "Porter" $111
  • La Chela IPA $135


  • Hornitos $115
  • Don Julio Blanco $163
  • Herradura Reposado $173
  • Don Julio Reposado $188
  • 1800 Anejo $199
  • Patron Silver $190
  • Herradura Anejo $210
  • Patron Reposado $228
  • Don Julio 70 $235


  • Joya Oaxaqueño Joven $162
  • Joya Azul Reposado $174
  • Joya Añejo $215


  • Smirnoff $130
  • Beefeater $147
  • Absolut $168
  • Gin Bombay $173
  • Tanqueray $180
  • Buldog 75 $190
  • Grey Goose $245


  • Bacardi Blanco $110
  • Captain Morgan $120
  • Havana Club 7 años $152

Cognac /Brandys

  • Torres 10 $150
  • Remy Martin $255


  • Johnnie Walker RED $163
  • Jack Daniels $173
  • Jameson $173
  • Jack Daniels and Coke (in can) $140
  • Buchannan's 12 $199
  • Chivas Regal $204
  • Johnnie Walker BLACK $230

Liqueurs / Cremas / Anis

  • Xtabentum (Licor Maya) $105
  • Sambuca - Vacari $150
  • Frangelico $150
  • Kalhua $150
  • Licor 43 $160
  • Amaretto Disarono $170
  • Baileys $170
  • Carajillo $180
  • Grand Marnier $215


  • Café Americano $50
  • Café Expresso $50
  • Doble Expresso $60
  • Tea variety of flavors cold or hot. $45
  • Hot or cold chocolate $55
  • Cappuccino $60
  • Frappuccino $60
  • Carajillo $180

    (Prepared with Licor 43, espresso and ice.)

Non Alcoholic Drinks

  • Fresh squeeze orange juice (350ml) $55
  • Mixed fruit water $65

    (Mix 3 fruits with water or milk)

  • Lemoneade $55
  • Orangeade $55
  • Mint lemoneade $60
  • Caribbean lemoneade $55
  • Jamaica (home made) $55
  • Horchata $55
  • Hot or cold fruit teas $45
  • Natural or mineral artisanal water $105
  • Sparkling water $45
  • Coke, Fanta, Sprite, Apple $55
  • Clamato $90

Happy Hour

Every day between 4pm to 6pm
2 X 1 in cocktails.
Margaritas, Daiquiri, Piña Colada.
Jack Daniels and Coke (in can)


International & Mexican Breakfast

  • Mixed Fruits $65

    All our smoothies are prepared at the moment with natural fruit. Create your own smoothie (your choice, maximum 3 fruits):
    • Pineapple - Ginger.
    • Papaya - Celery - Orange Juice.
    • Papaya - Nopal - Chaya - Orange Juice.
    • Kiwi - Celery - Honey - Orange Juice.
    • Celery - Carrots - Lime Juice - Tomato Juice.
    • Virgin Bloody Mary Clamato.
    • Banana - Granola - Honey - Milk.
    • Cantaloupe - Banana - Honey - Milk.
    • Banana - Chocolate - Milk.
    • Pineapple Juice - Coconut Cream - Cantaloupe - Milk.
    • Horchata - Coconut Cream - Milk - Water.

  • Fruit Water $65

    Made at the moment with fresh seasonal fruit, water, or milk. Options:
    • Pineapple - Ginger.
    • Watermelon.
    • Cantaloupe.
    • Caribbean Fruit.
    • Kiwi.
    • Pineapple.
    • Banana.
    • Chocolate.

  • Fresh Fruit Platter $110

    Fresh seasonal fruit. If you want a particular fruit, please order it with your waiter.
    Fruit plate with yogurt, granola, and honey separately.


All accompanied by roasted potatoes with rosemary, garlic, and olive oil. Served with toast or corn tortilla.

  • Fried Eggs $105

    Two fried eggs.

  • Mexican Style Eggs $110

    Scrambled eggs with onion, cilantro, and tomato. Add chaya: = $15.

  • Eggs Rancheros or Divorciados $115

    Popular breakfast dish consisting of eggs served upon lightly fried corn tortillas topped with a tomato - chile sauce.

  • Scrambled Eggs $115

    Slightly scrambled and cooked with your choice of ingredients: Cheese, Ham, Tomato, Pepper, Chorizo, Bacon. Add ingredient: = $15.

  • Motuleños Eggs $125

    Fried tortillas covered with refried beans, ham, eggs, peas (ranchera sauce), and a touch of cream, served with fried plantano.

  • Create Your Own Omelette (Choose 3 Ingredients) $135

    Bacon, ham, pepper, sausage, cheese, Mexican chorizo, tomato, chaya, mushroom, onion, green pepper. Served with roasted potatoes with rosemary, garlic, and olive oil.

International Breakfast

  • Hot Cakes (3PC) $125

    Our famous fluffy pancakes with banana and cinnamon served with butter, jam, and maple syrup. Add bacon: = $20.

  • French Toast $125

    Golden cinnamon french toast served with maple syrup.

  • Toast $40

    Bread (4 pieces) with butter and jam.

Fresh Croissant
  • + With Butter and Marmalade $60
  • + With Nutella $70
  • + With Ham and Cheese $80
  • + With Fried Egg and Bacon $110


  • Chilaquiles with Eggs (Green or Red Sauce) $145

    Tortilla chips topped off with fried egg, choice of salsa (green or red), and a touch of cream.

  • Chilaquiles with Chicken (Green or Red Sauce) $155

    Tortilla chips topped off with shredded chicken, cheese, choice of salsa (green or red), and a touch of cream.

  • Chilaquiles with Chicken and Egg (Green or Red) $170

    Tortilla chips base with shredded chicken and eggs in red or green sauce.

  • Chicken Enchiladas (Green, Red, or Spicy Sauce) $170

    Corn tortillas stuffed with shredded chicken, choice of salsa (green or red) and a touch of cream.

  • Enfrijoladas con Chorizo y Rajas $155

    Corn tortillas rolled stuffed with sausage and rajas chile topped off with black beans, onions with a touch of cream.

  • Breakfast Burrito $155

    Flour tortilla filled with egg (ham and cheese) or (sausage and cheese) or (bacon and cheese).

Breakfast Packages

All breakfast packages include fresh fruit water of the day, coffee, toast, butter, and jam.

  • Jersey Diner - Just In Case You Are Missing Home $195

    2 eggs (any style), bacon, French toast, refried beans.

  • Brooklyn Diner - This One Is for the Big Boys $195

    2 eggs (any style), bacon, mini-hot cakes, refried beans.

  • Motuleños Eggs $195

    Originated in (Yucatán), prepared with fried tortillas covered with refried beans, ham, eggs, peas & a touch of cream.

  • Healthy Package $195

    Egg white omelette, with 2 ingredients of your choice, mini fruit salad with honey & yogurt, fresh squeezed orange juice and coffee.

  • European Package $195

    Fresh croissant with ham and cheese, mini fruit salad with honey and yogurt, fresh orange juice and coffee.


This section is for all the sweet lovers where all desserts are prepared with love

  • Chiapa - Ice Cream $95

    Vanilla ice cream, served in a cinnamon tortilla basket, drizzled with delectable chocolate.

  • Mexican Cake Three Milks $115

    Authentic homemade, a romantic blend of flavors sure to please any sweet lover, it's just so moist and delicious.

  • Cheesecake $125

    Creamy and light at the same time, only for the most demanding palates.

  • Brownie with Vanilla Ice Cream $140

    Homemade chocolate brownie served with vanilla ice cream.

  • Mayan Coffee $140

    Homemade with Xtabentun (Mayan liquor) and a scoop of creamy vanilla ice-cream.

  • Cajeta Crêpe $155

    Sweet crêpe, flambéed with brandy and Kahlua at your table.

  • Banana or Mango Flambé $155

    Prepared at your table, orange juice, cinnamon flambéed with brandy and banana liqueur. Served with vanilla ice cream.

  • Strawberries Flambéed at Your Table $155

    Prepared at your table with cinnamon raja, flambéed with brandy and red wine. Served with vanilla ice-cream.

  • Tropical Pineapple with Mezcal $165

    A half of pineapple flambéed with mezcal served with coconut ice cream.

  • Crêpe Suzette $180

    A failed dessert attempt for a queen, that is now a heavenly creation for all, flambéed at your table with brandy and Grand Marnier. Served with vanilla ice cream.


  • Black Coffee $50
  • Tea $50

    Variety of flavors cold or hot.

  • Espresso $50

    Creamy texture and more intense flavor.

  • Espresso with Milk $55
  • Hot or Cold Chocolate $55
  • Mexican Coffee: Café de Olla $65

    Prepared with brown sugar, clove, cinnamon, and orange twist. (Prepared table side).

  • Cappuccino $60

    Coffee with milk.

  • Frapuccino $60

    Coffee with cold milk.

  • Double Espresso $60
  • Mochachino $60

    Espresso, milk, and chocolate.

  • Mocha $70

    Double espresso, milk, and chocolate.

  • Tea Chai $60
  • Almond, Soya, Lactose Free Milk $8

Cool Drinks

  • Orange Juice $55

    Fresh squeezed.

  • Summer Refresh $55
  • Mimosa $105

    Sparkling wine and orange juice.

  • Bloody Mary $145

    Tomato juice, English sauce, Tabasco, and lemon.

  • Carajillo $180

    Espresso, Licor 43, ice.


Appetizer – (To Share)…

  • Guacamole $165

    Prepared at the moment, fresh avocado mixed with sweet onion, tomato, cilantro topped of with pumpkin seeds.

  • Salsa Wheel $223

    Traditional and authentic, only at Carboncitos our 5 sauce wheel, burnt Habanero garlic sauce, Chipotle, Green Tomato, Pico de Gallo and Pumpkin Seed sauce.

  • Melted Cheese $230

    Sinfully delicious melted manchego cheese served with soft warm tortillas. Add sausage or mushroom: = $35.

  • Quesadilla $221

    Tortilla filled with melted manchego cheese, served with guacamole. Add shrimp: = $50 or chicken: = $40.

  • Fish, Octopus, Shrimp or Mixed Ceviche $269

    Traditionally prepared with fresh tomatoes, cilantro, lime juice, onion, dash of olive oil, served with avocado and tortilla chips.

  • Fried Calamari $228

    6.4 oz fried calamari served with a chipotle mayonnaise.

  • Avocado Stuffed with Ceviche $277

    Ceviche filled avocado halves stuffed with shrimp, fish, onion, seasoned with lemon juice, salt and a touch of mango.

  • Cuitlacoche Quesadilla $292

    The black god of Mexican food, unique and exquisite only for the most discerning palates. Mexican Truffle and melted manchego cheese served in a tortilla.

  • Jalapeños Stuffed with Shrimp $367

    6 jalapeños breaded stuffed with fresh shrimp then lightly fried, served with a chipotle mayonnaise.

  • Caribbean Coconut Shrimp 6pz $390

    Jumbo shrimp deep fried in a shredded coconut, dark beer batter, served with an homemade orange marmalade.

  • Sizzling Shrimp or Calamari (Jumbo Shrimp) $367

    Calamari or Shrimp simmering in olive oil, garlic, chile guajillo, dash of white wine.


  • Tortilla Soup $165

    A classic Mexican soup, filled with crispy tortilla strips. Served with avocado, pasilla peppers, fresh cheese and cream.

  • Soup of the House $165

    Home-made soup, with shredded chicken, rice and cheese. Served with onion, cilantro and habanero pepper on the side. This recipe has been passed down for generations.

Regional Food

Traditional Mayan Cuisine of the Yucatan, a blend of delicious flavors you will never forget

  • Stuffed Chicken Breast $430

    Chicken stuffed with pork, cooked in a black burnt chile sauce with onions, garlic, tomatoes and aromatic herbs. Served with Mexican rice, chaya, and tortillas.

  • Cochinita Pibil (Regional Dish) $428

    Pork marinated in sour orange, achiote paste, herbs, wrapped in banana leaves, cooked slowly in an oven. Served with fried plantanos and chaya.

  • Tikin Xic (Fresh Fish) $468

    Marinated in sour orange juice, achiote paste, aromatic herbs, white wine and olive oil, baked in banana leaves. Served with Mexican rice.

  • Mayan Platter for Two $1,190

    An excellent way to try all, Cochinita Pibil, Relleno Negro and Tikin- Xic, all in one single dish.
    Served with beans, rice, fried plantanos and chaya.

  • Chicken Enchiladas (Red, Green or Mole) $275

    Corn tortilla stuffed with shredded chicken topped of with:
    Red: Delicious sauce of select tomatoes.
    Green: A unique sauce made with green tomatoes.
    Mole: Another unique flavor from Puebla made with chile and chocolate.
    *Served with rice and refried beans.

  • Burrito (Arrachera Steak, Chicken, Pork or Mixed) $308

    Flour tortilla stuffed with rice, refried beans and grilled meat of your choice. Served with salad. Add cream and cheese: = $40.

  • Stuffed Poblano Pepper (Meat or Cheese) $390

    Poblano pepper stuffed with seasoned chop meat or manchego cheese cooked on a charcoal grill, topped with salsa ranchera (tomato sauce) and a touch of cream. Served with Mexican rice & beans.

  • Chile Güero (Carboncitos Special) $419

    2pz. Güero chile stuffed with fresh crabmeat, in a red sauce. Served with refried beans & Mexican rice.

  • Stuffed Chicken Huitlacoche $451

    A Mexican delicacy chicken breast stuffed with huitlacoche (Mexican truffle), a delicious exotic flavor.

  • Mexican Platter for Two $875

    An exotic mix of flavors Stuffed Poblano Pepper, Burrito and Enchilada served with guacamole, beans and rice.

Tacos & Fajitas

Build your own… and enjoy…


Build your own taco and enjoy… Each taco selection offers a choice of grilled meat, served with beans, guacamole, and corn tortillas.

  • Pork Tacos $182

    Marinated with onion, parsley, and pineapple.

  • Chicken Tacos $190

    Tender strips of charcoal roasted chicken breast.

  • Shrimp Tacos $222

    In a dark beer batter.

  • Fish Tacos $200

    In a dark beer batter.

  • Arrachera Steak Tacos $232

    Grilled marinated skirt steak.

  • Octopus Tacos $222

    Grilled with garlic, onion, chili guajillo, lemon, and a touch of white wine.

  • Zarapito Tacos $231

    Meat, cheese, and cactus.

  • Regio Tacos $218

    Grilled pork and beef.

  • Carboncito Style Tacos $234

    Pork, bacon, and cheese.


Steak, chicken, or shrimp sautéed with peppers, white onions, and smoked bacon. Served with guacamole, charro beans, and corn tortillas.

  • Pork Fajita $208
  • Chicken Fajita $234

    Sautéed tender chicken strips, fresh vegetables, and bacon.

  • Mixta Fajita $270

    Mild combination of sautéed flank steak and chicken with vegetables and bacon.

  • Arrachera Steak Fajita $289

    Juicy strips of sautéed flank steak with vegetables and bacon.

  • Shrimp Fajita $268

    Seasoned shrimp, sautéed with bell peppers, onion, and bacon.

  • Surf and Turf Fajita $352

    A delicious combination of sautéed shrimp and flank steak with red and green pepper, onion, and bacon.

  • Carbon for Share - Mix $960

    Ideal for sharing, a mixture of charcoal grilled meats, flank steak, shrimp, chicken, chorizo, and pastor. Served with vegetables, guacamole, beans, and corn tortillas.


Prepared at Your Table

  • Three Cheese Penne $315

    A fusion of Roquefort, Parmesan, and Manchego cheese flambéed with brandy, a touch of white wine. Add chicken: = $50 or shrimp: = $70.

  • 6 Jumbo Shrimp Flambé Prepared at Your Table... The Way You Prefer $455

    Tequila: Sautéed with olive oil, garlic, green chile and onion flambéed with tequila.
    Mexican Devil Shrimp: Sautéed in olive oil, garlic, chile guajillo, chile arbol, onion, flambéed with tequila and touch of white wine.
    Chipotle Shrimp: Sautéed in olive oil, garlic, onion, chile chipotle, tequila and white wine.

  • Lobster Flambé Prepared at Your Table 8 oz $1,035

    DIABLA Lobster Tail: Sautéed with garlic, olive oil, chile guajillo, onion, flambéed with tequila and white wine.
    MAYAN Lobster Tail: Sautéed with garlic, olive oil, chile guajillo, onion, green pepper, chaya, flambéed with tequila and Xtabentun (Mayan liquor) and white wine.

  • Filet Mignon Prepared at Your Table $749

    8 oz. Delicious filet mignon gently flambéed with red wine, pepper or Roquefort cheese sauce.

From the Grill

  • Hamburger (Angus) $275

    Get ready for the best burger in Playa!10 oz prime chop meat charcoal grilled to perfection on a toasted roll, served with a side of French fries.
    Build Your Own Burger Option: Cheese, bacon, mushroom, guacamole (add ingredients): = $30 each.

  • Chicken Breast 7 oz* $297

    Chicken breast charcoal grilled and marinated with garlic and olive oil.

  • Rib Eye 8.8 oz* $718

    Juicy, tender and great flavor charcoal grilled to perfection.

  • Mignon 8 oz* $699

    Delicious filet mignon, charcoal grilled to perfection.

  • Mixed Grill for 2* $1,594

    Rib eye (8.8 oz) + filet mignon (8 oz) and chicken breast (7 oz).
    Choose two side dishes.

  • Surf and Turf 200g* $1,570

    Charcoal grilled lobster 6 oz. with filet Mignon 6 oz.

* All dishes served with a choice of,  Mexican style rice, fresh salad, sweet potato or charcoal grilled beet.


Main course accompanied by a choice of side dishes, Mexican – style rice, fresh salad, sweet potato or charcoal – grilled beet

  • Grilled Octopus $418

    8 oz. Fresh octopus seasoned with lemon, garlic, olive oil, accompanied by rice and grilled vegetables.

  • Fish of the Day 8.8 oz $405

    Veracruz: Sautéed with olive oil, garlic, onion, pepper, tomato, olives, cappers, herbs and white wine.
    Garlic mojo style: Our own recipe, sautéed with olive, garlic slices and white wine.

  • Salmón a la Parrilla $355

    Grilled to perfection in its own natural flavor served with mash potatoes and vegetables.

  • Shrimp Alambre $431

    6 Jumbo Shrimp sautéed with bacon, green pepper, onion and manchego cheese. Served with beans, guacamole and corn tortillas.

  • Shrimp Stuffed with Lump Crab Meat $440

    5 jumbo shrimp butterflied, charcoal grilled, topped off with seasoned lump crab meat.

  • Lobster $985

    8.8 oz Charcoal grilled lobster tail cooked to perfection. Flambéed at your table: = $50.

  • Surf and Turf $1,570

    Charcoal grilled lobster tail 6 oz and filet mignon 6 oz.

  • Grilled Sea Food Platter (For Two) $2,268

    Two 12 oz lobster tails, 4 shrimp, octopus, fish, and squid.


All our salads are served with dressing, if you prefer it separate, ask your waiter

  • Innocent Salad $165

    Crisp romain lettuce, tomatoes, avocado, and hearts of palm, served with sweet mustard dressing. Add grilled chicken strips: = $50 or Shrimp: = $70.

  • Spring Salad $172

    Fresh and exquisite combination of lettuce, apple, caramelized pumpkin seeds and goat cheese. Seasoned with red wine reduction.

  • Spring Spaghetti $243

    A combination of seasonal vegetables, in a tomato based sauce sautéed with olive oil, touch of white wine.

  • Cesar Salad for 1 or 2 Persons $198

    Classic, prepared at your table, with crispy lettuce, croutons, thin slices of parmesan cheese and cesar dressing.
    Add strips of grilled chicken breast: = $50 or shrimp: = $70.

  • Stuffed Poblano Pepper $280

    Charcoal grilled pepper stuffed with onions, mushroom, carrots, beet zucchini, peppers, served in ranchera sauce (tomato) and a touch cream for decoration. Served with Mexican rice.

  • Vegetable Fajitas $260

    Mix of sautéed vegetables peppers, carrots, onion, mushroom, zucchini, tomato, served with guacamole.

  • Vegetarian Burrito $258

    Flour tortilla stuffed with sautéed vegetables and refried beans (tomato, carrot, onion, zucchini and mushroom) and a touch of cream. Served with fresh salad. Add cheese: = $30.


  • Bolognese, Tomato or Carbonara $185

    Pasta of your choice, served with beef bolognese, tomato sauce or with white sauce.

  • Steve's Pasta $220

    Delicious! Shrimp sautéed with garlic, cherry tomatoes and white wine.

  • Penne 3 Cheeses $269

    Prepared table side. A fusion of Roquefort, parmesan and manchego cheese flambéed with brandy and a touch of white wine. Add Chicken: = $50 or Shrimp: = $70.


Menu Available just for Kids

  • Pasta $110

    A elección entre Salsa de Tomate o Burro.

  • Fingers (Fish, Chicken or Cheese) $120

    Tender strips of chicken or fish.

  • Hamburger $135

    Home made beef burger 5.3 oz, served with French fries.

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