Restaurants & Bars
Room amenities include private patio/terrace, bathroom with interior Jacuzzi, sitting area with sofa, walk-in closet, white goose down comforters and pillows, pillow menu, 42" plasma television with digital cable, pay-per-view movies, private line/wireless touch-screen telephones, DVD/CD/MP3 player, safety box, minibar, coffee maker, vanity mirror, hairdyer, iron/ironing board, scale, umbrella, individual climate control, remote control blinds, turndown service, deluxe bath amenities, bathrobes and slippers.
Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort Riviera Maya offers the following restaurants:
Piaf - Enjoy the fine art of French cuisine at Piaf, Grand Velas Riviera Maya’s exquisite French restaurant. The delectable gourmet menu of Piaf was created by the acclaimed French chef Michel Mustiere. Savor such gourmet specialties as Chateaubriand, lamb filet with thyme sauce and ratatouille, sole meuniere, traditional French onion soup, and mouth watering desserts.
Piaf is located in the adult-only area of Grand Velas Riviera Maya and you must be 16-years-old or older to dine. Piaf is open daily from 6pm to 11pm. Indoor, air-conditioned seating is available. Piaf features live music entertainment. Dinner reservations are required. Dress Code: Business Casual; no flip-flops, T-shirts or shorts.
Sen Lin - Embark on a culinary journey through the distinctive flavors of Asian cuisine at Sen Lin Restaurant & Bar. You’ll enjoy more than traditional Chinese and Japanese favorites at Sen Lin Restaurant & Bar. Here you’ll experience the culinary traditions of northeast and southwest Asia including China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Malaysia, Cambodia and Thailand. Enjoy such exotic choices as Corobuta pork medallions stuffed with seasonal fruit, marinated duck in 10 spices served with warm plum sauce, rock Cornish hens with three types of curry, seafood soup with spicy coconut, and warm lobster slices dipped in creamy Masago sauce.
Sen Lin Restaurant & Bar close to downtown Playa del Carmen is a family friendly restaurant located in the Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort Riviera Maya convention center. Sen Lin is open daily from 6pm to 11pm. Reservations are required. Indoor, air-conditioned seating is available. Live music. This is a non-smoking restaurant. Dress Code: Business casual; no flip-flops, shorts or T-shirts.
Frida - Grand Velas Riviera Maya celebrates the legacy of the famous Mexican painter Frida Kahlo at the esteemed Frida restaurant. Frida offers exceptional Mexican cuisine with a modern twist. Every dish is a gourmet masterpiece that reflects the rich culinary heritage of Mexico. The gourmet menu at Frida restaurant features such delicacies as grilled flank fillet with roasted cactus leaves and Chipotle chili pepper stuffed with cheese, red snapper fillet in zucchini flower sauce with corn mushrooms, and grilled portobello mushrooms and endives covered with Guajillo chili pepper cream. Complete your Frida experience with such mouthwatering desserts as tres leches cake with caramel sauce, Mexican chocolate mousse, or housemade sorbet.
Frida is located on the third floor of the Grand Velas Riviera Maya resort and features ocean views. Frida is open daily from 6pm to 11pm. Reservations are required. Outdoor terrace and indoor, air-conditioned seating is available. Live music. This is a non-smoking restaurant. Dress Code: Business casual; no flip-flops, T-shirts or shorts.
Cocina de Autor - Cocina de Autor is the signature restaurant at Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort Riviera Maya. This esteemed Spanish restaurant features a world-class menu created by internationally acclaimed Spanish chefs Bruno Oteiza and Mikel Alonso. Each day at Cocina de Autor brings new choices in Spanish haute cuisine when Chefs Oteiza and Alonzo present their signature, gourmet Spanish Basque dishes in the a la carte menu of Mexican specialties. Choose from such delicious dishes as grilled lobster with black corn, deer with almonds, Piquillo peppers stuffed with duck and tamarind, and foie gras with granola and bougainvillea flowers. Coconut soup with fruit bread and hot chocolate cake are just a taste of what’s in store to complete your meal.
Cocina de Autor is open daily from 6pm to 11pm. Reservations are required. All restaurant seating is in the air-conditioned dining room. You must be 16-years-old are older to dine at this restaurant. This is a non-smoking restaurant. Dress Code: Business Casual; no flip flops, shorts or T-shirts.
Azul - Enjoy delicious meals with family and friends any time of day at Azul. This family friendly restaurant features open-air dining and a casual atmosphere. Azul is distinguished by an international buffet of traditional cuisine from around the world. Grilled selections are also available. The comprehensive lunch and dinner menu at Azul features everything from grilled hamburgers to sushi and tempura, to pasta, pizza, croissant sandwiches, burritos and tacos. Azul also serves breakfast. Find Azul in the family section of the resort. Azul is open daily from 7am to 11pm. Smoking and nonsmoking seating is available.
Bistro - Bistro is a delicious French-style restaurant with a prime ocean front location in the adult-only section of Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort Riviera Maya. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Bistro offers a wide selection of French-inspired dishes as well as local favorites. The Bistro menu features soups, salads, sandwiches on fresh-baked French bread, decadent quiches, flakey croissants, and Riviera Maya specialties like Mayan ceviche and seafood Yucatan pozole. The Bistro breakfast menu features such delightful offerings as French toast, omelets, and Playa del Carmen eggs. Bistro also offers an extensive selection of international wines.You must be 16-years-old or older to dine here. Bistro is open daily from 7am to 11pm.
Chaka - Located near the pool of the Grand Velas Riviera Maya jungle section, Chaka is a casual, open-air restaurant situated amid the tropical jungle foliage of mangroves, Salam, Chechen and Chaka trees. The Chaka menu features a variety of international delights that are organic and healthy. Specialty coffees, international wines, mouthwatering desserts, and tantalizing entrees are just a few dining categories on the Chaka menu. Chaka is open from 7am to 11pm daily. Smoking and nonsmoking seating are available.
Lucca - Italian-Mediterranean cuisine distinguishes the scrumptious menu of seafood, gourmet meats, and homemade pastas at Lucca. House specialties include agnello de Lucca, ravioli served on a bed of mushrooms with basil and black olive sauce, and roasted leg of lamb served with eggplant caviar marinated in a thyme-infusion sauce and Robalo al Duo di pesto. Lucca features live piano music entertainment. Families with children are welcome at Lucca. Reservations are required. Lucca is open daily from 6pm to 11pm. Air-conditioned, indoor seating. Lucca is a nonsmoking restaurant. Dress code: Business casual. No flip flops, T-shorts or shorts.
24-hour room service is available.
Grand Velas All Suites & Spa Resort Riviera Maya offers the following bars:
Sky Bar - Pair prime sunset viewing with tasty drinks at the hip, rooftop Sky Bar. Located in the adult-only section of Grand Velas Riviera Maya, Sky Bar offers a chic lounge setting and nightly entertainment with DJ music and dancing. Sky Bar is open daily from 6pm to 2am.
Aqua Bar - Aqua Bar is the top spot for toasting Ole to your Riviera Maya, Mexico vacation. Aqua Bar is located at the main swimming pool and offers the luxury of swim-up or dry seating. Aqua Bar is open daily from 10am to 8pm.
Sen Lin Bar - Like its creatively gourmet Asian dinner menu, exotic combinations are the specialty at Sen Lin Bar. Sen Lin Bar features an extensive drink menu and live music entertainment. Sen Lin Bar is open daily from 5pm to 2am.
Karaoke Bar - Make your mark on the Playa del Carmen nightlife scene at the Grand Velas Riviera Maya Karaoke Bar. This state-of-the-art Karaoke system features hundreds of songs guaranteed to rock the house or swoon your sweetie. Karaoke Bar is located in the Grand Velas Ambassador family-friendly area of the resort.Cocktails, wine and liquor are served. Karaoke Bar is open daily from 7pm to 2am.
Lobby Bars - Mix and mingle at the two lobby bars at Grand Velas Riviera Maya resort. In addition to premium liquor, beer, wine, and light appetizers, the lobby bars feature live entertainment on select evenings and televisions for watching the big game. Air conditioned and outdoor terrace seating is available. Lobby bars are open daily from 6pm to 2am.