Catch - Thompson Playa del Carmen

4.3
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MXN500 and over
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CATCH features contemporary renditions of classic seafood dishes that are both sophisticated and approachable. Surprising the palette in the bright and clean complexity of each plate, this rooftop restaurant offers a variety of unique dining experiences to its loyal clientele, boasting an open kitchen and lively sushi bar that further compliment the restaurant’s inviting atmosphere.
What 293 People Are Saying
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4.3based on recent ratings
4.2
food
4.4
service
4.4
ambience
3.9
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j
Los Angeles
12 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall3food2service4ambience4

Bajo mucho el nivel de la comida, quitaron del menú varios de sus mejores platos y los que quedaron en su lugar no cumplen la expectativa , no regresaría.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best meal we had in Playa Del Carmen and Oscar made our night - highly recommend!

OT
Cancun
1 review
Dined on 16 January 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Muy buen servicio desde la entrada, la comida muy rica. Los precios son razonables.

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OT
Miami
24 reviews
Dined on 11 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excelente comida, servicio y vista de la ciudad!

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f
New England
1 review
Dined on 7 January 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Went with a group of 6 for a birthday dinner. It was a little quiet on a Tuesday night, but it was such a great dining experience! The roof deck was beautiful. The server was super attentive and helpful with dietary restrictions, lots of gluten free options. All the dishes were so good and great for sharing. Would highly recommend!

OT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on 7 January 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience3

Todo estuvo muy bueno y rico, lástima del clima que nos toco

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SG
Chicago
98 reviews
Dined on 4 January 2020
Overall4food3service4ambience5

Neither of us enjoyed our fish entree. However, the octopus app was delish. The atmosphere/vibe is a 10. Food I could skip. Disappointing because last trip it was great

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 2 January 2020
Overall2food4service1ambience2

They have better service at McDonald’s. You are right it’s none ...

OT
1 review
Dined on 2 January 2020
Overall3food2service4ambience3

Heard that this place was a top dining experience. We were not impressed.

J
Louisville
22 reviews
Dined on 26 December 2019
Overall3food4service3ambience4

appetizers/starters are terrific and generous- entrees just so-so. I suggest ordering a bunch of starters and drinks and skipping entrees!

OT
Denver
1 review
Dined on 25 December 2019
Overall2food2service2ambience3

The seafood was delicious but the sirloin was tough, covered in steak sauce and not good. The ahi tacos were tasty but the Waygu gyoza were terrible. Way overpriced for the quality of food and reputation.

OT
Miami
2 reviews
Dined on 24 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

La comida y el servicio excelente...el tomahawk muy bueno, vale la pena el precio...los tragos exquisitos

Catch - Thompson Playa del Carmen
Responded on 27 December 2019

Estimado cliente: Agradecemos se haya tomado un momento de su valioso tiempo para escribir una reseña acerca del restaurante Catch. Es muy grato para nosotros saber que su experiencia fue tan agradable en todos los sentidos. Me haré cargo personalmente de comunicar a todo el staff de cocina, meseros y barra, sus amables palabras Esperamos volver a contar con su presencia para poder seguir sorprendiéndolo y para que usted pueda volver a vivir la experiencia Catch.

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OT
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on 23 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful food, vibe and service

Catch - Thompson Playa del Carmen
Responded on 27 December 2019

Dear customer: I would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review about Catch. It is very pleasant for us knowing that your experience was so pleasant in every way. I will personally communicate to all the floor, bar and kitchen staff your kind words. We hope to have your presence again in order to continue surprising you and for you to live again the Catch experience.

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XL
Montreal
1 review
Dined on 19 December 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Gteat view, good music and fancy food. Ideal for group diner.

Catch - Thompson Playa del Carmen
Responded on 27 December 2019

Dear Xavier: I would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review about Catch. It is very pleasant for us knowing that your experience was so pleasant in every way. I will personally communicate to all the floor, bar and kitchen staff your kind words. We hope to have your presence again in order to continue surprising you and for you to live again the Catch experience.

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 24 November 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Amazing views and great food and service. Loud music though.

Catch - Thompson Playa del Carmen
Responded on 29 November 2019

Dear customer: Thank you for taking the time to write a review about Catch. It´s very pleasant for us knowing that your experience was so pleasant and we are very sorry the music was an issue for you, if you come and visit us again, please don´t hesitate on letting me know anything we can do to make a better experience for you . We hope to have your presence again in order to continue surprising you and for you to live again the Catch experience. Kindly Paola Grimaldi Catch Asst. Manager

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OT
Calgary
3 reviews
Dined on 8 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great location with an amazing vibe. The staff went above and beyond to make this meal enjoyable for our entire family.

Catch - Thompson Playa del Carmen
Responded on 15 November 2019

Dear customer: First of all, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review about Catch restaurant. It is very pleasant for us knowing that your experience was so pleasant in every way. I will personally communicate to all the floor, bar and kitchen staff your kind words. We hope to have your presence again in order to continue surprising you and for you to live again the Catch experience.

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OT
Chicago
1 review
Dined on 7 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Aniversario

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 20 September 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was my birthday and everything was perfect from the service to ambience! I love catch!

JR
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall1food1service3ambience2

Muy malo, nada que ver con Las Vegas, ya que había estado allí, y no se parece en nada!

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W
Amsterdam
1 review
Dined on 5 September 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had an amazing time at Catch. Staff was super friendly and the food was amazing. Highly recommend!

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 2 September 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Nice romantic dinner

A
Los Angeles
9 reviews
Dined on 17 August 2019
Overall2food1service5ambience5

Service was excellent! But unfortunately the food was almost inedible. The only good dish was the mushroom spaghetti, it was delicious. We ordered a couple of sushi rolls and the gyoza's; the fish was not fresh, I could only take one bite. The gyoza tasted old and soggy. It doesn't compare to the Catch La.

DG
Toronto
1 review
Dined on 4 August 2019
Overall3food2service3ambience5

very overpriced, the food was alright we can get better food at other places on 5th ave, they had no oysters so that was disappointing. The lobster mash tasted like reg mashed and the snapper had no flavour. The waiter forgot our shots we had to remind him he generally looked like he was in a hurry but the steak was excellent. Over hyped over priced a cocktail is 15USD!

KK
1 review
Dined on 3 August 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best food in Playa! Loved every single thing we ordered.

OT
1 review
Dined on 2 August 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent place. Amazing service. Great mixologist. Alex is wonderful with his creations

JF
1 review
Dined on 1 August 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excelente comida y servicio, todo estuvo de maravilla

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OT
San Diego
1 review
Dined on 26 July 2019
Overall4food3service4ambience4

The DJ was good but the saxophone player was annoying

OT
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on 26 July 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Andrea was amazing. She up-sold appropriately, was extremely attentive and altogether genuinely super friendly. She’s an absolute model server.

The food was very good as expected. We’d been in NY before so generally knew what to expect.

The one negative was that there were a few of the large crickets that were TERRORIZING our tables and the surrounding tables, flying at and around us- but understandably, can’t really do much about that.

MS
1 review
Dined on 25 July 2019
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Amazing food, incredible views, they had problems with the credit cards so it was cash only, and it can get expensive.

OT
Mexico City
3 reviews
Dined on 16 July 2019
Overall3food1service4ambience4

El lugar es increíble, el servicio muy bueno, sin embargo la comida no estuvo rica, ademas de que el precio es elevado, no hay relación calidad-precio, las bebidas si estaban ricas... el ceviche catch no tenia nada de sabor! El mac&cheese con langosta es una decepción! la pasta parecía marca Yemina y un poco dura. Vale la pena ir solo por conocer el lugar y tomarte un drink...

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C
London
1 review
Dined on 15 July 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Mario was a great server, very helpful. Really great food and outstanding view from the restaurant!

DO
Miami
7 reviews
Dined on 13 July 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Celebramos el 26 Aniversario. Tiene una excelente vista , ambiente de primera. Atención profesional. Andrea y Baltazar nos atendieron de Lujo

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M
1 review
Dined on 12 July 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The catch was definitly the highliht of our trip . The restaurant is stunning, the food was amazing, and the service was really nice. Thank you again !

T
Houston
13 reviews
Dined on 12 July 2019
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Very impressed with the location of this restaurant. They view is amazing. We had great service from the wait staff considering we had a party of 9. From the Sea Bass wraps to the Crab Tempura, nothing from the menus disappointed. While the music was a sort of deep house beat and enjoyable, it was a little loud for our liking. The only reason why this establishment did not receive a 5 star is because when the bill arrived, we noticed that there was a charge for water. Apparently every bottle of water you order is almost $8. I understand that if you are ordering premium water like Perrie' or something similar, but for bottled water, in Mexico, come on it should be complimentary. Be cautious of the water tab and have more alcohol instead. LOL...

OT
Los Angeles
57 reviews
Dined on 10 July 2019
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Honestly, for my Birthday and not even being recognized this place really disappoint us and we wont be back. The only reason we went there because we really love the location at Beverly Hills California and food at BH was amazing, same as a service. here was not high quality dishes , way over priced a specially for Mexico and low quality of sushi and sashimi .The view was nice, but no one even wished a Happy Birthday or did anything Special not the best way to celebrate. We also were a little bit late, which we called and never got points. But at the end what bothered us the most the waiter come back and asked, where is my tips? what??????????????Is that a joke for over priced "5 stars" restaurant"??????

OT
1 review
Dined on 6 July 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfect and cool roof top in Playa del Carmen !!!!!

S
Cancun
1 review
Dined on 3 July 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

THIS PLACE IS AMAZING!!!!!
MUST GO!!
The sushi rolls are unbeatable. FRESH crab.
Can’t say enough great things about this place!! Can’t wait to go back!!!!

OT
Mexico City
6 reviews
Dined on 26 June 2019
Overall2food4service1ambience2

La comida muy buena pero el servicio pésimo , la música muy mala muy vieja

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BP
Houston
2 reviews
Dined on 22 June 2019
Overall1food1service1ambience3

Waiters standing around us playing with their phones while
We had stacks of dirty plates piled on our table. Food was over cooked and of poor quality....... really really bad service and food

OT
Orlando
3 reviews
Dined on 15 June 2019
Overall2food3service4ambience5

This restaurant is nowhere near Catch New York. Our expectations were high based on our experience in New York. The food was all just ok. And we ordered at least 12-13 items, none of which were memorable. The drinks were just ok as well. The ambiance is beautiful and the views at sunset were awesome. The service was good. Very disappointed in the food.