On Wednesday, March 2nd The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences awarded Plank Gourmet Grill & Patio Bar as the first stand-alone restaurant in the Riviera Maya to receive the prestigious 5-Star Diamond Award for 2016.

Friends and family of Plank’s Team gathered to celebrate the illustrious award directly from, the President of the American Academy of Hospitality and Sciences, Mr. Joseph Cinque, who maintains the highest standards for such prestigious award by selecting only the best fine dining venues, hotels, and hospitality within the luxury sector worldwide.

This is a great honor but also very exciting distinction as Plank Gourmet Grill & Patio Bar is now known throughout the world for its creativity, superior level of service and, most importantly, the quality of its cuisine.

About the American Academy of Hospitality and Science: The academy was founded in 1949 and is the first organization to globally recognize and promote excellence in luxury travel, astronomy as well as premium products in their respective categories and classifications. The organization bestows the international 5-Star Diamond Award to the most exclusive luxury hotels, resorts, fine dining establishments, chefs and illustrious personalities worldwide. Each recipient is nominated by the academy board through recommendations and rigorous inspections of the establishments for its level of service and quality.


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