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March 2016

5-STAR DIAMOND AWARD

2017-02-09T17:37:26+00:00

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 [...]

5-STAR DIAMOND AWARD 2017-02-09T17:37:26+00:00

OUR CONCEPT

2016-07-15T15:14:56+00:00

Plank is like no other restaurant in Playa... It started as a small idea when Executive Chef Juan Diego Solombrino tried to merge a new item on his menu for a different restaurant he co-owns in the town of Playa del Carmen. While Juan Diego and his team at Plank Gourmet Grill & Patio Bar [...]

OUR CONCEPT 2016-07-15T15:14:56+00:00

December 2014

EXECUTIVE CHEF JUAN DIEGO SOLOMBRINO

2016-07-13T18:11:55+00:00

Many people know Chef Juan Diego for his gourmet concentration and love for Asian flavors at his small and intimate restaurant Imprevist. It was only after he started to experiment with cooking salmon directly on a cedar plank that he decided to take his hand at the art of Plank style cooking techniques. He quickly [...]

EXECUTIVE CHEF JUAN DIEGO SOLOMBRINO 2016-07-13T18:11:55+00:00