La Buena Vida

La Buena Vida means "the good life," and guests who have visited this bar and restaurant in the past agree that that is exactly what you experience when you dine here. With an always festive atmosphere and a menu full of delicious fare, La Buena Vida is one that won't disappoint.


Sample fresh ceviche or bite into a juicy burger to experience the good life for yourself.

La Buena Vida is a bar and grill where they proudly serve their take on International cuisine. The formality of the menu and service to expect from this restaurant is informal. This dining option is on the table during both dinner and lunch, so make time to try it. You could discover flavors you've been missing all your life.


Experience a different kind of lunch from the air, in one of La Buena Vida's lookout tower lunch tables. You can look out over the water and the city. When you are thirsty, the servers will attach a bucket of beer to a rope that you can pull up. Or you can dine right on the sand for a beautiful view. At night, La Buena Vida brings out the candles for a truly romantic experience.


This restaurant is on the premises of La Buena Vida Beach Bar, which is located near the center of Akumal.

Part of the reason why tourists stay in this neighborhood is the presence of outdoor attractions, like Riviera Maya Golf Club and Half Moon Bay Beach. Half Moon Bay Beach is the most convenient spot to enjoy the beach, and is situated a brief distance from the restaurant.

Nearby Restaurants

If you are seeking out another restaurant in the area with some similar types of food and/or similar prices, there is no lack of nearby options to choose between, including La Veranda. Find it eight and a half miles from La Buena Vida.

On the other hand, if you want a change of pace, this region of Mexico has an impressive range of restaurant options that will be sure to suit the tastes of almost every kind of diner. For example, you might also consider trying a different kind of fare from a close by place in town, like La Lunita, where you can dine right on the water.

Cost, Credit Cards Accepted, and Hours

La Buena Vida's entrees are generally priced at 80-160 pesos. They do have dinner steaks, though, that can reach 270 pesos. La Buena Vida accepts the following credit cards: Master Card and Visa. La Buena Vida is open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Stop in for Happy Hour between 5:00 and 7:00 p.m.

Contact Info

Location: 72-5 Hernandez , Akumal, Mexico

Phone: (415) 152-2211



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