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. When it comes to the level of formality, the setting here is informal. The option to eat here is on the table during both dinner and lunch, so consider stopping by.


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 part of La Buena Vida Beach Bar, which is situated near the center of Akumal.

There are certainly ways to stay active in this neighborhood, like Riviera Maya Golf Club and Half Moon Bay Beach. The latter is the closest place to visit the beach, and nestles itself just a short distance from the restaurant.

Nearby Restaurants

For those hoping to find another restaurant that has similar types of food and/or a similar ambiance, there are quite a few nearby dining spots to pick from, including Oceana. Diners can find it a half mile to the west-southwest of this restaurant.

Of course, if you're in the mood for a change of pace, this section of Mexico has a long list of dining places that will be sure to satisfy almost every kind of diner. For instance, you can try eclectic fare at Lucy's Homemade Ice Creams, which is a half mile south west.

Credit Cards and Other Info

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 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.

La Buena Vida accepts Master Card and Visa.

Contact Info

Location: 72-5 Hernandez , Akumal, Mexico

Phone: (415) 152-2211




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