El Café Mexicano

Families staying at the Ritz-Carlton Cancun will delight in a meal (or several) at El Café Mexicano. Starting each day off with a breakfast buffet, and serving Mexican and World cuisine, this spot has what it takes to satisfy every guest that pulls up a seat.


The breakfast buffet at El Café Mexicano hosts a spread of healthful options as well as traditional Mexican breakfast foods. Lunch rolls out Mexican delicacies as well as International favorites like pasta. The chef recommends lime soup or a beef burrito.

El Café Mexicano is a popular buffet that happens to specialize in Mexican cuisine. As far as the style of dining and food goes, the setting is informal. This dining option is on the table during both breakfast and lunch, so consider giving it a try one day.


Though the decor at El Café Mexicano is elegant and clean, El Café Mexicano is in actuality a very laid back spot for families to dine.


This restaurant is on the coast, situated in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, 6.1 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, El Café Mexicano is located at Ritz-Carlton Cancun. Residents and tourists staying in Cancun should also think about dining here, since it's eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the southeast of the city.

Think about combining your restaurant visit with excellent local sightseeing opportunities by heading to one of the many interesting nearby attractions, like Interactive Aquarium Cancun.

Families and couples alike also tend to love the range of outdoorsy activities in the area. Guests who visit the area can prove themselves worthy at the nearby golf course, Paradisus Cancun Golf Club, which is located not too far from El Café Mexicano. Another option would be to while away some time getting a tan -- El Café Mexicano is located on Playa Ballenas.

Nearby Restaurants

If you're trying to find another area restaurant with some similar menu items and/or a comparable price range, there are several nearby dining spots to consider, including El Mirador. It's situated a half mile to the north-northeast of this restaurant.

However, if you want something a little different, this part of Mexico boasts an excellent selection of restaurants, where you'll encounter all types of cuisine styles and flavors. For example, you can also try Mediterranean cuisine at Fantino, which is located right on the beach.

Credit Cards and Other Info

El Café Mexicano accepts all major credit cards.

El Café Mexicano is open daily from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Contact Info

Location: Retorno del Rey Km. 36, Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, Mexico

Phone: (998) 881-0808

Website: http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/Cancun/Dining/El_Cafe_Mexicano/Default.htm


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