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 buffet where they proudly serve their take on Mexican cuisine. Expect an atmosphere and service that is informal. When's the best time to come? They're open for both breakfast and lunch, so make time to stop by.


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 beach, located in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, 6.1 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, El Café Mexicano is on the premises of Ritz-Carlton Cancun. Travelers who are checking out Cancun should also think about enjoying a meal here, as the restaurant is 7.8 miles to the southeast of the city.

With a small number of attractions near the restaurant, which truly helps visitors to get the most out of their vacations. Some of the closest options from this particular dining option include Interactive Aquarium Cancun and Yamil Lu'um Mayan Ruin, both of which are within a quick trip away.

Active couples and families will also appreciate the group of fun activities in the area. Guests ready to take to the greens could set up a tee time at this restaurant's closest located golf course, Paradisus Cancun Golf Club, which is located within traveling distance of El Café Mexicano. A second option would be to enjoy some time relaxing on the sand -- El Café Mexicano is positioned directly on Playa Ballenas.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your party are seeking out another local restaurant with some similar kinds of food and/or comparable prices, there is no shortage of nearby places to choose from, including Italianni's. Diners will find it one and a quarter miles to the north of this restaurant.

However, if you're in the mood for something a little different, this part of Mexico has an impressive range of restaurants that will surely satisfy almost every type of diner. For instance, you could also consider Mediterranean food at Fantino, which is just steps from the beach.

Credit Cards and Other Info

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

El Café Mexicano accepts all major credit cards.

Contact Info

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

Phone: (998) 881-0808

Website: https://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/mexico/cancun/dining/el-cafe-mexicano

Email: rc.cunrz.restaurants@ritzcarlton.com


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