La Placita

Set away from the touristy hotel strip, La Placita is a spot where you can be assured you'll receive highly attentive service in a cozy atmosphere while dining on great Mexican fare.


Traditional Mexican cuisine is on the menu here, and they are known for having the best margaritas in town. One of their specialties is the steak, which is grilled directly on charcoal.

La Placita is a bar and grill where they proudly serve their take on Mexican cuisine. One can expect the setting and food here to be informal. This location is open for both dinner and lunch, so why not stop by?


A traditional Mexican setting, La Placita is a beautiful spot with a view of the lagoon.


Set near the middle of downtown Cancun, La Placita is on Avienda Yaxchilan.

Vacationers can combine their dining experience with some local sightseeing possibilities by heading to one of the many nearby area attractions, such as Iglesia de Cristo Rey.

Active travelers are also drawn to a full selection of outdoorsy activities in the area. Any golfers who consider a day on the fairways relaxing won't want to miss the closest golf club, Puerto Cancun Golf Course. And don't forget the beach towels, if you run over to Playa Las Perlas, which is the nearest beach and is only two miles away. And happily, these attractions aren't the only options that exist for beaches, golf courses, and outdoor sports in the vicinity.

Nearby Restaurants

If you and your group are hoping to find another local restaurant with similar kinds of food or a similar ambiance, there is no lack of nearby places to choose from, including The Yaxchilan Tavern.

Then again, if you're in the mood for something a little different, this region of Mexico boasts a large selection of restaurants, where you'll find all kinds of cuisine styles and flavors. For instance, you can try the food offered by Piemonte.


The restaurant is open daily from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.

Contact Info

Location: Avienda Yaxchilan, downtown Cancun, Mexico

Phone: (998) 884-0407


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