American Cuisine in Cancun

While exploring Cancun, expect to be impressed by the wide range of places to eat. If you're admittedly obsessed with American food, you will definitely want to check out those restaurants serving this favorite. Fortunately, there's dozens of restaurants just for this type of food.

With options including everything from the very casual atmosphere at Johnny Rocket's Plaza Malecón Américas to the intoxicating breakfast, dinner and lunch at Tradewinds, you could encounter a dish that tempts your taste buds.

Use the list below to get a taste for the rather large selection of American eateries awaiting Cancun's guests. You can click each restaurant's name to discover the details about its location, ambiance, and more.

Vips Downtown Cancun

Downtown Cancun | (983) 887-8906

Vips Downtown Cancun is located in downtown Cancun, in the southeastern outskirts of Cancun. Sure to please everyone, Vips Downtown Cancun isn't just American delights and particularly hamburgers, but wouldn't you know they're also quite the favorite for pancakes.

VIPS offers meals perfect for any time of the day and their extensive menu is sure to have something on it that you will enjoy.

Carlos 'N Charlie's Cancun

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 883-4468

Carlos 'N Charlie's Cancun is on Km 8.5 Kukulcan. It's 7.6 miles east-southeast of Cancun. Looking to enjoy a satisfying meal in a beautiful yet informal setting? Then start strolling towards the low-key set-up and menu at this bar and grill.

The food at Carlos 'N Charlie in Cancun is 100% Mexican.

Champions Restaurant Sports Bar

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-2000

Champions Restaurant Sports Bar, part of CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun, can be found in the vicinity of downtown Cancun; it's 7.9 miles to the southeast of Cancun. Looking for comfort food within the American food genre? Even if it's outside your norm, remember the name Champions Restaurant Sports Bar and make it the easiest decision you'll make all day.

Flat screen televisions are on blast, broadcasting the latest sporting events, while guests are invited to mingle between drinks and bites at the billiards tables.

Vips Hotel Zone Cancun

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 883-0165

Located on the northern part of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, in the vicinity of downtown Cancun, Vips Hotel Zone Cancun is a viable option that's worth considering if you're going to spend time visiting this neighborhood or nearby. Isla Mujeres is within taxi range to the north. Although some delight in the general selection of American cuisine, this visitor favorite is particularly known for its hamburgers and pancakes.

The menu at Vips is extensive, and features offerings for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The breakfast menu is your typical continental fare, with pancakes, omelets, fruit, and the like. The lunch and dinner menu features Mexican and American favorites like tacos, burgers and fries, and even pizza.

Duna Sports Bar

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 891-4200

Duna Sports Bar, which is part of The Westin Lagunamar Ocean Resort Villas Cancun, is situated near downtown Cancun; it is seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun. Although some delight in the general selection of American food, this place will recommend their best: appetizers and barbecue.

This English style sports bar features LED screen televisions, an outdoor fire bit, and patio dining.

American Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Applebee's Downtown Cancun Downtown Cancun American --
Barefoot Grill 3.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres American --
Burger King Downtown Cancun Downtown Cancun American --
Burger King Forum 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun American --
Burger King in Kukulcan Plaza 5.8 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun American --
Burger King in Plaza las Avendias Downtown Cancun American --
California Pizza Kitchen 1.9 mi. South of Central Cancun American, International (998) 884-3359
Carlos 'N Charlie's Cancun Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, Eastern part of Cancun American, International, Mexican (998) 883-4468
Champions Restaurant Sports Bar 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun American (998) 881-2000
Chevy's 6.1 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun American (998) 848-7000
Chili's in the Forum 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun American, Tex-Mex --
Chili's`La Isla 5.5 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun American, Tex-Mex --
Duna Sports Bar 5.6 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun American (998) 891-4200
Hooters Cancun Center 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun American --
Hooters Downtown Cancun Downtown Cancun American --
Hooters Kukulcan Plaza 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun American (998) 176-8035
Johnny Rocket's La Isla Shopping Village 5.5 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun American (01 998) 883-55-74
Johnny Rocket's Plaza Malecón Américas 5.5 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun American --
KFC Cancun 0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Cancun American (998) 568-0100
KFC Uxmal Downtown Cancun American (998) 843-6604
McDonald's La Isla 5.5 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun American --
Starbucks La Isla 5.6 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun American --
Subway Av Coba Downtown Cancun American --
Subway Manzana Cancun Beach Hotel Zone American (998) 892-0943
The Yaxchilan Tavern Downtown Cancun American, Mexican (998) 206-2006
Tradewinds 6.1 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun American (998) 848-7000
Vips Downtown Cancun Downtown Cancun American, Mexican (983) 887-8906
Vips Hotel Zone Cancun 5.9 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun American, Mexican (998) 883-0165

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If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Sedona Grill (998) 848-9648 Tex-Mex 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Cajun Grill (998) 208-7100 Cajun Downtown Cancun
La Habichuela Sunset (998) 884-3158 Tex-Mex 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Meson Del Vecindario (998) 884-8900 Tex-Mex Downtown Cancun

Or you could opt to sample the featured specials at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Acamaya Beach Restaurant (998) 871-0132 Comfort Food Puerto Morelos
Tierra Market (998) 891-4200 Barbecue 5.6 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
La Guadalupana -- Hamburgers 0.1 mi. South West of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres
Reef Club (987) 872-9600 Barbecue 0.6 mi. South West of Central Puerto Morelos
Viento Restaurant (998) 891-4200 Hamburgers 5.6 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Ray´s Restaurant (998) 891-5999 Comfort Food 5.7 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun
Manolos -- Barbecue 0.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres
Pearls Restaurant (998) 849-4606 Hamburgers 2.9 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun
Cantina Habanero -- Hamburgers 0.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos
Pinguino's (998) 877-0044 Barbecue 0.2 mi. South West of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best dining destinations in Cancun are those you catch sight of - or scent of - while walking around during the day. Although, that doesn't mean you can't know the names of particular restaurants ahead of time. To learn much more concerning the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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