Caribbean Cuisine in Cancun

Caribbean culinary staples are a delight to locals and tourists alike, and renowned for imparting regional spice blends, exotic produce, and the freshest seafood fare. You and your hungry sidekicks will find more than enough restaurants serving this style.

With plenty of variety, from the informal favorite named Bellavista to the crave-inducing dinner and lunch at Savio's Bistro By The Sweet Life, you're sure to locate a menu item with just the right elements.

The list below allows you to get a taste for the fairly full set of options that quench cravings for Caribbean food. On each restaurant's name, click to find out more about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Captain's Cove

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | 885-0016

Situated 6.6 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Captain's Cove is on Blvd. Kukulcán km 16.5. Cancun is eight miles (13 kilometers) to the northwest. Fabulously fresh fish and Caribbean style eats make for a bold combo at this informal dining option.

The only way you'll get away from dining on seafood at Captain's Cove is by ordering steak -- even the soups are filled with offerings from the sea.

Mi Casa es su Casa

Downtown Isla Mujeres | (800) 261-5014

Mi Casa es su Casa, part of Avalon Reef Club, is located in Downtown Isla Mujeres, toward the northern outskirts of Isla Mujeres. Considered an informal place to have a meal, it's sometimes a respite for hungry visitors on lazy outings.

Mi Casa is an elegant restaurant, so remember to pack something nice to wear.

Bellavista

Downtown Isla Mujeres | (800) 261-5014

Bellavista, which is on the premises of Avalon Reef Club, is situated in Downtown Isla Mujeres, toward the northern outskirts of Isla Mujeres. Fresh fish and Caribbean food make for a bold combo at this informal place.

El Caribeño

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 872-8300

Located 5.3 miles east of downtown Cancun, El Caribeño is a part of InterContinental Hotels Presidente Cancun, and is a good option worth considering if you are thinking about spending some time visiting this neighborhood or nearby. It is 6.8 miles south of Isla Mujeres. Fresh catches from and Caribbean flavors are made for each other at this colorful favorite.

Seafood and local specialty items are available here off the a la carte menu.

Restaurante La Palapa

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 849-4606

Restaurante La Palapa, which is part of Aquamarina Beach Hotel, is found in the general vicinity of downtown Cancun; it's 4.7 miles to the east of Cancun. Gladly termed an informal place to eat, it's sometimes a respite for hungry visitors on lazy outings.

Caribbean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bellavista 0.3 mi. North of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Caribbean, Mexican (800) 261-5014
Captain's Cove 6.6 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Caribbean 885-0016
El Caribeño 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Caribbean (998) 872-8300
La Palapa Restaurant 5.5 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Caribbean, International 52 01(998)8 81 14 00
Mi Casa es su Casa 0.3 mi. North of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Caribbean, Mexican (800) 261-5014
Restaurante La Palapa 2.9 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Caribbean (998) 849-4606
Restaurante Natura 5.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Caribbean, Vegetarian (998) 883-0585
Savio's Bistro By The Sweet Life Cancun Mexico Caribbean, Italian (998) 885-0150

Some of the most memorable places to try Caribbean food in Cancun are the ones that you decide upon spontaneously while journeying to and from your hotel. That being said, it's still smart to plan on visiting specific venues. To learn more regarding the culinary options awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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