Continental Cuisine in Cancun

If, on your travels, you know you're going to want some Continental food, don't pass up a chance to spoil yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but you can still find a few places in Cancun where you can sample some.

With plenty of variety, from the fine dining backdrop at Ruth's Chris Kukulcan Plaza to the lovely dinner service at The Club Grill, there is a choice for every person in your party and every style of vacation.

Below, you can get more details about the limited selection of Continental eateries you'll have the chance to check out during your vacation. Click on one of the options to find out more about its hours, location, and other offerings.


Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 193-2260

Celebrity, part of Casa Turquesa Boutique Hotel, is located near downtown Cancun; it is 7.6 miles to the southeast of Cancun. From the moment you sit down, you're in for beautiful dishes served in a setting for special occasions requiring something beyond so-called beach eats.

Celebrity is open daily for dinner from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

The Club Grill

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-0808

The Club Grill, which is on the premises of Ritz-Carlton Cancun, is located near downtown Cancun; it's eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun. From the moment you sit down, you're in for fine cuisine in a setting that sticks out in a destination normally ripe with the informal, quick-service places elsewhere.

The Club Grill serves a menu of contemporary cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients. Some of the more unique offerings include truffled sweet corn soup and chipotle sweet potato puree. For dessert try try the coconut souffle.

California Restaurant Benito Juarez

Cancun | (998) 848-2871

Speaking of delicious, specialty food with Continental flair, this possible dining pick likes to suggest its hamburgers and tacos.

When you dine at California you are given the opportunity to select from a menu or a buffet of continental and Mexican fare. Think hamburgers and fries, enchiladas, soups, salads, and more.

Ruth's Chris Kukulcan Plaza

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 885-3301

Located 5.8 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Ruth's Chris Kukulcan Plaza is a part of Kukulcan Plaza. In case you're wondering, Cancun is seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the northwest. Thinking about Continental food, and definitely need some steak? No matter your expectations for dining, consider making this fun restaurant a priority on your agenda.

Ruth's Chris steakhouse is known for serving the most juicy, succulent USDA prime steaks available and makes a point to serve their meats alongside local produce.

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best food and drink options in Cancun are the ones that you wind up near unexpectedly during your exploration of different cities. That being said, you'll save yourself some stress if you make a list of specific places to try. To find out even more regarding the culinary options available to you, check out this page.


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