French Cuisine in Cancun

Almost everywhere in Cancun, expect to be impressed by the wide selection of places to dine. If you have a taste for French food in particular, then you should pay attention to the places serving this favorite. Expect to encounter several restaurants serving this style.

With options including everything from the fine dining locale of Bordeaux to the amazing dinner service at La Bastille, you may very well stumble upon something worth sending a postcard about.

Before your trip begins, you can read more about the several French establishments available. Find one that whets your appetite and click its name to read the full article about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

La Palapa Belga

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 883-5454

Located 5.2 miles east of downtown Cancun, La Palapa Belga is on Calle Quetzal 13. If you're curious, Isla Mujeres is approximately seven miles (11 kilometers) to the north. Affectionately identified as an informal place to have a meal, it's great when you don't want to get too fancy. <p>Start your meal with a house pate, then select amongst a number of well- known French favorites from duck confit to escargo.</p>

Du Mexique

Downtown Cancun | (998) 884-5919

Located in downtown Cancun, Du Mexique is a smart choice worth considering if you are thinking about spending some time visiting this neighborhood or the surrounding area. Seafood and French flavors both share the spotlight at this enjoyable dining option. <p>The restaurant is small and intimate with just seven tables but beautiful and luxurious as well.</p>

Cafe Cito

Downtown Isla Mujeres | (998) 877-0438

Set near the middle of Downtown Isla Mujeres, Cafe Cito is a viable option for you to consider if you're thinking about visiting this neighborhood or nearby. Here's one sure-fire reason to visit Downtown Isla Mujeres for a mouth-watering helping of the specialty, crepes.


The vicinity of Cancun

Located 3.9 miles west-southwest of Downtown Isla Mujeres, Bordeaux is on the same premises as Secrets Playa Mujeres Golf & Spa Resort, and is a popular choice for guests who are going to explore this section of Quintana Roo. If you're wondering, Isla Mujeres is approximately four and a half miles (approximately seven kilometers) to the east. Guests should expect fantastic, fine foods served in an atmosphere that offers a refreshing change from quick-service places.

La Bastille

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 848-7000

Positioned 6.1 miles east of downtown Cancun, La Bastille is a part of Hyatt Ziva Cancun. Isla Mujeres is approximately six and a half miles (approximately ten and a half kilometers) to the north. Gladly termed an informal restaurant, it's sometimes a respite for hungry visitors on lazy outings.

French Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bordeaux 3.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Mexico French --
Bordeaux 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico French (998) 848-7600
Cafe Cito 0.1 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres American, French (998) 877-0438
Du Mexique Downtown Cancun Mexico French (998) 884-5919
French Bistro 0.1 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres European, French --
French Kiss Internet 0.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico French --
La Bastille 6.1 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico French (998) 848-7000
La Palapa Belga 5.2 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Belgian, French (998) 883-5454
Le Metissage 1.9 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres French, Fusion, Mexican (998) 877-0700
Marlin Bleu 0.0 mi. Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico French --

Similar Food

For something different in the same ballpark, there are more options from this same flavor palette at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Pizza Rock -- Italian 0.1 mi. South West of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
Olio (998) 848-7600 Mediterranean 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
Buca Di Beppo (998) 881-8130 Italian 1.4 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Cancun Mexico
Kitchen Express (998) 802-2026 Italian 1.5 mi. South of Downtown Cancun Mexico
Cenacolo Cancun (998) 885-3603 Italian 5.8 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
Rolandi's Isla Mujeres (998) 877-0430 Italian 0.2 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
Pizza Bonita -- Italian Downtown Cancun Mexico
OPA! Mediterranean Cuisine (855) 744-8371 Mediterranean 7.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico
Italian Coffee -- European Downtown Cancun Mexico
Rolandi House (998) 883-1817 Italian Cancun Mexico

Also, if need even more options for your long visit, sample a signature item like the crepes, which is served both at Cafe Finca La Chiquilla and Mene Mene.

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best cuisines in Cancun are the ones you run into as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. But, jotting down a handful of restaurants on your schedule, might make sense for your travel preferences. To learn much more concerning the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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