Spanish Cuisine in Cancun

If you find yourself in the mood for Spanish food, don't miss an opportunity to spoil yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but there are a couple of restaurants in Cancun serving this kind of food.

From the informal attitude at El Meson Spanish to the dives where wine and cocktails are equally important to the food, there's a menu for every traveler and all types of budgets.

Below, you can get a taste for the small set of popular Spanish eateries that you may hear about during your stay. For each option that interests you, click the name to see more important info about its location, ambiance, and more.


Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-0808

Located 6.1 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Casitas is a part of Ritz-Carlton Cancun, and is a good option for travelers who are going to be spending time seeing this neighborhood or nearby. It's 7.8 miles southeast of Cancun. Fabulously fresh fish and Spanish cuisine play nicely together at this informal place.

At Casitas, each casita is an open air, thatch-roofed cabana draped in light linens and filled with candles. Guests also have the option of dining on the terrace.

El Meson Spanish

Downtown Cancun | 52 (998) 193-31-70

El Meson Spanish, which is part of Hotel Plaza Kokai, is located in downtown Cancun, toward the eastern outskirts of Cancun. Craving quality Spanish cooking in an informal, unpretentious setting? Then go enjoy the free-and-easy ambiance and service here.

Reminiscent of a cozy family kitchen in Spain, El Meson Spanish features the type of dining table one might have in their own home, and country-style floral decor. Meanwhile, the wine rack lets you know for sure that you are dining in a class restaurant.

Mamma Rosa

Downtown Isla Mujeres | (998) 238-8568

Located near the middle of Downtown Isla Mujeres, Mamma Rosa is on Avenida Miguel Hidalgo. Travelers that are compelled to eat pasta will especially like stopping here during a visit to Downtown Isla Mujeres.

Mamma Rosa is on the main street of the old town area, so guests can sit outside and watch street performers and people watch while they dine. Inside, there is air conditioning and the decor is vintage Italian with picture of old Hollywood movie shoots.

Similar Food

If you're willing to step just outside the box, there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Rolandi's Isla Mujeres (998) 877-0430 Italian 0.2 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
Spaghettino -- Italian 0.1 mi. South West of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico
Du Mexique (998) 884-5919 French Downtown Cancun Mexico
Domino's Cancun Hotel Zone -- Italian 5.7 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
Byblos Tacos (998) 887-4041 Middle Eastern Downtown Cancun Mexico
Pizza Hut Itzaes -- Italian 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
Marlin Bleu -- French 0.0 mi. Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico
Pizza N' Love 55180123 Italian 0.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico
Rolandi House (998) 883-1817 Italian Cancun Mexico
Angelo's Pizza And Pasta -- Italian 0.1 mi. South West of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres

Sometimes, the most satisfying cuisines in Cancun are those you find suddenly during your exploration of different cities. However, keeping the names of a couple of tasty-sounding cafes and bars in your daily itinerary, may put everyone's minds at ease. To find out more information regarding the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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