American Cuisine on Cozumel

While exploring Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, you'll encounter a delicious array of places to eat. When your preference is American food, you won't want to miss those restaurants known for these fun flavors. Know the American food at your disposal in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean at the dining options detailed here.

With options including everything from the very casual locale of McDonald's Cozumel to the much anticipated breakfast service at Subway Downtown Cozumel, there's something for every visitor and even for a memorable date night.

Use the list below to get more details about the restaurants in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean that satisfy cravings for American cuisine. You can click each restaurant's name to find out more about its hours, location, and other offerings.

Carlos N' Charlie's Beach Club Cozumel

Downtown San Miguel | (987) 564-0960

Situated near the center of downtown San Miguel, Carlos N' Charlie's Beach Club Cozumel is on Carr Costera Azul km 14. Because this is a casual place to dine, it's easy to see why people love popping in for their food. Don't be surprised to discover your server putting on a skit or serenading you with a song. This is the type of experience that is fostered by the entertaining atmosphere at this lively spot.

Hard Rock Cafe Cozumel


Hard Rock Cafe Cozumel is located 1.8 miles south west of downtown San Miguel; it is 1.5 miles to the west-southwest of San Miguel. Got hamburgers on the brain? Actually, either way you should think of this place as the one thing everyone will harmonize over. The Hard Rock Cafe has a traditional American eclectic menu that includes a wide variety of items from hamburgers and fries to nachos, chicken, and steak.


The Riviera Maya

Blend is located at Generations Riviera Maya, and is a logical choice for people exploring this area of Quintana Roo. If you're wondering, Playa del Carmen is approximately eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the south west. This enigmatic eatery can show multiple sides, so yes they're offering American cuisine and coffee, but they're also known for putting out great juices & smoothies.

McDonald's Cozumel

Downtown San Miguel

Positioned in the heart of downtown San Miguel, McDonald's Cozumel is a popular choice that's worth considering if you're going to be visiting this neighborhood. You'd be lucky to find yourself in downtown San Miguel when you're feeling like a knock-out serving of hamburgers. One of the most popular combos at McDonald's is the Big Mac Extra Value Meal, which includes the Big Mac, french fry, and soft drink. There are a number of other combo meal options available, or you can order from the Dollar Menu and even a la carte.

Subway Downtown Cozumel

Downtown San Miguel

Subway Downtown Cozumel is situated in downtown San Miguel, toward the northwestern outskirts of San Miguel. When it comes to specialty American food, this local spot serves up an awful lot of salads and sandwiches. At Subway, the ingredients are laid out before you in a buffet -- you simply tell your sub maker what you want, and that is what you get. After ordering, you can take your food to go, or dine in the bright lobby of booths and standard tables.

Similar Food

If seeking variety within the same genre, you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at places like Rodeo, which offers Tex-Mex cuisine and French Quarter, where they have wonderful Creole dishes.

And you can of course sample the signature items prepared at restaurants across the region, including these:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Tony Rome's (011 52 987) 872 01 31 Barbecue Downtown San Miguel
Palma Azul Restaurant (987) 869-5160 Comfort Food 3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central downtown San Miguel
Burger King Cozumel (987) 878-4459 Hamburgers 0.9 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown San Miguel
Rock'n Java 842-4405 Hamburgers Downtown San Miguel
Coral Reef Restaurant -- Hamburgers 1.9 mi. South West of Central San Miguel

Sometimes, the most satisfying food and drink options in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are those you find unexpectedly while trekking the town of your choice. But, writing down the names of a couple of nice-looking restaurants on the list, is better than leaving everything to the last minute. To learn more regarding the types of food available to you, check out this page.


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