Mediterranean Cuisine on Cozumel

During your visit to Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, expect to be impressed by the diverse set of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. Guests who already have plans to eat Mediterranean food can't afford to miss the various establishments known for these fun flavors. Take a look at the Mediterranean offerings in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean at the satisfying set of restaurants below.

With choices such as the informal backdrop at El Sol Tapas & Restaurant to the lovely breakfast, dinner and lunch at Caso del Lago, you could encounter a dish with all the right flavors.

The following list allows you to pursue the restaurants in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean where the focus is on Mediterranean food. Click each option to discover the details about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

The Cocay Restaurant

San Miguel | (987) 872-5533

The Cocay Restaurant can be found along the northern outskirts of San Miguel, near downtown San Miguel. Although some delight in the general selection of Mediterranean food, this potential favorite is especially proud of their pasta and tapas. Twinkling lights, candles on the table, and palm trees set the tone out on the patio, while indoors is a warm and elegant dining room.


The Riviera Maya | (984) 877-3688

Tamarind is a part of Banyan Tree Mayakoba. Playa del Carmen is four miles (six and a half kilometers) to the south west. Are you in the mood for a satisfying meal in a fun and completely informal setting? Perhaps you'll like the mellow ambiance and service at dining options such as Tamarind. Modern Mediterranean dishes like watermelon salad and Beef Veal Cheeks & Shrimp are on the menu at Tamarind.

El Sol Tapas & Restaurant

The Riviera Maya | (998) 872-8200

El Sol Tapas & Restaurant, a part of Maroma Resort & Spa, is found 9.8 miles northeast of Playa del Carmen, a city in the Riviera Maya; it is nine and a half miles (15 kilometers) to the south west of Puerto Morelos. Tourists who desire tapas will especially like dining here during a trip to the Riviera Maya. Rustic yet elegant, El Sol Tapas & Restaurant is truly unique.

La Cocay

San Miguel | (987) 872-5533

Located along the northern outskirts of San Miguel, La Cocay is on Calle 8 norte. Not only do they have festive fare including Mediterranean goodies, which yes, includes pasta, but they're also fawned-over for another favorite, tapas. A cozy atmosphere set off by candlelight make this spot a romantic one indeed.

Caso del Lago

The Riviera Maya | (984) 875-8000

Caso del Lago

Caso del Lago, which is on the premises of Rosewood Mayakoba, is located in the Riviera Maya, in Quintana Roo; five miles (seven and a half kilometers) to the northeast of Playa del Carmen. The atmosphere here is decidedly formal, which means those vacationers who want to see elegant plates Mediterranean food will consider the trip worth it. Each morning as the sun rises over Mexico, an extensive breakfast buffet features local fare, such as red or green 'chilaquiles,' and international favorites, like French toast with wild berries. Following a light poolside menu offered midday, Casa del Lago transforms into an elegant chic ambiance in the evening, where guests can delight their palates with modern, contemporary Italian cuisine focused on the freshest products, complemented with warm service. Riviera Maya dining at its best! The top three dishes at Casa del Lago are Endive Salad with Crispy Belgium Endives, Creamy Gorgonzola Dressing and Balsamic Caramelized Nuts, Mozzarella Tastings (Classica, Affumicata and Burrata), and Seared Catch of the Day Arrabiata with Baby Clams and Soft Polenta.

Mediterranean Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Caso del Lago 4.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico Mediterranean (984) 875-8000
El Sol Tapas & Restaurant 9.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico Mediterranean, Mexican (998) 872-8200
Habb 7.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico Mediterranean --
La Cocay 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown San Miguel Cozumel Mediterranean, Mexican (987) 872-5533
Tamarind 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico Mediterranean (984) 877-3688
The Cocay Restaurant 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown San Miguel Cozumel Mediterranean (987) 872-5533

Similar Food


If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, you will find similar ingredients and influences at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Il Quadrato Pizza -- Italian Downtown San Miguel
Alonsos Pizza (987) 872-1107 Italian 0.9 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown San Miguel
Pizza Hut Cozumel -- Italian Downtown San Miguel
Pizza Luigi -- Italian Downtown San Miguel
Domino's Cozumel (800) 366-4667 Italian 0.9 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown San Miguel
Prima 872-4242 Italian Downtown San Miguel
Cafe De La Ile -- French Downtown San Miguel
Fellini's Pizza -- Italian 0.6 mi. East of Downtown San Miguel
Guido's (987) 872-0946 Italian 0.4 mi. Northeast of Downtown San Miguel

Guests often find that the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are the ones you stumble upon as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. But, keeping the contact info for at least two restaurant possibilities in your daily agenda, means you won't have to settle for something less. To read much more concerning the kinds of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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