Mexican Cuisine on Isla Mujeres

During your travels through Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, expect to happen upon a tempting spread of places to sit down to a meal. If you're admittedly obsessed with Mexican food, you should check out the places where it's always on the menu. Luckily, there's an enormous pool of restaurants within this cuisine alone.

With so much to try, from the informal favorite named Carlos 'N Charlie's Cancun to the tasty brunch service at The Yaxchilan Tavern, there is something to suit each and every guest and even for that special night you're planning.

The following list allows you to read up on the rather large selection of places serving Mexican cuisine available. For each of the options, click to find out more about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Seso Loco

Downtown Isla Mujeres | (998) 877-1446

Seso Loco is located in Downtown Isla Mujeres, in the northwestern outskirts of Isla Mujeres. Fresh fish from Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's coasts and Mexican panache are made for each other at this well-liked dining option.

Along with Mexican fare, you can order several pasta dishes and pizza. Try the Isla Mujeres pizza, which is topped with ham, mushrooms, bacon, and salami.

Carlos 'N Charlie's Cancun

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 883-4468

Carlos 'N Charlie's Cancun is located in Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Cancun; 7.6 miles to the east-southeast of Cancun. Searching for tempting Mexican eats in a fun and convenient setting? Don't miss the mellow set-up and menu at this bar and grill.

To the founders of Carlos 'N Charlie in Cancun, entertainment was just as important to them as the food, so guests will occasionally catch the crew putting on skits, singing, and dancing to keep things fun.

Vips Downtown Cancun

Downtown Cancun | (983) 887-8906

Vips Downtown Cancun is situated in downtown Cancun, in the southeastern outskirts of Cancun. Although some delight in the general selection of Mexican cuisine, this place is especially proud of their hamburgers and pancakes.

VIPS offers meals perfect for any time of the day and their extensive menu is sure to have something on it that you will enjoy.

Tok's

Downtown Cancun

Tok's is found within downtown Cancun, toward the center of Cancun. Happily identified by tourists as a casual dining option, it's often reserved for lazy days outdoors.

Los De Pescado

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | 998-884-83-86

Los De Pescado can be found in the vicinity of downtown Cancun; it is approximately seven miles (11 kilometers) to the south of Isla Mujeres. Seafood (of course) and Mexican panache are an outstanding combo at this informal place.

Seafood is the real star of the menu here at Los De Pescado, but a number of Mexican favorites from tacos and burritos to fajitas are available as well. Check out the ceviche menu for an especially delicious dish.

Mexican Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Ah Carbon 2.1 mi. South West of Central Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 252-4154
Almar Lounge 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Asian, Fusion, Mexican --
Bellavista Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Caribbean, Mexican (800) 261-5014
Cafe Andrade 0.3 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (984) 873-3035
Calypso's 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 883-1244
Carlos 'N Charlie's Cancun Cancun Beach Hotel Zone Mexico American, International, Mexican (998) 883-4468
Casa Tequila 5.7 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (984) 875-5000
Chi Chi & Charlies Beach Club Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican ( 998 ) 877 04 91
Chiles Locos Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican --
Chuy's Tacos Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican --
Da Luisa 1.5 mi. Southeast of Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Italian, Mexican (998) 888-0107
El Agave Restaurant 1.1 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International, Mexican (998) 887-4455
El Cachirulo Tacos 1.8 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican --
El Café Mexicano 6.1 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 881-0808
El Fish Fritanga 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 840-6216
El Mirador 5.9 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International, Mexican (998) 193-2260
El Patio 3.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Mexico Mexican --
El Timon De Cancun 1.7 mi. East of Central Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 886-9891
Gorditas Dona Tota 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican --
Habaneros 6.1 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 848-7000
La Destileria 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Contemporary, Mexican (998) 885-1087
La Habichuela 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 884-3158
La Habichuela Sunset 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican, Tex-Mex (998) 884-3158
La Lomita Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican --
La Malquerida Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican --
La Mansion 5.9 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican --
La Parilla Cancun 2.0 mi. East of Central Cancun Mexico Mexican --
La Pergola Caribeña 0.5 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 884-3999
Labna 0.6 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Latin American, Mexican (998) 892-3056
Las Brisas Restaurant Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International, Mexican (800) 930-6806
Le Metissage 1.9 mi. South of Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres French, Fusion, Mexican (998) 877-0700
Los Bisquet's De Obregon 1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 887-6876
Los Caracoles 0.7 mi. South of Central Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 880-0448
Los De Pescado 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican 998-884-83-86
Mamma Rosa Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Italian, Mexican, Spanish (998) 238-8568
Maria de Lourdes Restaurant 0.4 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 884-4009
Mi Casa es su Casa Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Caribbean, Mexican (800) 261-5014
Mr. Papa's 5.5 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 883-3106
O 6.0 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 891-5555 ext. 5030
Paloma Bonita 6.0 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 848-7000
Pearls Restaurant 2.9 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 849-4606
Perico's 2.0 mi. East of Central Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 884-3152
Picus Cockteleria Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican --
Pinguino's Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican (998) 877-0044
Polo's Mango Cafe Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican, Vegetarian (998) 274-0118
Rincon Yucateca 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 884-0732
Santos Mariscos 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 840-6300
Seso Loco Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International, Mexican (998) 877-1446
Sunset Grill Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International, Mexican (998) 877-0785
Taco Factory 0.9 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican 8830750
Taco Inn 1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Cancun Mexico Mexican --
Taco Inn 5.6 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican --
Tequilla Grill 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican (998) 872-8383
The Yaxchilan Tavern 2.0 mi. East of Central Cancun Mexico American, Mexican (998) 206-2006
Tok's 1.2 mi. Southeast of Central Cancun Mexico Mexican --
Vips Downtown Cancun 1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico American, Mexican (983) 887-8906
Vips Hotel Zone Cancun 5.9 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico American, Mexican (998) 883-0165
Zazil-Ha Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican (998) 881-4770

Similar Food

Also worth considering if you really love Mexican food, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Buenos Aires Grill -- Argentenian 0.9 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun
Cambalache (998) 883-0897 Argentenian 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun
La Capilla Argentina Steakhouse (998) 881-2000 Argentenian 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Sedona Grill (998) 848-9648 Tex-Mex 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Meson Del Vecindario (998) 884-8900 Tex-Mex 0.9 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Cancun
Chili's`La Isla -- Tex-Mex 5.5 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun
Chili's in the Forum -- Tex-Mex 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun
Puerto Madero Cancun (998) 885-2829 Argentenian 6.0 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun

Or if need even more options for your long visit, try a signature dish, such as the tacos featured at La Fuente de Yassi.

Oftentimes, the best restaurants in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are the ones you wind up near unexpectedly during your exploration of different cities. Then again, that doesn't mean you can't learn about dining in a particular region in advance. To learn more details regarding the dining options available to you, check out this page.

 

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