La Cueva del Chango

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Don't settle for heavy restaurant food that weighs you down and is not necessarily healthy for you. Instead, head to La Cueva del Chango, where natural ingredients and food made fresh aid in creating high quality and good for you meals.

La Cueva del Chango

The culinary concept is natural Mexican food, they serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. All the juices are made with fresh fruit and they also have a bar with an ample assortment of premium brands. The wines they serve are Mexican, thus offering an ample selection.

In La Cueva del Chango they believe in the Mexican cuisine and offer a high quality product at a reasonable price. As you peruse the menu, know that their most popular breakfast items are the Chilaquiles, Empanadas, and Homemade Granola; their top-selling lunches are the Stuffed Poblano Peppers and Fresh Fish with Guajillo; and for dinner they are loved for their Habanera Cream Soup, Tuna with Pasilla Chili, and Fresh Fish with Mole and Guava sauces.

La Cueva del Chango is a bar and grill where they proudly serve their take on Mexican cuisine. As far as the style of dining and food goes, the setting is informal. This eatery is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, so your family can enjoy this option at almost any meal.


Due to the moderately ample scope of this dining facility vacationers should expect to keep clear of enduring hold-ups at peak times. Plus, it is an ideal locale if you are eating with a large group.

La Cueva del Chango is a unique restaurant-bar, not only in concept but also for the natural setting among abundant vegetation and trees. This adorable little restaurant is reminiscent of a secret garden, and as you eat you will be illuminated by the wine glass lights above you. This is without doubt, a cute, romantic opportunity not to be missed.


La Cueva del Chango is found near the center of Playa del Carmen.

This section of Mexico has a spread of natural and cultural attractions, proud of its spot in a lovely area of town. Two of the closest places of interest from this particular dining option include Plaza 28 De Julio Park and El Faro Lighthouse, both of which are within a quick trip of La Cueva del Chango.

Patrons of this restaurant also enjoy the selection of things to do outdoors nearby. Visitors eager to get in a few good swings might wish to arrange an afternoon at this restaurant's closest located golf facility, Playacar Golf Course, which is within traveling distance of La Cueva del Chango. Other types of travelers are content napping on El Faro, which is the most nearby beach and is only three quarters of a mile away. Also in the area, you may encounter another beach and a second golf course, as if the choice between these fun attractions wasn't hard enough.

Nearby Restaurants

For diners hoping to find another place to eat with some similar menu items and/or a similar atmosphere, there are lots of nearby dining spots to choose between, including Casa Club. You can find it a couple hundred yards to the southeast of this restaurant.

But then again, if you want something different, this part of Mexico provides a wide range of dining establishments that will suit the tastes of nearly any kind of diner. For example, you might also consider trying International eats at Las Palapas Restaurant, which is located right on the beach.

Hours and Other Info

Breakfast at La Cueva del Chango is generally $7 to $9 USD, or 90 to 110 pesos.

La Cueva del Chango wants you to eat right for each meal of the day, that's why they are open from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Sunday.

Contact Info

Location: 77710 Col. Zazil Ha, 38th Street between 5th Avenue and the sea, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Phone: (984) 147-0271




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