Eclectic Cuisine in Playa Del Carmen

If you're a big fan of eclectic food, you might have an opportunity to treat yourself. Though not terribly plentiful, you can still find a couple of restaurants in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean where you can try some.

With many options, from the very casual locale of The Pirate’s Cove to the tasty dinner and lunch at Acamaya Beach Restaurant, there is a choice for every visitor and even for a memorable date night.

Below, you can read up on the few eclectic places you'll have the chance to check out during your getaway. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to see the full article about its hours, location, and other offerings.

La Cava

The Riviera Maya | (984) 877-3688

La Cava

La Cava, a part of Banyan Tree Mayakoba, is situated in the Riviera Maya, in Quintana Roo; four miles (six and a half kilometers) to the northeast of Playa del Carmen. Guests should expect a refined dining experience that's well beyond quick-service restaurants.

La Cava is located in the wine cellar at Banyan Tree. Seating 14 guests, the wooden banquet table features comfortable black high backed chairs, and contemporary furnishings.

Oriola Beach Club Grill

Playa del Carmen | (998) 872-8084

Situated in the northeastern outskirts of Playa del Carmen, Oriola Beach Club Grill is on the same premises as Azul Fives By Karisma, and is a logical choice for travelers who are going to check out this part of the city and the surrounding area. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its eclectic cuisine and salads, but here they're also known for sandwiches.

Oriola is located on a tiled patio and enjoys views of the beach.

The Pirate’s Cove

Playa del Carmen | (984) 877-4000

The Pirate’s Cove, which is on the premises of Petit Lafitte Hotel, is situated in the northeastern outskirts of Playa del Carmen. For a great way to wind down while having a decent plate of eclectic fare, don't hesitate to try this place where the vibe is very casual.

Acamaya Beach Restaurant

Puerto Morelos | (998) 871-0132

Located just outside the heart of Puerto Morelos, Acamaya Beach Restaurant is a part of Acamaya Reef Cabanas, and is a popular choice for vacationers thinking about spending some time seeing this town and adjacent locations. In the mood for comfort food? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, make this restaurant a permanent plan in your vacation agenda.

Some of the most unique places to dine in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are those that you find suddenly during your exploration of different cities. That being said, it's still smart to plan ahead. To find out more details regarding the dining options available to you, check out this page.


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