Eclectic Cuisine in Playa Del Carmen

If, on your travels, you know you're going to want some eclectic food, you might find yourself with an opportunity to indulge yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, you can still find a couple of locations in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean offering meals in this style.

With so much to try, from the informal destination known as Acamaya Beach Restaurant to the amazing dinner and lunch at Oriola Beach Club Grill, there's something special waiting for each traveler and any style of vacation desired.

Take a moment to pursue the few eclectic restaurants you'll encounter during your stay. Click each option to view the full article about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

The Pirate’s Cove

Playa del Carmen | (984) 877-4000

Located toward the northeastern outskirts of Playa del Carmen, The Pirate’s Cove is on the same premises as Petit Lafitte Hotel, and is a viable option for vacationers thinking about going to this part of the city and its environs. If it doesn't feel right to dress up just for indulging in a helping of eclectic food, stop by this local eatery where you'll find the setting to be relaxed.

La Cava

The Riviera Maya | (984) 877-3688

La Cava

La Cava is located at Banyan Tree Mayakoba. It's 4.0 miles northeast of Playa del Carmen. As soon as guests hear about it, they're already here for an over-the-top dining experience perfect for special occasions and dates; or maybe a much-needed break from less formal establishments.

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

Oriola Beach Club Grill, which is part of Azul Fives By Karisma, is located in the northeastern outskirts of Playa del Carmen. Not only is this restaurant famed for eclectic cuisine and salads, but we shouldn't forget they're also known for sandwiches.

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

Acamaya Beach Restaurant

Puerto Morelos | (998) 871-0132

Acamaya Beach Restaurant, a part of Acamaya Reef Cabanas, is located just beyond the the center of Puerto Morelos. Here's one sure-fire reason to visit Puerto Morelos when you want the familiar, inviting flavor profile of comfort food.

Sometimes, the most exciting culinary offerings in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are the ones that you find suddenly while walking around during the day. But of course, it's still smart to have a concrete plan for some meals. To discover much more about the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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