El Sol Tapas & Restaurant

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The tapas craze has swept the world, even hitting Cancun hard. At El Sol Tapas & Restaurant you can enjoy a new take on the food fade, while sipping on award winning wine and experiencing excellent service.

The restaurant primarily caters to guests staying at the resort where it's located, but if you're staying at another hotel or resort nearby, you can enjoy lunch or dinner if you call ahead and request a reservation.

El Sol Tapas & Restaurant

El Sol Tapas & Restaurant has brought the concept of tapas to a whole new level by creating a menu of Mediterranean favorites with a pre-Hispanic Mexican twist made from fresh, local ingredients that can be shared and sampled. Pair each dish with a glass from the award winning wine cellar.

The menu features many good options, including tapas, and the influence of flavors can be intriguingly varied, including elements of both Mediterranean and Mexican cuisines. The setting here, as far as the style and level of formality, is informal. When's the best time to come? They're open for dinner only, so be sure not to miss their open hours.


Rustic yet elegant, El Sol Tapas & Restaurant is truly unique.


This restaurant is on the beach, set in the Riviera Maya, 9.8 miles northeast of Playa del Carmen, El Sol Tapas & Restaurant is located at Belmond Maroma Resort & Spa. Residents and travelers making a trip to Puerto Morelos should also think about dining here, since it's nine and a half miles (15 kilometers) to the south west of town.

Since the number of things to see and do here is limited, your group might need to grab a taxi in order to see some more places of interest.

Those interested in staying active on vacation will find a few outdoor attractions in the area, such as Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club and Maroma Beach. Maroma Beach is the closest place to enjoy the beach, and is within a reasonable distance of the restaurant.

Nearby Restaurants

If you are hoping to find a local restaurant that has some similar menu items or comparable prices, there is no shortage of nearby options to consider, including El Restaurante. It's situated within traveling distance of the El Sol Tapas & Restaurant.

Of course, if you're looking for something a little different, this part of Mexico features an impressive selection of restaurants, where you'll find cuisine styles ranging from the familiar to the exotic. For instance, you might also enjoy American fare at Blend, which is approximately a mile and a half away.

Credit Cards and Other Info

El Sol Tapas & Restaurant accepts all major credit cards.

Contact Info

Location: Carretera Cancún Tulum at Km 51, the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Phone: (998) 872-8200

Secondary Phone: (866) 454-9351

Website: http://www.maromahotel.com/web/ocan/el_sol_restaurant.jsp

Email: guestrelations.mar@belmond.com


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