Cuban Cuisine in Riviera Maya

If, on your travels, you know you're going to want some Cuban food, don't pass up an opportunity to spoil yourself. You may be a bit limited in your options, but you can still find a few restaurants in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean within this category.

With so much to try, from the informal attitude at Habana Cafe to the restaurants where beer and wine are just as important to dinner as the food, it really is possible to find the dish with just the right elements.

Use the list below to read more about the few delicious Cuban places you'll encounter during your getaway. You can click each restaurant's name to find out more about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.

La Bodeguita Del Medio

Playa del Carmen | 984-803-39-51

Positioned a quarter mile south west of downtown Playa del Carmen, La Bodeguita Del Medio is at 5 ta. Avenida. This enigmatic eatery can show multiple sides, so yes they're offering Cuban goodies, which yes, includes chicken, but they're also dubbed a hotspot for seafood. La Bodeguita del Medio is it's own little slice of a Havana night; the live music, dancing, singing, and laughter will suck you right into the spirit as you dance the night away.

Habana Cafe

Tulum | (984) 802-5412

Situated just outside the heart of Tulum, Habana Cafe is a viable choice worth considering if you are going to spend some time exploring this town and areas nearby. In the mood for coffee? In any case, you might discover that dining here is the one stop that you'll each love for a different reason. Habana Cafe features several authentic Cuban meals and soups, as well as Cafe con Leche.

Similar Food

El Puerto Fairmont

If your preferences are flexible, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Caribe Mexicano -- Caribbean 0.0 mi. South of Central Tulum
The Beach Club Grill (855) 744-8371 Caribbean 7.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos
El Puerto Fairmont (984) 206-3000 Caribbean Playa del Carmen
Zamas Que Fresco (415) 387-9806 Caribbean 2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum
Ana Y Jose Beach Bar -- Caribbean 3.8 mi. South of Central Tulum
Las Delicias (984) 803-1214 Caribbean Downtown Playa del Carmen
Chula Vista (984) 873-4120 Caribbean 1.3 mi. South West of Central downtown Playa del Carmen
The Captain’s Galley (984) 877-4000 Caribbean 3.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
Al Cielo (984) 840-9012 Caribbean Xpu Ha, Central Riviera Maya
Mediterraneo (984) 873-1300 Caribbean Puerto Aventuras, Central Riviera Maya

Sometimes, the most exciting food and drink options in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are the ones you run into while walking around during the day. However, writing down a few restaurants in your daily itinerary, will keep this aspect of your trip worry free. To find out more details concerning the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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