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.
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.
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.
If your preferences are flexible, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at restaurants below:
|--||Caribbean||0.0 mi. South of Central Tulum|
|(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|
|(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|
|(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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