European Cuisine in Riviera Maya

If you can't get enough European food, don't miss out on a chance to spoil yourself. Though not terribly plentiful, you can still find a couple of locations in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean specializing in this this type of food.

With choices such as the informal atmosphere at Byblos to the dives whose family-made creations will have you craving more, you are sure to find something you absolutely love.

Below, read up on the small set of popular European eateries you could be curious about during your getaway. For each option that interests you, click the name to find out more about its hours, location, and other offerings.

El Paladante

The Riviera Maya | (984) 871-2233

El Paladante is situated in the Riviera Maya, in Quintana Roo; three quarters of a mile (a kilometer and a half) to the west of Tulum. When the whole group's looking out for delicious European food without a big to-do, this casual, breezy restaurant is a great fit. <p>El Paladante believes in using what nature has provided in order to make your meals. All eggs, vegetable, and honey used in the preparation of the food here was grown or produced organically right on property.</p>

Byblos

Downtown Playa del Carmen

Byblos is located within downtown Playa del Carmen, near the middle of Playa del Carmen. Happily identified by tourists as an informal place to have a meal, it's great when you don't want to get too fancy. <p>During the day, Byblos serves as a cafeteria for the nearby school, however at night it serves off a daily changing menu. Do not be deterred by the school lunch idea, as the restaurant is rather elegant at night.</p>

Similar Food

Caso del Lago

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Arezzo (998) 872-8084 Italian 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
Habb -- Mediterranean 7.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
Pizza Banana -- Italian 0.2 mi. West of Central Playa del Carmen
Kartaba Restaurant and Lounge (984) 873-2228 Mediterranean 0.4 mi. West of Central Playa del Carmen
Pane Pizza Fantasia -- Italian 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum
Pizza N' Love 55180123 Italian 0.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos
La Siesta -- Italian Downtown Playa del Carmen
Richard's Pizzaria (984) 873-5029 Italian Puerto Aventuras, Central Riviera Maya
Il Giardino -- Italian 0.2 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum
Pizza Renzo -- Italian Downtown Playa del Carmen

Sometimes, the most exciting places to grab a bite in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are the ones that you casually come across while trekking the town of your choice. Then again, it doesn't hurt to have a few favorites on the itinerary. To learn more regarding the dining options available to you, check out this page.

 

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