Italian Cuisine in Riviera Maya

While staying in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, expect to happen upon a delicious array of restaurants and other dining options. If you have a taste for Italian food in particular, then you will definitely want to check out the various establishments known for these fun flavors. When it comes to availability, there's more than enough restaurants for this cuisine.

From the fine dining setting of Ambasciata D’Italia to the fantastic dinner and lunch at Mandarinas, you're sure to locate a menu item with just the right elements.

Take time to scan and read details about the large collection of restaurants serving Italian cuisine in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean. Click on one of the options to learn more about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Glass Bar

Downtown Playa del Carmen | (984) 873-1335

Located near the center of downtown Playa del Carmen, Glass Bar is a good option for guests who are going to spend some time exploring this neighborhood or nearby. Lovely, mild seafood and Italian flavors are made for each other at this noteworthy eatery. <p>The Glass Bar offers a selection of fine Mediterranean food paired with wines.</p>

Ambasciata D’Italia

Downtown Playa del Carmen | (984) 873-3621

Ambasciata D’Italia, a part of Posada Mariposa, is located in downtown Playa del Carmen, toward the center of Playa del Carmen. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its Italian goodies, which yes, includes pasta, but it's also fawned-over for another favorite, pizza. <p>Truly authentic Italian fare is up for grabs at Ambasciata D'Italia, where the menu is seemingly endless and lists numerous pasta, seafood, and meat dishes, as well as homemade pizzas. Everything is made from scratch, and fresh preparation is a priority.</p>

Cenacolo Playa del Carmen

Downtown Playa del Carmen | (984) 803-5705

Cenacolo Playa del Carmen is located in downtown Playa del Carmen, near the center of Playa del Carmen. Not only is this restaurant famed for Italian cooking and their signature staple of pasta, but here they're also good at seafood. <p>Decadence abounds at Cenacolo, from the elegant dark wood furnishings to the statues and paintings on the wall. All allow the mind to wonder to the magic of Italy.</p>

Cantina Habanero

Puerto Morelos

Cantina Habanero is located near the heart of Puerto Morelos. Although some delight in the general selection of Italian food, this potential favorite is known for its hamburgers and tacos. <p>The menu at Cantina Habanero stands out, even though it could easily be overshadowed by the rowdy atmosphere. Pizza, Mexican fare, sandwiches, and appetizers seem common, but are so well prepared that you'll make plans to come back for more.</p>

Arezzo

Playa del Carmen | (998) 872-8084

Positioned along the northeastern outskirts of Playa del Carmen, Arezzo is on the premises of Azul Fives By Karisma, and is a viable option that's worth considering if you're exploring this part of the city. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its Italian cuisine and pasta, but it's also known for putting out great pizza. <p>Like most restaurants at Azul fives, Arezzo features a contemporary design scheme, with features such as grey printed bulls eye fabric on the boxy, but comfortable chairs, paired with red lamp shades, and clean lines throughout. A floor to ceiling wall provides a view of the island of Cozumel.</p>

Italian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Agora Downtown Playa del Carmen International, Italian (984) 873-0626
Ambasciata D'Italia Playa del Carmen, Eastern part of Riviera Maya Italian (984) 873-3621
Ambasciata D’Italia Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 873-3621
Arezzo 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Italian (998) 872-8084
Blue Restaurant Downtown Playa del Carmen International, Italian --
Botticelli 1.3 mi. South West of Central downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 873-4120
Cantina Habanero 0.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos International, Italian, Mexican --
Cenacolo Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 803-5705
Ciao Puerto Aventuras, Central Riviera Maya Italian (984) 875-1130
Da Bruno Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Da Gigi 0.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central Tulum Italian --
Domino's Playa del Carmen 1.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Playa del Carmen Italian --
Glass Bar Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian, Mediterranean (984) 873-1335
Grazie Italian Trattoria 7.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Italian (855) 744-8371
Hogar Pizza 0.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Italian --
Hogar Pizza Puerto Aventuras, Central Riviera Maya Italian (984) 859-1111
Idea Pasta Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Il Basilico 0.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Italian --
Il Giardino 0.2 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum Italian --
Il Pescatore Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (998) 881-7300
L'Hotelito 0.1 mi. South West of Central Tulum Italian (984) 136-1240
La Diez Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 803-5418
La Pizza De Mare Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
La Siesta Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
La Vagabunda Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian, Mexican (984) 873-3753
Mandarinas Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Margherita 3.3 mi. South of Central Tulum Italian (984) 801-8493
Massimo Puerto Aventuras, Central Riviera Maya Italian --
Mia Pizza Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Mosquito Blue Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian, Mexican (984) 873-1245
Pane Pizza Fantasia 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Italian --
Papa John's Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Piedra Escondida 2.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum Italian, Mexican (984) 100-1443
Pizza Al Trancio Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Pizza Aventuras Puerto Aventuras, Central Riviera Maya Italian (984) 802-8888
Pizza Banana 0.2 mi. West of Central Playa del Carmen Italian --
Pizza Edy's Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Pizza Hut Playa del Carmen Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 873-1616
Pizza N' Love 0.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Italian 55180123
Pizza Pazza 0.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Italian --
Pizza Pizza 1.6 mi. East of Central Tulum Italian --
Pizza Renzo Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian --
Pizzaria Leo 4.2 mi. South West of Central Akumal Italian --
Pizzas Tulum 0.2 mi. South West of Central Tulum Italian --
Pizzeria La Nave 0.1 mi. South of Central Tulum Italian --
Pizzeto Puerto Aventuras, Central Riviera Maya Italian (984) 875-1130
Porto Bello 0.0 mi. East of Central Puerto Morelos International, Italian --
Portofino 0.2 mi. South of Central Akumal Italian (984) 875-7600
Quiero Mas Pizzaria 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Tulum Italian --
Richard's Pizzaria Puerto Aventuras, Central Riviera Maya Italian (984) 873-5029
Ritrato d'Italia 2.7 mi. North of Central Puerto Morelos Italian (225) 522-0093
Rolandi's Cozumel Downtown Playa del Carmen Italian (987) 872 10 97
Rolandis Playa del Carmen Italian (984) 803-4121
Spaghettino 0.1 mi. South West of Central Puerto Morelos Italian --
Tramonto The Riviera Maya American, Italian (984) 206-4000

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For something different in the same ballpark, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Posada Margherita (984) 801-8493 Mediterranean 3.3 mi. South of Central Tulum
Villas Latinas Restaurant (998) 871-0118 Spanish 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos
Ugila Maktub Cafe -- Middle Eastern Downtown Playa del Carmen
La Marea (984) 877-3000 Mediterranean 2.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen
Azafran (984) 129-6130 German 0.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Tulum
Byblos -- European Downtown Playa del Carmen
Le Petit Cochon (984) 875-1130 French Puerto Aventuras, Central Riviera Maya
Yodi's Biergarten -- German 0.2 mi. North of Central Puerto Morelos
Jade Deli and Crêperie (984) 206-4000 Mediterranean The Riviera Maya
OPA! Mediterranean Cuisine (855) 744-8371 Mediterranean 7.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos

Or we recommend you take a look at the signature menu items at one of these restaurants:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Casa Violeta (984) 879-0294 Pizza 4.7 mi. South of Central Tulum
Dolce Sapori -- Pasta 0.1 mi. East of Central Tulum
Blue Sky Restaurant (998) 800-1371 Pizza 5.9 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum
Be Tulum (877) 265-4139 Pasta 5.2 mi. South of Central Tulum
Mayan Bistro Restaurant and Bar (984) 873-1876 Pasta Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Restaurant -- Pizza Downtown Playa del Carmen

Guests often find that the best dining destinations in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are the ones that you happen upon while walking the streets near your hotel. However, keeping the important details of a few dining options on the list, will keep this aspect of your trip worry free. To find out more details about the dining options available to you, check out this page.

 

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