Food Options for Guests staying at Papaya Playa Beach & Jungle Paradise

During your vacation to Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, it's suggested that you get to know the flavors and ingredients that define the local cuisine.

Papaya Playa Beach & Jungle Paradise has a restaurant, where guests can have a great dining experience without stepping foot off the property.



Papaya Restaurant is the central feature of the Papaya Club de Playa. It's service space is distributed around the club to include a double-decker bar that advances toward the ocean, overhanging the beach; multilevel semi-amphitheatre with private seating enclaves with the infinity view ahead and above; two spacious oceanfront palapas; 360° wooden tower rising above the property offering a vantage-point private table area; and a generous stretch of beach appointed with serviceable sun beds and shaded hanging beds palapitas.

The menu is based on the recipes largely influenced by the Mayan and Mexican traditions with a touch of experimentation. Ingredients are sourced on the local organic market. Kitchen is often the host to famous international chefs invited to introduce their signature and thematic menus.

Don't miss the on-site bar, where guests of the property can enjoy their favorite drink.

Nearby Dining

This property is within reach of several nice places to eat, so everyone is bound to find something that interests them. A few of the off-property restaurants found closest to the eco resort are Zahra, which serves Mexican food and seafood, and Piedra Escondida, which serves Italian food and pasta. The easiest to reach of the two options, Zahra, is located less than a hundred yards to the west of the eco resort. Still curious about other options surrounding the eco resort? For more info, check out the following table.

Restaurants near Papaya Playa Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Style Distance Direction
Zahra -- Informal Less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) W
Piedra Escondida (984) 100-1443 Informal Less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) SSW
Trece Lunas -- -- Less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) NW
Mateo's -- Informal Less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) W
Zamas Que Fresco (415) 387-9806 Informal 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) S
Hemmingway -- Fine Dining 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) SSW
El Tabano -- -- 0.2 mi. (0.2 km) SSW
Papaya Playa -- -- 0.3 mi. (0.5 km) NNE
Tribal Village -- -- 0.6 mi. (1.0 km) NNE
Amansala -- -- 0.8 mi. (1.4 km) SSW
Posada Margherita (984) 801-8493 Very Casual 0.9 mi. (1.5 km) SSW
Margherita (984) 801-8493 Informal 1.0 mi. (1.6 km) SSW

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