Tulum Restaurants

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As tourists yearn to discover the mysteries of the Maya, dining on local fare is a popular choice in Tulum. Not everyone can handle the unique food; however, so a number of American chain restaurants, as well a a few locally owned options serving up international cuisine help to fill people up as they take the time to explore the area's attractions every day.

Mexican Cuisine

Piedra Escondida

Just as you might anticipate, there are a number of restaurants to enjoy local Mexican food in Tulum. This traditional cuisine is an interesting mix of Spanish influence, native ingredients, and indigenous culinary techniques. Remember that you'll be able to read additional information on each place on the page by clicking the links.

Casa Cenote is a local grill located in northeastern Tulum. Casa Cenote has seafood entrees like fish fillets and shrimp, though they also have other options like hamburgers and chicken. Also, on Sundays, they have a BBQ Buffet, served Texas style. If you are looking for something specific and want to call before you go, you can do so at (361) 993-2462.

El Paladante is a top dining venue you might visit. El Paladante is the restaurant located in the Don Diego de la Selva hotel. Guests are invited to enjoy European and Mexican cuisine in a tropical atmosphere when they dine at this open air restaurant. If you'd like to call before booking a room, do so at (984) 871-2233.

Gary’s at Casa Cenote is located at Casa Cenote and has a couple of cuisines to choose from, including Mexican and Tex-Mex. The cuisine presented on the menu at Gary's is Mexican made simple, with fresh ingredients and authentic preparation styles really allowing each dish to pop. For those who don't want to go too far out of their comfort zones, TexMex is also available. If you are looking for something specific and want to call before you go, you can do so at (361) 993-2462.

Below you can look through the 29 eateries offering visitors this kind of flavor.

Mexican Restaurants in Tulum
Name Location Phone Number
Casa Cenote 5.8 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum (361) 993-2462
Cetli Central Tulum (984) 108-0681
Charlies 0.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum --
Chichen Itza 5.3 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum (984) 875-7100
Cobà 5.3 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum (984) 875-7100
Diaz Grill Central Tulum --
Don Huacho 0.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum --
El Carboncito Tacos 0.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum --
El Mariachi Central Tulum (984) 875-1010
El Paladante 0.8 mi. West of Central Tulum (984) 871-2233
Fantasias 0.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum --
Fredy's Fajitas Central Tulum --
Gary’s at Casa Cenote 5.9 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum (361) 993-2462
La Bistecca Central Tulum (984) 871-2917
La Gringa Tacos 0.2 mi. South West of Central Tulum --
La Zebra 4.6 mi. South of Central Tulum (984) 115-4726
Lina’s Mexican Cantina 4.6 mi. South of Central Tulum (303) 578-1301
Los Arrecifes 3.7 mi. South of Central Tulum (984) 105-3340
Mateo's 2.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum --
Oscar & Lalo 7.5 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum (984) 115-9965
Pancho's Grill 0.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum (983) 285-0252
Piedra Escondida 2.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum (984) 100-1443
Salsolito Central Tulum --
Senor Frosty's Central Tulum --
Tita Tulum 4.3 mi. South of Central Tulum (984) 877-8513
Trece Lunas 2.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum --
Urge Tacos Central Tulum --
Zahra 2.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum --
Zamas Que Fresco 2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum (415) 387-9806

Caribbean

Visitors will have a few opportunities to try out local dishes during their time in Tulum. Because Caribbean and other similar cuisines have features borrowed from so many different cultures and culinary techniques, almost any type of diner can find dishes to their taste at these restaurants.

Ana Y Jose Beach Bar is a local seafood spot found within Tulum. You don't have to leave your spot in the sand to get a beverage when you are hanging at Ana Y Jose Beach Bar. Simply order from your lounge chair and have your drink brought to you by the friendly servers.

Diamante K is a good restaurant in the area you might like. Set right on the beach, Diamante K Restaurant is a relaxed spot to stop for breakfast or lunch.

Trattoria Del Mar: Most guest are drawn to the Trattoria Del Mar in order to see the famed VW Mojito Bar, but end up staying for the great service and excellent food. Guests will find them on Avenida Tulum entre calle Beta y clle Orion.

Take a look through the chart right below if you want to see the relevant possibilities that you will be able to find in Tulum.

Other Caribbean Restaurants in Tulum
Name Location Type Phone Number
Ana Y Jose Beach Bar 3.8 mi. South of Central Tulum Caribbean --
Caribe Mexicano Central Tulum Caribbean --
Diamante K Central Tulum Caribbean, International --
Habana Cafe 0.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Cuban (984) 802-5412
Trattoria Del Mar Central Tulum Latin American (984) 100-3228

European and Asian

Margherita

If you and your party are wanting to enjoy some European fare, you'll have many different restaurants to choose from in the vicinity. Alongside Italian cuisine, you can also find Mexican and European options.

A notable local establishment worth considering is L'Hotelito. At L'Hotelito breakfast is a continental affair, but when you sit down for dinner, the restaurant's Italian side truly shows. Fresh, homemade pastas and traditional Italian recipes grace the menu, and are made in a kitchen that uses local ingredients. You will be able to find them on Av. Tulum entre Beta y Orion.

Margherita: Margherita is an Italian restaurant, serving decadent pastas and seafood dishes. If you want to call in advance, you can do so at (984) 801-8493.

Piedra Escondida has several different dishes to choose from, including pasta and seafood. Guests at the Piedra Escondida Hotel are invited to dine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the restaurant of the same name located on property. For customers who want to call before making reservations, do so at (984) 100-1443.

See more information on related kinds of dining options in Tulum by viewing the chart just below.

European and Asian Restaurants in Tulum
Name Location Type Phone Number
Azafran Central Tulum German (984) 129-6130
Da Gigi Central Tulum Italian --
El Chino 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Chinese --
El Paladante 0.8 mi. West of Central Tulum European, Mexican (984) 871-2233
Hogar Pizza 0.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Italian --
Hot Wok Central Tulum Thai (984) 128-3484
Il Basilico 0.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Italian --
Il Giardino Central Tulum Italian --
Kung Fu Panda 0.6 mi. West of Central Tulum Chinese --
L'Hotelito Central Tulum Italian (984) 136-1240
La Palapa Del China 0.1 mi. South West of Central Tulum Chinese --
Le Bistro Central Tulum French, Mediterranean (998) 891-4100
Margherita 3.3 mi. South of Central Tulum Italian (984) 801-8493
Mezzanine Central Tulum Thai (303) 578-1301
Pane Pizza Fantasia 0.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Italian --
Piedra Escondida 2.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum Italian, Mexican (984) 100-1443
Pizza Pazza 0.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Italian --
Pizza Pizza Central Tulum Italian --
Pizzas Tulum 0.2 mi. South West of Central Tulum Italian --
Pizzeria La Nave Central Tulum Italian --
Quiero Mas Pizzaria Central Tulum Italian --

International

International fare is very easy to find in Tulum. This is an area with lots of cultural diversity, so it's no surprise that there's a lot of culinary diversity as well.

Be Tulum is a dinner place found in southern Tulum. Set just steps away from the ocean, the restaurant at Be Tulum is a popular spot for guests of the hotel for dine for dinner. Guests can reach them at (877) 265-4139.

Blue Sky Restaurant offers a variety of dishes to try, including pasta and pizza. Blue Sky offer eloquent pasta, steak and seafood dishes.

Casa Violeta: Guests at Casa Violeta have no reason to leave the resort property with a restaurant such as the likes of theirs on property available. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner the menu is full of International offerings that are sure to please one and all. To talk to them, call (984) 879-0294.

Dos Ceibas is located at Posada Dos Ceibas and is a seafood option situated in southern Tulum. The restaurant at Dos Ceibas proudly makes each and every dish by hand, allowing guests to revel in the delicious homemade seasonings and sauces with each bite they take.

You can learn more on similar types of eateries inside Tulum by viewing the table below.

International Restaurants in Tulum
Name Location Phone Number
Be Tulum 5.2 mi. South of Central Tulum (877) 265-4139
Blue Sky Restaurant 5.9 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum (998) 800-1371
Casa Violeta 4.7 mi. South of Central Tulum (984) 879-0294
Diamante K Central Tulum --
Don Cafeto Central Tulum --
Dos Ceibas 5.2 mi. South of Central Tulum (984) 877-6024 ext. 0052
El Tabano 2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum --
Hechizo 5.7 mi. South of Central Tulum (984) 879-5020
Las Ranitas Restaurant 5.1 mi. South of Central Tulum (984) 871-1090
Maui Wowi Central Tulum (998) 880-6184
Oscar & Lalo 7.5 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum (984) 115-9965
Paris De Noche 0.1 mi. South West of Central Tulum --
Selva Maya Central Tulum --
Teetotum Central Tulum (984) 143-8956

American and Other

Casa Banana

Though you'll find lots of familiar dining options, you can also try some Argentenian and Mexican food.

Casa Banana can be found at Hotel Nueva Vida de Ramiro and is a steak house located within Tulum. A classic Argentinian steak house, Casa Banana at Nueva Vida de Romira offers simple, yet supremely flavorful cuisine that everyone you're dining with will salivate over. You can contact them at (984) 806-2871.

A place to consider is El Pequeno Buenos Aires. Every single cut of meat offered on the menu at El Pequeno Buenos Aires is of top quality. To accompany this fine food is freshly baked bread and a wine cellar that features offerings from South America and Europe. If you have questions and want to call in advance, do so at (984) 871-2708.

A nearby restaurant you might like is Hemmingway. What's special about Hemminway is that there is no set menu. The server asks each guest what they are hungry for, and the kitchen will make it.

Dairy Queen is a local lunch and dinner option located within the heart of Tulum. While Dairy Queen serves some quick and easy food, their specialty is their ice cream and milkshakes, especially their Blizzards, which is an extra thick milkshake that you eat with a spoon.

Just below you can look through the 11 restaurants serving up this type of cuisine.

Other Restaurants in Tulum
Name Location Type Phone Number
Acabar Central Tulum Middle Eastern, Tex-Mex --
Alexis 5.3 mi. South of Central Tulum Argentenian (984) 151-0116
Casa Banana 4.5 mi. South of Central Tulum Argentenian (984) 806-2871
Dairy Queen Central Tulum American --
El Pequeno Buenos Aires Central Tulum Argentenian (984) 871-2708
Gary’s at Casa Cenote 5.9 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum Mexican, Tex-Mex (361) 993-2462
Hemmingway 2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum Eclectic --
Le Bistro Central Tulum French, Mediterranean (998) 891-4100
Posada Margherita 3.3 mi. South of Central Tulum Mediterranean (984) 801-8493
Subway Tulum 0.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum American --
Subway Tulum Parque Central Tulum American --
 

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