Italian Cuisine in Tulum

While staying in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, expect to happen upon a savory selection of quick-service, sit-down, and fine dining establishments. Guests who already have plans to eat Italian food should pay attention to the places serving this favorite. Expect to encounter more than enough dining options that have it on the menu.

With so much to try, from the informal locale of Piedra Escondida to the lovely dinner service at Il Basilico, there's a menu suited for each person in your party and any desired budget.

The following list allows you to scan and read details about this full list of Italian eateries awaiting Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's guests. For each option that interests you, click the name to discover the details about its location, style, and more.

Piedra Escondida

The Riviera Maya | (984) 100-1443

Piedra Escondida

Piedra Escondida is a good option that's worth considering if you're thinking about exploring this part of Quintana Roo. It is 2.6 miles south-southeast of Tulum. This local establishment isn't merely Italian goodies, which yes, includes pasta, but here they're also fawned-over for another favorite, seafood.

Piedra Escondida Restaurant is a cozy place with spectacular ocean view and an open terrace on the beach.

Not a fancy place by any means, they play good, soft music that goes perfectly with cocktails and the sea breeze. There are 20 tables available for guests.


The Riviera Maya | (984) 801-8493


Margherita is on the premises of Posada Margherita, and is a viable option for travelers exploring this section of Quintana Roo. It is 3.3 miles south of Tulum. Vacationers who are compelled to eat pasta will fully love dining here during a visit to the Riviera Maya.

Margherita is an Italian restaurant, serving decadent pastas and seafood dishes.


Tulum | (984) 136-1240

Located toward the center of Tulum, L'Hotelito is on Av. Tulum entre Beta y Orion. Patrons who want pasta will particularly love stopping here during a visit to Tulum.

The decor at L'Hotelito is a mixture of Tuscan and Mexican styles.


Akumal | (984) 875-7600

Portofino, which is part of Secrets Akumal Riviera Maya, can be found in the heart of Akumal. Out-of-towners that desire pasta will thoroughly enjoy eating here during a trip to Akumal.

Hogar Pizza


Positioned just outside the heart of Tulum, Hogar Pizza is a good choice for you to consider if you're going to check out this town and the surrounding area. Don't hesitate to pass through Tulum when you just can't help your cravings for pizza.

Italian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Da Gigi Central Tulum Italian --
Hogar Pizza 0.4 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Italian --
Il Basilico 0.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum Italian --
Il Giardino Central Tulum Italian --
L'Hotelito Central Tulum Italian (984) 136-1240
Margherita 3.3 mi. South of Central Tulum Italian (984) 801-8493
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 --
Pizzaria Leo 11.8 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum Italian --
Pizzas Tulum 0.2 mi. South West of Central Tulum Italian --
Pizzeria La Nave Central Tulum Italian --
Portofino 15.8 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum Italian (984) 875-7600
Quiero Mas Pizzaria Central Tulum Italian --

Similar Food

You may crave something slightly different, in which case you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Le Bistro (998) 891-4100 French Central Tulum
Azafran (984) 129-6130 German Central Tulum
Bordeaux (984) 875-7600 French 15.8 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum
Acabar -- Middle Eastern Central Tulum
El Paladante (984) 871-2233 European 0.8 mi. West of Central Tulum
Posada Margherita (984) 801-8493 Mediterranean 3.3 mi. South of Central Tulum

Or you can of course sample the popular specials prepared at the places below:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
Blue Sky Restaurant (998) 800-1371 Pasta 5.9 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum
Be Tulum (877) 265-4139 Pasta 5.2 mi. South of Central Tulum
Dolce Sapori -- Pasta Central Tulum
Casa Violeta (984) 879-0294 Pizza 4.7 mi. South of Central Tulum

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best dining options in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are the ones that you casually come across while walking around during the day. However, keeping a couple of dining possibilities on the list, will prevent a desperate search for food. To learn much more regarding the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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