Italian Cuisine in Tulum

During your travels through Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, expect to encounter a tempting spread of places to dine. Can't resist Italian food during your holiday here? Guests can't afford to miss the places where this style of cooking is king. Luckily, you're likely to come across a respectable number of places where you can order dishes prepped in this style.

With lots to tempt your palate, from the informal ambiance and backdrop at Piedra Escondida to the wonderful dinner service at Da Gigi, you might come across a dish worthy of multiple plates-full.

The list below allows you to get more details about the rather large selection of places serving Italian cuisine available in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean. Click on one of the options to get further details about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Piedra Escondida

The Riviera Maya | (984) 100-1443

Piedra Escondida is a logical choice for people visiting this area of Quintana Roo. It's 2.6 miles south-southeast of Tulum. Though they're broadly known for Italian culinary creations, this local spot serves up an awful lot of pasta and seafood. You can expect to find a range of different entrees here from Mexican fajitas to pastas, fish, and steak. Recommended dishes include Camarones Pibil, a Yucatecan style shrimp dish; Fettuccine Marinara; Mariscada; or Risotto de la Huerta.


Tulum | (984) 136-1240

L'Hotelito, a part of El Hotelito, is situated in the heart of Tulum. Here's one sure-fire reason to visit Tulum if you're a fan of Italian cuisine, but particularly pasta. The decor at L'Hotelito is a mixture of Tuscan and Mexican styles.


The Riviera Maya | (984) 801-8493


Margherita, which is on the premises of Posada Margherita, is located in the Riviera Maya, in Quintana Roo; three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the south of Tulum. Do you just have to have pasta during your visit to Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, remember the name Margherita and make it the one thing everyone will harmonize over. Margherita is an Italian restaurant, serving decadent pastas and seafood dishes.

Da Gigi


Located just outside the heart of Tulum, Da Gigi is a good choice for vacationers thinking about staying near this town and adjacent locations. Determined not to be a "stale" choice, not only does this place offer Italian creations and one favorite, pizza, but it's also known for steak.

Hogar Pizza


Hogar Pizza is found in just outside the heart of Tulum. People that are in the mood for pizza will especially like stopping here during a visit to Tulum.

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 --
Quiero Mas Pizzaria Central Tulum Italian --

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If you don't mind changing things up a bit, there are other categories to tackle, including places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Azafran (984) 129-6130 German Central Tulum
Le Bistro (998) 891-4100 French Central Tulum
El Paladante (984) 871-2233 European 0.8 mi. West of Central Tulum
Acabar -- Middle Eastern Central Tulum
Posada Margherita (984) 801-8493 Mediterranean 3.3 mi. South of Central Tulum
Luna Maya (984) 130-9710 Spanish 2.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum

And we recommend you take a look at the featured dishes served at the following restaurants:

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

Some of the best dining options in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are those that you decide upon spontaneously during your daytime travels. However, having the names of a few interesting-sounding restaurants on the list, allows you to stay flexible. To discover more details about the culinary options available to you, check out this page.


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