Thai Cuisine in Tulum

If you're a big fan of Thai food, don't pass up a chance to satisfy your hunger. Though not terribly plentiful, you can still find a few places in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean serving this type of food.

With plenty of variety, from the informal locale of Hot Wok to the cafes where cocktails are just as important to dinner as the food itself, there's something special waiting for each visitor and all types of budgets.

Before your trip begins, you can browse the limited, though enticing, options for Thai places you'll encounter during your stay. Click each option to read more about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.


The Riviera Maya | (303) 578-1301


Mezzanine is a viable option worth considering if you are thinking about spending some time visiting this part of Quintana Roo. It's 1.8 miles southeast of Tulum. Happily identified by tourists as an informal place to have a meal, it's nice when you're not in the mood to get dolled up.

Mezzanine is a relaxed open air spot set right on the beach.

Hot Wok

Tulum | (984) 128-3484

Situated near the center of Tulum, Hot Wok is on Av. Satelite Norte. For those visitors looking out for a really excellent Thai meal that isn't fussy in the slightest, this casual, breezy restaurant hits the spot.

Although the menu at Hot Wok is not an extensive one, the quality of ingredients makes up for the lack of variety.

Similar Food

Also worth considering if you really love Thai food, there are more options from this same flavor palette at places like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
La Palapa Del China -- Chinese 0.1 mi. South West of Central Tulum
El Chino -- Chinese 0.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Tulum
Kung Fu Panda -- Chinese 0.6 mi. West of Central Tulum
Himitsu (984) 875-7600 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim 15.8 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum

Some of the best food and drink options in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean are those that you stumble upon during your daytime travels. However, writing down a handful of restaurant possibilities in your travel plans, will keep this aspect of your trip worry free. To discover more concerning the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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