Argentenian Cuisine in the Yucatan Peninsula

While staying in the Yucatan Peninsula, expect to be impressed by the wide range of choices with regards to dining. Fans of Argentenian cuisine can't afford to miss those restaurants known for this style of cooking. Expect to encounter several restaurants serving this style.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the informal backdrop at La Capilla Argentina Steakhouse to the beautiful smells of dinner and lunch at Puerto Madero Cancun, there's something in store for each visitor and any desired budget.

Below, scan and read details about the several Argentenian restaurants to be enjoyed. For each option that interests you, click the name to read the full article about its ambiance, specialties, and nearby things to do.


Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 883-0897


Cambalache is located in the general vicinity of downtown Cancun; it is approximately seven miles (11 and a half kilometers) to the south of Isla Mujeres. Looking for steak within the Argentenian food genre? Actually, either way consider making this fun restaurant a permanent plan in your vacation agenda.

Below the arched brick ceilings are dark wooden tables that set the tone for an elegant environment.

La Capilla Argentina Steakhouse

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-2000

Positioned 6.3 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, La Capilla Argentina Steakhouse is located at CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun. In case you're wondering, Cancun is eight miles (13 kilometers) to the northwest. Pleasantly surprising, this dining destination is not just Argentenian creations and one favorite, churrascaria, but we shouldn't forget they're also good at steak.

International cuts of prim meats and seafood make up the delicious menu offerings at La Capilla.

Puerto Madero Cancun

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 885-2829

Situated 6.0 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Puerto Madero Cancun is a logical choice worth considering if you're going to spend time visiting this neighborhood. Cancun is seven and a half miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the northwest. Got steak on the brain? If this describes your cravings, you may as well make this place a permanent plan in your vacation agenda.

A popular Argentinian trend is to convert old boathouses into restaurants. Puerto Madero utilizes this notion as a design scheme, though in a much more elegant manner. Guests have the option of dining indoors or out on the patio.

Casa Banana

The Riviera Maya | (984) 806-2871

Casa Banana

Casa Banana is located at Hotel Nueva Vida de Ramiro. It is 4.5 miles south of Tulum. Sure to please everyone, Casa Banana isn't just Argentenian creations and one favorite, seafood, but wouldn't you know they're also known for steak.

For breakfast, dig into a piece of homemade banana bread slathered with a unique pineapple coconut jam, and paired with freshly brewed coffee. By lunch the parilla, or outdoor grill, is up and running, cooking the tender, flavorful meat that is on the menu.


Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 883-0485

Perhaps you could guess that this place is best known for Argentenian cooking and their signature staple of pasta, but they're also dubbed a hotspot for steak.

The menu is a collection of the following categories: appetizers, soups and cheeses, salads, pasta and blended steaks, charcoal grill, and wood fire grill. Meat is their specialty.

Argentenian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Buenos Aires Grill Downtown Cancun Argentenian --
Burger King Cozumel 0.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central downtown San Miguel Argentenian (987) 878-4459
Cambalache 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Argentenian (998) 883-0897
Camblache Cancun Beach Hotel Zone Argentenian (998) 883-0485
Casa Banana 4.5 mi. South of Central Tulum Argentenian (984) 806-2871
El Emporio Chetumal Argentenian --
Fonda Argentina Cancun Argentenian (998) 889-9550
La Capilla Argentina Steakhouse 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Argentenian (998) 881-2000
Los Gauchos 0.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Puerto Morelos Argentenian 206-9243
Puerto Madero Cancun 6.0 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Argentenian (998) 885-2829

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Also worth considering if you really love Argentenian food, maybe you should explore related flavor profiles at local places like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
La Bistecca (984) 871-2917 Mexican 0.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Tulum Mexico
Plaza Leza -- Mexican Downtown San Miguel Cozumel
Tortilleria -- Mexican 1.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico
Los de Pescado -- Mexican Chetumal Mexico
La Parilla Cancun -- Mexican Downtown Cancun Mexico
Limones -- Mexican Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico
La Petite Crepe (983) 103-3227 Mexican 1.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Chetumal Mexico
El Pirata Puerto Morelos -- Mexican 0.1 mi. Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico
Aqua Restaurant and Bar (987) 872-1264 Mexican 0.4 mi. Northeast of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel
Sea & Stones (998) 848-7423 Mexican 8.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico

Visitors often find that the best places to try any cuisine in the Yucatan Peninsula are those that you run into naturally during your exploration of different cities. But of course, you'll save yourself some stress if you have a handful of favorites in mind. To discover more information regarding the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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