Cajun Cuisine in Yucatan Peninsula

When the craving strikes for Cajun food, don't miss out on a chance to satisfy your hunger. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, you can still find a few places in the Yucatan Peninsula where you can sample this kind of food.


With so much to try, from the very casual ambiance and backdrop at Cajun Grill to the simple cafes whose specialties will have you craving more, you could encounter a dish with just the right elements.

The list below allows you to preview the few choices for Cajun places that you may be referred to during your vacation. Click on one of the options to discover the details about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Cajun Grill

Downtown Cancun | (998) 208-7100

Cajun Grill can be found in downtown Cancun, along the southeastern outskirts of Cancun. People who want barbecue will fully like dining here during a trip to downtown Cancun. <p>Their typical meat, chicken, and seafood dishes are amplified with a blend of seasonings and sauces that give each dish a kick. Blackened chicken and bourbon ribs are favored here. Whatever you get, don't forget the drink -- you're going to need it!</p>

French Quarter

San Miguel | (987) 872-6321

French Quarter is at 18 5-A. Seafood and Cajun flair make for an exciting meal at this dining option. <p>The French Quarter offers some traditional New Orleans cuisine.</p>

Similar Food

Turtle Bay Bakery & Restaurant

If seeking variety within the same genre, you'll find commonality between the restaurants above and establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Winner's -- American Chetumal Mexico
Cafe Cito (998) 877-0438 French 0.1 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
Bordeaux (984) 875-7600 French 0.2 mi. South of Central Akumal Mexico
The Burger Custom Made (984) 206-4000 American The Riviera Maya Mexico
Subway Aventura -- American 0.5 mi. South of Central La Gloria Mexico
Hard Rock Cafe Cozumel -- American 1.8 mi. South West of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel
Applebee's Chetumal (983) 127-2706 American 1.2 mi. West of Central Chetumal Mexico
Planet Hollywood Cancun (998) 883-1936 American 5.5 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
McDonald's Cozumel -- American Downtown San Miguel Cozumel
The Yaxchilan Tavern (998) 206-2006 American Downtown Cancun Mexico

Some of the best culinary offerings in the Yucatan Peninsula are the ones you run into naturally while trekking the town of your choice. Although, that doesn't mean you can't make a list of specific places to try. To learn more details about the types of food available to you, check out this page.


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