Cajun Cuisine in Yucatan Peninsula

When the craving strikes for Cajun food, don't miss an opportunity to satisfy your hunger. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, you can still find a few locations in the Yucatan Peninsula within this category.

From the very casual atmosphere at Cajun Grill to the restaurants where spirits are equally important to the grub, you could encounter a dish worth sharing - or not, as the case may be.


Use the list below to get more details about the small set of popular Cajun places you'll encounter during your stay. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to get further details about its location, style, and more.

Cajun Grill

Downtown Cancun | (998) 208-7100

Set in downtown Cancun, Cajun Grill is a good option for travelers exploring this neighborhood. Visitors that are in the mood for barbecue will fully enjoy eating here during a visit to downtown Cancun.

Look for the distinctive logo with the red chili pepper in place of the "j" in Cajun and you know you've found the right spot.

French Quarter

San Miguel | (987) 872-6321

French Quarter is at 18 5-A. Fresh fish from the Yucatan Peninsula's coasts and Cajun style eats make for an exciting meal at this place.

The French Quarter offers some traditional New Orleans cuisine.

Similar Food

Turtle Bay Bakery & Restaurant

If seeking variety within the same genre, there are more options from this same flavor palette at restaurants like these:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
KFC Cancun (998) 568-0100 American 0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Cancun Mexico
Deli Snack Bar at The Reef (984) 873-4120 American 1.3 mi. South West of Central downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico
Bordeaux -- French 3.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Mexico
Hooters Downtown Cancun -- American Downtown Cancun Mexico
Bordeaux (984) 875-7600 French 0.2 mi. South of Central Akumal Mexico
Chili's in the Forum -- Tex-Mex 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
Burger King Tulipnanes (998) 987-0900 American Downtown Cancun Mexico
Winner's -- American Chetumal Mexico
McDonald's 5 Avenida -- American Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico
Vips Playa del Carmen (984) 879-4423 American Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico

Some of the best restaurants in the Yucatan Peninsula are the ones that you wind up near unexpectedly while walking around during the day. Although, it's still smart to have a handful of favorites in mind. To learn more information concerning the culinary options waiting for you, check out this page.


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