Cajun Cuisine in the Yucatan Peninsula

If you can't live without Cajun food, you don't want to pass up an opportunity to spoil yourself. You might not have that many options, but there is at least one location specializing in meals in this style in the Yucatan Peninsula.


With choices such as the very casual attitude beloved by guests of Cajun Grill to the simple cafes where spirits are as much a part of dinner as the food, you may very well stumble upon something with all the right flavors.

Below, you can get more details about the Cajun eatery you'll run across during your vacation. Click on the restaurant name to learn more about its location, style, and more.

Cajun Grill

Downtown Cancun | (998) 208-7100

Positioned in downtown Cancun, Cajun Grill is a good choice for people thinking about going to this neighborhood or the surrounding area. In the mood for barbecue? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, consider making this fun restaurant the one stop that you'll each love for a different reason.

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.

Similar Food

Turtle Bay Bakery & Restaurant

When seeking variety that doesn't stray too far, you will find similarly satisfying flavors at establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Travel In' Restaurant (983) 110-9496 American 4.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Costa Maya Mexico
Du Mexique (998) 884-5919 French Downtown Cancun Mexico
McDonald's 5 Avenida -- American Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico
Duna Sports Bar (998) 891-4200 American 5.6 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
Senor Frogs Costa Maya (983) 834-5607 Tex-Mex 0.1 mi. South West of Central Costa Maya Mexico
Hooters Cancun Center -- American 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
Turtle Bay Bakery & Restaurant (984) 875-9138 American 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Akumal Mexico
KFC Cancun (998) 568-0100 American 0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Cancun Mexico
El Encuentro -- French Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico
Marlin Bleu -- French 0.0 mi. Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico

Some of the best places to try any cuisine in the Yucatan Peninsula are those that you wind up near unexpectedly while out visiting attractions and tourist hubs. Then again, that doesn't mean you can't have a handful of favorites in mind. To learn even more regarding the types of food awaiting you, check out this page.


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