Eclectic Cuisine in the Yucatan Peninsula

During your visit to the Yucatan Peninsula, you'll be able to sample a diverse set of restaurants, cafes, and places with delicious cocktails. Fans of eclectic cuisine should check out the various establishments that always feature it on the menu. When it's time to narrow the list, you'll find there's dozens of options for this style of food alone.

With options including everything from the fine dining destination known as La Cava to the fantastic dinner and lunch at Tierra Market, there is a choice for every guest and every style of vacation.

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Before your trip begins, you can scan and read details about the several restaurants serving eclectic cuisine to be enjoyed. For each option that interests you, click the name to read more about its hours, location, and other offerings.

The Caribe Bar and Grill

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 881-0808

The Caribe Bar and Grill, a part of Ritz-Carlton Cancun, is located near downtown Cancun; it is eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun. As part of their panel of food with eclectic flair, this visitor favorite is particularly known for its hamburgers and pizza.

Set outside with a view of the beach, The Caribe Bar and Grill is easily recognizable by the blue umbrellas that shade guests from the sun while they eat.

Viento Restaurant

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 891-4200

Located 5.6 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Viento Restaurant is on the premises of The Westin Lagunamar Ocean Resort Villas Cancun, and is a popular choice that's worth considering if you're going to be visiting this neighborhood or the surrounding area. It's 7.4 miles southeast of Cancun. Not only do they have festive fare including eclectic food and hamburgers, but it's also quite the favorite for salads.

Viento Restaurant is an open air spot with wooden tables and chairs fitted with red seat cushions for comfort. The whole place has a very beachy and laid back feel.

La Cava

The Riviera Maya | (984) 877-3688

La Cava

La Cava, part of Banyan Tree Mayakoba, is located in the Riviera Maya, in Quintana Roo; 4.0 miles to the northeast of Playa del Carmen. This restaurant offers a fine setting with even finer dishes, so those who have finer taste as well as a taste for eclectic style meals won't want to miss it.

At La Cava, each dish is presented as though it were a work of art. When you book a private function in the room, you can work directly with he executive chef to create a menu of your choosing.

Sunset Bar

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 848-7423

Located 8.8 miles south-southeast of downtown Cancun, Sunset Bar is on the same premises as Westin Resort & Spa Cancun, and is a popular choice for vacationers who are going to spend time visiting this neighborhood. In case you're wondering, Cancun is ten miles (16 and a half kilometers) to the north-northwest. If you're not looking to doll-up before having a decent plate of eclectic food, stop by this local eatery where the setting is casual.

The Deli

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 891-5555

Located 6.0 miles east of downtown Cancun, The Deli is on the same premises as Hyatt Regency Cancun, and is a good option for guests who are going to spend some time exploring this neighborhood or the surrounding area. It's 6.8 miles south of Isla Mujeres. In the mood for comfort food? Even if you're just out for the atmosphere, you should think of this place as the easiest decision you'll make all day.

Typical of a delicatessen, the deli case is filled to the brim with lunch meats, cheeses, and various desserts.

eclectic Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Acamaya Beach Restaurant Puerto Morelos, Eastern part of the Yucatan Peninsula Eclectic (998) 871-0132
Caña Bava 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Eclectic (998) 872-8300
Chef Cristian Morales Downtown Cancun Eclectic (998) 251-9145
Hemmingway 2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum Eclectic --
La Cava 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Eclectic (984) 877-3688
Las Ventanas 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Eclectic (998) 881-2000
Lol-Ha Cancun Downtown Cancun Eclectic (998) 884-3720
Lucy's Homemade Ice Creams 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Akumal Eclectic --
Meson Del Vecindario Downtown Cancun Eclectic, Tex-Mex (998) 884-8900
Oriola Beach Club Grill 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Eclectic (998) 872-8084
Ray´s Restaurant 5.7 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Eclectic (998) 891-5999
Seaside Grill 3.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Eclectic --
Sunset Bar 8.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Eclectic (998) 848-7423
The Caribe Bar and Grill 6.1 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Eclectic (998) 881-0808
The Deli 6.0 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Eclectic (998) 891-5555
The Pirate’s Cove 3.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Eclectic (984) 877-4000
Tierra Market 5.6 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Eclectic (998) 891-4200
Viento Restaurant 5.6 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Eclectic (998) 891-4200

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best places to dine in the Yucatan Peninsula are those you find suddenly during your daytime travels. However, including at least a few places on the list, means even your fall-back options are good ones. To find out even more regarding the dining options available to you, check out this page.

 

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