Eclectic Cuisine in Yucatan Peninsula

Throughout the Yucatan Peninsula, you'll encounter a savory selection of options when it comes to dining. Fans of eclectic cuisine can't afford to miss those restaurants known for these fun flavors. You won't have trouble finding a place either, since there's dozens of restaurants for food prepared in this style.

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From the pleasant, very casual favorite named Ray´s Restaurant to the fantastic dinner and lunch at Chef Cristian Morales, there's something in store for each visitor and even for a memorable date night.

Before your trip begins, you can preview the large collection of restaurants serving eclectic cuisine throughout the Yucatan Peninsula. You can click each restaurant's name to find out more about its ambiance, food, and what's located nearby.

Ray´s Restaurant

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 891-5999

Ray´s Restaurant, which is on the premises of Best Western Cancun Clipper Club, is found close to downtown Cancun; it's approximately seven miles (11 kilometers) to the south of Isla Mujeres. Got comfort food on the brain? No matter your expectations for dining, remember the name Ray´s Restaurant and make it the one thing you both agree on.

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snack time are a la carte affairs at Ray's.

RW: serving a la carte breakfast, lunch, dinner and a variety of snacks and beverages.

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; four miles (six and a half kilometers) to the northeast of Playa del Carmen. As soon as you walk in, you're in for a fine sampling of fare that offers a refreshing change from less formal establishments.

La Cava is located in the wine cellar at Banyan Tree. Seating 14 guests, the wooden banquet table features comfortable black high backed chairs, and contemporary furnishings.

Chef Cristian Morales

Downtown Cancun | (998) 251-9145

Chef Cristian Morales

Chef Cristian Morales is located within downtown Cancun, near the heart of Cancun. As soon as guests hear about it, they're already here for a beautiful, formal menu suitable for special nights and occasions; or perhaps just a break from street vendors and casual beach bars.

The menu at Chef Cristian Morales changes so often, and fits no mold, so you never know what you'll get when you attend a dinner here -- only that it will be mouthwateringly delicious.

The Pirate’s Cove

Playa del Carmen | (984) 877-4000

The Pirate’s Cove, which is on the premises of Petit Lafitte Hotel, is situated along the northeastern outskirts of Playa del Carmen. If all you need is good company, a nice setting, and to be having some delightful eclectic food, choose this place which is a very casual establishment.

Lol-Ha Cancun

Downtown Cancun | (998) 884-3720

Located in downtown Cancun, Lol-Ha Cancun is on the premises of Hotel Batab, and is a logical selection for people thinking about spending some time visiting this neighborhood or nearby. When your family is anticipating great eclectic cooking that's far from prim and proper, this mellow, informal restaurant is a great choice.

Bright green accent walls with paintings of tropical fruit provide a little pop to the otherwise contemporary decor.

eclectic Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Acamaya Beach Restaurant Puerto Morelos, Eastern part of Yucatan Peninsula Eclectic (998) 871-0132
Ben & Jerry's Kukulkan 5.5 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Eclectic (000) 000-0000
Ben & Jerry's Malecon 5.9 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Eclectic (000) 000-0000
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 Cream at the Arch 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Akumal Eclectic --
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

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best food and drink options in the Yucatan Peninsula are the ones you stumble upon while trekking the town of your choice. That being said, you can't go wrong when you have a few favorites on the itinerary. To learn more details concerning the culinary options available to you, check out this page.

 

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