International Cuisine in the Yucatan Peninsula

Almost everywhere in the Yucatan Peninsula, expect to be able to sample a savory selection of local eateries, vendors, and fine food. Guests who already have plans to eat International food should check out the various establishments specializing in this cuisine. Thankfully there's a surplus of dining options with this cuisine on the menu.

With many options, from the informal attitude at Cazuela M&J to the tasty breakfast, dinner and lunch at Palma Azul Restaurant, you're bound to find something worth sending a postcard about.

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The following list allows you to scan and read details about the numerous International eateries in the Yucatan Peninsula. Click each option to see the full article about its location, style, and more.

La Lunita

Akumal | (984) 875 90 70

La Lunita is found near the middle of Akumal. Do you just have to have tacos during your visit to the Yucatan Peninsula? In any case, make this restaurant the one thing everyone will harmonize over.

Set on Half Moon Bay, La Lunita offers three unique dining experiences. First is the indoor dining room that features contemporary furnishings and Maya artwork, the second is a cozy patio over looking the sea, and finally, the beach front "dining room" which is located right on the sand shaded only by large umbrellas.

Cazuela M&J

Downtown Isla Mujeres | (998) 877-0734

Cazuela M&J is found in Downtown Isla Mujeres, in the northern outskirts of Isla Mujeres. Do you just have to have pancakes during your visit to the Yucatan Peninsula? If this describes your cravings, you should think of this place as the easiest decision you'll make all day.

This restaurant is named for its specialty dish: the cazuela. La Cazuela is a fusion of an omelet and a souffle, prepared with a number of different flavors and served in an individual ceramic dish.

Palma Azul Restaurant

Northern Cozumel | (987) 869-5160

Positioned 3.0 miles north-northeast of downtown San Miguel, Palma Azul Restaurant is on the premises of Playa Azul. If you're curious, San Miguel is three and a half miles (six kilometers) to the south-southwest. This is one local eatery that's enjoyed, not merely for its International cuisine and comfort food, but it's also dubbed a hotspot for pasta.

If you're hungry for it, chances are you'll find it on the menu at Palma Azul. Breakfast eaters will delight in the wide array of offerings that includes a cold bar of fresh fruits, cereals, yogurts, and juices, as well as an a la carte menu of pancakes, quesadillas, eggs, and more.

The lunch and dinner menu is really something to behold, however. Salads, soups, sandwiches, ceviches, and seafood are just the beginning, and that's not even counting the extensive appetizer menu. As you continue flipping through the menu you begin to realize that your craving will definitely be fulfilled here.

Diamante K

The Riviera Maya

Diamante K is located in the Riviera Maya, in Quintana Roo; 1.9 miles to the southeast of Tulum. Fresh seafood and International food make a nice pair at this informal restaurant.

Diamante K is set under a thatched roof hut, giving it that truly tropical ambiance that many vacationers strive for when they travel here.

Oscar & Lalo

The Riviera Maya | (984) 115-9965

Oscar & Lalo is on Carretera Federal 307. From the restaurant, Tulum is seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the south west. Beautiful seafood and International flair get along famously at this well-liked eatery.

Oscar & Lalos has several different private dining areas including an area for family with a playground for children in the garden, an area for romantic dining in the dinning room or in the jungle. Many local businessmen go to Oscar & Lalos for business dining, privacy and company events. Locals go to Oscar and Lalos for weddings, events and private dining. You may have several people patronizing the establishment and it will seem like you are the only guest. You for sure get privacy at Oscar & Lalos. Many famous people dine at Oscar & Lalos to get away from the crowds. While most guests opt to dine under the thatched roof in the Jungle, an alternate option is in an enclosed dining room or a table in the air conditioned bar.

International Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Acuario Downtown San Miguel Cozumel International --
Aguamarina Restaurant 5.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International (984) 206-4100
Ah Cacao Coffee Shop Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International (984) 879-4179
Bahia 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 881-2000
Ballyhoo 0.3 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International --
Barkito 0.1 mi. South West of Central Costa Maya Mexico International (983) 135-2881
Be Tulum 5.2 mi. South of Central Tulum Mexico International (877) 265-4139
Bubba Gump Shrimp Cancun 6.1 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 885-3010
Buena Ventura Terrasse 1.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel International (987) 872-3200
Cafe Karlita's Costa Maya Mexico International (983) 834-5709
Cafe Ole 0.9 mi. South of Central La Gloria Mexico International --
Cafetto 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Gloria Mexico International (984) 875-1130
California Pizza Kitchen 1.9 mi. South of Central Cancun Mexico American, International (998) 884-3359
Cantina Habanero 0.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico International, Italian, Mexican --
Carlos 'N Charlie's Cancun Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, Eastern part of the Yucatan Peninsula Mexico American, International, Mexican (998) 883-4468
Carlos N' Charlies Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico American, International, Mexican (987) 869-1647
Casa Cafe 6.1 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 848-7000
Casa Club 0.1 mi. South of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International, Mexican 52 984 873 42 60
Casa Denis Downtown San Miguel Cozumel International, Mexican --
Casa Rolandi 1.9 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International, Italian, Swiss (998) 999-2000
Casa Rolandi Cancun Restaurant 0.2 mi. South-Southeast of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International (998) 883-2557
Casa Temozon 19.1 mi. South of Central Merida Mexico International (999) 923-8089
Casa Violeta 4.7 mi. South of Central Tulum Mexico International (984) 879-0294
Casita Del Mar 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico International --
Cazuela M&J 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International (998) 877-0734
Cenote 1.3 mi. South West of Central downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International (984) 873-4120
Ceviche Tapas Bar 5.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International (984) 206-4100
Coral Reef Restaurant 1.9 mi. South West of Central San Miguel Cozumel International --
Diamante K 1.9 mi. Southeast of Central Tulum Mexico Caribbean, International --
Don Cafeto 1.7 mi. East of Central Tulum Mexico International --
Don Emilione Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International, Mexican (984) 873-2073
Dos Ceibas 5.2 mi. South of Central Tulum Mexico International (984) 877-6024 ext. 0052
Dos Chiles 0.9 mi. South of Central La Gloria Mexico International --
El Agave Restaurant Downtown Cancun Mexico International, Mexican (998) 887-4455
El Cafecito 0.3 mi. South of Central Downtown Holbox Holbox International (984) 136-0232
El Faro Restaurant Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International --
El Henequen 8.1 mi. South of Central Cancun Mexico International (998) 287-2200
El Meson Del Marques 0.1 mi. South of Central Valladolid Mexico International, Mexican (985) 856-2073
El Mirador 5.9 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International, Mexican (998) 193-2260
El Palmar Cancun 8.8 mi. South-Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 848-7423
El Pirata Puerto Morelos 0.1 mi. Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico International, Mexican --
El Tabano 2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Tulum Mexico International --
Fayne's 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International --
Flavours 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International (998) 872-8084
Fred's House Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, Eastern part of the Yucatan Peninsula Mexico International (998) 840-6466
Fusion Beach Hotel Bar and Grill Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International, Mexican (984) 873-0374
Gourmet Marché 7.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico International (855) 744-8371
Haagen Dazs La Isla 5.5 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International --
Haagen Dazs Play del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International --
Hard Rock Cafe Cancun 6.0 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 881-8120
Hard Rock Cafe Cozumel 1.8 mi. South West of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel American, International --
Harry's 6.0 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 840-6551
Harry's Prime Steakhouse And Raw Bar 8.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cancun Mexico International (998) 840-6550
Hechizo 5.7 mi. South of Central Tulum Mexico International (984) 879-5020
Hemingway's Grill 0.1 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International (998) 587-2655
Hogtown Cafe 1.8 mi. South West of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel International --
Hosteria del Marques Restaurant 0.1 mi. South of Central Valladolid Mexico International, Mexican (985) 856-2073
Hot Baking Company Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International --
Iguana Grill 1.9 mi. South West of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International, Mexican (984) 803-1585
Ixchel 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International (984) 877-3688
Jeannie's Waffle House 0.6 mi. South West of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel International --
Karen's Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International --
Kelly's Downtown San Miguel Cozumel International --
La Buena Vida 0.6 mi. East of Central Akumal Mexico International (415) 152-2211
La Casa Del Agua Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International 52 984 80 302 32
La Floresta Tacos 1.1 mi. West of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International (998) 891-4110
La Isla 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 881-2000
La Lunita 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal Mexico International (984) 875 90 70
La Palapa Beach Club 0.2 mi. West of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International --
La Palapa Restaurant 5.5 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Caribbean, International 52 01(998)8 81 14 00
La Tienda Guido's 0.6 mi. East-Northeast of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel International (987) 120-1827
La Veranda Downtown Cancun Mexico International (987) 872-9530
La Veranda 1.0 mi. South of Central La Gloria Mexico International (984) 875-1950
La Villa Dorado Downtown San Miguel Cozumel International, Mexican --
Las Brisas Restaurant 0.3 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International, Mexican (800) 930-6806
Las Brisas Terrace Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International (800) 540-6088
Las Palapas Restaurant 0.1 mi. South of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International 52 984 873 42 60
Las Ranitas Restaurant 5.1 mi. South of Central Tulum Mexico International (984) 871-1090
Lol-Ha Akumal 0.4 mi. Southeast of Central Akumal Mexico International, Mexican (915) 584-3552
Lorenzillo's 5.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Asian, International, Russian (998) 883-1254
Los Tulipanes Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International, Mexican (984) 873-0417
Lucy's Too 0.2 mi. West of Central Akumal Mexico International --
Magdalena's Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International --
Mamitas Beach Club Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International, Mexican (984) 803-2867
Marakame Cafe 5.8 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (010) 887-0187
Marco Polo Cafe 0.1 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International --
Market Cafe 0.2 mi. South of Central Akumal Mexico International (984) 875-7600
Market Café 3.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Mexico International --
Maui Wowi 1.6 mi. East of Central Tulum Mexico International (998) 880-6184
Merlot Restaurant & Bar 2.7 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International (984) 206-3900
Mr. Sancho's Bar & Grill 9.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel International, Mexican (987) 871-9174
Nah Balam Restaurant 1.2 mi. South of Central Chetumal Mexico Caribbean, International, Mexican (983) 835-0400
Nativo Juice Bar 0.9 mi. South of Central La Gloria Mexico International, Mexican --
NegroSal Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International (984) 803-2448
Oceana 0.2 mi. South of Central Akumal Mexico International (984) 875-7600
Oceana 3.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Mexico International --
Oceano 5.6 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 891-4200
Ojo De Agua 0.4 mi. Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico International --
Oriente 4.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International (984) 877-3688
Oscar & Lalo 7.5 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum Mexico International, Mexican, Vegan (984) 115-9965
Palma Azul Restaurant 3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel International (987) 869-5160
Paris De Noche 0.1 mi. South West of Central Tulum Mexico International --
Pasteles 6.1 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 848-7000
Pez Vela Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International --
Playa Tukan Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International --
Restaurante Almina Chetumal Mexico International (983) 144-3857
Riu Lupita 1.6 mi. South West of Central downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International --
Rock'n Java Downtown San Miguel Cozumel International 842-4405
Rolandi House 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International, Italian (998) 883-1817
Rolandi's Isla Mujeres 0.2 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International, Italian (998) 877-0430
Sal Y Fuego Restaurant 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central Xpu Ha Mexico International (984) 840-9014
Selva Maya 1.6 mi. East of Central Tulum Mexico International --
Senor Frog's Playa Del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International, Mexican (984) 873-0930
Seso Loco 0.1 mi. South West of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International, Mexican (998) 877-1446
Sunset Grill 0.2 mi. West of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres International, Mexican (998) 877-0785
Teetotum 0.5 mi. East of Central Tulum Mexico International (984) 143-8956
The Buzz Cafe Downtown Cancun Mexico International --
The Coffee Bean Cozumel Downtown San Miguel Cozumel International --
The Grill 6.0 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 891-5555 ext. 5030
The Lobby Café 1.4 mi. South West of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico International (998) 881-5125
The Market 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Gloria Mexico International (984) 875-1130
Tony Rome's Downtown San Miguel Cozumel International, Mexican (011 52 987) 872 01 31
Toro 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Gloria Mexico International (984) 875-1130
Ty Coz 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International --
Villa Marina 2.7 mi. North of Central Puerto Morelos Mexico International (225) 522-0093
Waves & Sands 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 848-7600
Wicky's Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico International (984) 873-3541
Wine Kitchen 7.9 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen Mexico International --
World Café 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico International (998) 848-7600

Some of the most memorable cuisines in the Yucatan Peninsula are the ones you find unexpectedly as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. Although, you'll save yourself some stress if you have a handful of favorites in mind. To learn even more regarding the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.

 

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