Latin American Cuisine in Yucatan Peninsula

If you can't get enough Latin American food, you might find yourself with a chance to indulge yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, you can still find a few locations in the Yucatan Peninsula serving this kind of food.


From the pleasant, very casual backdrop at Machos Bar to the restaurants where beer and wine are equally important to the dishes they serve, there's something in store for each guest and every dining expectation.

Below, read more about the few Latin American eateries that you may hear about as you explore. For each option that interests you, click the name to view the full article about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

Trattoria Del Mar

Tulum | (984) 100-3228

Trattoria Del Mar is situated near the center of Tulum. If it doesn't feel right to dress up just for digging into tasty Latin American cuisine, consider this local eatery which has a really casual setting. <p>As you approach Trattoria Del Mar, you are greeted by a chalk board advertising the day's mojito specials, and a small VW bug that has been gutted and turned into a Mojito Bar.</p>


Downtown Cancun | (998) 892-3056

Labna is found in downtown Cancun, just beyond the the center of Cancun. When you and your party have a taste to pair Latin American foodstuffs with Mexican flair, this eatery is selling both. <p>At Labna, you can expect to find a mix of local Mexican and Maya dishes, all with a spicy kick to them.</p>

Machos Bar

Costa Maya | (983) 168-7226

Machos Bar is a viable choice that's worth considering if you're going to be spending time seeing this part of Quintana Roo. It's 33.0 miles north of Xcalak. If it doesn't feel right to dress up just for enjoying a decent plate of Latin American cuisine, remember this place which is a very casual establishment.

Similar Food

Mayan Bistro Restaurant and Bar

If you don't mind changing things up a bit, there are other categories to tackle, including restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Especias -- Mexican Downtown San Miguel Cozumel
Los Bisquet's De Obregon (998) 887-6876 Mexican Downtown Cancun Mexico
La Isla del Colibri (984) 875-2162 Mexican 0.0 mi. South of Central Downtown Holbox Holbox
El Timon De Cancun (998) 886-9891 Mexican Downtown Cancun Mexico
El Fish Fritanga (998) 840-6216 Mexican 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
El Chapulim (984) 137-6069 Mexican 0.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Downtown Holbox Holbox
Frida (984) 875-1130 Mexican 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Gloria Mexico
El Mirador (998) 193-2260 Mexican 5.9 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
Sedona Grill (998) 848-9648 Tex-Mex 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
La Parilla Playa del Carmen -- Mexican Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in the Yucatan Peninsula are the ones you casually come across as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. At the same time, that doesn't mean you can't plan ahead. To read more concerning the kinds of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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