Latin American Cuisine in Yucatan Peninsula

If you're a big fan of Latin American cuisine, you might have a chance to spoil yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, you can still find a few places in the Yucatan Peninsula where you can sample this kind of food.


With many options, from the very casual atmosphere beloved by diners at Machos Bar to the dives where drinks are every bit as important as the food, you are sure to find something worth fighting over.

Below, preview the small collection of Latin American restaurants that you may hear about while vacationing nearby. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to view more information about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Trattoria Del Mar

Tulum | (984) 100-3228

Trattoria Del Mar is located in the heart of Tulum. If it doesn't feel right to dress up just for having some delightful Latin American cuisine, come to this local option which has a really casual setting. 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.


Downtown Cancun | (998) 892-3056

Located in the heart of downtown Cancun, Labna is a viable choice for you to consider if you're going to spend some time exploring this neighborhood or the surrounding area. When you and your party have a desire to mate Latin American cuisine with Mexican style, this restaurant is selling both. At Labna, you can expect to find a mix of local Mexican and Maya dishes, all with a spicy kick to them.

Machos Bar

Costa Maya | (983) 168-7226

Machos Bar is a good choice for you to consider if you're exploring this village or an adjacent area. It's 33.0 miles north of Xcalak. After a long day, it's really convenient that this awesome bar and grill is pretty casual, and that's good because folks can spend some time winding down while they order and indulge in whatever sounds good.

Similar Food

Mayan Bistro Restaurant and Bar

If you seek even more options in this same genre, you're likely to enjoy similar offerings at establishments like the following:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Picus Cockteleria -- Mexican 0.3 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
El Paso -- Mexican 3.6 mi. West of Central Villa Morelos Mexico
Corona House -- Mexican 0.3 mi. East of Central Costa Maya Mexico
Vips Downtown Cancun (983) 887-8906 Mexican Downtown Cancun Mexico
Blue Lobster (984) 873-1360 Mexican Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico
Pepe's Grill (987) 87 20213 Mexican Downtown San Miguel Cozumel
Casa Cenote (361) 993-2462 Mexican 5.8 mi. Northeast of Central Tulum Mexico
La Pergola Caribeña (998) 884-3999 Mexican Downtown Cancun Mexico
Pez Quadro Beach Club Restaurant (983) 834-5730 Mexican 0.3 mi. East of Central Costa Maya Mexico
La Bistecca (984) 871-2917 Mexican 0.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Tulum Mexico

Some of the most memorable places to try any cuisine in the Yucatan Peninsula are the ones that you catch sight of - or scent of - as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. However, jotting down the names of a couple of delicious-sounding restaurants in your travel plans, will make life easier when no one can decide. To discover much more about the types of food waiting for you, check out this page.


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