Throughout the Yucatan Peninsula, expect to encounter a wide range of fine restaurants, quick eateries, and more. If you're admittedly obsessed with Spanish food, you won't want to miss those restaurants that dub it their specialty. In this destination overall, there's plenty of dining options that have it on the menu.
Your plate will be full of choices, from the informal destination known as Mamma Rosa to the unmistakable breakfast, dinner and lunch at Casa Nostra Restaurant, there's something for every visitor and every style of vacation.
Take time to preview the enticing set of places where Spanish food is dished out. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to view more information about its location, style, and more.
Set 6.1 miles southeast of downtown Cancun, Casitas is on the premises of Ritz-Carlton Cancun. From the restaurant, Cancun is eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the northwest. Fabulously fresh fish and Spanish fare go well together at this noteworthy eatery. <p>At Casitas, each casita is an open air, thatch-roofed cabana draped in light linens and filled with candles. Guests also have the option of dining on the terrace.</p>
Casa Nostra Restaurant, part of La Palapa Holbox, is a smart choice for people who are going to spend some time exploring this side of the island. With a following of food lovers, this destination isn't known simply for its Spanish food and of course appetizers, but we shouldn't forget they're also quite the favorite for seafood. <p>Located under a thatched roof palapa, the atmosphere at Casa Nostra is as relaxed as it gets.</p>
Positioned in downtown Cancun, El Meson Spanish is on the premises of Hotel Plaza Kokai. Hoping to have a satisfying meal in a breezy, no-fuss location? Give some thought to the casual ambiance and service here. <p>Reminiscent of a cozy family kitchen in Spain, El Meson Spanish features the type of dining table one might have in their own home, and country-style floral decor. Meanwhile, the wine rack lets you know for sure that you are dining in a class restaurant.</p>
Mamma Rosa can be found in Downtown Isla Mujeres, in the northwestern outskirts of Isla Mujeres. Do you just have to have pasta during your visit to the Yucatan Peninsula? Even if it's outside your norm, make this restaurant the one thing on your list you do twice. <p>Quality ingredients from local sources are used in the preparation of each dish at Mamma Rosa, and to compliment each meal, the cellar is filled with wines from around the globe.</p> <p>The crust on their delectable pizza comes highly recommended. Guests often choose signature risotto or pasta dishes. Gluten free pasta is available and there are veterinarian pizza and pastas options.</p>
La Tortillería de Holbox is located close to Downtown Holbox. Speaking of delicious, specialty Spanish food, this visitor favorite is known for its coffee and sandwiches. <p>The menu often changes depending on what produce is available fresh. They specialize in all natural healthy cuisine and the menu consists of items like fruit salads, omelettes, fresh breads, homemade ice cream, and more.</p>
|Casa Nostra Restaurant||0.4 mi. Northwest of Central Holbox||Holbox||Spanish||(998) 848-3849|
|Casitas||6.1 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun||Mexico||Fusion, Spanish||(998) 881-0808|
|1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Gloria||Mexico||Spanish||(984) 875-1130|
|Chiringuito||The Riviera Maya||Mexico||Spanish||(984) 206-4000|
|El Meson Spanish||Downtown Cancun||Mexico||Spanish||52 (998) 193-31-70|
|El Rincon Del Vino||Downtown Cancun||Mexico||Spanish||(998) 100-3000|
|La Tortillería de Holbox||0.3 mi. South of Central Downtown Holbox||Holbox||Spanish, Vegetarian||(984) 875-2443|
|Mamma Rosa||0.1 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres||Isla Mujeres||Italian, Mexican, Spanish||(998) 238-8568|
|0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Puerto Morelos||Mexico||Spanish||(998) 871-0118|
If you seek even more options in this same genre, there are similar flavors to be experienced at restaurants like these:
|Pizzeria Edelyn||(984) 875-2024||Italian||0.0 mi. East of Central Downtown Holbox||Holbox|
|El Paladante||(984) 871-2233||European||0.8 mi. West of Central Tulum||Mexico|
|--||Italian||0.0 mi. East of Central Puerto Morelos||Mexico|
|Rolandi's Isla Mujeres||(998) 877-0430||Italian||0.2 mi. South of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres||Isla Mujeres|
|Kartaba Restaurant and Lounge||(984) 873-2228||Mediterranean||0.4 mi. West of Central Playa del Carmen||Mexico|
|--||Italian||1.6 mi. Northwest of Central Chichen Itza||Mexico|
|Glass Bar||(984) 873-1335||Italian||Downtown Playa del Carmen||Mexico|
|(984) 873-5029||Italian||0.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central La Gloria||Mexico|
|--||Italian||0.2 mi. South West of Central Tulum||Mexico|
|--||Middle Eastern||Tulum, Eastern part of Yucatan Peninsula||Mexico|
Or for even more fare from this family, try the signature dishes found at these restaurants:
|Ceviche Tapas Bar||(984) 206-4100||Tapas||5.0 mi. Northeast of Central Playa del Carmen|
|Travel In' Restaurant||(983) 110-9496||Tapas||4.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Costa Maya|
|Zayzu Restaurante||(983) 144-0104||Tapas||0.9 mi. South West of Central Chetumal|
|--||Tapas||0.1 mi. South West of Central Costa Maya|
Sometimes, the most exciting culinary offerings in the Yucatan Peninsula are those you wind up near unexpectedly while trekking the town of your choice. But of course, it doesn't hurt to have a few favorites on the itinerary. To find out even more about the dining options awaiting you, check out this page.
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