Tex-Mex Cuisine in the Yucatan Peninsula

While staying in the Yucatan Peninsula, you'll be able to sample a wide selection of choices with regards to dining. When your preference is Tex-Mex food, you will want to visit the places offering this cuisine on the menu. Fortunately, there's plenty of restaurants within this culinary category.

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With options including everything from the very casual backdrop at Tropicante Ameri-Mex Grill to the inviting dinner and lunch at Senor Frogs Costa Maya, you are sure to find something worth sending a postcard about.

Below, scan and read details about the handful of Yucatan Peninsula restaurants where Tex-Mex food is dished out. On each restaurant's name, click to find out more about its specialties, style, and what you can do nearby.

Beach Club

Northern Cozumel

Beach Club, which is part of Playa Azul, is located in the vicinity of downtown San Miguel; it is 3.7 miles to the north of San Miguel. Sure to please everyone, Beach Club isn't just Tex-Mex creations and one favorite, seafood, but wouldn't you know they're also dubbed a hotspot for tacos.

The Beach Club serves up Mexican and Tex-Mex flavors along with a variety of beers, cocktails and liquors.

La Habichuela Sunset

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 884-3158

La Habichuela Sunset is located in the vicinity of downtown Cancun; it's seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun. Fabulously fresh fish and Tex-Mex flavors both share the spotlight at this enjoyable dining option.

The main specialty here is the lobster entrees, as well as seafood as a whole. However, La Habichuela Sunset does offer a selection of meats, poultry, and salads.

Sedona Grill

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 848-9648

Sedona Grill, on the premises of CasaMagna Marriott Resort Cancun, is located near downtown Cancun; it is eight miles (13 kilometers) to the southeast of Cancun. Because this is an informal style of restaurant, it's sometimes a respite for hungry visitors on lazy outings.

Tropicante Ameri-Mex Grill

Costa Maya | (984) 134-7357

Tropicante Ameri-Mex Grill can be found in Costa Maya, in Quintana Roo; 32 miles (51 and a half kilometers) to the north of Xcalak. The overall atmosphere of this awesome bar and grill is pretty casual, which is important because diners won't need to get dressed up to have mouthfuls of Tex-Mex food.

Traditional Mexican dishes are available alongside American favorites. On the menu you'll find such offerings as Costa Maya Jambalaya and fajita sandwiches plus tropical fruit drinks and ice cold beers. While you're eating, you can reserve your watersports equipment and take off right after you eat for some snorkeling, SUP boarding, fishing, and more.

Senor Frogs Costa Maya

Costa Maya | (983) 834-5607

Senor Frogs Costa Maya is located in Costa Maya, in Quintana Roo; 33 miles (53 kilometers) to the north of Xcalak. Pay a visit or two to Costa Maya if you love Tex-Mex food, but especially crave hamburgers.

While Tex-Mex is a favored cuisine style, there are also above-averaged sized burgers, steaks, and a huge variety of appetizers to choose from on this International menu.

Tex-Mex Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
Beach Club 3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel Mexican, Tex-Mex --
Big Papa's BBQ 0.1 mi. South West of Central Costa Maya Mexico Tex-Mex (983) 834-5780
Chili's in the Forum 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico American, Tex-Mex --
Chili's`La Isla 5.5 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico American, Tex-Mex --
La Habichuela Sunset 5.7 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican, Tex-Mex (998) 884-3158
Meson Del Vecindario Downtown Cancun Mexico Eclectic, Tex-Mex (998) 884-8900
Sedona Grill 6.3 mi. Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Tex-Mex (998) 848-9648
Senor Frogs Costa Maya 0.1 mi. South West of Central Costa Maya Mexico Tex-Mex (983) 834-5607
Tropicante Ameri-Mex Grill 1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Costa Maya Mexico Tex-Mex (984) 134-7357

Similar Food

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For something different in the same ballpark, there are more options from this same flavor palette at restaurants below:

Restaurants with Similar Cuisine
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Location
Chuy's Tacos -- Mexican 0.4 mi. South-Southeast of Central Downtown Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres
Green Break (984) 206-4000 American The Riviera Maya Mexico
Corona House -- American 0.1 mi. South West of Central Costa Maya Mexico
Hooters Cancun Center -- American 5.8 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun Mexico
TacoQueto -- Mexican 0.3 mi. South of Central Downtown Holbox Holbox
La Pergola Caribeña (998) 884-3999 Mexican Downtown Cancun Mexico
Imelda's -- Mexican 0.4 mi. Southeast of Central Akumal Mexico
Subway Downtown Cozumel -- American Downtown San Miguel Cozumel
Mr. Sancho's Bar & Grill (987) 871-9174 Mexican 9.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel
Burger King Cozumel (987) 878-4459 Argentenian 0.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central downtown San Miguel Cozumel

Or you can of course sample the mainstay dishes prepared at restaurants across the region, including these:

Restaurants with Similar Specialties
Restaurant Name Phone Specialty Location
La Lunita (984) 875 90 70 Tacos 0.7 mi. Northeast of Central Akumal
Peskayitos -- Tacos 0.0 mi. West of Central Puerto Morelos
La Fuente de Yassi -- Tacos 2.1 mi. Northwest of Central Isla Mujeres
La Floresta Tacos (998) 891-4110 Tacos 1.1 mi. West of Central Playa del Carmen

Despite your dining plans, you may find the best food and drink options in the Yucatan Peninsula are those you decide upon spontaneously while journeying to and from your hotel. However, writing down at least a few interesting-sounding restaurants in your travel plans, will prevent a desperate search for food. To find out even more about the kinds of food awaiting you, check out this page.

 

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