Vegetarian Cuisine in Yucatan Peninsula

Throughout the Yucatan Peninsula, you'll come upon a tempting spread of restaurants, cafes, and places with delicious cocktails. But guests who seek vegetarian cuisine in particular won't want to miss the places known for these fun flavors. Lucky for hungry guests, there's plenty of restaurants within this culinary category.

With so much to try, from the informal setting of 100% Natural Playa del Carmen to the tasty breakfast, dinner and lunch at Gopals, there is something to suit each and every visitor and every dining expectation.

Below, you can peek at the numerous places serving vegetarian cuisine available in the Yucatan Peninsula. For each option that interests you, click the name to see more important info about its hours, locale, and even nearby attractions.

100% Natural Playa del Carmen

Downtown Playa del Carmen | (984) 873-2242

100% Natural Playa del Carmen

Located near the middle of downtown Playa del Carmen, 100% Natural Playa del Carmen is on Quinta Avenida and 10 North Centro. For those visitors thinking about a tasty selection of vegetarian eats that isn't fussy in the slightest, this breezy restaurant is a great fit. This veggie eatery is covered in lush plants and traditional Maya sculptures, attesting to its 100% Natural name.

Restaurante Natura

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 883-0585

Set 5.7 miles east-southeast of downtown Cancun, Restaurante Natura is at 9.5 Kukulcan Boulevard. It is 7.2 miles south of Isla Mujeres. Though one might say the overall focus is vegetarian culinary creations, this visitor favorite serves up an awful lot of health food and salads. The ambiance of Natura could be described as laid-back and relaxing. Everything about this restaurant boasts a natural environment down to the terraced garden. They even allow pets to come in and dine with their owners who will enjoy the free WiFi.

100% Natural Cancun

Downtown Cancun | (998) 884-0102


100% Natural Cancun is located in downtown Cancun, in the heart of Cancun. Considered a casual restaurant, it's great when you don't want to get too fancy. Enjoy your favorite dishes in the most peaceful of surroundings at 100% Natural. The lush greenery of plants and the modern Maya sculptures that surround you while you treat yourself to mouth-watering food makes it a most enjoyable experience.

Curry Omm

Playa del Carmen | (984) 873-1516

Ready for a satisfying meal in a refreshingly casual and classy setting? Then start strolling towards the casual backdrop at restaurants like Curry Omm. Authentic Indian cuisine from the Gujarat state in Western India is what you'll find on the menu at Curry Omm. Some dishes you may recognize include Vindaloo and Lamb Masala. Curry Omm is also fully licensed to serve a selection of adult beverages.

Big Mama

Costa Maya | (983) 120-2205

Big Mama is on Calle Huachinango. It's 33.0 miles north of Xcalak. Seafood (of course) and vegetarian style eats make for an exciting meal at this chilled-out favorite. Set in a thatch-roofed shack on the beach, Big Mama is a great place to go and have a great time while you eat and drink.

vegetarian Restaurants
Name Location Type Phone Number
100% Natural Cancun Downtown Cancun Mexico Mexican, Vegetarian (998) 884-0102
100% Natural Playa del Carmen Downtown Playa del Carmen Mexico Mexican, Vegetarian (984) 873-2242
Big Mama 0.3 mi. East of Central Costa Maya Mexico Mexican, Vegetarian (983) 120-2205
CocoCorona Costa Maya Mexico Mexican, Vegetarian (983) 135-1435
Curry Omm Playa del Carmen Mexico Indian, Vegetarian (984) 873-1516
Garden of Eatin' Downtown San Miguel Cozumel Vegetarian --
Gopals Downtown Cancun Mexico Vegetarian (998) 892-7361
La Tortillería de Holbox 0.3 mi. South of Central Downtown Holbox Holbox Spanish, Vegetarian (984) 875-2443
Polo's Mango Cafe Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres Mexican, Vegetarian (998) 274-0118
Restaurante Natura 5.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central downtown Cancun Mexico Caribbean, Vegetarian (998) 883-0585
Zayzu Restaurante 0.9 mi. South West of Central Chetumal Mexico Mexican, Vegetarian (983) 144-0104

Similar Food

If your heart's not set on this cuisine in particular, you will find similar ingredients and influences at restaurants like Oscar & Lalo where they serve vegan preparations.

Or let your appetite persuade you to check out a signature dish, such as the health food prepared at Restaurante La Guaya.

Sometimes, the most satisfying dining destinations in the Yucatan Peninsula are those that you decide upon spontaneously as you're out doing activities and seeing attractions. However, jotting down a couple of interesting-sounding restaurants in your agenda, means even your fall-back options are good ones. To find out more information about the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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