Vegetarian Cuisine in Yucatan Peninsula

During your visit to the Yucatan Peninsula, you'll encounter a savory selection of quick-service, sit-down, and fine dining establishments. Can't resist vegetarian food during your holiday here? Guests will want to visit the places where it's always on the menu. Fortunately, there's plenty of restaurants of this theme.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the informal atmosphere at Zayzu Restaurante to the much anticipated breakfast service at La Tortillería de Holbox, you might come across a dish you'll return for again and again.

The following list allows you to get more details about the wide selection of vegetarian eateries throughout the Yucatan Peninsula. For each of the options, click to view the full article about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

100% Natural Playa del Carmen

Downtown Playa del Carmen | (984) 873-2242

100% Natural Playa del Carmen

100% Natural Playa del Carmen is found within downtown Playa del Carmen, near the middle of Playa del Carmen. Happily identified by tourists as an informal place to have a meal, it's like a mecca for hungry, intrigued travelers touring the town. <p>AS one of the few restaurants that specializes in vegetarian and natural foods, 100% Natural in Playa del Carmen is sure to be a hit for all vegetarians and health food eaters. They have a large selection of soups and salads, as well as fresh fruit. They do also offer a selection of chicken and fish dishes, all with a Mexican twist, so don't hesitate to bring friends who may not share your herbivore diet.</p>

Restaurante Natura

Cancun Beach Hotel Zone | (998) 883-0585

Restaurante Natura

Positioned 5.7 miles east-southeast of downtown Cancun, Restaurante Natura is at 9.5 Kukulcan Boulevard. If you're curious, Isla Mujeres is approximately seven miles (11 and a half kilometers) to the north. Perhaps you could guess that this place is best known for vegetarian themed dishes and of course health food, but it's also known for putting out great salads. <p>The cuisine style is Mexican, with a focus on all-natural, healthy food. A full vegan menu is available, which is a rarity in the area. Their most popularly sold items are fresh fruit and combined juices</p> <p>(strawberry, pineapple and orange juice for example) as well as items from the vegetarian menu (like Tacos Vegetarianos). They also have non vegetarian dishes which are very popular like the Camarones</p> <p>Caribeos which are grilled fresh shrimp served over wild rice sauteed in white wine, pineapple, onion, sweet pepper, broccoli, swiss chard, zucchini and garlic, all served inside a pineapple.</p>

100% Natural Cancun

Downtown Cancun | (998) 884-0102

Positioned in the heart of downtown Cancun, 100% Natural Cancun is a popular choice for guests exploring this neighborhood or nearby. For those visitors in need of an inviting place serving vegetarian food in a setting that makes you comfortable, this casual, breezy restaurant is just the thing. <p>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.</p>

Curry Omm

Playa del Carmen | (984) 873-1516

When the whole group's hoping to find delicious vegetarian food without all the fuss, this mellow restaurant is a pretty good choice. <p>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.</p>

Zayzu Restaurante

Chetumal | (983) 144-0104

Positioned northwest of Downtown Chetumal, Zayzu Restaurante is a logical selection for vacationers thinking about going to this part of the city and adjacent areas. In the mood for tapas? Actually, either way there's no shame in it being a permanent plan in your vacation agenda.

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 0.1 mi. South West of Central Costa Maya Mexico Mexican, Vegetarian (983) 120-2205
Brio Health Bar The Riviera Maya Mexico American, Vegetarian (984) 206-4000
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 you're willing to step just outside the box, you might like distinctly different, but still related restaurants like Oscar & Lalo where they serve vegan cuisine.

Also, if need even more options for your long visit, find a local specialty like the health food prepared at Restaurante La Guaya.

You can't plan for it, but sometimes the best places to grab a bite in the Yucatan Peninsula are those that you run into naturally while walking around during the day. But, including a few restaurant possibilities on the list, might save you in a pinch. To discover more information regarding the culinary options available to you, check out this page.


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