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CHECÁNDOLE About: Xpuhil Ave No. 6, Mercado 28, Cancún, 998-884-7147 Description: ZONA HOTELERA. Mexican style home cooking, and fast! What it lacks in atmosphere, Checándole more than makes up for in food quality and affordable prices. A great place to fill up on tacos, tampiqueña, enchiladas, guisados and beans. Hours: Sun-Thu 1pm-8pm; Fri-Sat 1pm-10pm Payment […]

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Location: Blvd Kukulcan, km 12.5, La Isla Shopping Village, Cancún, 77500 phone: 998-883-2222 ZONA HOTELERA. A lovely addition to Cancún’s dining scene, La Madonna is a fine restaurant in every sense, from its elegant décor to its polished service to its careful Italian-Swiss cooking. The chef employs fresh local produce and specially imported Italian ingredients […]

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CLUB GRILL About: Retorno del Rey 36, Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Cancún, 77500 998-881-0808 Description: ZONA HOTELERA. Elegance and refinement are distinct qualities of Club Grill, which offers a Continental menu that mixes world favorites with a little local flavor. The tasteful décor features wood trimmings and an anteroom furnished with comfortable couches where customers can relax […]

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HACIENDA SISAL About: Blvd Kukulcán, km 13.5, Cancun, 998-848-8220 Description: ZONA HOTELERA. Not all Mexican food is about tacos and burritos. At Hacienda Sisal, like at most of the area’s Mexican restaurants, you can get lobster and shrimp enchiladas or chicken fajitas, but you could opt for something a tad more unusual, like sautéed mushrooms […]

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LA CASA DE LAS MARGARITAS About: Paseo Kukulkán Km 12.5, La Isla Shopping Village, Cancún, 998-883-3222 Description: ZONA HOTELERA. Mexican arts and crafts, patios abloom with colorful flowers, festive music, plentiful margaritas ­ what more could you ask for! This is Mexican dining at its most celebratory. Stuff yourself with tortilla soup, tamales, marlin tostadas, […]

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Location: Blvd Kukulcán, km 14.6, Cancún, 998-885-0161 ZONA HOTELERA. Italian restaurants often cater to patrons seeking a romantic atmosphere, and while La Dolce Vita is no exception, diners will find that the menu is just the opposite – exceptional. You may have trouble choosing from the long list of enticing entrées, but your short list […]

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LA DESTILERÍA About: Blvd Kukulcán, km 12.6, Kukulcán Plaza, Cancún, 77500 998-885-1087 Description: ZONA HOTELERA. When people think of Mexico, they may picture sunny beaches, haciendas, and sombreros, but the owners of La Destilería have some other images to highlight-excellent Mexican cuisine and tequila. Start with a dish like spiced corn soup or stuffed pastries […]

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LA PARRILLA About: Ave Yaxchilán 51, Cancún, 77500 998-287-8119 Description: DOWNTOWN. When visitors and locals go in search of a festive Mexican meal, they usually end up at La Parrilla. The restaurant features a large salon and terrace, festive colors, and fountains, and those wanting a little variety can order a margarita mixed from one […]

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Location: Blvd Kukulcán, km 13.5, Kukulcán Plaza, Cancún, phone: 998-885-3603 ZONA HOTELERA. This is a favorite Italian-dining destination for locals and visitors alike. Cenacolo has excellent outdoor dining for people-watching-that is, if you can keep your eyes off the food. Order mesclun salad or another mixed green salad to start, and then dive into a […]

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LABNÁ About: Margaritas 29, Cancún, 998-892-3056 Description: DOWNTOWN. The specialized cuisine of the Yucatan is Labná’s forte. If you’ve never had this colorful cuisine before you’re in for a treat. The menu is divided into two sections, Yucatecan dishes and Mexican haute cuisine ­ be adventurous! Start off with lime soup (similar to the more […]