Hello there! Cancun, Mexico is not just a traveler’s dream destination, it’s every foodie’s paradise. Today I would like to share with you 3 of the absolute best places for dining in this beautiful place. Each of them is highly recommended by locals and approved by my Mexican husband. The high quality of ingredients used for every meal, exceptional flavors, excellent service and menus that even the pickiest foodie (like me) would love! These are just a few things that make these places worth visiting every time we are in Cancun. So, let’s begin!
“La Organica” for traditional Mexican food
There is nothing better than a place recommended by locals, right? Especially when it comes to the traditional cuisine of the place you’re visiting. This restaurant offers a wide selection of delicious Mexican dishes. Both interior and exterior bring the true spirit of Cancun. The restaurant is highly appreciated by the locals and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. It is also vegan and vegetarian-friendly, so a couple of pages offer meals to meet those requirements.
Start with: Café de Olla or freshly squeezed juice
Must Try: no matter what you order, it’s delicious and made to order.
Finish with: “pan de elote” – the best cornbread I have ever tried. It’s sweet and prepared with natural ingredients and real corn.
“The Bowl Bar” for fruits paradise and healthy vegan food
When we were taking off from Austin, all I wanted was a bowl of fresh fruits. I was craving organic ingredients brought fresh from the garden the table. The Bowl Bar is where I fulfilled my cravings. Everything on the menu is not only delicious but also healthy.
Start with: coffee, smoothie or freshly squeezed juice.
Must Try: acai bowls is what this place is famous for.
Finish with: sweet yet sugar-free banana bread.
“El Fish Fritanga” for the best seafood
Is there anything better than freshly seafood carefully prepared and served while you enjoy the feeling of sand under your feet and a beautiful view? This restaurant is a hidden gem of Cancun, and is perfect for a romantic date night, or dinner with family.
Start with: their famous guacamole
Must try: grilled octopus and traditional grilled fish
Finish with: traditional Mexican plantain dessert