The Best Restaurants in Cancun 2022

It is true that Cancun is known for being a paradise full of beautiful beaches and excellent bars and nightclubs to have a great time, but surely during your stay you will want to go out to eat outside your hotel and visit the best and most exclusive restaurants in the city or even the most typical and popular among the locals. So here are the best restaurants you can visit during your time in Cancun.

The most exclusive restaurants in Cancun

Rosa Negra

A beautiful and elegant restaurant located at kilometer 15 of Cancun’s Hotel Zone, it has an incredible location on the shore of the lagoon where you can appreciate the beautiful sunset from the dock or private terrace. Rosa Negra is characterized for being a tribute to all Latin America, with an electric combination of dishes and drinks from different countries, such as Brazil, Argentina, Peru, and obviously Mexico, among others. An experience of the highest quality and where every night a different show is offered, but always equally exciting.


A sophisticated restaurant, in a classic palapa on a beautiful dock on the lagoon of Cancun’s Hotel Zone, is the excellent location of Navíos, a delicious option, if you are looking for seafood, with its specialty in seafood and fish, offers an experience for every occasion. 


A restaurant that pays homage to the best that Mexico has to offer, combining a great variety of dishes in a contemporary Mexican gastronomy style, characterized by excellence and passion Porfirio’s is the ideal option to satisfy your palate with an exquisite meal in Cancun’s hotel zone.

The most popular Restaurants in Cancun among locals

El Galeón del Caribe

Want a more rustic experience? Do you like it simple but exquisite? Then, El Galeón del Caribe is what you are looking for, because, for a very affordable price, it offers the freshest seafood in Cancun, since they make their menu with the catch of the day. It is a spacious palapa on the shore of the lagoon at kilometer 19.4 of the Hotel Zone, where you can experience the delicious local food and if you want to try something you will never forget, be sure to order their famous “pescadillas”, which will delight your palate with a combination of flavors that no one can match.


If you are an Italian food lover, like to eat in large portions, or want to share, Chester is an excellent choice. The best pasta, pizzas, lasagnas, salads, and drinks that you will find in one place, plus giant portions that will allow you to share or take home for later, plus an incredible price. It also has an incredible atmosphere and attention, making it the perfect place to celebrate an important date and its accessibility is incredible because it has a total of 6 branches throughout Cancun, so if one day you are very hungry and you come across one of them, do not think twice and come in and enjoy.

Taquería los Parejas

Obviously, a taqueria could not be missing, being in any part of Mexico you can find tacos, but not just anywhere you can find the typical tacos DF style from the center of the country, at an excellent price Los Parejas offers without a doubt some of the best tacos in Cancun, plus more than 10 years that support its quality and excellent taste.