Travel By Fingertip... Cancun

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Dining in Cancun

La Habichuela

One of Cancun's first restaurants. The quiet garden terrace of this former home is romantic, elegant, a perfect setting for seafood and steak classics. Open daily, Addr: Margaritas 25. Ph: 98/843158. Expensive. .

La Dolce Vita

Small, with a touch of Europe and always crowded, thanks to the imaginative blend of Northern Italian/Continental cuisine with the freshest of local ingredients. Daily. Addr: Av. Coba 87. Ph: 98/840461. Expensive


Marimba music, friendly waiters, spontaneous dancing - the fun is infectious. And the food, especially the seafood and meats, are cooked to perfection. Mexican and American style. Daily till 2am. Addr: Yaxchilan 71. Ph: 98/84-3152. Moderate

Rosa Mexicano

Patio dining, strolling musicians, and waiters as refined as the nouvelle Mexican cuisine. Dinner only. Addr: Claveles 4. Ph: 98/84-6313. Moderate.

Carlos 'n' Charlie's

No matter where in Mexico, this popular name restaurant always promises revelry, memorable and colorful surroundings, music and dancing into the night.Its reputation is supported by food that is always consistently delicious. Addr: Paseo Kulkulcan 5.5. Ph: 98/830846. Moderate.  

Restaurant Los Almendros

Pick and choose from the illustrated menus for real Yucatan home cooking. The aroma of poc-chuc (pork marinated in orange juice and onions) on the grill is irresistible. Addr: Av. Bonampak. Ph: 98/84-0807. Inexpensive.