Gastronomy

All the different flavors of Mexico gathered together at Xcaret

Your visit to Mexico is not complete without enjoying a taste of Mexican gastronomy. Discover the texture of the corn tortilla, and the seasoning of the salsas Mexicans love to put on their food so much. Taste the dishes of intense flavor that come from the mixture of cultures. At Xcaret you can enjoy an extraordinary culinary adventure in a variety of Mexican restaurants that can choose from.

All the restaurants at Xcaret park have the H Distinctive, awarded for safety and hygiene in food handling.

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LA ORQUÍDEA COFFEE SHOP

À la carte options
Specialty: breakfast and Mexican food
Hours: from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (breakfast time from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.).
Location: at the shopping area of ​​the Main Plaza

Delight yourself early in the morning with a delicious breakfast and Mexican food, the ideal treat to start your day at Xcaret.


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La Cocina Restaurant

Buffet included in Xcaret Plus
Specialty: Mexican cuisine
Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location: between the Main Plaza and the entrance to the underground rivers.

Explore the gastronomic wealth of Mexico at the buffet of La Cocina restaurant, located in the best scenario: Xcaret’s Mexican Corner.


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El Manglar Restaurant

Buffet
Specialty: seafood and dishes from the Pacific Coast of Mexico
Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: between the Main Plaza and the entrance to the underground rivers

Dive into the flavors of the Mexican Pacific. Fresh seafood and a ceviche bar, so exquisite, that you will visit it more than once.


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Restaurante El Yucateco

Buffet included in Xcaret Plus
Specialty: Yucatecan cuisine
Hours: availability subject to season
Location: Hacienda Henequenera patio

Travel with your palate to the Yucatan Peninsula, where pre-Hispanic ingredients fuse with the spices that came from the other side of the world. Its variety of options will surprise you!


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MÉXICO ESPECTACULAR DINNER AT GRAN TLACHCO

With extra cost
Specialty: regional and international seven-course dinner
Hours: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. during Xcaret México Espectacular presentation (you must arrive 15 minutes before)
Location: Gran Tlachco Theater

Enjoy the Xcaret México Espectacular presentation with your palate, as well as your ears and your sight. Complete your evening with a seven-course gourmet dinner traditionally seasoned.


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Pairing at Xcaret Cellar

With extra cost. Only for groups of more than 10 people and for special events.
Reservations: (998) 8 49 52 59 and grupos@experienciasxcaret.com.mx

Travel with an expert Xcaret sommelier through the fascinating world of Mexican wine. Between aromas and history, taste exquisite dishes, creations of our chef, paired with the finest national wine labels.


WHERE TRADITION JOINS AVANT-GARDE CUISINE

At Xcaret you can taste the fusion of traditional Mexican recipes with nouvelle culinary techniques. Your favorite specialties await you in a wide variety of international restaurants serving exquisite dishes with the original touch of Xcaret.

Every restaurant in Xcaret has the H Distinctive, awarded for safety and hygiene in food handling.

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La Caleta Restaurant

Buffet included in Xcaret Plus
Specialty: steaks
Hours: availability subject to season
Location: in front of the inlet

If you like beef, you will love this place. In addition to the beautiful view of the cove and the sea turtles, this restaurant distinguishes itself with its grill and juicy steaks. Enjoy them with fresh salads, bread, and delicious Mexican desserts.


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La Laguna Restaurant

Buffet included in Xcaret Plus
Specialty: international cuisine.
Hours: from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location: next to Jaguar Island, near the Manatee Lagoon

This buffet offers so many options, that you will not know where to start. From the hot line with tacos and Mexican appetizers, to the pasta, baked pizzas, and dessert bar.


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Dos Playas Restaurant

Buffet included in Xcaret Plus
Specialty: seafood
Hours: from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: beach area, next to the Stingray Encounter

Enjoy the landscape of the beaches of Xcaret while also enjoying the delicacies of this restaurant. Try a Caribbean-style paella and different types of ceviches and cocktails. In addition, it has a buffet that includes a classic grill of hamburgers and sausages.


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La Peninsula Restaurant

Buffet included in Xcaret Plus
Specialty: international, seafood
Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: beachfront, next to the wharf where the Snorkel Tour and the Adrenalina activity depart from.

You can distinguish this restaurant from the beach, by its large palapa facing the Caribbean Sea. Enjoy a sushi bar, soups and stews with the taste of the sea.


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La Isla Restaurant

Lunch buffet
Specialty: seafood.
Hours: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., availability subject to season
Location: between La Caleta restaurant and the Open Theater

There are unforgettable places, and La Isla restaurant is one of them. Here, you are going to eat in the middle of caves and the transparent water of an underground river. It has a diverse buffet of soups and dishes whose star ingredient is seafood of the season. Don’t miss its fine selection of desserts as well.


SNACKS AND DRINKS AVAILABLE DURING YOUR VISIT

Give yourself a treat with delicious snacks and drinks during your walks through Xcaret: enjoy crunchy tacos, burgers, and pizzas ready to go, as well as refreshing sodas and special cocktails to quench your thirst.

Find the snack services at different locations in the park, they are at your disposal any time of the day.

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La Cucaracha Bar

With additional cost
Specialty: cocktails and drinks
Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Location: upper part of the Optional Activities building, down the way to the dolphin area.

This bar offers a spectacular view of the Caribbean Sea, as well as à la carte options. If you prefer, you can savor the special drink of Xcaret: the Pai Ai pineapple on a comfortable hammock.


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En las Rocas Bar

With additional cost
Specialty: cocktails and drinks
Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Location: upper part of the Optional Activities building, along the way to the dolphin area

This bar offers you a spectacular view of the Caribbean Sea, as well as à la carte options. If you prefer, you can savor the special drink of Xcaret: the Pai Ai pineapple in a comfortable hammock.


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LA PLAYA BAR AND SNACKS

Á la carte options
Specialty: fast food and beverages
Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: at the Xcaret beach area

Live the experience of eating on the beach, under your own palapa. Its á la carte menu offers typical dishes, snacks, and cocktails. It also provides lounge chairs.


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SNACK VENADOS AND SNACK JAGUARES

With additional cost
Specialty: Mexican fast food, snacks and drinks
Hours: from 5:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.
Location: next to the entrances to the Gran Tlachco theater

The Venados and Jaguares delis are located at each entrance of the Gran Tlachco Theatre, and are available during the Xcaret México Espectacular presentation. They have an excellent menu of Mexican snacks and sodas to take-out.