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Food scene in Cancún

Flea Market
“Amazing place to experience authentic Mexican food. You can also shop arts, crafts, and souvenirs from local vendors.”
149 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“This is the ADO Bus Central Station, you can take the bus to go to Playa del Carmen, Tulum, Valladolid. Fair prices.”
58 locals recommend
Argentinian Restaurant
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“Argentinian restaurant, great steaks and seafood, overlooking the lagoon with beautiful sunsets.”
43 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Mexican Food, weekends mexican food and sea food buffet and Mariachi every day”
35 locals recommend
Café
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“Great local palapa restaurant downtown. Excellent choices, international menu. Great food and ambiance. Live music at least one night a week. A true secret of Cancun. Also offer buffet.”
48 locals recommend
Restaurant
“All of the Cheester's are so consistent and the food is really delicious. The meal sizes are huge and would recommend 1 meal between 2. Located at Parque Las Palapas (1:30pm - 11:00pm )”
40 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“The best Steakhouse in Cancun! Gorgeous place great friendly service, valet parking available. Make reservations as it can be difficult to get a table, specially during weekends. Amazing menu, difficult to make up your mind!”
21 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Ok, so I cheated a little on this one. I selected this particular restaurant because it highlights the location well, but really this post is about La Ruta Náder, which is a downtown street that is super busy with lots and lots of trendy bars and restaurants. The street is Av. Carlos Náder, and you'll want to start walking from Av. Uxmal down towards Av. Coba. That's where most of the cool places are!”
31 locals recommend
Churrascaria
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“Delicious Churrasco style Brazilian-fusion all you can eat restaurant. A local favorite.”
45 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Fancy mexican restaurant in front of the lagoon. Great food and live mariachi.”
25 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Authentic street tacos joint just across the street - Great Mexican food options at this place. Prices are great and service is quick. You have to eat there once to try real Mexican flavors... Good for breakfast, lunch and late dinner - (7:00am - 2:00 am) - WALKING DISTANCE”
26 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Lobster is their speciality. Very romantic, place on the lagoon, great service, candlelight and outdoor sitting. One of the iconic places of Cancun. Lobster is always delicious!”
26 locals recommend
Food Stand
“A wonderful selection of tacos and beer with night live music with mobile musicians. This is a nice place to enjoy Cancun as a local.”
34 locals recommend
Fast Food Restaurant
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“Nice shopping center with a good view of the lagoon, and excellent restaurants. ”
31 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Navíos is a somewhat upscale restaurant located right on the lagoon. And when I say on the lagoon I mean on it! Like literally, the whole restaurant is set on a set of beautiful palapas which sit out on the water and are interconnected with wooden bridges. The views are spectacular (at sunset in particular) and the food is nothing short of amazing!”
22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of the oldest restaurants in Cancun and a local favorite for pastas, seafood and pizzas. ”
31 locals recommend