Puerto Morelos Restaurants Guide: Updated August 2017


There are an astounding number of Puerto Morelos restaurants. Obviously, seafood is a specialty as it is caught daily by our town’s many fishermen. Here is a fairly complete list with the days they are closed. Check our online map for exact locations.

Puerto Morelos Restaurants Guide: Shrimp Tacos

Shrimp Tacos

On the square

Le Café D’ Amancia  Facebook Page
On the square, 3 doors west of the bookstore
Special Coffee and light meals
Open early until late. Closes in the afternoon for siesta.
Closed Monday

El Nicho Facebook Page
On the square, 2 doors west of the bookstore
Wide variety of choices
Breakfast & Lunch 7:30am-2:30pm. Now open for dinner 6-10
Closed Tuesday.

Los Gauchos Facebook Page
Across from the church
Varied menu, pizza, pasta, empanadas, steak
Open 9:00 – 11:00
Closed Tuesday

Tejones Locos Facebook Page
Across from the church, past Los Gauchos
Pizza, pasta, fish
Open 3:00 – 11:00
No closing day

Los Tacos de Don Roger Rabbit Facebook Page
Across from the church, past Los Gauchos
Tacos. Inexpensive.
Open daily
Closing day?

Pelicanos Facebook Page
On the beach, just around the south corner of the square
Mexican seafood, full bar (big margaritas)
Open all day
No closing day

Dona Triny’s Facebook Page
Beside the Alma Libre bookstore on the square
Mexican food
Open daily
Closed Tuesday

La Casa del Pescador Facebook Page
On top of the fish co-op
Fish!
Open 10-10
No closing day (often closed for low season)

Panna e Cioccolato 
On the corner in front of the taxi stand
Gelato and desserts
Open daily
Closed day?

La Sirena Facebook Page  Website
On top of Casa Martin supermarket
Greek and
Mediterranean cuisine. Full bar with draft & live music
Open daily noon to 1:00 am
Open every day

Richard’s Bistro Facebook Page
On the square, above the shopping mall/money exchange on the north side
Wide variety –  Seafood to Schnitzel
Open Tuesday – Sunday, 2:00-10:00pm
Closed Monday

Pangea Facebook Page
On the east side of the square, behind Mayan Riviera Properties
Healthy breakfasts. lunch, dinner & snacks. Free Wifi. Live music.
Open daily 9-11
Closed day?

Punta Corcho Website
On the square, on the second floor above Sophia’s and Aquanauts
Seafood!
Open daily
Closed day?


Along the beach, just south of the square

Las Palmeras
On the ocean, half a block south of the square
Mexican seafood (ocean view)
Open for dinner
No closing day

Puerto Morelos Fish Market Restaurant (formerly Panza es Primera)  Facebook Page
A block south of the square on the oceanside road, next to Hacienda Morelos Hotel
Fish & snacks. Ocean view.
Open daily
Open every day

Lola y Moya Facebook Page
A block south of the square on the oceanside road, across from Hacienda Morelos Hotel
Breakfast drinks and coffee
Open daily 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Closed Tuesdays

DK Facebook Page  Website 
Two blocks south of the square on the oceanside road, south of Hacienda Morelos
Lunch, Dinner, snacks and full bar
Open afternoons and evenings (2:00-9:00 weekdays, 1:00-9:00 weekends)
Closed Monday

Cafe Layla Facebook Page
Two and a half blocks south of the square on the oceanside road, south of Hacienda Morelos
Mexican, Vegetarian, Cafe, Asian, Soups, Salads
Open 8 – 4 for breakfast and lunch. Sunday Jazz Brunch
Closed Tuesday & Wednesday

Along the beach, just north of the square

La Petita Facebook Page
On the road near the lighthouse
Fish, ceviche
Open 12pm – 10pm


El Pesquero Facebook Page
On the road near the lighthouse
Fish, ceviche & lobster – Inexpensive
Open daily

Merkadito Facebook Page
On the road near the lighthouse
Seafood.
Open daily 12:00 – 10:00

Restaurante Bianco Facebook Page
On the road near the lighthouse beside Merkadito
Italian food with beach view
Open 1:00 – 11:00
Closed Monday

Cancun Billy’s Facebook Page
On the road near the lighthouse the lighthouse
BBQ with beach view
Open M-F 2:00pm to 2:00am, Sat/Sun 11:00 to 2:00am
Open every day

La Playita Facebook Page
On the road near the lighthouse (Former owners of La Petita)
Fish, ceviche & lobster – Inexpensive
Open 12pm – 8pm
Eat fish and civiche on the beach. What could be better?

Caribelos Facebook Page
Just around the corner from the square near the dock
Tacos!
Open Daily 7am – 8pm
No closed day

North of the square on Ninos Heroes road

John Gray’s Kitchen Facebook Page
About 1 block north of the square on Ninos Heroes
Fine dining, international cuisine
Open for breakfast/lunch/dinner
Closed Sunday

Loncheria Mimi 
About 1 block north of the square on Ninos Heroes
Local food (cocina economica)
Open all day / Closed Sunday

Siempre Sano Facebook Page
About 1 block north of the square
Vegetarian tacos
Open daily 9:00 – 6:00
Closed Sunday

Pancho Villa’s (Closed)

North of the square, along the main road (Rojo Gomez)

My Little Italy  Facebook Page
Just north of the square on Rojo Gomez
Pizza
Open late afternoon
Closed Tuesday

Chicken Itza
One half block north of the square on Rojo Gomez (main road)
Open daily

Fish & Chicken, some Asian food

T@cos.com (yes that’s how they spell it!)  Facebook Page
One half block north of the square on Rojo Gomez (main road)
Tacos!
Open daily
No closed day

Posada El Moro Restaurant 
Half block north of the square on Rojo Gomez
Wide menu
Open daily
Closed day?

Carpe Diem – CLOSED
Half block north of the square on Rojo Gomez
Italian coffee, sandwiches, pastas, desserts. Italian grocery items.
Open daily, 7:30AM – 8:00PM
Closed Thursday

La Pizza Nostra  Facebook Page
Half block north of the square on Rojo Gomez, just south of El Pirata
Italian food and Pizza
Open nightly
Closed Monday

El Pirata Facebook Page
Half block north of the square on Rojo Gomez
Wide varied menu – Good for kids. Grilled steaks at night
Open all day
No closed day

El Sabor de Mexico – CLOSED

 

I Wanna Pizza (New Location) Facebook Page
About 1.5 blocks north of the square on Rojo Gomez
Pizza & fresh baked bread
Open 4-11 / 3-11 Sunday
Closed Monday

Salciccium Food Truck Village  Facebook Page
One block north of the square on Rojo Gomez (at Dos Naciones Hotel)
Sausage, sandwiches, pizza. Food trucks.
Open 2:00 – 11:00 pm
Closed Tuesdays

Cantina Habanero  Facebook Page
On Rojo Gomez one block north of the square
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Bar
Open daily and bar service at night (Live music)

Don Mexcal  Facebook Page
On Rojo Gomez one block north of the square
Bar
Open 8:00 PM to 4:00 AM.
Closed Monday

West of the square, on Ninos Heroes

Natura Facebook Page
In the big white dental building just east of the square
Natural food, vegetarian options
Hours?
Closed Day?

South of the square, along the main road (Rojo Gomez)

Posada Amor / Que Hora Es? (bar)
Just south of the square on Rojo Gomez
Varied menu
Open all day
No closing day

Le Papillon  Facebook Page
Just south of the square on Rojo Gomez (in Posada Amor)
Varied menu
Open every day 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM

Barra Barra (bar)
Just south of the square on Rojo Gomez
Opens late – stays open late (8:00 PM to 5:00 AM)
Closed Monday

Al Chimichurri  Facebook Page
Across from Posada Amor on Rojo Gomez
Empanadas, pizza, fresh pasta, meat
Opens at 5:00
Closed Monday

Al Chile CLOSED

 

Taninos  Facebook Page
Across from Posada Amor on Rojo Gomez (Entrance is in the middle of Al Chimichurri)
Wine lounge & restaurant. Full menu, bar and lengthy wine list
Open daily 5:00 PM to Midnight
Closed Sunday

Clandestyno  Facebook Page
Just south of Posada Amor on Rojo Gomez
Italian. Pasta and grilled seafood
Open daily 1:00-11:00
Closed Tuesday.

Spaghettino  Facebook Page
South of the square, across from the Mayan Market
Italian food/Full bar
Open for dinner 5:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Closed Tuesday

Tuch-Tlan Restaurant
South of the square, across from the Mayan Market
Local Mexican Cuisine
Open daily
Closed Day?

El Campanario  Facebook Page
South of the square, across from the Mayan Market
Steaks, salads, empanadas
Open daily from 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Closed Monday

La Parrilla  Facebook Page
South of the square, across from the Mayan Market
Mexican, Tex-Mex and Steaks
Open daily 1:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Mi Cocina / My Kitchen (Closed for Summer)  Facebook Page
South of the Mayan Market
Breakfast and lunch. Tastes of Asia, Mexico, the Mediterranean and the Americas
Open Tuesday-Sunday  8:00 to 4:00

On the Beach, north

Unico  Facebook Page
On the beach, near star wars condos
Drinks & snacks daytime / Gourmet grill at night
Beach loungers for rent
Open daily 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM 

My Paradise Facebook Page
On the beach, just north of PlayaSol condos
Drinks & snacks daytime. Happy Hour daily at 3:00 (Listen for the conch!)
Beach loungers
Open daily 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

In the Colonia (hope to have more listings here soon-let me know your favourites)

Pizza del Carmen
Just south of the highway intersection on the eastbound one-way road
2 for 1 every Tuesday and Thursday – They deliver too

Open daily

Fonda Americana Grill  Facebook Page
At the far north end of Zetina Gasca (the very wide street in the Colonia)
Steaks and American cuisine
Bring your own wine for an $80 peso corkage fee
Open 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Shanghai Pizza
On the west side of the highway (towards Playa)
Pizza, Burgers and Chinese food
Open 11-11 (they deliver)
Open every day

El Picudito  Facebook Page
On the far south end of the main wide road in the Colonia
Fish, shrimp, lobster, quesadillas
Open every day 10:00 – 4:00

 

Tacos Ole Ole Restaurant  Facebook Page
Two blocks west of the Pemex in the Colonia
Inexpensive Mexican food and snacks
Drinks and cold draft beer
Open daily

Chilpayas Restaurant  Facebook Page
Calle Alemendro & Cedro in the Colonia
Fish, Veracruz style
Open for lunch and dinner,  12:00 – 8:00
Closed Monday