Puerto Morelos, renowned for its sandy beaches, clear waters ripe for snorkeling and arguably the best zip lining around, is also home to some of the best cuisine in the Riviera Maya. With everything from seafood to pizza and lots in between, you’re sure to find something to satisfy your appetite. The following is a list of eateries to bookmark for your next visit to Puerto Morelos.
A renowned steakhouse where you definitely can’t go wrong with the fresh pasta and wood-fired pizza, and the grill is best known for its steaks. The star cuts are the rib-eyes, tender flank steaks and filet mignon in homemade beef gravy. The restaurant is located just south of the plaza.
El Pirata Is one of the best restaurants for locals and features great outdoor dining. Known for its varied menu and casual atmosphere, the restaurant specializes in cuisines influenced by International and traditional Mexican food. They are open for breakfast, dinner, and lunch.
Featuring a warm and completely bilingual staff, free Wi-Fi and charging stations at the beautiful bar constructed of marble from Monterrey. The second floor features a view of the town square, ocean, and the lighthouse, and is also a premiere live music venue in Puerto Morelos, showcasing talents from all over the world ranging from Reggae, Salsa, Cumbia, Rock, Jazz to Bossa Nova. The restaurant offers a full range of both Mexican and American favorites, served promptly. The tzatziki and Gyro are must-haves.