Casa Banana

I went to this well reviewed establishment for dinner recently. It is an attractive space and decorated to create a casually elegant experience. This visually engaging place is staffed with friendly servers who are eager to make you comfortable. The menu is diverse, from steaks and seafood to risotto. Acknowledging the Argentinian feel of Casa…


This low season the perennial Tulum favorite eatery has implemented a reservation system, affording me the opportunity to dine sans waiting in line for a table. I am so very glad that they did. The dining area is beautiful in its simplicity and proudly highlights the remarkable kitchen, which provides ambient backlighting for all to…

Daily Crave

This view, aguachiles and beautiful wine at Nest Tulum.

Daily Crave

Frozen margaritas and pepperoni pizza at La Querida.

Daily Crave

Nachos with Arrachera and a Modelo Negra at El Milagrito.

Daily Crave

Today I am craving steak skewers and grilled vegetables. Love the beets, squash and bell peppers. Served with avocado, a small green salad and chipotle salsa at Ki’bok Cafe.

Mi Amor

I went to enjoy lunch with a beautiful view and to sample the culinary chops of the new chef at Mi Amor. The dining room takes full advantage of its perch overlooking the Caribbean Sea and is tasteful in its simple decor. The menu is understated both in its offerings and descriptions – one main…


Dining at Ahau is a treat to your eyes as well as your palate, day or night. The setting draws you in and the decor is beautiful as well as comfortable. Their staff is uber friendly, the restaurant area is natural and enjoys a great ocean view. For lunch I enjoyed the grilled octopus, which…

Pollo Bronco

The aroma wafting out of this hole in the wall spot on the Avenida will catch your attention and pique your appetite. The dining area of this budget eatery is no frills but the roasted chicken is moist, flavorful and tender. It is accompanied by tortillas, cabbage and salsa. This is a very local experience…


I stopped at Ziggy’s for lunch while driving down the beach road.  We sat at a table directly on the beach with an outstanding view of the Caribbean. The food was delicious. I had fish tacos and they were excellent. My friend ordered a burger which was surprisingly big. The feel here is relaxed and …