Top Choice European in Bahías de Huatulco


The French-Swiss kitchen prepares top-notch French, Mexican and Mediterranean dishes. Specialties include snails, osso buco and fish of the day in a creamy leek sauce. The desserts and French and Italian wines (from…
Top Choice Mexican in Bahías de Huatulco

Antojitos Los Gallos

There are few better places to eat in Huatulco than this very simple little diner serving unadulterated Mexican home-style cooking. You could start with caldo tlalpeño (a soup of chicken, veggies, chili and herbs, c…
Mexican in Bahías de Huatulco

Restaurant La Crucecita

This inexpensive open-air spot, a block from the Plaza Principal, is dependable for fish, chicken and Oaxacan dishes. There’s an economical M$40 menú del día. Early in the day, watch the chef prepare serious quantit…
Mexican in Bahías de Huatulco


Highly popular Terra-Cotta, half a block north of the Plaza Principal, has soothing air-con, and good service complements its excellent food: breakfasts, shrimp, steaks, fish, pasta, baguettes and ice cream.
Mexican in Bahías de Huatulco

Restaurant Chez-Binni

The Camino Real Zaashila’s Restaurant Chez-Binni specializes in grills and Oaxacan dishes.
Breakfast in Bahías de Huatulco

Iguana Bar

Beneath the classy Restaurante Onix, Iguana is a sound bet for reasonably priced breakfasts and tacos and other Mexican standards. On weekends and during high season, it’s also a good place to catch guitar-strummin’…
Italian in Bahías de Huatulco


The talented Italian chef here makes almost everything herself, including the pasta. Delicious options include ravioli with a choice of five fillings and nine sauces, meat or vegetarian lasagne, and some pretty good…
Seafood in Bahías de Huatulco

Azul Profundo

Tangolunda’s big hotels offer a choice of expensive bars, coffee shops and restaurants. For a romantic, no-expense-spared dinner you won’t go wrong at the Camino Real’s Azul Profundo, right by the beach, with its de…
Cafe in Bahías de Huatulco

Casa Mayor

Overlooking the Plaza Principal, Casa Mayor serves good organic Oaxacan coffee and is good for breakfast, baguettes, antojitos and cocktails too. A smaller branch on the far corner of the plaza does the same excelle…
Cafe in Bahías de Huatulco

Casa Mayor

This small coffee shop on the northwest corner of Plaza Principal serves excellent organic coffee and other drinks.