Restaurants

Top Choice Mexican in Campeche

Marganzo

Marganzo is popular with tourists, for good reason – the food is great, the portions large and the complimentary appetizers numerous. An extensive menu offers everything from international fare to regional treats li…
Top Choice International in Campeche

Luz de Luna

Carved, painted tables and folksy decor add a creative atmosphere to this popular restaurant on a pedestrian street. The menu choices are equally interesting – try the shrimp salad, chicken fajitas, flank steak or v…
Seafood in Campeche

Parador Gastrónomico de Cocteleros

Parador Gastrónomico de Cocteleros, 4.5km from Plaza Principal at the north end of the malecón (taxis from center around M$35), is a great place to sample the area's bountiful seafood. Over a dozen thatched-roof res…
Market in Campeche

Mercado Principal

Campeche’s bustling Mercado Principal, across the street from the Baluarte de San Pedro, offers some good snacks – if you can handle the 'rustic hygiene.'
Mexican in Campeche

Café La Parroquia

Open 24 hours, this casual restaurant appeals to both locals and foreigners with its wide-ranging menu and attentive staff. Order everything from fried chicken to grilled pork to turkey soup, plus regional specialti…
Seafood in Campeche

La Pigua

Some of Campeche's finest meals are served at this upscale restaurant in a downscale neighborhood. But never mind the location – just enjoy the attentive service and seafood dishes like camarones al coco (coconut sh…
Vegetarian in Campeche

Cafetería Atrapa Sueño

This German-run, new-age eatery – complete with plant-filled patio out back – features a good selection of vegetarian fare, from sandwiches to soups to lasagne. Breakfast is also served, and there are meditation and…
Mexican in Campeche

El Bastión de Campeche

Don't let the drab exterior fool you – this plazaside stalwart serves up some good Campechano dishes. Cool off with a chaya juice before tucking in to a chicken breast stuffed with cochinita pibil – as delicious and…
Mexican in Campeche

Chef Color

This cafeteria-style eatery serves up large portions of tasty Central American–influenced Mexican dishes from behind a glass counter; just point at what you want. The menu changes daily but it's always good, cheap a…