Isla Holbox restaurants

Top Choice French in Isla Holbox

Le Jardin

Very tasty French pastries and morning breakfast selections make this a welcome spot if you're craving something other than Mexican morning food. Coffee is delicious as well, and the airy palapa, surrounded by plume…
Top Choice Mexican in Isla Holbox

El Chapulím

El Chapulím doesn't take reservations, has no menu, and the kitchen closes when the food runs out – usually before 9:30pm – so you come here aware of the quirks involved. Food is excellent, and chef Erik comes to yo…
International in Isla Holbox

Mandarina

Mandarina restaurant boasts the best location for dining with an ocean view, filled with warm lighting and rustic wood furnishings right on the Holbox beach. For breakfast, try the home-baked pastries or the huitlac…
Spanish in Isla Holbox

La Tortilleria

This quaint cafe is so tiny you just might miss it if you’re strolling too fast by the main square. La Tortilleria specializes in Spanish-style omelettes ('tortillas') with ingredients such as chorizo, goat cheese, …
Tacos in Isla Holbox

Barba Negra Seafood & Tacos

With just a few tables set under a palapa roof, this cool and contemporary joint features tacos piled high with a flavorful mix of ingredients and drizzled salsas. Specialties include the Maya-style fish taco and th…
Pizza in Isla Holbox

Roots

Like most pizzerias in town, the hot item here is the seasonal lobster pizza and Roots' version ranks among the best of them. All of the wood-fired, thin-crust pies come with a zesty Morita salsa on the side. The op…
Seafood in Isla Holbox

Raices

Don’t let the humble surrounds of this beachfront eatery put you off – this is some of the best seafood in town. The butter-and-garlic fish is mouthwatering and the seafood platter for two would easily feed a small …
Breakfast in Isla Holbox

Limoncito

This colorful little palapa-covered restaurant on the square slings excellent Mexican breakfasts all day long. The motuleños (eggs in tomato sauce served with fried plantain, ham and peas) is a local favorite, as ar…
Mexican in Isla Holbox

Rosa Mexicano

Set on a spacious deck, Rosa Mexicano specializes in Mexican-inspired author cuisine, with innovative dishes such as pollo molito (chicken stuffed with goat cheese and plantain, topped with mole sauce) and chocolate…
Seafood in Isla Holbox

Las Panchas

Ask just about anyone in town where to go for Holbox seafood and they'll probably point to Las Panchas, where you can get delicious Mexican and Caribbean seafood favorites like spicy diabla-style octopus, refreshing…