International in Puerto Escondido

Talk about simple. Alaburger inhabits a charcoal-y palapa under which its congenial owners have constructed a rudimentary barbecue (ie a pile of bricks). But, oh the food! Baked potatoes, pizzas, burgers and a vegan menu good enough to turn you into one. It’s an ambitious undertaking, but the best culinary alchemy often emerges from the most modest food shacks – like this one.

You can enjoy it all at a communal table sitting, not on a conventional seat, but a swing. This, after all, is La Punta.