San Cristóbal Region restaurants

Top Choice Fusion in San Cristóbal de las Casas

Santo Nahual

Even before you've tasted the food, this wonderful new venture impresses with its glass-roofed courtyard dining area filled with worn timbers, smooth pebbles, glossy-leafed banana plants and even a day-glo piano. An…
Top Choice Mexican in San Cristóbal de las Casas

Restaurante LUM

This swanky indoor-outdoor restaurant in San Cristóbal's first designer hotel serves up exciting blends of Chiapas, Veracruz and Yucatán cuisine fused with tastes and ideas from around the culinary planet. Custom-ma…
Italian in San Cristóbal de las Casas

Trattoria Italiana

Set inside a pastel-colored colonial building and with some tables outside under the trees, this mother-and-daughter-run Italian restaurant really feels as if it's been transferred straight from Tuscany. The house s…
Mexican in San Cristóbal de las Casas

El Caldero

Perfect for a cold day, simple, friendly little El Caldero specializes in delicious Mexican soups – pozole (shredded pork in broth), mondongo (tripe) and caldo (broth). Although calling them mere 'soups' does them a…
Creperie in San Cristóbal de las Casas

Namandí

Nattily attired staff serve baguette sandwiches, pastas and good coffee at this large modern cafe and restaurant, but the fresh-off-the-griddle crepes are the main draw. Try a savory crepa azteca with chicken, corn …
Mexican in San Cristóbal de las Casas

L'Eden

This luminously colorful restaurant has a tempting European and Mexican menu that includes an authentic fondue suiza (Swiss fondue), sopa azteca (tortilla, chili, onion and herb base topped with shredded chicken, fr…
Vegetarian in San Cristóbal de las Casas

La Casa del Pan Papalotl

This attractive and relaxed restaurant-bakery is the place in San Cristóbal for vegetarian, vegan and bio dishes and there's an emphasizes on using local ingredients. It offers great breakfasts, light lunches includ…
Mexican in San Cristóbal de las Casas

TierrAdentro

A popular gathering center for political progressives and coffee-swigging, laptop-toting locals (not that they’re mutually exclusive), this large indoor-courtyard restaurant, cafe and pizzeria is a comfortable place…
Thai in San Cristóbal de las Casas

Comida Thai

For a little extra spice pop by this very simple Thai place. The family who runs it make just three or four different dishes a day, but they're all made with extreme care (as the sign says, this is 'Very, very slow …
Italian in San Cristóbal de las Casas

Il Piccolo

Run by an Italian father-and-son team, Piccolo's has a a wood-fired pizza oven and kids' trampoline in a huge back garden with dynamite views. The menu features steaks and pizzas, but most people come for the delect…