Restaurants

Top Choice International in Cuernavaca

Restaurante Hacienda de Cortés

Situated within Hotel Hacienda de Cortés, a 15-minute drive south east of central Cuernavaca, this elegant but unpretentious hotel restaurant serves an excellent selection of salads and delicious international dishe…
Top Choice Mexican in Tepoztlán

El Ciruelo

Set in a courtyard with impressive views of the cliffs and pyramid, this long-standing favorite serves an upscale menu of dishes from pechuga con plátano macho (chicken with plantain in mole) and salmón chileno a la…
Top Choice Mexican in Tepoztlán

La Sibarita

High on a hill above town, the restaurant at Posada del Tepozteco has gorgeous views of the valley below. With surreal cliffs and a pyramid overhead, the restaurant’s setting is striking. The menu features dishes su…
Top Choice Mexican in Cuernavaca

La India Bonita

Set in a lush courtyard, Cuernavaca’s oldest restaurant also has some of its best traditional Mexican food – from brocheta al mezcal (skewered meats marinated in mezcal) to chile en nogada (poblano pepper in walnut …
Top Choice Mexican in Cuernavaca

La Maga Café

The colorful buffet at La Maga features multitudes of glazed pots filled with salads, pastas, fruit, vegetables, and daily specials such as glistening pollo en adobo (chicken marinated in chili and herbs) and tortas…
Top Choice Mexican in Taxco

El Sotavento

It's easy to be wooed by the cobblestone arches in the warm lighting of Sotavento's leafy, tranquil courtyard. Classic Mexican dishes such as enchiladas and chicken mole are some of the best in town and there are co…
Top Choice French in Cuernavaca

L’arrosoir d’Arthur

As much a hangout and nightspot as a restaurant, this French-owned place in a loft space downtown has excellent, affordable French dishes (crepes, cassolette, chicken in mustard sauce), plus good cocktails and wines…
Mexican in Cuautla

Así Es Mi Tierra

Housed in a bright, airy kiosk resembling an ample circus tent, Tierra makes a grand show of steaks, grills and Mexican dishes such as chiles en nogada (green chilies stuffed with picadillo, covered with a creamy wa…
Mexican in Cuernavaca

Casa Hidalgo

Directly opposite the Palacio de Cortés, with a great terrace and upstairs balcony, this popular restaurant attracts a well-heeled crowd of local socialites. The menu is eclectic – try cold mango-agave soup with jic…
French in Cuernavaca

Restaurant Las Mañanitas

The restaurant and bar of Cuernavaca’s most famous hotel, Las Mañanitas, is a luxurious splurge that's open to all. The expansive menu has a heavy French accent, with dishes such as entrecôte Bourguignon and sumptuo…