Top Choice Italian in Todos Santos

Café Santa Fe

The insalata Mediterranea (steamed seafood drizzled in lemon juice and oil) will make even seafood haters change their ways. The open-air kitchen, designed by the owner himself, allows you to see the food as it’s be…
Top Choice International in San Ignacio

Tootsie's Bar & Grill

Just not what you expect to find tucked away on a back street near the plaza. The Canadian owner-cum-chef is inventive and accomplished. Ask for her recommendations, which could be anything from pasta with homemade…
Top Choice International in La Paz

Las Tres Virgenes

An elegant oasis of a restaurant where you can dine in an atmospheric courtyard surrounded by leafy trees and statues. The menu includes both traditional and innovative dishes like seafood risotto, roasted bone mar…
Top Choice Mexican in Loreto


Colorful tablecloths, plastic furniture, a palapa (thatch made from dried palm leaves) roof; this place has a no-frills setting but serves superb food. Try the coconut shrimp with mango salsa for a real tastebud tre…
Top Choice Mexican in San José del Cabo

Mi Cocina

Set inside the Casa Natalia hotel, Mi Cocina is as classy as dining in San José gets. The decor is artistic, the mains sublime, and desserts (such as vanilla flan or basil ice cream) are creative culinary masterpiec…
Top Choice Mexican in La Paz

Maria California

Great for breakfast with live music and a fabulous atmosphere throughout the cozy cluttered dining rooms and terraces. Local artwork, photos and brilliant colored paintwork adorn the walls.
Top Choice Mexican in Los Barriles

El Viejo

Join the locals under the giant palapa and order shrimp tacos or any seafood dish (in particular); this is one of the best budget dining spots in Baja.
Seafood in Todos Santos

Tequila's Sunrise

If you can handle the Eagles barrage (you're almost guaranteed to hear Hotel California at least twice while you're here), pop into the restaurant that claims to be the original restaurant that was in Hotel Califor…
Mexican in Cabo San Lucas

Mi Casa

This place has real wow factor. The courtyard-style interior has rooms on several levels and feels like something out of a 1950s Mexican musical – plants, statues, folksy murals, wicker lights, painted furniture, D…
Mexican in Loreto

Tacos del Rey

Way and beyond the best tacos in town are sold at this simple taco kiosk-cum-restaurant, which is clinical in its cleanliness (there is a tap plus sign reminding patrons to wash their hands before they eat). The car…