Best Seafood Restaurants in Cancun

Visiting the city of Cancun? It is no lie that the city offers us diverse gastronomic delights and of course, one of them is the true taste of seafood. So if you are looking for the best places to eat seafood, don’t worry and keep reading because we will tell you right now.

Best Seafood Restaurants in Cancun

Best Seafood Restaurants in Cancun

Seafood is something you can’t miss in Cancun and of course, if you feel like eating like a king and in the best places, then check out our top list.

But first, don’t forget that many of these places are exclusive and one of the best ways to get to them is through our private transfer service. So don’t forget to book.

Lorenzillo’s Cancún

Open since 1979, Lorenzillo’s is one of the oldest Mexican restaurants in Cancun; since then, it has been a favorite of tourists and the local community thanks to its huge outdoor terrace, delicious dishes and impeccable service.

Known mainly for being a seafood restaurant, Lorenzillo’s menu includes crispy and creamy lobster croquettes, tuna tostadas with avocado, spicy habanero chili and soy sesame, which is a favorite of many of the diners who visit the restaurant.

They have a lobster farm in their facilities, from where customers can order the specimen they like; in addition, you can enjoy different types of seafood, salads, meats, pastas, poultry and more. Undoubtedly, it is a magical and impressive place.


Lorenzillo’s Cancún


Es uno de los restaurantes típicos mexicanos en Cancún, su propósito es elogiar lo mejor de México a través de una cuidadosa selección de ingredientes. El chef se encarga transformar los sabores, texturas y aromas más tradicionales, en los platillos más exquisitos.

Sus recetas son una maravillosa fusión de la cocina mexicana contemporánea, complementada con el toque del chef; el cual le agrega el sabor que caracteriza cada uno de los platillos que sirven. Cuentan con un extenso y variado menú, con diferentes tipos de comida y postres mexicanos; además, tienen una sección especial para los niños.
Porfirio ‘s es el lugar adecuado para organizar eventos privados, cuenta con capacidad para recibir más de 200 personas; además, es uno de los pocos restaurantes en Cancún donde se puede vivir una maravillosa experiencia; llena de música, muchos colores y sabores tradicionales de México.

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El Fish Fritanga

It is one of the Mexican restaurants in Cancun in the Hotel Zone, where customers can have a true experience of local cuisine and enjoy their meal among the palm trees, while their feet cool off in the sand and enjoy an unforgettable moment accompanied by a magical sunset.

Among its most outstanding services are home delivery service, a children’s area, taqueria, Valet Parking, Wi-Fi in the establishment and the possibility of tasting your own catch.

They became popular because of their whiting, and since then they began to offer the most delicious dishes, which are prepared just when they are served. These dishes range from seafood tacos and tostadas, great cocktails and ceviches, to their typical Cancun gastronomy, such as dogfish bread, tikinxic and many other specialties.

El Fish Fritanga


It offers a wonderful experience of fine dining; a good atmosphere and excellent service. It has a totally unique architectural design, which potentiates the projection of the interior space with the exterior through wooden terraces; that flow over the water, and allow to see the nature and the beautiful sunsets.
It is well located within the best Mexican restaurants in Cancun within the Hotel Zone, because it is close to some hotels in Cancun; such as The Royal Caribean, JW Marriott Cancun, Paradisus Cancun and many others. It is located 30 minutes from downtown Cancun and one hour from Playa del Carmen.

They offer services such as parking with Valet Parking and a resident DJ; they have high chairs for children, vegan menu available to customers, group menus for celebrations, private terrace for events, special attention for anniversaries, option of tables on the dock for romantic dinners and more.

They are proud to present products of the highest quality, which they obtain from different parts of the world, such as smoked trout from Tasmania, organic Tomahawk steak from Australia or Japanese Wagyu known worldwide for its exceptional texture.

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Puerto Madero Cancún

Puerto Madero Cancun is one of the most exclusive Mexican restaurants in Cancun. Since its inauguration in 2004, it has an informal and elegant ambiance, which through soft music, invites customers to enjoy good food, the best service and the warm Caribbean atmosphere of Cancun.

Its menu consists of the most select imported meats, fish, seafood and lobsters; these are carefully prepared with high quality standards and cooked in its exclusive “charcoal grill”.

It is one of the best Mexican restaurants in Cancun, as it is a totally privileged place, where every evening you can admire from the covered terrace and outdoors the wonderful sunset at Puerto Madero.

Puerto Madero Cancún


This is a small list of places to eat and of course, there are still many more that we have not added. But you can be sure that these are the best places in Cancun where to eat and if you want to continue knowing a little more don’t forget to read our other posts like: How to get to Cozumel from Cancun Airport.