Yes! Your long awaited and well deserved tropical getaway to Tulum is finally here, and you are ready to leave your daily run around routine on pause while you soak up plenty of vitamin D in Riviera Maya. Tulum is one of the finest destinations thanks to its gorgeous sugar white beaches and laid-back lifestyle where the one priority is self-indulgence.
Tulum offers some of the most delicious and varied selection of gastronomic experiences of Quintana Roo. However, the vast majority are on the jungle side of the beach road or in Tulum pueblo. As colorful and dynamic as these venues are, travelers come to paradise with one mission in mind, and that is to be on the beach. So where do you go to enjoy the sun, beach, good food and of course, an excellent view?
LocoGringo has done all the hard work for you and found Tulum’s best beachfront clubs and restaurants where you’ll find a great beach, good vibes, and excellent grub. Make sure to bring a healthy appetite and open mind to fully appreciate your meal viewing the turquoise waters over sugar powder white sands sprinkled with topless women here and speedo wearing gentlemen there.
Ziggy’s at The Beach Tulum, has been a long time favorite among travelers for years. The service and staff are always on point offering low-key beachfront specialties and drinks. Be sure, to drop by Sunday when there’s a full-blown beachfront barbecue with great music and drinks galore. Ziggy’s is the perfect spot, and it’s open from 7 am to sunset!
MINA at Maria Del Mar Tulum, This is the perfect spot to stop by for exquisite seafood perfect espresso on the beach and a great Pizza too. Feel free, to bring the kids over the age of 12 as they are most certainly welcomed and can enjoy playing on the beach while you sip on your favorite cocktail under the shade at this beachfront restaurant which also happens to be part of Casa Banana group.
Hemingway’s, known as one of Tulum’s most romantic eco-resorts, is an Italian operated hotel where you’ll be wined and dined by descendants of Roman Gods. Hemingways is the place to come to for a good meal and drink in a quiet and relaxing setting. The restaurant has a great wrap around deck on the beach, perfect for happy hour. Seafood pasta is unquestionably a must and if you swing by early enough be sure to have their cafe de olla (traditional Mexican coffee sweetened with piloncillo). Children over 12 welcomed.
Hip Hotel Beach Club has one of the best beachfront restaurants complete with a colorful swing bar to hang and chill with your favorite drink among friends. Here you can enjoy the most delicious ceviche and cocktails while enjoying the mesmerizing views of the Caribbean Sea. Kids over the age of 12 are welcome.
La Eufemia, Hippie Chit (that’s what the sign says) Boutique Tacos is most certainly one of the best taco spots in the area with the exclusive perk of being beachfront! Even better is that kids of all ages are welcome here! Vegetarians will get quite a kick from the mushroom and garlic tacos as well as the veggie tacos. Carnivores, be sure to order the Poc-Chuc and Pastor tacos. This place has a shaded eating area as well as beach beds and lounge chairs. Here the whole family and even pets are welcomed.
Now that you have your destination ready and the best hangouts on your agenda, all you need is a swimsuit and sunscreen. Keep in mind that Tulum is one of those magical places where less is more to let the good vibes flow.
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