10 Great Places to Grab a Drink in The Riviera Maya
Are you exploring the Riviera Maya and craving a refreshing drink to beat the heat? Look no further! From beachside bars to cozy cantinas, we’ve rounded up the top 10 places to grab a drink in the Quinana Roo and Riviera Maya area.
It was almost impossible to narrow it down to just ten places (there are so many great choices for food and drink in Quintana Roo!) but we hope there’s a little something for everyone in the list, and that you find a spot to sit and admire the beautiful nature and culture of Mexico:
The Dirty Martini
This popular bar in Playa del Carmen offers stunning views of the Caribbean Sea and delicious martinis to match. With live music and a sophisticated atmosphere, The Dirty Martini is the perfect spot for a night out on the town.
This beachside bar in Puerto Morelos offers a laid-back atmosphere and unbeatable ocean views. Sip on a cold beer while watching the waves crash against the shore for a truly relaxing experience.
SM 1 Mz2, Rafael E. Melgar, Zona Hotelera Nte, 77580 Puerto Morelos, Q.R.
La Buena Vida bar is a hidden gem tucked away in the charming town of Akumal, Mexico. With its beautiful beachfront location and chill atmosphere, it’s the perfect spot to unwind and enjoy a drink with friends. Whether you’re looking for a casual afternoon drink or a night out, La Buena Vida is a must-visit spot in the Riviera Maya. Don’t forget to catch the stunning sunsets while sipping on your drink and enjoy the ocean breeze.
North Beach Road, North Lote 35, 77710 Akumal, Q.R., MX
Alux Restaurant & Lounge
Housed in a stunning natural cave, Alux Restaurant & Lounge offers a unique drinking experience. Sip on a cocktail while surrounded by natural rock formations and twinkling lights for an unforgettable night out.
Av Benito Juárez Mz 217 Lt2, Ejidal, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Q.R, MX
With locations in Tulum, Playa and Cancun, El Oasis is a laid-back spot to grab a cold beer and relax with friends. Their casual atmosphere and friendly staff make it a must-visit for anyone exploring the area.
Avenida Yaxchilán, SM 17 L 2, 77505, Cancún Q.R., MX
La Cueva del Chango
This jungle-themed restaurant and bar in Playa del Carmen offers a unique setting to enjoy a drink. Sip on a margarita while surrounded by lush greenery and whimsical decor for a truly magical experience.
Calle 38 Nte. Mz. 4-Lote 3, Zazil-ha, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Q.R., Mx
Carlos n’ Charlie’s Beach Club
Forum By The Sea, Blvd. Kukulcan Km. 8.5 Local 10 y 10 C, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico
Club de la Cervesa
So there you have it, the top 10 places to grab a drink in the Riviera Maya and Quinana Roo area including some choices in Tulum, Playa Del Carmen, Cancun and Akumal. Cheers to a great trip, or a forever stay in Mexico.