Top Restaurants in Cabo San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas is mainly known for the stunning beaches it offers to locals and tourists. However, did you also know it is home to various restaurants that offer one of the delicious cuisines in the world? If you are on a vacation in Cabo San Lucas, here are the five restaurants that you might want to check out.


Tacos and gourmets are a staple at La Lupita. In fact, it is known as the taco mecca of Cabo San Lucas.  La Lupita’s tacos aren’t out of ordinary. The restaurant doesn’t use rare ingredients but they have the most mouth-watering taco in town which is why the restaurant’s crowd can be overwhelming. You need make early reservations if you plan to dine here.  On the other hand, Mezcal is a delicious food to pair with your taco. It is made from chapulines or grasshoppers and a little chilli so expect it to be quite hot.


The cuisines in Cabo San Lucas are highly influenced from three different cultures: Mexican, Peruvian, and Japanese. So if you want to catch a taste of this delicious fusion, you can head to Pitahayas, a signature restaurant at Sheraton’s colonial-style Hacienda del Mar. Here, you can satisfy yourself with the most delicious and elegant seaside dining options ranging from Baja Med to Pan-Pacific influence.


Los Tres Gallos, also known as Thre Three Roosters is a popular dining option downtown.  All of its entrée options are delicious but the mole dishes are superb. The setting is very elegant and is quite suitable for dating couples. The best thing is that it is very affordable. You can buy American style steaks for just $25.    


Are you craving for sushi?  Then head to Nick-San, which is a popular sushi restaurant in Cabo San Lucas. Locals have always known Chef Angel Carbajal and Masayuki Nikura for their delicious and innovative fusion of native Mexican and Japanese cuisines.  Some of the best dining options are the tempura oysters curry yaki, lobsters sautéed in delicious mustard sauce or marinated in sake and sweet chilli sauces, and many other savouring cuisines.

Mexican dishes have always been known for their uniqueness. Expect most cuisines to be sprinkled with chilli, hence they are hot but this is the main essence of Mexican cuisines. We hope these restaurant guides are useful for your vacation. Good luck!