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This directory has a complete listing of restaurants in San Jose del Cabo with addresses, descriptions, phone numbers and links to available sample menus and other sites. Our San Jose del Cabo restaurant guide lists dining options from local favorites to delicious buffet style Mexican food to fresh seafood dishes to the finest International cuisine.

The following keys are used in this guide:
MEALS SERVED: (B ) – Breakfast (L) – Lunch (D ) – Dinner (S) – Snacks
( AX ) – American Express; (CB) – Carte Blanche; (DC) – Diner’s Club; ( MC) – MasterCard; (VS) – VISA; ($) – Cash only.

Andalé Bistro
International cuisine with Italian and Mediterranean flavors. Ave. Morelos s/n between Zaragoza & Alvaro Obregon, Col. Centro. Phone:142-4114. Daily, 11am–3pm and 5pm–10pm; L, D—MC, VS

Baan Thai Pan Asian Restaurant & Bar -
Delicious Pacific Rim cuisine. Fresh exotic flavors to satisfy your every taste. Featuring an eclectic menu of dishes from Indonesia, Thailand, Laos, and China, using all fresh ingredients and herbs. The wine list features a good range of domestic and imported wines. Morelos between Obregón & Comonfort. Phone:142-3344. Open Mon–Sat, 12pm–10:30pm, closed Sun; L, D, S—MC, VS

Baja Natural
Healthy fast food, juice bar, smoothies and Mexican breakfasts. Carret. Transp. & Manuel Doblado in front of Castro Market. Ph:142-3105. Open Mon–Sat, 7am–8pm; B, L, D, S—$

Benny’s Lobster House
Restaurant Bar, Extensive seafood menu and steaks. Carret. Transp. s/n Km. 30.1, Next to Villa Valentina. Ph: 142-1130. Mon–Sat, 3pm–11pm; L, D, S—mc, vs

Buzzard’s Bar & Grill
Good food, great view, you can even stay a few days at our bed and breakfast “La Fonda del Mar”. Sunday Brunch from 9am–2:30pm. Follow the Puerta Los Cabos sings from dowtown to Laguna Hills & El Encanto. (15 min) east of La Playita. Open Mon– Sat, 8am–8:30pm; Sun, 9am–2:30pm; B, L, D, S—$

Correcaminos Café
Baked goods, coffee bar, sandwiches and desserts. Two locations: (1) Plaza La Mision and (2) Blvd. Mijares & El Zalate, Km. 29. 5. Ph:142-3510. Open Mon–Sat 7am–9pm, Sun 7am–1pm; B, L, S—$

Da Antonio Ristorante -
Italian Restaurant – Fine dining next to the estuary. Our Chef from Palermo Italy, presents a fine selection of Italian specialties prepared with original ingredients, which gives our menu the traditional Italian taste. Located at the front of the Presidente Inter-Continental Resort, Blvd. Mijares, San Jose del Cabo. Phone:142-1001, 142-0211, Ext. 8235. Open daily, 6pm–11 pm; D—AX, MC, VS

Damiana Restaurant Bar & Patio
Housed in an 18th-century hacienda with a romantic patio surrounded by bougainvillaea. Char-broiled lobster, Imperial shrimp steak, seafood and Mexican dishes. Menu featured in Bon Apetit Magazine. Blvd. Mijares 8 on town plaza. Phone: 142-0499. Open daily, 10:30am– 10:30pm; L, D, S—AX, MC, VS

Die Trying Cafe: Delicious hamburgers and great beverages. Blvd. Mijares. Phone:142-5657. Open daily 8am–8pm L, D, S—mc, vs

Domino’s Pizza: 30-minute delivery within San José del Cabo. Tuesdays 2 x 1. Coral Baja, Km. 29. 5, Carretera Transpeninsular #1. Ph:142-4033. Open daily, 10am–10pm; L, D, S—$

El Chilar Restaurant
Mexican cuisine at it’s best. A candlelit, rustic ambience welcomes and soothes, creating a pleasant dining and conversation space. Full bar, selection of 80 wines, reasonable prices, excellent service and air conditioning. We also do catering! B. Juarez and Morelos near Telmex. Phone: 142-2544, 146-9798. Mon–Sat, 3pm–10pm; D, —$

El Patio de San José Restaurant
International cuisine with Mexican Flair—a marriage of traditional Mexican ingredients combined with contemporary twists and flavors. El Patio is situated in a restful and enjoyable courtyard in the heart of San José, with seating for 100 guests, under aromatic fruit trees. During the day, umbrellas provide shade from the tropical sun. Boulevard Mijares 1357, inside the courtyard of Plaza la Casa de Don Rodrigo. Ph:142-5508. Daily, 11:30am–10pm; L, D, S—AX, VS

Savory San Francisco-style “cocina del mundo” and martini bar with indoor and outdoor patio dining. Catering and private chef services. Air-conditioned. A. Obregón #19. Ph:142-2226. Open Tue–Sat, 2pm–10:00pm; L, D, S—MC, VS

French Riviera Restaurant & Bakery
Quiche, croissants, baguettes, salads, quesadillas and tacos. Freshly baked bread and pastries, ice cream and creperie. Jacques Chretien, Executive Chef and Owner. Plaza Colli, local 10, M. Doblado & Hidalgo. Ph:142-3350 & 142-3351; Fax: 142-3361. Daily, 8am–6pm; B, L, D, S—MC, VS

Jazmin’s Restaurant
Traditional Mexican food, seafood and vegetarian dishes with full bar and fair prices in a familiar atmosphere. Calle Morelos between Zaragoza & A. Obregón, San Jose del Cabo. Ph:142-1760. Daily, 7am–11pm; B, L, D—AX, MC, VS

La CenadurÍa del Poncho : Authentic Mexican home style food with a beautiful view of downtown from the terrace. Romantic palapa patio. Zaragoza #10. Phone:113-0124, 145-5470, Fax: 142-3489. Daily, 8:30am–11pm; B, L, D—$

La Dolce Italian Restaurant
Great Atmosphere, Wood Burning Oven, Northern Italian Cuisine, Great Selection of Italian Wines. La Dolce Italian Restaurnat is renowned for their daily fresh pastas and our traditional Italian pizza. Downton on Hidalgo between Zaragoza & Obregon. Phone:142-6621, 142-6622, E-mail: sladolce@1cabonet. com. mx – Open daily, 2pm–11pm; L, D—MC, VS

La Panga Antigua Restaurant and Bar
Fine seafood restaurant also featuring international cuisine. The menu is based on daily choices of the freshest seafood available. Enjoy air conditioned indoor dining or relax outside on the terrace. Zaragoza Street #20, Downtown San José del Cabo, beside the main Church. Reservations recommended. Phone:142-4041; Fax: 142-3846, E-mail: seafood@ lapanga. com. Open daily, 2pm–10pm; L, D—AX, MC, VS

La Picazón
Tortilla gourmet dining, featuring Mexican-Pacific seafood specialties in a tropical & friendly atmosphere. V. Gonzalez near the bus station. Cell Ph.: 044 624 119-1859. Mon-Sat, 12pm–10pm, l, d—$

Las Velas
Seafood restaurant also featuring international cuisine and an exuberant combination of dishes. Air conditioned. Indoor and Outdoor Terrace. Plaza los Soles, local-84, Paseo Playa las Palmas; Cell: 044-624-141-8446. Open Tue–Sat, 12pm–12am; L, D—MC, VS

Local Eight Restaurant
Innovative international specialties and fine wines, featuring a unique gallery of local artisans works. Reservations are suggested. Blvd. Mijares at Plaza Mision. Ph:142-6655. Open Mon–Sat, 11am–11pm; B, L, D, S—AX, MC, VS

Mercado del Mar Seafood
Fresh seafood specialties. Blvd. Mauricio Castro 1110 just off Carret. Transp. #1. Ph:142-3266. Sun–Mon, 12pm–10pm; L, D, S—AX, MC, VS

Mi Cocina at Casa Natalia Hotel
A great dining choice–from setting to service that is sure to be unforgettable. The courtyard, with palms and exposed brick walls accommodates al fresco dining. The food prepared by chef and owner Loïs Tenoux is creative and consistently superb. The palapa bar offers wines, tequilas, margaritas and martinis. Blvd. Mijares 4 near A. Obregón, San Jose del Cabo. Ph:142-5100, 142-5110. Daily, 6:00pm–10pm; D—AX, MC, VS

Morgan’s Encore Restaurant
The creation of Peter McGeown and Morgan MacLeod. Morgan’s Encore features International Cuisine and Mexican dishes set is a hacienda atmosphere with open patios a winding staircase and brick fireplaces.Morelos and Obregon (in the historic district), San Jose del Cabo, Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, Mexico. Phone: (624) 143-3825; Open daily, 6pm–12pm; Dinner to 10pm.

Morgan’s Restaurant & Cellar
A hint of Tuscany, a whisper of Provence. The soul of the Mediterranean in the heart of San José del Cabo, where tantalizing taste in food meets a visual experience in design excellence. Join us for an experience to be remembered. Manuel Doblado & Hidalgo. Phone:142-3825. Open daily, 6pm–12pm; Dinner to 10pm; D, S—AX, MC, VS

Los Murales Restaurant
Fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere. Fish, shrimp, lobster, quail, chicken and steak. Inside La Jolla de Los Cabos Resort, Km. 29. 5, Transp. Hwy #1. Ph:142-3000, ext. 107. Daily, 8am–11pm; B, L, D, S—MC, VS

Posada Terranova Restaurant & Bar -
Excellent seafood and Mexican cuisine in a romantic terrace setting. This family owned Posada serves good homestyle food at reasonable prices. Lovely desserts and a full bar. Degollado between M. Doblado & I. Zaragoza. Ph:142-0534; Open daily, 7am–10pm; B, L, D—AX, MC, VS

Romanza Restaurant at The Grand Baja Resort
If you are in the mood for a great Italian experience we have set aside the Romanza Restaurant just for you. The Romanza Restaurant features pizzas, antipastos and sauces made like mama would make, using all the freshest ingredients and locally grown herbs. You will think the cuisine was hand delivered from Tuscany. Paseo Malecon, Lote #5, Fonatur, San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur, CP 23410, México. For Information and Reservations – Telephone: (624) 142-4393. Lunch is served from noon – 5:00pm and dinner is served from 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm.

Rusty Putter Bar & Grill
Fine dining & cocktails, steak, seafood, pastas, burgers, omelettes, salads sandwiches, fabulous ocean view and relaxing atmosphere under a beautiful palapa. Satellite TV with all the sports. Paseo San José, Plaza Los Cabos, Zona Hotelera. Phone: (624) 142-4546. E-mail:tioc@hotmail. com, 8am–1am; B, L, D, S— MC, VS/p>

Sardina Cantina
Air conditioned restaurant and sports bar. Indoor and Outdoor dining. Great breakfasts, sandwiches, steaks, seafood, chicken and traditional Mexican food. Above Coral Baja, next to Trader Dicks, Carret. Transp. Km. 29. Ph:146-9531. Daily, 7:30am–11:30pm; B, L, D, S—MC, VS

7 Seas Restaurant & Bar
offers a variety of seafood dishes and Mexican cuisine served by our capable chefs. Cabo Surf Hotel, San Jose del Cabo, B.C.S. Playa Acapulquito, Km. 28 Telephone: 011 52 624 142 2666 Tel/Fax: 011 52 624 142 2676 For reservations, from the U.S. call direct at: (858) 964-5117 or 964-5146

Shooters Sports Bar
Upstairs at the Tulip Tree Restaurant. We’ve got your game! Cheap drinks, good eats and pool table. Join us at the roof top. Manuel Doblado & Blvd Mijares. Ph:146-9900. Open Mon–Fri, 12pm–12am, Sat–Sun 12pm–2am; L, D, S—MC, VS

Subway Sandwiches
Sandwiches, salads & delivery service. Coral Baja, Km. 29, Carret. Transp #1. Ph:142-1677. Daily, 8am–10pm; L, D, S—$

Super Pollo
Sinaloan-style charbroiled chicken. We deliver. Four locations: (1) Carret. Transp. #1, Col Chulavista; Ph: 142-1888, 142-3338; Open 9am–9pm. (2) Carret. Transp. Col. El Vado de Santa Rosa; Ph: 142-6888; Open 7am–6pm. (3) Carret. Transp., Col. Zacatal; Ph: 145-0618; Open 9am–9pm. (4) Alta Tensión, Zacatal; Ph: 142-1238. Open 10am–6pm; B, L, D, S—$

Tamarindo Restaurant at Grand Baja Resort and Spa
The tradition of sharing everything in Mexico continues at the Tamarindo Restaurant. This is a revolutionary concept where you can try “a little bit of everything”; from our “antojitos”, to everything local on our lunch and dinner menu that are cooked just like grandma would make. Paseo Malecon, Lote #5, Fonatur, San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur, CP 23410, México. For Information and Reservations – Telephone: (624) 142-4393. Lunch is served from noon – 5:00pm and dinner is served from 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm.

Tequila Restaurant
Beautiful garden dining with Asian and Mediterranean highlights. Full bar, seafood and house specialties. Wine & Tequila list. Manuel Doblado No. 1011. Phone:142-1155, Fax: 142-3753. Daily, 6pm–11pm; D—ax

The Tulip Tree Restaurant
El Tulipán
The Tulip Tree – El Tulipan: Charming Mexican patio, with a relaxing atmosphere. Try the blackened tuna with fresh pineapple & papaya salsa and one of the best caesar salads you’ll ever taste.Full bar, good selection of wines and happy hour from 3 to 6 pm; Blvd. Mijares & Manuel Doblado, San Jose del Cabo. Phone: (624) 146-9900. Open daily, 11am–10pm; L, D, S—MC, VS

Tropicana Inn Restaurant, Bar & Grill
Mexican dishes and seafood specialties. Relax in air conditioned comfort with tropical and Mexican music. Good prices and friendly service. Blvd. Mijares #30. Ph:142-1580,142-9070; Open daily, 8am–11pm; B, L, D, S—AX

Voila - Mexican and International cuisine, Catering and Event Design in San Jose del Cabo. Phone and Fax: (624) 130-7569 cell. 044 (624) 145-2766 In San Diego California call 858 455 7229. Villa Valentina km 31.5 Carretera Transpeninsular Zona Hotelera Fonatur, San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur, Mexico.

Zipper’s Bar & Grill
Beachfront dining on Playa Costa Azul. Mesquite grilled steaks, ribs, seafood, sandwiches, burgers, sports bar & live music on weekends. Km. 28. 5, Carret. Transp. #1 at Playa Costa Azul. Open daily, 11am–11pm; Fri & Sat until we close. L, D, S—$

When dining in México it is customary to ask for the check when
one wishes to leave; it is not brought to the table unless requested.