Discover three unique restaurants in San José del Cabo.
Dining in Los Cabos is about more than finding your next amazing meal. Here, you’ll discover cuisine that reflects the local environment, is inspired by art and tantalizes all of your senses.
Come to Yumana Kitchen for food that pays homage to the Indigenous Yumano people through cooking traditions and local ingredients. Dine in a tranquil courtyard just off the main plaza of San José del Cabo and be prepared for a culinary journey based around celebrations. Select from vegan and vegetarian options like fresh cauliflower prepared three ways, smoked tomato soup and banana empanada. Dishes from the land, sky and sea include lamb chops with huitlacoche risotto and wild tuna with local vegetables. Pair your meal with a cocktail made with as much attention to detail as your food. Here, you can also browse among handmade pottery and other local crafts that celebrate the essence of Baja California through art.
While strolling around the Art District of San José del Cabo, Lumbre restaurant is an exceptional stop along the way. The name refers to the energy that comes from fire, and an open kitchen reveals cooking techniques on a wood stove and in a brick oven. Working in tandem with local fishermen, ranchers and farmers, chefs create memorable dishes such as baked Oaxacan cheese, Asian-inspired seared fish and red curry roasted chicken.
Immerse yourself in the world of tequila at AGAVE Handcrafted Kitchen. Relax on a rooftop to enjoy farm-to-table cuisine or center yourself in the boutique tasting room to experience some of Mexico’s most beloved spirits. Founded by a master tequilero, AGAVE offers an array of high-end tequilas sourced from the agave plants grown only in a specific part of Jalisco. Taste your way through other made-in-Mexico spirits such as smoky mezcal, rum-like charanda made from sugarcane, and sotol which is distilled from a shrub that hails from the Chihuahua region and beyond.
Expand your understanding of what Mexican cuisine is all about as you discover more restaurants in San José del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas.