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Looking for excellent romantic dinner in Cancun hotel zone, please help.

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fishcall Jan 9, 2012 06:21 AM

My wife and I will be in Cancun for her birthday end of the month. I am looking for somewhere with good food that is romantic and in Cancun hotel zone. We live in Charleston, SC so we know about good food in a romantic setting. Only in New York and New Orleans have I found food that compared. What are your recommendations for her birthday dinner?

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    ItalyFan RE: fishcall Jan 9, 2012 02:35 PM

    I think that both of the high-end restaurants at the Fiesta Americana Grend Coral Beach (La Joya - Mexican with a show or La Basilic - French) would fit your wishes.

    http://www.fiestamericanagrand.com/en...

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      fishcall RE: ItalyFan Jan 9, 2012 04:55 PM

      nothing with a show. I'm looking for fine dining.

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        bronwen RE: fishcall Jan 12, 2012 07:58 AM

        La Joya is extremely fine dining - a "show" in Mexico is usually just Mexican music and is lovely. El Mortero is good too..

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      fishcall RE: fishcall Jan 11, 2012 03:32 PM

      no ideas?

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        foodwhisperer RE: fishcall Jan 11, 2012 09:20 PM

        I recommend Harry's, its right near the hotels, wonderful outside romantic dining or inside is nice too. The food is excellent. I had my birthday there last year. Prime meat steak, and lobsters, and nice appetizers. It''s the best place in Cancun as far as upscale , romantic and good food

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