Villa La Estancia: Dining Choices That Impress

The luxurious Villa La Estancia offers, beachfront residences located in one of the most beautiful areas in coastal Mexico. With oceanfront properties in both Nuevo Vallarta in Riviera Nayarit and Cabo San Lucas, owning a second home at Villa La Estancia could be your dream home come true. From our spacious and elegant suites, to the world class amenities and services, you truly will have everything you need and more, all located on the property grounds. Don’t forget about the delicious dining options right at your doorstep, too. Continue to read below to learn about the three fabulous choices you have without ever having to leave the property.

La Casona

La Casona is an upscale Mexican eclectic steakhouse that is perfect for a fun family dinner or a romantic evening with your loved one. La Casona offers an extensive selection of steak specials and Prime Cuts including high quality Kobe beef and a hearty New York Strip. La Casona serves an exquisite breakfast and its eggs benedict is to die for. In addition to our tasty cuisine, every table comes with amazing views of the well manicured landscaping, elegant water features including fountains. The real show stopper is the the blue green Banderas Bay waters and the white sandy Nuevo Vallarta beaches in the distance. Open for breakfast from 7:00 am to 1:00pm, dinner is served from 5:00pm to 10:30 pm.

La Parrilla Restaurant

Do you prefer a more casual dining experience? La Parrilla Restaurant allows the chance to enjoy your meal poolside so you can swim or work on your tan while you work up an appetite. La Parrilla menu includes a choice of burgers, sandwiches, wraps, Mexican ceviches and seafood specialties that are sure to please. Open from 12:00pm to 5:00pm, La Parrilla is perfect for a mid day meal or poolside snack as you enjoy the sunny Riviera Nayarit weather and cool ocean breezes.

Palmita Market & Deli

The Palmita Market & Deli is found next to the lobby entrance of Villa del Palmar which is a sister property situated directly next door to Villa La Estancia. A convenient option for a meal on the go or a quick snack, the Palmita Deli & Market menu includes a wide variety of sandwiches, salads, wraps, muffins and snacks. In the mood for a tasty coffee to start your day right? The Palmita Market & Deli is an ideal spot to enjoy your morning coffee. Favorite choices include the mocha cappuccino and the house speciality: mint vanilla cappuccino. Palmita Market & Deli is open daily from 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

As you can see, there truly is something to suit everyone’s taste buds at Villa La Estancia. Now the only question is, what are you in the mood for?

Dining in Cabo

Los Cabos is, and has been for a while, one of the hottest vacation destinations in Mexico; this is one of the best places to enjoy outdoor activities, and it has a really lively cultural scene. Of the many wonderful things about Los Cabos, the culinary options are a highlight in their own right! There are a seemingly endless number of restaurants for all budgets as well as places where you can enjoy cooking classes. Here are some great options to dining in Cabo.

Sunset da Mona Lisa

Atmosphere, atmosphere, atmosphere; Sunset da Mona Lisa in Los Cabos just oozes charm, romance, and ambience. Upon arrival you will no doubt notice the view of the Land’s End arches; this alone is worth a visit! Of course the food, too, is phenomenal; pasta dishes, fresh local seafood, and pizza star on this menu and make it the perfect place for a casual meal or a sunset drink.


This popular establishment has giving birth to a new cuisine; the mingling of traditional Mexican and Japanese flavors is an unusual one, but the result is stunning. The tempura oysters, Bluefin Tuna sashimi, or beef fillet serranito, for example, will make your tastebuds tingle with pleasure when you are dining in Cabo.

El Farallón

This Los Cabos restaurant overlooks the Pacific Ocean, and sits on a stunning Cliffside where it offers diners the chance to select their meal, market style, from a variety of fresh caught fish and seafood. The fare is then grilled to perfection for exquisite tenderness and taste. A great choice for dining in Cabo.

Flora’s Field Kitchen

Flora’s Field Kitchen is located in the middle of an organic farm, from which it gets its name, and serves fresh food direct from the source. Anyone who visits is sure to be enchanted by the ambience as much as the delicious menu which features a huge variety of dishes ranging from vegetarian fare to humanely raised meats, from gourmet pizzas to homemade pastas.

Manta at The Cape

Enrique Olvera is a celebrated chef and restaurateur, and his food can be sampled both in Pujol in Mexico City and in Manta here in Los Cabos. This fine dining venue gives great views of the rock formations at Land’s End, which provides the best backdrop for a romantic evening meal. The menu here rotates, but focuses on locally caught seafood and “Pacific Rim” flavors. There are also taster menus for the adventurous.

Edith’s Restaurante

Edith Jiménez, owner of this eponymous eatery in Los Cabos, drew on the tastes and ingredients of her home state, Guerrero, to create the menu here. The flavors of her home state are effortlessly combined with Baja tastes, and the results are phenomenal; some truly delectable Mexican dishes can be found here, and enjoyed on an alluring patio.

Please add your own personal favorites for dining in Cabo to this short list of restaurants.

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