An all-time island favorite amongst locals and visitors alike, Ruben’s restaurant is a must-try while you’re on Isla Mujeres, with delicious and affordable Mexican food, in an intimate and cozy environment! Take a seat on their second-floor terrace, or downstairs inside their restaurant, and enjoy good service, inexpensive food and drinks, and sometimes live music. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the menu includes some favorite Mexican and Tex-Mex options, as well as seafood, pasta, tacos, and much more. Located opposite the market and the island's post office, in Isla Mujeres' busy downtown area.
Ruben’s restaurant was created by Ruben Chavez Martinez, a well-known member of the community here on Isla Mujeres, because of his big heart, always there for the children of Isla Mujeres, and the adults also in need. Ruben Chavez Martinez passed away in September 2020 after hospitalization due to Covid-19 with underlying health issues. He is missed! Visit Ruben’s restaurant on Isla Mujeres and find out how you can help contribute to his charitable work that is being continued in his honor.
Not sure what to choose off their menu? Why not get their sampler? Different items off their menu are on one plate for you to try.