Time to go outside the resorts and have some fun by doing shopping, having the best coffee or buy  real Mexican products made from cacao beans grown in subtropical Mexican climate. BEST COFFEE SHOPS ARE ON PLAZA DE LA ISLA, close to many resorts in Hotel Zone. Place # 1 – AH CACAO   

Time to go outside the resorts and have some fun by doing shopping, getting the best coffee or buying real Mexican products made from cacao beans grown in subtropical Mexican climate.

BEST COFFEE SHOPS, TEA AND ICE CREAM

Located on PLAZA LA ISLA, close to many resorts in Hotel Zone.

Place # 1 – AH CACAO 

Mexican brand delivers cacao and coffee beans directly from plantations. The company is a supporter of wildlife conservation and takes seriously social responsibility to protect environment.

Café is located near aquarium on Plaza la Isla. Air-conditioned inside with just two bar tables with a couple of chairs. But it is Cancun! It has outdoor sitting area with wifi.  Once you ordered, your drinks will be brought to you shortly by staff.

Ah Cacao Coffee

Rich, full of flavor, whether to have it straight or as a base for your favorite latte-cappuccino-mocaccino.

Chocolate is made not far from Cancun in solar powered workshop.  
Recommended – for those who like strong aroma and gusto try real Mexican hot chocolate. Thick in texture, hot chocolate restores energy and elevates your mood. It is not a secret anymore that dark chocolate contains  minerals and antioxidants that definitely good for your body and spirit while vacationing.
Ah Cacao cacao products – unsweetened energy bars, dark and milk chocolate, chocolate treats, artisanal ice cream (NO SORBET). Coffee shop has also croissants, cakes and danishes.
Great place to buy real Mexican souvenirs, environmentally friendly and tasty.  Other than chocolate and coffee, Ah Cacao offers a line of personal care products based on cacao – shampoo, soap, body lotion, chocolate body wrap and others.
Plaza WC is near Ah Cacao.

Place # 2- BERTONI GELATO CAFE

 Bertoni coffee shop, Cancun

 

Excellent coffee spot, failry new, with wifi.
It has an open entrance with gelato station. Beautifully decorated with nice sitting area.
If you come to Cancun on rainy days and going to plaza for shopping, this place can be on your list. Through a wide open entrance, rainy moment will bring nice sea breeze.
Italian premium coffee brand Illy, sandwiches, panini, fruits and juices – all products are fresh and of a good quality.
Great choice for breakfast, lunch or snack if you stay in Non All Inclusive Resorts.
It has own WC.

 

 Place # 3 – STARBUCKS

 

Located on the same plaza, Starbucks is always a good place to be and have so familiar taste of coffee or a shake.
Outdoor tables are available for those who like to have a seat, chat and enjoy vacation  and Cancun weather, especially in winter time! For those who stay in non all inclusive resorts, Starbucks will be a good place to have a snack or get some breakfast. Air-conditioned inside, it gives you an immediate cool down relief on a hot day.

Place # 4 TEAVANA

 

For tea lovers – a cup of tea of your choice in this store / tea place will make your day.
Located among Luxury stores Salvatore Ferragamo, Louis Vuitton and duty free mall Liverpool and La Boutique Palacio, this stylish tea boutique offers outdoor patio in the less crowded area on the plaza.

Place # 5  Häagen-Dazs

Famous ice cream, sundaes, sorbet shop offers a variety of products that everyone needs on hot sunny days.
If you are taking your kids to movie theatre, that is located on the same plaza in Hotel Zone, Häagen-Dazs is surely place to stop by.