Taqueria El Viejo

Calle 20 Noviembre 141, Spa Buenavista, 23330 Los Barriles, B.C.S. 7 Days per week 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Everyone we asked for restaurant suggestions told us to eat here. We were very disappointed. I think if we were fish eaters, we would feel differently. Do not order...

Chino’s Pizza

Address: carretera transpeninsulas. buena vista. b.c.s. 23580 (right off the main paved road on your right, past Tienda Popular when you are headed towards Cabo) Hands down the best pizza in Los Barriles! They were only open 5-9 while we were there. Closed on...

Los Tres Gallos

Álvaro Obregón S/N23400 San del Cabo Open for dinner from 5:00-10:00 p.m. Located in the Art District of San Jose del Cabo. We stumbled upon this quaint, open air restaurant after walking all over looking for an Indian restaurant that we discovered was no longer in...

Santiago Waterfall

We drove about 20 miles outside of San Jose del Cabo to a pueblo historica town called Santiago ( a gas station, a few small stores, and a hotel) up a long dirt road high in the mountains. Surrounded by vegetation. Drove at least 20 minutes on a sand road hoping we...

French Rivera

Calle Manuel Doblado S/N23400 7:00 a.m-8:00p.m. No outside seating. Bakery attached to the restaurant. Very friendly staff. It seemed like a popular place, and was the busiest restaurant we visited besides Flora’s. I ordered the Cabo Breakfast (substituted a...

California Ranch Market

The Shoppes at Palmila 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m Monday-Saturday, Sunday 8:00-4:00 If you must buy something imported from the U.S. and are willing to pay top dollar for it, then go here. They cater to the high-end crowd, and have a decent selection of healthy grocery items,...

Flora Farms

I was excited to visit Flora Farms after reading about reading about them online. We decided to make reservations for an early lunch (11:30 a.m.) to avoid the crowds. We arrived about 20 minutes early as suggested to walk around the grounds and peek inside the shops...

La Fogata

Calle 20 Noviembre, Los Barriles, B.C.S. 7 days/week 9:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m. We stumbled on this place on accident while trying to find another restaurant. I cannot recommend this restaurant to a friend. We had vegetarian fajitas-the tortillas were good, but the...
Del Sol Cafe (Hotel Playa del Sol)

Del Sol Cafe (Hotel Playa del Sol)

Daily 6:00 am- 9:00 pm Located at the Hotel Playa del Sol, this cafe has both indoor and outdoor seating. They offer an extensive menu with lower prices than many ($24 USD for our lunch) of the other beachside restaurants nearby. Our kids took kite boarding lessons at...

Pezgallo

Bv. Tiburon S/N 23407 Wednesday-Monday 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (Front of cafe….photo copied from foursquare.com) One of our favorite breakfast places in San Jose del Cabo, Pezgallo is located next to the marina boat yard, this small outdoor cafe is new to the area...

Los Barriles: From Fish Barrels to Baja Bliss

Los Barriles, which means “the barrels,” owes its unique name to a fascinating piece of history. During the 16th century, Spanish explorers arrived on these shores in search of gold and pearls. They discovered that the local waters were abundant with fish...
Las Guacamayas

Las Guacamayas

Address: Paseo de Los Marinos s/n, Mauricio Castro, 23401 San José del Cabo, B.C.S. Just go a few blocks off the main tourist trap roads to find authentic, reasonably priced Mexican food in a lovely open air restaurant. To start they bring you a huge platter with...

Cafe Calafia

Blvd. Alvaro Obregon S/N Col. Centro 23400 San José del Cabo Monday-Saturday 7:00 a.m-4:00 p.m. Two small outdoor tables. Very clean. We were in the mood for a cold, healthy drink. This small cafe provided exactly what we were looking for at half the price of the...
Cacti Cafe

Cacti Cafe

Located at the Tres Palapas pickleball court. Fun outdoor setting serving smoothies, smoothie bowls, coffee drinks, and a small food menu (sandwhiches, etc). We had a soy dirty chai and soy latte. Both were good-tons of foam on top which I like and my husband does...

Punta Espiritu

Mauricio Castro Local 8 C, Campo de Golf Fonatur, San José del Cabo, B.C.S. Monday-Saturday 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. You have to eat here! Hole in the wall bakery with a couple plastic tables outside. Right on the main road, but what it lacks in ambiance, it makes up for...

Vela Baja Adventure Sports

Hotel Playa del Sol Calle 20 de Noviembre y Valentin Ruiz Gonzalez, los barriles, 23330 Los Barriles, B.C.S Find them on the web at: velabaja.com Open daily 9:00 am-5:00 pm Located at Hotel Playa del Sol, Vela offers both gear rentals and lessons. They can set you up...
Cortez Animal Rescue

Cortez Animal Rescue

Visit: cortezrescue.org While in Los Barriles we wanted to do something to give back to the community. We are a family of animal lovers and we were really missing our beloved Culver. We saw that there were 90 dogs currently being housed at the local shelter. I sent a...

One night in San Francisco

My husband and I recently celebrated 20 YEARS OF MARRIAGE. Yes, we were babies when we eloped. I was 18 years old and he was 20. To celebrate, we decided to upgrade our wedding rings to something more mature than a solitaire from Fred Meyers purchased on credit. We...