Peter's Restaurante

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Peter's Restaurant...where flavors & feeling meet...Peter really likes and wants to Cook and please his guests with a memorable lunch or dinner in a cozy setting with personal attention from himself, his wife Claudia and son Eder. Small, cozy restaurant where one feels at home while enjoying an excelent lunch or dinner. Interesting menu with a different flair in dishes and preparations, Good Wine list.
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Edmonton
2 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Charming place, good service, excellent food. So nice that chef Peter comes out to chat with you!!

a
1 review
Dined on August 24, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

It's been my third time at Peter's, and I hope not my last. Almost everything was perfect once again - just a little downside were the shrimps this time which had a taste of refrigerator. Apart from that, the rest of the food was amazing, as was the staff. Tot ziens!

KK
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on August 9, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

The food was amazing. We had the pasta with shrimp and the salmon with vegetables. Everything was delicious!!

RJ
Baltimore
40 reviews
Dined on August 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Simply the best. This is a gem of a restaurant! Outstanding food and service. This family makes you feel as if you are part of their family.

Peter's Restaurante
Responded on October 8, 2019

Thank you Robert ! hope to see you soon again !

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RJ
Baltimore
40 reviews
Dined on August 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Expertly made food. Great presentation. Loving family welcoming experience. Every vacation we eat here twice, it’s that good !

ED
1 review
Dined on August 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Peter’s is very small, but that is what makes it exceptional. Very welcoming staff, direct contact with Peter, the chef, and delicious food. Make reservations, and treat yourself to the best dining experience in Cancun.

Peter's Restaurante
Responded on October 8, 2019

Thank you Evelyn ! Come back soon !

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OT
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on August 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everything was excellent. Save room for the chocolate mousse!

Peter's Restaurante
Responded on October 8, 2019

Chocolate mousse ! yes , one of the guests favorites !! Thank you but don't be shy to share your name also with us !

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AB
San Diego
2 reviews
Dined on July 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Looked on TripAdvisor for this restaurant & it was the only restaurant without a bad review! The chef & his wife were hospitable, kind, and made us feel like family. The food was amazing & well worth grabbing a cab 30+km away. They even called a cab for us & the waiter flagged it down.

Peter's Restaurante
Responded on October 8, 2019

Yes we know it's a ride for some but that is another reason to do our best and make you leaving, wanting to come back ! Thank You !

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SC
1 review
Dined on June 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Lo mejor en Cancun!! Fuimos dos veces entre tres dias.

Peter's Restaurante
Responded on October 8, 2019

Muchas Gracias !! Un placer atenderlos !!

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R
Cancun
3 reviews
Dined on May 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excelente restaurante, ambiente agradable, atencion personalizada, comida deliciosa y el chef pendiente en todo momento, fue una velada memorable

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JG
New York Area
40 reviews
Dined on April 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Every dish was just fantastic. I started with the Pate served with a veal reduction and ginger sauce while my wife had the warm thinly sliced sea bass over salad. We both ate every morsel. Our entries were shrimp over homemade pasta and roasted duck breast with a cherry sauce (the special of the evening) over pasta. If no one were looking we would have licked our plates clean. We shared a slice of Key Lime pie. A perfect ending. Just a wonderful, wonderful dinner experience.

YG
1 review
Dined on April 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Simplemente delicioso. El mejor salmon que he probado.

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DH
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on April 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a wonderful experience! Food and wine we're both amazing!

Peter's Restaurante
Responded on October 8, 2019

Thank you Darren !

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ED
1 review
Dined on April 9, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 4

Incredible Fois Gras and European selections. Easy to get to from the hotel strip...quick bus ride and a block walk

DR
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on April 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Consistently excellent cuisine since we've been going there for 5 or 6 years. Peter's Chocolate mousse is a must!

MV
Cancun
3 reviews
Dined on April 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Es un lugar con mucho potencial solo elevar un punto más el servicio. El resto como siempre fabuloso.

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n
Chicago
11 reviews
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful from start to finish!!

OT
Cancun
15 reviews
Dined on March 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great meal and service always. Peter’s is our favourite in all of Cancun - never disappoints. You haven’t lived till you’ve tried habenero honey!

OT
Philadelphia
4 reviews
Dined on March 22, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The best meal we have had in Cancun. This was our second year, vacationing for a month. I wish we had fond this restaurant sooner. The wine list is substantial and the Passion Fruit margarita was delicious. Next came a fresh delicious salad that was big enough to share. We had the mushroom ravioli that melted in your mouth....Fantastic! My husband had the hogfish, which was done to perfection. Served on a bed of polenta, surrounded by perfectly cooked vegetables, the fish was delicious. I had the pork chop that was so delicious and large, it will be enjoyed for my lunch tomorrow. The desert was a hard choice, but my husband is partial to Key-lime pie, and we were not disappointed. The added bonus was a tequila infused sorbet that was to die for. Chef Peter came to our table and introduced himself, asking if we had any questions. He personally took our order that made the experience personal and more intimate. The food rivaled any meal we have enjoy in NY or PHILADELPHIA. Do not miss this jem. You’ll be glad you made the time to enjoy one of the best meals Cancun has to offer.

OT
New York Area
22 reviews
Dined on March 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As always, a fantastic meal and impeccable service. A truly great restaurant

BE
Chicago
20 reviews
Dined on March 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

What a fantastic meal, lovely owners, and great service. Menu items are unique, creative, and a delight to your taste buds. Peters is top notch. Don’t miss an opportunity to dine there!

AV
Minneapolis
4 reviews
Dined on March 16, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love this restaurant. We come to Cancun often, and enjoy the fine restaurants here. We have a gluten-free member of the family, and she discovered this restaurant last December. The staff was very understanding of her strict dietary needs, and was easily able to prepare an outstanding dinner for her. My husband and I returned again in March, and very much enjoyed the creativity and tastiness of our dinner, as well as the very warm and friendly waitstaff. We highly recommend this restaurant!

OT
Cancun
15 reviews
Dined on March 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Sent my nephew and his wife to Peters for a date night while I babysat their two babies. They were in love with the mushroom ravioli and really enjoyed beef brisket and smoked salmon dishes. Service was amazing and Eder helped me surprise them with my prepayment of their meal. Too bad for them they were too full to enjoy one of the many fabulous desserts. Thanks Peter, Claudia and Eder for making their evening one to remember

DS
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Peter's is a real treat for foodies and you can never go wrong here. Peter's provides exceptional food and service - the 2 things that really matter in a restaurant experience. I learned a while ago to book my reservations in advance so that when I get to Cancun I can enjoy the "magic" that happens at this restaurant. This time it was succulent lamb tenderloin and sublime chocolate mousse. They also have a very good wine list with excellent Mexican wines. Thank you to Peter, Claudia, & Eddy for always making dining with you such a memorable experience!

KH
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

We had a wonderful experience at Peter’s! The smoked salmon the service was accommodating; & the chef was very pleasant while visiting his customers. We’ll definitely come back!

CF
1 review
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent restaurant. Will eat there again. Restaurant is small so make reservations at least 2 weeks ahead or more.

OT
Cancun
15 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a phenomenal meal and service. The special fish from the Sea of Cortez was remarkable and Peters secret sauce was addictive. Party of 6 enjoyed brisket, ribs, lamb and hogfish. I love the Carajillo!!! Remains our favourite restaurant in all of Cancun. We will see you soon.

A
Philadelphia
24 reviews
Dined on February 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Peter’s is the best restaurant in Cancun. The food is always fresh and flavorful. Our favorites are the lemon grass soup, mushroom ravioli, hog fish, chicken breast stuffed with shrimp, and the ribs. We love everything we have ever tried there. Peter always comes around to each table to make sure everyone is happy with their meals. Of course we always are.

OT
Denver
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food at Peter’s is absolutely delicious. The service is excellent. We always look forward to visiting at least twice during our annual trip to Cancun.

BE
Toronto
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

One of the best restaurants I’ve ever been to. Hands down!!

OT
Cancun
15 reviews
Dined on January 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This is about our 5th or 6th visit to Peters and we keep trying a lot of our favourites along with new dishes. Everyone has simply lived their meals. Cocktails are lovely, service exemplary and food hot and served with a pleasant and tasty experience. We’ll be back again and again- still our numero uno choice in Cancún.

H
New England
6 reviews
Dined on January 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love Peter’s. We return every year.

h
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on January 9, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

My wife love the special boquinette but I was less impressed with the brisket (quite a challenge in Mexico). The place was small and pleasant, a bit overlit but OK. The service was quite good and pleasant. The place was hard to find as we were walking there. We saw no signage anywhere but recognized Peter when we saw him through the window. We do plan to return next year.

OT
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on December 28, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great place

OT
New England
27 reviews
Dined on December 26, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As always a delight, in this overhyped resort town. Excellent ingredients prepared from scratch and cooked to perfection.
Peter and his wife make everyone feel like special guests.

OT
Cancun
15 reviews
Dined on December 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always our favourite restaurant in Cancun. Peter’s cuisine is delicious in taste and presentation. It’s always a struggle on which dish to have as they are all equally superb. Again, the tequila sunrise dessert will change your life! We’ll be back many more times this winter.

OT
Portland
3 reviews
Dined on December 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always the Best!

CB
Cancun
11 reviews
Dined on December 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

By far our most Favorite restaurant in Cancun!! Food is flavorful. Peter personally greets each table before and after meal.

MP
Cancun
2 reviews
Dined on November 29, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Nicely prepared meals with excellent flavours. Good assortment to pick from for a small restaurant. Better to reserve as limited seating and only open from 6 to 10 in the evening.

OT
Springfield
5 reviews
Dined on November 28, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food is excellent. We love the salads, mushroom ravioli, hogfish, pork tenderloin and tamarind glazed ribs. Peter is a master chef and very friendly. His wife and son are equally as friendly and help make your dining experience wonderful. We make it a point to eat here every time we are in Cancun and are never disappointed. Highly recommend!

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