You are probably super excited about your vacation plans for this year, right? Read on and find out the top 5 dishes at the Bite Bar at Villar del Palmar! If you are heading down for a bit of sun and R & R to Cancun, we have 5 more reasons for you to be excited about!

What is the Bite Bar?

A perfect spot for lunchtime or having snacks by the pool. This casual outdoor bar and grill offers all kinds of delicious items. From light meals like salads and ceviches to full-on gourmet burgers and Caribbean-infused pizzas, classic small bites like chicken fingers, hot dogs, wings, and tasty nachos.

The best bar in Cancun
The Bite Bar at Villa del Palmar Cancun

Equipped with an authentic wood-burning brick pizza oven, you will also be able to find plenty of tasty pizzas. You could try something new every day of your vacation and always be surprised by the different options of food this place has to deliver!

Delicious dishes at the Bite Bar
Dishes available at the Bite Bar

The Bite Bar has great food ideas for kids and one-of-a-kind mocktails that your little ones will surely enjoy, so don’t fret if you are traveling with the whole fam; Villa del Palmar has you covered!

Where is the Bite Bar?

You will find this not-so-secret spot within the facilities at Villa del Palmar Cancun. It’s very casual, and its architecture allows for a gorgeous view of both the pool and the Caribbean. So, if you want to have a snack straight from the pool, you are more than welcome to do so! The Bite Bar is conveniently located right by the pool, and you can also order from this cool location if you are down at the beach.

Aerial view of the Bite Bar
Aerial view of the Bite Bar at Villa del Palmar Cancun

You may want to relax by the pool while your kids jump in and you read your fave novel; at Villa del Palmar, you won’t have to worry about preparing lunch or getting up to get a glass of water! Treat yourself to a scrumptious cocktail and order a little something for when the kids come out.

Top 5 Dishes at the Bite Bar

View from the Bite Bar
View from the Bite Bar

Mindful of different tastes and dietary restrictions, the Bite Bar has a delightful selection on its menu. Some guests even prefer to eat here daily instead of returning to their rooms to change and get ready to visit the restaurants at Villa del Palmar. It’s evident why this place has turned into a favorite! Although you should definitely take advantage of this resort’s full gourmet opportunities, it’s clear that hot days are perfect for swimming and relaxing poolside afterward. Here is where the Bite Bar can be your best friend to satisfy pesky cravings. Go ahead and try these top 5 favorites, and you will figure out why they are on this list!

Mayan Ceviche

Fish-based dishes at the Bite Bar
Mayan Ceviche at Villa del Palmar Cancun

Ceviches are amongst those food ideas that are just dreamy: fresh, nourishing, colorful, and they just hit the spot. Now, this version of Ceviche is just what you need after a morning at the beach; cooked shrimp with notes of red onion and coriander lift up the taste of smokey Guajillo chili. Avocado and tomato round up the flavor profile of this dish and provide a unique gastronomical experience. Beware of allergies, but other than that, this is a highly recommended dish to try something new and incredible!

Pro Tip: Order a Chamomile Star and freshen up your whole vacation!

Poseidon Burger

Poseidon Burger at Villa del Palmar Cancun
Poseidon Burget at Villa del Palmar Cancun

This spicy burger is truly one-of-a-kind! Juicy Angus beef meat cooked just how you like it, melted Cheddar cheese, crispy onions, and a delicious Chipotle-infused cream are the perfect match to the superb shrimps in this top-notch burger. This is one of the tastiest recipes you can enjoy at Villa del Palmar Cancun, and you won’t regret trying it. You are more than likely to go back home and try to replicate this fantastic recipe yourself! This burger will forever change your idea of the perfect burger.

Pro tip: Marry with a premium craft beer like Bocanegra or Piedra Lisa; there’s no going wrong with a burger and a beer on a hot day!

Portobello Pizza

Vegetarian dishes at the Bite Bar
Variety of raw mushrooms on dark background

This delicious creation comes straight out of the wood oven to delight all of your senses. A perfect combo of Mozzarella, Goat Cheese, Bacon, and Portobello mushrooms, this delightful dish will become one of your favorite dinners! Especially for one of those lazy days when you don’t feel like dressing up and heading to a restaurant. This is a great option to get your little ones to share a pizza that is very healthy and delicious at the same time!

Pro tip: Pair this pizza with a Red Snake and let your tastebuds explode with notes of cinnamon, orange, and pineapple; a match made in heaven!

Vegetarian Pita

Vegan dishes at the Bite Bar
Fresh Pita Bread

Friendly for anyone who doesn’t eat meat and great for one of those days when meat-eaters are looking for a lighter option. This dish consists of various carefully selected veggies on top of flavorful pita bread. With Tahini sauce and topped with sesame seeds, you will soon realize that this is a great snack and will quickly become one of your top foods. It’s great for sharing with your kids or SO, but it’s perfectly understandable if you love it so much you won’t let anyone else get close to it!

Pro tip: Match this with a Kentucky Lemonade, and you will know what poolside bliss is made of!

Xe”ec Salad

Cucumber
Fresh cucumber

With a robust Mexican touch, this salad is the perfect blend of fresh, healthy foods like cucumber and orange, but with a twist! Topped with lime juice, this salad will make your tastebuds love this perfected sweet & salty mix. Mango with Tajin chili? Yes, please! A true classic that dances between childish whim and refined flavors, the addition of these items makes this a dish you just can’t miss! This salad hits the spot if you are done with plain salads, and its nostalgic Latin roots will leave you wondering what you missed as a kid if you haven’t had mango with Tajin.

Pro tip: Order a Mint Cucumber Lemonade and forget about everything else around you; you will be fresh as, yes, a cucumber!

Aguachile de camaron
Aguachile at Villa del Palmar Cancun

As you are now aware, the Bite Bar has a great deal to offer, and the service is impeccable. Also, you will discover that Mexican cuisine goes way further than classic enchiladas and quesadillas. You don’t have to worry about picky eaters with all the dishes at the Bite Bar.

As with all the restaurants within the Villa del Palmar property, you will find that they can cater to specific dietary needs and allergies. Just let the staff know beforehand, and you’ll be good to go. Remember to leave some space for a tasty and airy dessert, as you can always find something to satisfy that sweet tooth in one of the many eateries at Villa del Palmar.

Enjoy your stay at Cancun to the max! Don’t forget to bring plenty of sunscreen and a couple of sunglasses, and whatever you do, don’t skip on trying out the appetizing and fun dishes at the Bite Bar!