Mayan Beach Garden Resort
MBG RECIPES
Sample menus for breakfast and lunch

Menu del Dia/Menu of the Day

El Restaurante Jardin is open to the public. Happy hour starts at 5:00 and usually we start eating somewhere between 7-8 PM Supper Club style which is an opportunity to meet new friends. If you desire another seating time or want to eat alone - no problem. Or if you want something special for a birthday or event, please let us know so we can accommodate you. We appreciate an RSVP. Simply email info@mayanbeachgarden.com to make reservations for the evening meal.

All dinner meals include purified water and botanas, (chips, pico de gallo, bean dip or bread and butter), Soup or Salad of the day, Vegetables and Dessert. The average price of a complete 4 course meal is $15.50 USD/220 pesos. Fish is a little more, vegetarian a little less. If you are curious about lunch menus, we also do a menu of the day for lunch, comprised of local Yucatecan dishes and salads. Lobster and Ceviche is available in season and is not included in the meal plan but can be ordered upon request. Ask for price. Sample Breakfast and Lunch menus

Pineapple Boat

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Dinner Menu of the Day / Menu del dia - Cena (Sample Breakfast and Lunch menus)
Note: Lobster available any night during Lobster Season based on availability - please inquire for price.

Fri, Aug 19

Fish Fillets wrapped in Hoja Santa (or locally "Momo") and steamed in banana leaves over flame , Couscous, vegetables, salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian Medley with black beans, rice and veggies or Chicken served in the same manner wrapped in Hoja Santa.

NOTE: Hoja Santa is a tropical leaf used to season foods especially fish and chicken but also used in tamales and added to masa. . Most at the Restaurant eat the leaf which has a taste between mint, cinnamon and sassafras, or rootbeer.

Pescado en Hoja Santa
Sat, Aug 20

Caribbean Coconut encrusted Fish with a mango-chipotle dipping sauce, served with herbed potatoes and veggies. Made with non-sweetened and freshly graded coconut from one of the many coconut trees at Mayan Beach Garden.

Option: Chicken encrusted with coconut or cooked plain. Vegetarian also available - cauliflower, zucchini and Mushrooms (when available) encrusted in coconut

Coconut Encrusted Fish
Sun, Aug 21

Pineapple boat with your choice of shrimp or chicken ,, salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian or Chicken served in the same manner Pineapple Boat with your choice of chicken or Shrimp or vegetarian (subject to availability of Pineapple)

 

Pineapple Boat
Mon, Aug 22

Brochetas - Tender pork chunks marinated in olive oil and spices, cooked over a grill with pineapple and veggies lightly brushed with MBG BBQ sauce , Mexican Red Rice, vegetables, Salad of the day, dessert of the day. NOTE: Mexican Brochetas are similar to a shish-ka-bob.

OPTION: Chicken, shrimp wrapped in Bacon (or without bacon) or vegetarian brochettes with mushrooms (when available). The picture at the right is of shrimp wrapped in bacon and cooked over flames.

Shrimp Brochettas

Tue, Aug 23

Relleno Negro , a traditional Mayan/Yucatecan dish usually reserved for special occasions. The dish comes with barbecued Chicken marinated in a blackened mild chili salsa and pork meatballs stuffed with boiled egg (the Relleno portion). It is served with rice and vegetables. Includes Salad and Day of the Dead Bread made in the Mayan Beach Garden kitchen

OPTION: barbecued chicken (without sauce) , pure meat balls, or Negro vegetarian meatballs made from "soy sausage" and vegetable stock.

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Wed, Aug 24

Caribbean Calypso Fish - Local Snapper thick cut fillets grilled over flame with a coconut-lime sauce made fresh from the coconut palms here at Mayan Beach Garden. Served with cilantro rice and veggies, Dessert and starter.

OPTIONS: chicken or vegetarian served with

Pescado con salsa de Limon y coco
Thu, Aug 25

Fish fillets of Bouquinetta sauteed in garlic butter, topped with a fresh fruit salsa of Papaya and Mango, cilantro and a touch of chili. Served with garlic herbed couscous, veggies, soup and dessert.

OPTION: Chicken or Vegetarian - Vegetable Medley topped with the fruit salsa. also can be served plain chicken or fish upon request.

Pescado con Pico de gallo de fruta
Fri, Aug 26

Yucatecan version of pulled pork marinated in Achiote, sour orange and other herbs and spices- Cochinita Pibil (YUCATECAN) with fresh made tortillas and served on banana leaf with lime-marinated purple onions, tossed green salad with goat cheese and Dessert.
OPTIONS: Soy version of Cochinita Pibil (home-made at MBG) , or Chicken Pibil

Cochinita
Sat, Aug 27

Brochetas - Tender pork chunks marinated in olive oil and spices, cooked over a grill with pineapple and veggies lightly brushed with MBG BBQ sauce , Mexican Red Rice, vegetables, Salad of the day, dessert of the day. NOTE: Mexican Brochetas are similar to a shish-ka-bob.

OPTION: Chicken, shrimp wrapped in Bacon (or without bacon) or vegetarian brochettes with mushrooms (when available). The picture at the right is of shrimp wrapped in bacon and cooked over flames.

Shrimp Brochettas

Sun, Aug 28

Caribbean Coconut encrusted Fish with a mango-chipotle dipping sauce, served with herbed potatoes and veggies. Made with non-sweetened and freshly graded coconut from one of the many coconut trees at Mayan Beach Garden.

Option: Chicken encrusted with coconut or cooked plain. Vegetarian also available - cauliflower, zucchini and Mushrooms (when available) encrusted in coconut

Coconut Encrusted Fish
Mon, Aug 29

Fish Fillets with epazote and pineapple, wrapped in banana leaves and cooked over flame , Roasted potatoes, vegetables, salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian or Chicken served in the same manner

 

Pescado en hoja de platano
Tue, Aug 30

Relleno Negro , a traditional Mayan/Yucatecan dish usually reserved for special occasions. The dish comes with barbecued Chicken marinated in a blackened mild chili salsa and pork meatballs stuffed with boiled egg (the Relleno portion). It is served with rice and vegetables. Includes Salad and Day of the Dead Bread made in the Mayan Beach Garden kitchen

OPTION: barbecued chicken (without sauce) , pure meat balls, or Negro vegetarian meatballs made from "soy sausage" and vegetable stock.

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Wed, Aug 31

Caribbean Calypso Fish - Local Snapper thick cut fillets grilled over flame with a coconut-lime sauce made fresh from the coconut palms here at Mayan Beach Garden. Served with cilantro rice and veggies, Dessert and starter.

OPTIONS: chicken or vegetarian served with

Pescado con salsa de Limon y coco
Thu, 01-Sep

Caribbean Coconut encrusted Fish with a mango-chipotle dipping sauce, served with herbed potatoes and veggies. Made with non-sweetened and freshly graded coconut from one of the many coconut trees at Mayan Beach Garden.

Option: Chicken encrusted with coconut or cooked plain. Vegetarian also available - cauliflower, zucchini and Mushrooms (when available) encrusted in coconut

Coconut Encrusted Fish
Fri, 02-Sep

Relleno Negro , a traditional Mayan/Yucatecan dish usually reserved for special occasions. The dish comes with barbecued Chicken marinated in a blackened mild chili salsa and pork meatballs stuffed with boiled egg (the Relleno portion). It is served with rice and vegetables. Includes Salad and Day of the Dead Bread made in the Mayan Beach Garden kitchen

OPTION: barbecued chicken (without sauce) , pure meat balls, or Negro vegetarian meatballs made from "soy sausage" and vegetable stock.

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Sat, 03-Sep

Fish Fillets wrapped in Hoja Santa (or locally "Momo") and steamed in banana leaves over flame , Roasted potatoes, vegetables, salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian Medley with black beans, rice and veggies or Chicken served in the same manner wrapped in Hoja Santa.

NOTE: Hoja Santa is a tropical leave used to season foods especially fish and chicken. Most people eat the leaf which has a taste between mint, cinnamon and sassafras, or rootbeer.

Pescado en Hoja Santa
Sun, 04-Sep

Fish fillets of Snapper topped with a fresh fruit salsa of Pineapple, Mango, cilantro and a touch of chili. Served with herbed couscous, veggies, soup and dessert.

OPTION: Chicken or Vegetarian - Vegetable Medley topped with the fruit salsa. also can be served plain chicken or fish upon request.

Pescado con Pico de gallo de fruta
Mon, 05-Sep

Fish cooked over flame in banana leaves Mayan Ti'kin xic style with Achiote, tomatoes sweet chili Xkitic and herbs. Served with roasted potatoes, vegetables, Soup and Dessert

OPTION: Fish, Chicken or Vegetarian cooked plain or Tikin xic Style

Pescado T'kin Xic
Tue, 06-Sep

Pineapple boat with your choice of shrimp or chicken ,, salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian or Chicken served in the same manner Pineapple Boat with your choice of chicken or Shrimp or vegetarian (subject to availability of Pineapple)

 

Pineapple Boat
Wed, 07-Sep
HOTEL AND RESTAURANT WILL CLOSE ON 7 OF SEPTEMBER
 
Thu, 08-Sep
FOR REPAIRS AND STAFF VACATIONS
 
Fri, 09-Sep
REOPENING ON 17TH OF SEPTEMBER
 
Sat, 10-Sep
   
Sun, 11-Sep
   
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Wed, 14-Sep
   
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Sat, 17-Sep

Fish Fillets wrapped in Hoja Santa (or locally "Momo") and steamed in banana leaves over flame , Roasted potatoes, vegetables, salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian Medley with black beans, rice and veggies or Chicken served in the same manner wrapped in Hoja Santa.

NOTE: Hoja Santa is a tropical leave used to season foods especially fish and chicken. Most people eat the leaf which has a taste between mint, cinnamon and sassafras, or rootbeer.

Pescado en Hoja Santa
Sun, 18-Sep

Fish cooked in banana leaves Mayan Ti'kin xic style with Achiote, pineapple, sweet chili Xkitic and herbs. Served with roasted potatoes, vegetables, Soup and Dessert

OPTION: Fish, Chicken or Vegetarian cooked in Banana Leaves plain or Mayan Style

Pescado T'kin Xic
Mon, 19-Sep

Unique Dish, only served at Mayan Beach Garden.

Pollo Relleno - Boneless chicken breasted filled with Chaya, Calabasa and cheese and topped with a savory poblano sauce. Served with coconut cilantro rice, this is a favorite at Mayan Beach Garden.

Options, grilled chicken breast, or Vegetarian cabbage roll stuffed with Chaya, Calabasa and cheese (also everything can be made without the cheese for Dairy intolerant diets)

Pollo Relleno
Tue, 20-Sep
Fish Fillets with epazote and pineapple, wrapped in banana leaves and cooked over flame , Roasted potatoes, vegetables, salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian or Chicken served in the same manner
Pescado en hoja de platano
Wed, 21-Sep

Pineapple boat with your choice of shrimp or chicken ,, salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian or Chicken served in the same manner Pineapple Boat with your choice of chicken or Shrimp or vegetarian (subject to availability of Pineapple)

 

Pineapple Boat
Thu, 22-Sep

Taco Wednesday - - Your choice of Fish, chicken pork or vegetarian Tacos served with guacamole, a variety of toppings, cabbage lime slaw, roasted veggies, ceviche and dessert.

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Fri, 23-Sep

Brochetas - Tender pork chunks marinated in olive oil and spices, cooked over a grill with pineapple and veggies lightly brushed with MBG BBQ sauce , Mexican Red Rice, vegetables, Salad of the day, dessert of the day. NOTE: Mexican Brochetas are similar to a shish-ka-bob.

OPTION: Chicken, shrimp or vegetarian brochettes with mushrooms (when available). The picture at the right is of shrimp wrapped in bacon and cooked over flames.

Shrimp Brochettas

Sat, 24-Sep

Yucatecan version of pulled pork marinated in Achiote, sour orange and other herbs and spices- Cochinita Pibil (YUCATECAN) with fresh made tortillas and served on banana leaf with lime-marinated purple onions, tossed green salad with goat cheese and Dessert.
OPTIONS: Soy version of Cochinita Pibil (home-made at MBG) , or Chicken Pibil

Cochinita
Sun, 25-Sep

Fish fillets of Snapper topped with a fresh fruit salsa of Pineapple, Mango, cilantro and a touch of chili. Served with herbed couscous, veggies, soup and dessert.

OPTION: Chicken or Vegetarian - Vegetable Medley topped with the fruit salsa. also can be served plain chicken or fish upon request.

Pescado con Pico de gallo de fruta
Mon, 26-Sep

Sopa de Mariscos (CARIBBEAN ) Shrimp, fish and seafood cooked in a green coconut using the liquid from the coconut as a base, Vegetables, Jicama Salad,

OPTION: grilled chicken breast, chicken cooked in a green coconut or vegetarian/vegan.

This has to be prepared earlier in the day. Reservations are required so we don't run out of Coconuts. You may still order from the Menu, however.

Sopa de mariscos
Tue, 27-Sep

 

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Wed, 28-Sep

Caribbean Calypso Fish - Local Snapper thick cut fillets grilled over flame with a coconut-lime sauce made fresh from the coconut palms here at Mayan Beach Garden. Served with cilantro rice and veggies, Dessert and starter.

OPTIONS: chicken or vegetarian served with the coconut lime sauce.

Pescado con salsa de Limon y coco
Wed, 31-Aug
Fish Fillets with epazote and pineapple, wrapped in banana leaves and cooked over flame , Roasted potatoes, vegetables, salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian or Chicken served in the same manner
Pescado en hoja de platano