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

DATE

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.

Mon, 07 Nov, 2016

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, 08 Nov, 2016

Pollo Relleno con Chaya, Calabasa local y queso/ Chicken filled with chaya, a local pumpkin and cheese and topped with a poblano sauce, with salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian or Fish served in the same manner or vegetarian cabbage roles. Also can order chicken or fish served plain on the grill.

 

Pollo relleno con chaya, calabasa y queso
Wed, 09 Nov, 2016

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
Thu, 10 Nov, 2016

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
Fri, 11 Nov, 2016

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, 12 Nov, 2016

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
Sun, 13 Nov, 2016

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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Mon, 14 Nov, 2016

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, 15 Nov, 2016

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
Wed, 16 Nov, 2016

Taco Wednesday , Served with Ceviche, hand made tortillas, roasted veggies and various toppings for tacos

OPTION: Fish, Chicken, Vegetarian or Pork tacos

 

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Thu, 17 Nov, 2016

Pollo Pebre - Unique Yucatecan dish that is a mixure of traditional Mayan and Spanish flavors made with Chicken with Achiote , sour orange, capers and olives.in a smokey flavored sauce Served with rice, hand made tortillas and veggies...

Option:: Pollo Asado (BBQ chicken Yucatecan style) or Fajitas, Vegetarian fajitas

Pollo Pebre
Fri, 18 Nov, 2016

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
Sat, 19 Nov, 2016

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, 20 Nov, 2016

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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Mon, 21 Nov, 2016

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, 22 Nov, 2016

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, 23 Nov, 2016

Pollo Relleno con Chaya, Calabasa local y queso/ Chicken filled with chaya, a local pumpkin and cheese and topped with a poblano sauce, with salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian or Fish served in the same manner or vegetarian cabbage roles. Also can order chicken or fish served plain on the grill.

 

Pollo relleno con chaya, calabasa y queso
Thu, 24 Nov, 2016

Thanksgiving Dinner American style, Buffet. With appetizers, Turkeys served in 3 different styles, Smoked, BBQ and Mexican style with recado Negro and Ham. Includes Mashed potatoes and gravy, Sweet Potatoes, Sausage and wild rice dressing, Home made coconut rolls, green salad, green beans with mushrooms and almonds, and for the vegetarians a Jicama, blackbean and red bell pepper salad and vegetarian wild rice dressing. Complete with Dessert table, cranberry-chipotle sauce and pineapple sauce. .

Please make reservations if you plan to join us.

Menu subject to change, but will be wonderful!

 
Fri, 25 Nov, 2016

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
Sat, 26 Nov, 2016

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
Sun, 27 Nov, 2016

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
Mon, 28 Nov, 2016

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
Tue, 29 Nov, 2016

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, 30 Nov, 2016

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
Thu, 01 Dec, 2016

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
Fri, 02 Dec, 2016

Taco Wednesday , Served with Ceviche, hand made tortillas, roasted veggies and various toppings for tacos

OPTION: Fish, Chicken, Vegetarian or Pork tacos

 

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Sat, 03 Dec, 2016

Pollo Pebre - Unique Yucatecan dish that is a mixure of traditional Mayan and Spanish flavors made with Chicken with Achiote , sour orange, capers and olives.in a smokey flavored sauce Served with rice, hand made tortillas and veggies...

Option:: Pollo Asado (BBQ chicken Yucatecan style) or Fajitas, Vegetarian fajitas

Pollo Pebre
Sun, 04 Dec, 2016

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
Mon, 05 Dec, 2016

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
Tue, 06 Dec, 2016

Pollo Relleno con Chaya, Calabasa local y queso/ Chicken filled with chaya, a local pumpkin and cheese and topped with a poblano sauce, with salad of the day and dessert:
VARIATION: vegetarian or Fish served in the same manner or vegetarian cabbage roles. Also can order chicken or fish served plain on the grill.

 

Pollo relleno con chaya, calabasa y queso
Wed, 07 Dec, 2016

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
Thu, 08 Dec, 2016

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
Fri, 09 Dec, 2016

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, 10 Dec, 2016

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

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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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

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

Taco Wednesday , Served with Ceviche, hand made tortillas, roasted veggies and various toppings for tacos

OPTION: Fish, Chicken, Vegetarian or Pork tacos

 

no picture

Pollo Pebre - Unique Yucatecan dish that is a mixure of traditional Mayan and Spanish flavors made with Chicken with Achiote , sour orange, capers and olives.in a smokey flavored sauce Served with rice, hand made tortillas and veggies...

Option:: Pollo Asado (BBQ chicken Yucatecan style) or Fajitas, Vegetarian fajitas

Pollo Pebre

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

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

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.

NO Picture

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

 

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