Susan Melnik’s Cabo
Collected by Susan Melnik
Carretera Transpeninsular San José del Cabo Km. 30, Las Ánimas Bajas, 23407 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico
A 10-acre organic farm provides the bounty for the meals at Flora's Field Kitchen, a farm-to-table restaurant at the foothills of the Sierra de la Laguna Mountains in San Jose del Cabo. The farm also provides fruits and vegetables for the...
1ro de Mayo, San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico
This ice cream shop is located in the Old Town of San Jose del Cabo, right across the street from the church. In addition to ice cream, they have homemade popsicles made from fresh ingredients and served on a wooden dowel. The flavors are...
San José del Cabo, Baja California Sur, Mexico
We stopped at a vendor selling fresh coconuts between San Jose Del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas (in the area known as the 'corridor'). After the coconut water was over, the vendor offered to hack the fruit and scoop out the tender meat. We discovered...
Paseo de Las Misiones 927, Campo de Golf Fonatur, 23400 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico
Carr. Transp. KM 27.5, Palmilla, 23406 San Jose del Cabo, BCS, Mexico
Cream Cafe's motto is "Life is too short for bad coffee." And since Mexico is a coffee-producing country, Cream needn't import its beans: it just has them shipped from the Mexican states of Puebla and Veracruz. Cream is an upscale cafe where...
Baja California Sur, Mexico
American expat Drew Deckman has two Baja outposts: a seasonal, alfresco pop-up on the edge of the Mogor Badan Vineyard, and Deckman's San Jose del Cabo, his year-round restaurant. At both spots, you'll find menus that "celebrate the bounty of Baja...
Paseo Malecon San Jose, Zona Turistica Fona Tur, Zona Hotelera, 23405 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico
Travelers who are vegetarian or vegan often have difficulty finding restaurants where they'll have the same range of choices offered to meat-eaters. Fortunately, this isn't the case in Baja, which is blessed with so much farm-fresh produce that...
Boulevard Antonio Mijares, 23400 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico
The Estero, or Estuary in San Jose del Cabo, Mexico is a quiet nature preserve. It's free to visit and easy to find. It's especially lovely at the end of the day when the light is golden and the air begins to cool. Birds fly around, fish jump, and...
Calle Boulevard Antonio Mijares s/n, Edificio Eclipse, 23400 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico
"Contemporary Baja fusion" is the culinary style of Chef Tadd Chapman of Don Sanchez, a Mexican restaurant just a short walk from San Jose del Cabo's mission church. A massive outdoor courtyard and live music add to the appeal of the locally...
San José del Cabo 1227, centro, Centro, 23400 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico
Visiting Baja Brewing Company is a must! Everything on the menu is good, but the Basil-Blue Cheese Burger is my favorite of their pub fare, and I highly recommend their Escorpion Negro if you'd like a smooth, malty beer to go with your meal! Baja...
Alvaro Obregon 12, Centro, 23400 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico
Every Thursday night during the months of November to June, San Jose de Cabo's galleries stay open late for Art Walk. You can join other art lovers on a casual stroll through the Art District's many galleries, enjoying work in various media from...
Calle Lás Ánimas s/n, Ánimas Bajas, Animas Bajas, 23407 San José del Cabo, B.C.S., Mexico
Los Cabos has more than offer than sand and sea. This tip of the Baja Peninsula has deep farming roots. Huerta los Tamarindos organic farm offers farm tours and cooking classes. Harvest ingredients from the fields and prepare a four-course meal...