5 Cabo Wedding Venues for Foodies
Food is one of the highlights of a wedding. All couples want to thank guests for celebrating with them and good food is one of the best ways.
When you’re at a destination wedding, local cuisine is always the highlight. It’s the opportunity to try something new and different from the everyday fare we have at home.
As they say “when in Rome, do as the Romans do”. For this blog, let’s explore the best wedding venues for foodies in Cabo.
Cabo Four Seasons
Cabo Four Seasons has everything you want in a wedding venue: world class accommodations, crystal blue waters, oasis landscape and delicious dining.
There are a variety of dining options within the resort itself. Aside from restaurants and room service, guests also have the option of beachside restaurants,bars and private dinners at the beach.
Foodies will love the wide range of food choices within the hotel. There’s food truck fare at the 19th Hole for convenient dining especially when you’re on the green. Casa de Brasa can cater your rehearsal dinner with traditional Baja California cuisine. Their rib eye and Mocajete shrimp are a must try.
Another highly recommended dining option is La Cevicheria for fresh and simple but amazing seafood dishes.
After meals, you and your guests can enjoy different kinds of activities in order to help you digest. There are guided ATV, hiking and walking tours. You can also go surfing or go swimming with the whale sharks.
Can’t decide whether you want a laid back wedding or a luxurious one? Don’t worry because The Cape in Los Cabos has everything you want in a destination wedding venue.
The hotel itself is a unique mix of mid-century modern and traditional Mexican craft set against a natural landscape of ocean and craggy rock. Couples can easily find their wedding vibe upon arrival.
The restaurants at the resort are alsoe eclectic, offering traditional and fusion dishes from around the world. For instance, Manta Restaurant by Chef Enrique Olvera serves comfort seafood infusions with Mexican, Japanese and Peruvian twists.
Casual dining option The Ledge serves a mixture of modern Mexican dishes and traditional Mexican fare.
Weddings at the Cape can be a mixture of traditional and modern. Wedding portraits can be shot at the beach during sunset for dramatic photos. The ceremony can then be held at Glimpse, an event space adjoining The Rooftop sky garden terrace with its waterfront views.
The Sunset MonaLisa is one of Los Cabos’ premier restaurants and wedding locations. You and our guests will enjoy stunning views of the Sea of Cortez and Arch at Land’s End and Mediterranean cuisine by a Michelin Star trained chef.
A unique dining experience and romantic wedding are possible at the Sunset Monalisa. Imagine eating delicious Mediterranean dishes and sipping wine with fresh oysters. You can have all of this while listening to the waves rolling in while sitting in a cozy nook around the fire pit.
Dishes at the resort are made from fresh local ingredients that are brought in daily. You also have the option of dining indoors or outdoors with sweeping views of the sea and mountains, making for great sunset photos.
Ritz Carlton in Cabo San Lucas
The Ritz Carlton in Cabo San Lucas is the perfect venue for a fun-filled weekend spent indluging on gastronomic delights, exploring a desert oasis and tying the knot.
The hotel is probably one of the best beach destination wedding venues in the planet that offers breathtaking views, luxury facilities and first-class service.
Foodie couples and their guests will enjoy the unique dining options of the resort. For example, the main restaurant El Barrio is inspired by a Mexican market and offers traditional cuisine like wood-burning oven quesadillas, Baja-style tacos and a raw seafood bar.
Speaking of seafood, don’t forget to order their leche de tigre ceviche, a Peruvian style hors d’oeuvres and their adobo grilled octopus with chimichurri or wild mushrooms and brie quesadilla. The Black angus beef medallion with roasted onion cream and queso asado comes highly recommended for dinner.
Aside from this gastronomic adventure, one of the best reasons to get married at the Ritz Carlton is the size of the resort. They can accommodate up to 1000 guests and is located just 20 minutes from the airport.
You can say your wedding vows on the beach and then move to the garden for the reception and party so you and your guests can enjoy an evening under the stars for a romantic and magical night.
Montage Los Cabos
Weddings at the Montage are stunning. This oasis-like resort is located just 24 miles from the San Jose del Cabo Airport and is located between the tourist corridor of San Jose del Cabo and Cabo San Lucas.
It is a luxury resort that provides guests with personalized service and authentic gastronomic experiences. Let’s start with breakfast with their fresh breads baked daily. For something light, Paletas offers sandwiches, Mexican sweets and coffee.
Marea, an open-air, seaside restaurant that offers Baja-inspired dishes during the day like a raw bar, brick oven pizzas, salads, tacos, and vegetarian options. Drop by for dinner to enjoy fresh seafood and aged meats. Best of all, there are great and delicious options for vegans.
Lobster passion fruit crudo, shrimp empanadas and duck carnitas come highly recommended for hors d’oeuvres for your wedding banquet. Pork belly al pastor, local totoaba Meunière with truffle potato croquettes are a must for dinner.
If you want something fun for dessert, the resort has a popsicle store that sells different flavors every week.
For the wedding itself, there are 4 different venues to say “I do”. There are 3 oceanfront event laws, 2 ball rooms and a grand lawn with stunning views.
Perhaps the best thing about getting married in the resort is their one wedding per day policy ensuring you get the focus and luxury service you deserve.
When the food is good during a wedding, guests will remember it for many years to come. Aside from choosing amazing food for the most unforgettable day in your life, don’t forget to ask guests about allergies and dietary preferences to ensure that everyone has an amazing time.