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Le Chique

4.8 (357) $$$$ $$$$ Fusion, Molecular

Description

Summary: A sensory journey through gourmet dishes.

Le Chique in Cancun provides an immersive dining experience with its innovative tasting menu and artistic presentations. Guests can expect a multi-sensory adventure that plays with their expectations of food and presentation, all within the luxurious setting of the Azul Beach Resort. This is not just a meal, but a theatrical performance for the palate, with savory bites appearing in hollowed-out books and cocktails crafted using spherification. The ambiance is refined, with cool blue and grey tones, wood accents, and a unique vertical wine rack. Privacy is tastefully balanced with the open feel of the dining space. An intimate encounter with the kitchen begins the journey, offering a glimpse into the creativity and passion that goes into each dish. The restaurant prides itself on transforming traditional Mexican flavors with modern techniques, creating a dining adventure that lasts over two hours. With its focus on molecular gastronomy, Le Chique turns familiar dishes into extraordinary experiences, such as a tangerine margarita in the form of an edible sphere. Other whimsical presentations include a corn soufflé with powdered cricket and a gel-encapsulated gordita. The restaurant's dedication to Mexican cuisine is evident in every bite, down to the Chiapas chocolate and Monterey white truffle. Tableside preparations add a personal touch, while a selection of Mexican wines and spirits complement the meal. To fully enjoy the experience, guests are advised to come with an open mind and a hearty appetite. Reservations are recommended at least five days in advance for those not staying at the hotel.

Awards

AAA
5 Diamonds
50 Best
Ranked # 17 in Latin America 2023
Ranked # 17 in Latin America 2022
Ranked # 40 in Latin America 2023
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Gayot
2 Toques
2 Toques
La Liste
Score 82.5 / 100 2023
Ranked # 862 in the World 2023

Location

Azul Beach Resort Riviera Cancun by Karisma, 77585 CancĂșn, Q.R., Mexico

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