The Crane

Written by’s Local Expert


A magical place that will leave you speechless: The Crane at Islas del Mar!


If you've been wondering where to enjoy a breakfast with a spectacular view, surrounded by nature, lagoons, and migratory birds, you've come to the perfect place! And there's no shortage of space to take a group photo and show off this gastronomic paradise.


Located on Carretera Entronque Cerro Prieto, within the residential golf complex of Islas del Mar, this restaurant will capture your heart from the very first moment. It features a cool indoor area and a terrace with a view of the beautiful lake and the 9th hole of the golf course. Whether it's after an exciting round of golf, for a ladies' brunch, or simply with friends and family, The Crane has everything you need.


The breakfast and lunch menu is a true delight. From traditional options like chilaquiles, eggs, waffles, and pancakes to more unique dishes like pork belly and cazuelitas (small casseroles molded by hand and fried in oil). For lunch, you'll find unique snacks like dumplings and empanadas, along with classic must-haves like quesadillas and guacamole. And let's not forget about the main courses, which include pastas, salads, steaks, burgers, and exquisite seafood dishes.


Now, let me introduce you to the 3 must-try dishes that will take your taste buds to flavor heaven at The Crane:

Must Try Menu Items

Must-Try #1: Pork Belly Club

Are you ready to start with an explosion of flavor? Order the Pork Belly Club as a starter to share. It consists of succulent glazed pork belly with mustard, accompanied by a special ponzu sauce, onions, scallions, and serrano chili. A delight for your palate!


Must-Try #2: Mollete The Crane

If you're looking for something uniquely delicious, the Mollete The Crane is your ideal choice. House rustic bread bathed in beans, Monterey Jack cheese, and chorizo, topped with eggs to your liking, cilantro, radish, and alfalfa. A combination that will make you exclaim "Delicious!" with every bite!


Must-Try #3: Birria Chilaquiles

Fridays mean 2x1 on chilaquiles at Islas del Mar! Enjoy irresistible birria chilaquiles served with potatoes and delicious beans. A true fiesta of flavor to share and savor!


Before you leave, don't forget to capture your visit to The Crane with a photo at the iconic mirror for a memorable keepsake. An experience that will marvel your senses, both gastronomically and visually!


In conclusion, The Crane at Islas del Mar is the perfect place to delight your senses with an impressive view and a unique gastronomic proposal. Don't miss the opportunity to experience this magical moment in the company of great food and an unparalleled ambiance!


  Insider Tips


Petfriendly: Yes

WiFi: Yes

Parking: Yes

Handicapped accessible: Yes

Terrace: Yes

Card payment: Yes

Cash payment: Yes

Online orders: No

Phone orders: Yes

Delivery: No


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