Cheen-huaye (pronounced Chen-why-ay) is a laid back, authentic Mexican restaurant located in Biscayne Boulevard in Miami. It is a quaint and charming establishment, perfect for a casual dining experience. It is not for those who are looking for luxurious spaces and alcoholic beverages; it mainly caters to diners who are looking for an authentic Mexican meal. According to Chef Marco Velasquez, the name of this restaurant means “Only Here” in Maya, suggesting the uniqueness of their true Mexican food that you’ll be sure to crave for over and over again. He, together with his wife Magna Vieira, takes pride in serving a combination of great food with a great time.
Cheen-huaye offers genuine Yucatecan cuisine in a comfortable ambiance and atmosphere. Located just along a mall strip, it is a non-imposing restaurant that lures you in with its charm and warmth. With hard-to-find dishes like Cochinita Pibil and Sopa de Lima, it is a haven for those longing for great food choices such as these. Patrons usually hunt down their favorite dishes among the long list of delicious and affordable treats in the menu. From the generic Mexican food to the more complex options, Cheen-huaye does not fail to deliver.
This establishment is known for its creative cuisine, large portions and good prices. They also take pride in infusing new flavors to all-time favorite Mexican classics with specially made sauces and carefully picked spices. Chef Marco Velasquez offers meals ranging from favorite family dishes to new creations that cater to all foodies. Meat-lovers are sure to have a great time in Cheen-huaye but vegetarians are also welcome to come and enjoy generous portions of the meat-free Fajitas with vegan-friendly ingredients. Family lunches, business meals, group dining, romantic dinners, special occasions and other get-togethers are all welcome and catered to in Cheen-huaye.
No great dining experience is complete without accommodating staff and Cheen-huaye is known for its exceptional service. Customers find the staff very polite, approachable and friendly. They make good recommendations and go out of their way to fulfill customers’ requests.
So the next time you’re craving for authentic Mexican food in Miami, make the right choice and choose Cheen-huaye.
15400 Biscayne Boulevard
North Miami Beach, FL 33160
Telephone: (305) 956-2808