Come Experience the Bold Flavors of Mexico!

Proudly serving authentic Mexican food to Knoxville and surrounding counties since 1989 at Cancun Mexican Grill & Cantina on Chapman Highway and Crippen Road.

Enjoy all of your traditional favorites prepared by our friendly staff using the freshest ingredients. Our family-friendly environment combined with superior service, delicious cuisine and top-shelf margaritas will make you feel right at home.


Cancun Cantina & Mexican Grill Knoxville

About Us

Cancun is a family owned & operated South Knoxville staple in operation since 1989. Cancun offers traditional Mexican cuisine from tamales, burritos, carne asada, carnitas to fajitas with a full bar in a laid back family environment. We cater to all crowds and are perfect for birthdays, company parties, or just a casual night out with some good friends. Cancun is currently owned and operated by Cesar Ruiz, a Knoxville native and University of Tennessee graduate.

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Cancun Locations

4409 Chapman Highway
Knoxville, TN 37920

Phone: (865) 577-8881

4100 Crippen Road
Knoxville, TN 37918

Phone: (865) 377-3675