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El Moro

Avenue between 2 and 4 Streets North 75bis, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 872 3029
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (96 reviews)
“mole” (43 reviews)
“seafood” (39 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Avenue between 2 and 4 Streets North 75bis, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 898 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had supper at El Moro on Wed. March 21 and Ray did a great job! We have eaten here a number of times and have never be disappointed with any thing we have ordered. Will definitely be coming back!

Thank rgenske
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time we are in Cozumel we always stop at El Moro for some delicious food. The owner greets us every time. For amazing Mexican cuisine El Moro is the spot. The nachos are out of this world!

Thank ScubaVegas7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m so surprised reading all this great comments here about this restaurant! The service?.... no credit card accepted! They take your dollars at $16 when it is $19 every where else ( bank includes)! The food is poor and was serve almost cold! The famous...More

Thank travelingharp
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Traditional Mexican food place. The staff are the best & they make you happy with the best food, Love to eat here.

Thank DDHill
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We liked this restaurant a lot. I had the Fish Fillet Veracruz and it was delicious. the drinks are also amazing. The restaurant is medium size and it gets busy but they are not slow. They are really friendly. Recommend it!

Thank Poli-ca5
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the food and drink, but I caught them trying to rip us off. The menu has two different fish dinners wrapped in foil…one comes with shrimp at 220 pesos and the other is plain (and is a lower price). My husband doesn’t eat shrimp,...More

Thank KCLBoston
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a family owned restaurant. The food was delicious and the staff mad is so very enjoyable and fun. It was a family atmosphere and hugs with everybody who worked there when we left. We both had Mexican chicken dishes which were delicious. It...More

Thank Caribbeandan
Reviewed 3 March 2018

El Moro came highly recommend and it did not disappoint. Staff gave us several recommendation, and we tried 3 of them, Fresh, Hot and quick the meal was delivered to our table and was so very good.,

Thank MVInternatinal
Reviewed 27 February 2018

The staff was so friendly and accommodating. The food is fantastic but the place is always hopping so be prepared.

Thank Brenda K
Reviewed 27 February 2018

I hesitate to write this review as I selfishly want to keep this place a secret! Amazing, authentic Yucatan food and drinks. Fabulous mojitos. Rey has been a waiter for 20+ years - he is great and so hospitable. LOVE El Moro!

Thank Lauren P
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Majestyk007
10 September 2017|
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Response from flyeroli | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we ahve never run into that problem. Since restaurant is in an out of the way location it is a good idea to call and check hours. Sorry for inconvenience.
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26 July 2016|
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Response from zacharias2017 | Reviewed this property |
A B they are not a "seafood" restaurant.. they are a restaurant and have many "home cooking" selections of Beef Chicken & Seafood. And on Sunday they have a great Pork special that is prepared the night before and cooks all... More
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bbridwell1
17 June 2016|
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Response from anna s | Reviewed this property |
They don't take any credit cards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Monday
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Wednesday
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday
1:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue between 2 and 4 Streets North 75bis, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 872 3029
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