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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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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (93 reviews)
“mole” (45 reviews)
“seafood” (40 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Avenue between 2 and 4 Streets North 75bis, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 February 2016

We had the most delicious dinner ever!! Sol fish was tasty, soft, the nachos and salsa were delicious and service is fast! even though it was absolutely full!!

Thank Universalhorse
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Ray will make your day. Always smiling and happy and makes you feel like you are the most important customer in the restaurant whether you are a local or visitor. We go on Sundays for the cochinita pibil which is one of their specialties. The...More

Thank Ronald L
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This is an awesome restaurant tucked away in the residential area. A short $ 5.00 cab ride from downtown. Extensive menu. Prices are very reasonable and portions are large. Three of us shared the seafood platter for 3 and could not eat it all ....More

Thank Karen1228
Reviewed 30 January 2016

This is a very out of the way restuarant in a residential neighborhood, worried it was a dive but, OMG. Huge menu, great prices and Delicious!!!, the fish was fresh, local, and prepared in many interesting and different ways. Good portions and great staff, seems...More

Thank AvivitOhio
Reviewed 24 January 2016

El Moro is in the "Neighborhood!" If you are living within the myth that there could be danger in what appears, then you may be too intimidated by my your mythology -- in that case, I would not advise visiting. If you know that the...More

1  Thank Peter R
Reviewed 22 January 2016

The vibe of this place is billed as local, though when we were there we saw more tourists than locals. The location is a good many blocks away from the water and main drag, which does give it less of a tourist feel. The service...More

1  Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Certainly off the beaten path, but that's part of the experience. Started for mainly locals only. A family owned and operated by a great, hard working family! They are moving up! Food is authentic and so good! I recommend the breaded fried grouper! Say Hi...More

Thank Dede1232016
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Another trip to El Moro to get Sopa de Lima and ceviche. El Moro has the best Sopa de Lima I've had on the island, the ceviche is very good - and you can't beat the service at El Moro. They don't skimp on the...More

Thank aborgman
Reviewed 17 January 2016

There is all kinds of restaurants in this world, but nowhere will you receive the genuine smiles like you will at El Moro. On my trip to Cozumel I ate dinner there twice and could not have been more pleased. The food is excellent but...More

Thank PeachtreeTraveler
Reviewed 11 January 2016

El Moro is a gracious local restaurant. Loved the Sopa de Lima and the garlic shrimp. The margaritas were large and delicious. So nice to get away from the cruise ship area and have a delicious dinner.

1  Thank MARKL55_55
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Questions & Answers
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.
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
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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
  • E-mail
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