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Fernando Junior's Lobster House

Carretera San Juan Km. 4.5 | Across the street from Playa Azul Hotel, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 107 3116
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“key lime pie” (49 reviews)
“lobster tail” (46 reviews)
“rice” (65 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Carretera San Juan Km. 4.5 | Across the street from Playa Azul Hotel, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 433 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went here as a group of friends, 2 of us are from Boston and lobster is not a big draw but we went for the others in our group. The food was good but very expensive for what it is. The appetizers of shrimp...More

Thank nozoeno
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is absolutely my favorite restaurant in Cozumel (maybe anywhere 😁). The food is amazing, the atmosphere is incredible, and the service is so friendly. I visit this restaurant every trip to the island

2  Thank Alison F
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Only one place on the Island if you want the best lobster with a romantic setting.This has been a favorite of ours for years and years.Fernando is one of the nicest guys on the island and has a deep commitment to his community and visitors.Jimmy...More

4  Thank Craig F
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I could just say how this is THE BEST lobster you will ever eat but I want to also say that the people who represent the establishment are amazing people who care about every customer. Do not miss a chance to experience Fernando Jrs Lobster...More

4  Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We visited Cozumel the first week in October for my wife's birthday. She chose Fernando Junior's for her birthday dinner and they did not disappoint. Our server Jimmy was outstanding posing for pictures, taking and staging pictures, bringing out Birthday shots. And can't say enough...More

4  Thank Ray B
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is a place worth going to. It is off the beaten path, but on the main road that circles the island. It is worth the short drive. The atmosphere is fun and beautiful. If the alligator is visiting, it is happy and well fed....More

2  Thank earnestxxxx
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I sent my 40th birthday on Cozumel and saved Fernando's Lobster House for my birthday dinner. I was so pleased that I did. The staff were super accommodating, kind, and friendly. I got to pick out my own lobster and sat in the garden with...More

2  Thank SMC2o0o
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended by friends and a couple people from our resort. I had grilled lobster and my boyfriend had the grouper. Both dinners were very good. Margaritas pretty good too. Our server was very nice and made sure we had everything we needed....More

2  Thank superP3
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

The wife and I ate here not expecting much, but this place is great. The steak was amazing and I am very particular and not happy very often when other people cook steak. The lobster was great and the key lime pie was terrific. The...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Great lobster at a good price. Odd vegetables (potatoes and rice) but the setting is fun and the service is good.

2  Thank wewer k
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Questions & Answers
3 February 2016|
Response from Marisa C |
Yes cash only!
23 May 2015|
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Response from 87owen | Reviewed this property |
The ORIGINAL Lobster House is cash only. I don't know about the new guys who opened next door under the same name.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera San Juan Km. 4.5 | Across the street from Playa Azul Hotel, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 107 3116
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A romantic place in which lobster is the only main dish served, we have been doing it for 33 years to serve you the best in town! We also have daily appetizers and dessert
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