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La Perlita

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Avenida 65 Bis Norte 70, Cozumel 77620, Mexico
869-8343
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08:00 - 20:00
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Kenai, Alaska
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This restaurant was a recommendation from our concierge. She was absolutely bang on! I wanted delicious seafood that's what we got. We ordered the grilled seafood platter. Folks, it came out on a turkey platter. There was a white fish fillet, conch, octopus, shrimp, and lobster. All grilled and mouthwatering. Go early. Eat the conch first. When it gets cold... More 

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I visited La Perlita twice during our 4 day stay in Cozumel. It is a little out of the way but well worth going to. The fish was incredibly fresh and service was great.

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Stillwater, Minnesota
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had dinner twice here on this last trip to Cozumel. Got into town on a Monday, and decided to go here for dinner. I had the Lionfish Kabobs, and the wife had the Shrimp Diablo. The kabobs were excellent, but the Shrimp Diablo, though good, was not picante at all. Our waiter told us that Thursdays the Lionfish was... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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125 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Once we found this gem, it became our favourite breakfast spot! Once we tried the shrimp omelette we were sold and came back three other times to sample the fare. Orange juice is freshly squeezed and the coffee was also quite delicious. Our waiter was great and service was excellent. Make the trip to this authentic restaurant and sit down... More 

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Plaisance, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Third time there and always welcome like a queen by Peter. Had nice grouper fresh filet just caught in the morning. Has also paella last year. Every time we go it's really good never disappointed.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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99 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for dinner. We had the Mayan Fillet and the Tikin Xic Fish Fillet - both grouper. Both were excellent. Set back in the "hood", this restaurant it is far from the tourist center. Over the years it has gain popularity by word of mouth and you will find both locals and tourists here. It is one of our favorites.... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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72 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic service, food was perfect, & reasonable. Waiter brought out a fresh fish for us to touch & feel before it was cooked. Not sure I have ever had that before. It was grilled to perfection. I will be back next time. Perfecto

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132 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for dinner. The service was excellent, prices were good and the food was delicious. Keep in mind that they only serve seafood. I watched the waited bring out fresh fish for customers to check out. A lot of fish is served in your choice of garlic, grilled or breaded. They also serve several meals of lion fish.... More 

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Thank Ted M
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had heard many good things about La Perlita. We were not disappointed. The red snapper was excellent and my wife's lion fish seafood salad was amazing. I would highly recommend La Perlita to everyone who visits the island.

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Apollo Beach, Florida
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We eat here every time we visit Cozumel. The food is outstanding and authentic. The deep fried fish is the best ! We will always eat at this place. Very fresh and very friendly staff ! One place I tell everyone to visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 65 Bis Norte 70, Cozumel 77620, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: 869-8343

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?