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Mocambo's

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Mexican, Seafood
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Boulevard Kukulkan Km 9.5 | Playa Caracol, Cancun, Mexico
+52 998 883 0398
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12:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Delicious Seafood Spot by the water

This was by far one of the best meals I had in cancun. Everything was prepared just right, the service was impeccable, the view was gorgeous. A bit pricey but well worth it!!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

This was by far one of the best meals I had in cancun. Everything was prepared just right, the service was impeccable, the view was gorgeous. A bit pricey but well worth it!!!

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Nicely located across the street from our hotel. Nice selection of shrimps appetizers and entrées. I had the pineapple/mango shrimps entrée, very tasty but you must not be afraid a very sweet entrée dish.

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Houston
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50 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

The place has a nice view of the ocean and the seafood was good. Prices are a bit high. Don't know that I would go back.

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Buenas tardes, muchas gracias por su review. Para nosotros es muy importante conocer su opinión para poder ofrecerle un mejor... More 

Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Its a great restaurant it has a great view you can go in the day and see bright blue or you can go for dinner which is a nice atmosphere. I went there on valentines day there was alive music, excelent service it wasnt that empty. Food is amazing very fresh!

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Buenas tardes, muchas gracias por su review. Para nosotros es muy importante conocer su opinión para poder ofrecerle un mejor... More 

trail, BC
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

this is a VERY nice restaurant. It was very professional and the service was #1 and the food was Fantastic. The wine is a bit overpriced but guess it goes with the high class atmosphere they are aiming for.

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Buenas tardes, muchas gracias por su review. Para nosotros es muy importante conocer su opinión para poder ofrecerle un mejor... More 

Mexico City, Mexico
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49 reviews 49 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The view of the sea is great, the food is good and tasty, and the service is good. If you go there you should try shrimps in the coconut. Prices are a little bit high but they are worth it!

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Buenas tardes, muchas gracias por su review. Para nosotros es muy importante conocer su opinión para poder ofrecerle un mejor... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Last night I enjoyed a superb meal at Mocambo in Cancun. Mocambo is a high-end, white table cloth, beachfront restaurant in Cancun at Plaza Caracol. It has a refreshingly creative menu containing a wide selection of fresh seafood and meat. Definately fresh! Our meal consisted of: jumbo shrimp cocktail with tasty variation on remoulade sauce (although I'm sure traditional cocktail... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

The appetiser was great and the drinks the seafood grill platter was not what I expected. Staff was super friendly and the view was amazing

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Buenas tardes, muchas gracias por su review. Para nosotros es muy importante conocer su opinión para poder ofrecerle un mejor... More 

Swayzee, Indiana, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This hotel was a close walk from our hotel Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach Resort. We got seated as soon as we arrived and as usual in Cancun, we were served with a smile and wonderful service. The food was good and the atmosphere was perfect. This is an open aired restaurant so you could feel the warm ocean breeze... More 

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Aurora, Indiana
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48 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

The setting is nice . We waited to be seated and it was a little cool with the breeze coming off the ocean . Prices were in line with most places in the hotel zone but I felt there just should have been bigger portions . Plenty of room for desert and a drink but I somehow felt skip desert... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Boulevard Kukulkan Km 9.5 | Playa Caracol, Cancun, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 883 0398

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 am - 11:00 pm

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