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Al Pie de Carbon

Corner of Calle 6 Norte & Avenida 5, Cozumel, Mexico
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Ranked #30 of 266 restaurants in Cozumel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Argentinean, Seafood, Steakhouse, Grill
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Steak House y Sea FoodNuestra Especialidad: Langosta a la parrilla y cortes finos y selectos de calidad Angus, preparados a la vista de usted,100 % al carbon, en un ambiente romantico donde podrá disfrutar nuestra amplia selección de vinos.Pregunte por nuestras deliciosas empanadas argentinas.
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Steak House y Sea FoodNuestra Especialidad: Langosta a la parrilla y cortes finos y selectos de calidad Angus, preparados a la vista de usted,100 % al carbon, en un ambiente romantico donde podrá disfrutar nuestra amplia selección de vinos.Pregunte por nuestras deliciosas empanadas argentinas.
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California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

Been there at least three times and LOVED IT! Perfect rare steak and nice seating on the street out front. After dinner go a few doors down Calle 5 to Ohana Bar and Restaurant and ask Matt for some of his wife Angie's famous Peanut Butter Tequila. A homemade family recipe that you cannot get enough of. Ohana is one... More

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Pittsburgh PA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Our taxi driver recommended this restaurant to us and it is fantastic ! A group of 8 of us went and we had guacamole, shrimp tacos, arrachera steak among other things, it was great ! The steak was by far the best, they have ny strip, fillet and so on, but, get the arrachera steak, its fantastic ! Also, the... More

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Corpus Christi, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

BEST New York Strip I've had in a long time if not the best ever. Small restaurant with only about 10 tables, but maybe that's what makes it soooo good. The meat and veggies are cooked over wood coals and the flavor is wonderful. If you want a great steak in Cozumel Al Pie de Carbon is a must.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The grilled beef and chicken is wondeful and the the way it is paired with grilled breads is delicious. Watch out for the Magaritas, the aren't for the lightweights. Only got half way through mine before realizing it was packing a serious agave punch.

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Dallas, Texas
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

First let me say the staff is fabulous. We do not speak Spanish and they speak very little English but were so willing to make sure we could communicate -and they were all very young and respectful. First night we shared and got the grilled vegetable salad -a must oh my gosh -and chicken tacos. Simple yet so tasty. Tonight... More

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Dallas, Texas
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Grilled vegetable salad a must sooo good u don't need dressing on it. We got just that and shared chicken tacos. Oh my gosh something so simple yet amazing. Disappointed they were out of empanadas as we heard they were to be especially good there. Others around us had lobster and couldn't stop talking about it. Little restaurant so expect... More

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Hancock, New Hampshire
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86 reviews 86 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

One can't eat Mexican food ALL the time, not matter how much one might love it. A local friend raves about their steaks so we decided to try it. Our visit left us fairly unimpressed. "American-style" steak is not particularly common in the area, so we were happy to see reasonably thick steaks. We were also happy to see the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Try the burgers! My husband had the guacamole and blue cheese burger! Yum!! You can't miss that one! I had the garlic shrimp...also delectable!!

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Keller, TX
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Had been hearing how great this place was from so many people the last couple of years. Being from Texas, we do a lot of grilling steaks, seafood, and veggies pretty much all year round so were thinking this place would be kind of lackluster for us. Man, were we wrong! We were there on the Mexican Mother's Day and... More

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This restaurant happened to be a few doors down from our hotel and was recommended by our bartender. We went the first time and had the best fresh grilled steak ever for half the price you would pay in the US. We went back and tried a different cut of steak -- same results incredible! The staff is very friendly,... More

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