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El Sushi de Holbox

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Tiburon Ballena s/n | Plaza Comercial el Pueblito, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
529841329507
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Description: El Sushi de Holbox is the best asiatic restaurant in the Island. Our...
El Sushi de Holbox is the best asiatic restaurant in the Island. Our starter, fresh tuna tiradito won the first price on the holbox gastronomic awards. The terrace has a wonderful atmosphere as it is hidden from the noise of the street. Come and enjoy of our chefs rolls as sakana roll, niguiris or just a delicious margarita!
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Best sushi in southern Mexico

I was in this restaurant a year ago, and being honest it was so good I had to come again in my next visit to Holbox, I am back at Holbox and had to go back to this delicious sushi bar, best sushi I've tried in southern Mexico!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I was in this restaurant a year ago, and being honest it was so good I had to come again in my next visit to Holbox, I am back at Holbox and had to go back to this delicious sushi bar, best sushi I've tried in southern Mexico!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

Great environment, nice staff, awsome sushi, definetly gonna come back if I return to Riviera Maya!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

Hard to pronounce correctly but Great Island to visit. Small Fishing Island so as expected Outstanding Seefood Restaurants and for Sushi this is the best on the Island. It offers all the popular Rolls and including Calamari, octopus and Shrimp rolls and a few not normally found in Sushi Rest. Be preparaed to experience a somewhat primitive lifestyle here, streets... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We were wowed by the sushi we tried, so much so we came back twice. The waiter was very attentive and spoke excellent English. He helped us make our choices with excellent recommendations. The setting was nice, overlooking the street, great for people watching and the prices were very reasonable. Sakuna is a must to try as well as the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Go there! Had 2 great rolls, can't remember the names of both -- one was called two tuna and the other was a spicy one with siracha. Also had the edamame appetizer which had a spicy salt sprinkled on top - interesting and fun. you won't be disappointed. takes Visa

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Hamburg, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

sushi is fine, but not the best noodles with shrimps and coconut .- too sweet plus the noodles are just ramen noodles, it does not really taste like shrimp, just sugar noodles with chicken.- too much cabbage it is not a must in Holbox, go to las Panchas if you really want something good!

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Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

very, very good and delishes Sushi and very friendly staff and owner. I recommend this place to everyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 via mobile

Excellent variety and some interesting combinations that we hadn't experienced before. Ingredients all tasted fresh and we knew about cream cheese being fairly standard in Mexican sushi so weren't surprised or disappointed. The service was also excellent and very attentive. All in all, an enjoyable evening watching life go by on the street and eating great fresh sushi!

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Went here mostly for the hubby who likes sushi. Everything looked so pretty that I had to try. It was fantastic. Fresh, flavourful, fantastic. Great service too. My fav meal on the island. It's upstairs so don't miss it. Will definitely go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Hard to believe but true: one of the best sushi in Mexico and possibly beyond lives on this small island! A revelation :-)

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Address: Tiburon Ballena s/n | Plaza Comercial el Pueblito, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
Phone Number: 529841329507
Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Holbox Island
Average Prices: USD $3 to $15
Cuisine: Asian fusion, Sushi, Asian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Tiburon Ballena s/n | Plaza Comercial el Pueblito, Holbox Island 77310, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Holbox Island
  • Phone Number: 529841329507

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $3 to $15
  • Cuisine: Asian fusion, Sushi, Asian

Description

El Sushi de Holbox is the best asiatic restaurant in the Island. Our starter, fresh tuna tiradito won the first price on the holbox gastronomic awards. The terrace has a wonderful atmosphere as it is hidden from the noise of the street. Come and enjoy of our chefs rolls as sakana roll, niguiris or just a delicious margarita!

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