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El Foco


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


$4 - $25
Mexican, Latin, Caribbean, Bar, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you want real Mexican tacos you can't find a better place. A big, stand-up wooden menu will be brought to your table. Please don't just order the stuff you eat at Mexican restaurants at home. Stick to the tacos on the left side of...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Michael P
Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

Had tacos and guacamole here a couple of times last weeks. The non alcoholic margaritas were awesome, tacos really good, but the guacamole...... you’d write home about that!!! Tried it all around Cozumel...as we like to eat at a different spot each night.... but we’re...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bill c
Reviewed February 23, 2019

A bit off the path - back a street from the main drag. But worth the walk. Great tacos and a wide variety. Good beer selection. Fresh made and the tortillas were wonderful too! Worth the trip!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank T6209SKcherylc
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

This is hands down my favorite taqueria in the world. Their beef ribs tacos loaded with their amazing pico de gallo speaks to my soul in a way that no other taco has before. I can also vouch for their arrachera and guacamole. The pork...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed January 13, 2019

Off the beaten path great little restaurant. The Aztec soup is amazing. Great little mom and pop restaurant with everything made to order.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kevin-Cris
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Stopped at El Foco for dinner based on a recommendation. We were the only customers at the time (due to season and it being late afternoon/early evening) but it gave us a chance to talk with the owner who is a great guy. Food was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank luv2playfootball
Reviewed September 19, 2018

This was recommended by a local as a good place for tacos, so I did as the locals do and ordered tacos. They were tasty, the service was fast and efficient and my juice served in a very big glass. Seemed to be the kind...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank top_mango
Reviewed March 25, 2018

We had a group of 17 and brought our fish from the days catch. The owner made us tacos that were outstanding. This place is a true gem, all kinds of tacos served in large portions. They have a full-service bar and their pricing is...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank tmdavis2941
Reviewed March 12, 2018

This is a nice local place and a littel bit away from the main tourist area. The food was ok. It tasted good, but we had some sore stomache after eating.... Very mexican way of making beef and pork in a jummie way!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank MistaPresident
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

This was not a fancy restaurant but the food was excellent. The food was served family style and that made it easy to share with others in our group. We can’t wait to go here again next year.

Date of visit: February 2018
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