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El Moro

Avenue between 2 and 4 Streets North 75bis, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 872 3029
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (94 reviews)
“mole” (46 reviews)
“seafood” (41 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Avenue between 2 and 4 Streets North 75bis, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Reviewed August 5, 2015

Made two visits this year... Sopa de Lima. Get it. Best I've ever had and it isn't close. First visit I had Sopa de Lima and Conch in garlic butter - both absolutely wonderful. Second visit had Sopa de Lima and the mixed ceviche -...More

Thank aborgman
Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

And excellent service too. Margaritas are to die for but be careful as they will hit you before you get dinner! The conch is excellent as are all the shrimp dishes. We ate here six out of seven nights. The family remembers you from previous...More

Thank Akaull
Reviewed July 30, 2015

The waitstaff at this restaurant WORK to keep you happy. On our visit, everyone that my wife and I interacted with was smiling, helpful, and running around the restaurant to keep the customers happy. They are determined to make your visit a happy one. The...More

Thank Ryan K
Reviewed July 26, 2015

Waiter was very friendly and helpful but we didn't get his name. He spoke excellent english and offered suggestions for entrees which we accepted. The chicken skewer was excellent with rice and black bean sauce. My shrimp meal was outstanding but I have no idea...More

2  Thank Caribbean_Holidaz
Reviewed July 24, 2015

Ray makes you feel like family when you visit El Moro. The food is extraordinary and I encourage you to explore the menu because everything is delicious. I've gone with Ray's recommendations and have not been disappointed. (Believe him when he says the habanero that...More

1  Thank VBoggio
Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

The most memorable aspects is the passion the family has for their restaurant. Our server couldn't stop telling us about the food and with such passion. Had the seafood platter to share and it was excellent. Get in a taxi, ask for El Moro, you...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

We came here for dinner because we read about the place in many places online. The food was excellent and the service was great and inviting. Would recommend it to anyone wanting to have a great meal for a more then reasonable price !

Thank Almog B
Reviewed July 19, 2015

We had a hard time looking for El Moro on our rental bike (I believe the avenue turned out to be not 80 but 75 bis) but were very happy to find it open on Sunday at 4 pm. Our drinks were "aguas frescas" made...More

1  Thank didobas
Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

OMG. This local little "hole-in-the-wall" (said with great affection) was everything I hoped for, and more. We have been on-island a month, and El Moro easily competes with the "better" restaurants we have eaten at, as least as far as the food is concerned. The...More

Thank YoginiDiver
Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

Ray and everyone else at El Moro always make sure you enjoy your experience! The food is always amazing! Best pico and guacamole! Our group usually has the giant seafood platter....fish Veracruz, grilled shrimp, conch, fried shrimp....and more! YUM!!! The fajitas are great. My husband...More

Thank nlanders22
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Response from flyeroli | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we ahve never run into that problem. Since restaurant is in an out of the way location it is a good idea to call and check hours. Sorry for inconvenience.
July 26, 2016|
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Response from zacharias2017 | Reviewed this property |
A B they are not a "seafood" restaurant.. they are a restaurant and have many "home cooking" selections of Beef Chicken & Seafood. And on Sunday they have a great Pork special that is prepared the night before and cooks all... More
June 17, 2016|
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Response from anna s | Reviewed this property |
They don't take any credit cards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $13
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue between 2 and 4 Streets North 75bis, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 872 3029
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