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La Perlita

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Avenida 65 Bis Norte 70, Cozumel 77620, Mexico
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Wood River, Illinois
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The ambiance of this place was amazing. The staff was excellent and very accommodating. When we placed our order of lobster, they brought it out it show us the fresh catch of the day. My garlic butter lobster was excellent as well as the lion fish my husband ordered. We was shocked at how cheap our bill was. We will... More 

Thank beachbunny19
Katy, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved every single dish I had there. The place is a little more in land therefore not visited by a lot of tourists. We like renting a scooter and going around the island. We go to Cozumel 2x year and La Perlita is our favorite place.

Thank 222boze
Gulf Breeze, Florida
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I like this restaurant away from the tourists trap I always take fish so I cannot talk about the meat produce but the filets and cebiche are wonderful the waiters are mostly friendly the only complain I have is about the seating arrangement the chairs are not the most comfortable the owners have an organic farm on the island and... More 

Thank annaisa1
Arlington, Texas
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant at the advice of one of our hotel waiters. We asked where we could get the best seafood in town. He recommended La Perlita and it did not disappoint. The food was great. The waiter we had was very helpful and did speak English. I think the pricing was reasonable for Mexico - much less... More 

Thank smaranto
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On Monday they serve lobster on promotion. Nothing bombastic but simply good! High quality over price ratio.

Thank Bart G
Alexandria, VA
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went twice we liked it so much. Great service, big smiles, we'll run restaurant. We saw the fresh fish being delivered. Well worth the extra $2-3 cab ride.

Thank mimansfeld
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146 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was here for lunch. I have the whole fish and is very excellent. a very good place for local seafood.

Thank winsir
Athens, Alabama
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best place in town for Lionfish.They serve it many ways..I don't like cerviche but the closer to raw you can stand Lionfish the better it is.And I am not a fish eater...

Thank Yarg H
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Get a taxi - well worth it! Fabulous fresh seafood- shown red snapper from the cool box - cooked whatever way you choose - grilled with garlic butter- gorgeous! Complimentary snacks - friendly and helpful waiters - spoke English and suggested a shark starter to share - delicious- Very good value - loved it Thanks guys

Thank Junemcminn
Pacific Coast Australia, Australia
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Had a great lunch here, as recommended by Dan, our host at Casita de Maya. Attentive service & lovely food. Octopus was yummy.

Thank Lee M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Soups
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 65 Bis Norte 70, Cozumel 77620, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: 869-8343

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?