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Chen Rio

Cozumel, Mexico
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (24 reviews)
“shrimp” (26 reviews)
“guacamole” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
Cozumel, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We rented a scooter one day and came across this gem. The food was awesome!! The views were spectacular. Great swim area. Not good for snorkeling since it is on the east side. Highly recommend making a trip to this spot if you get the...More

Thank Shawn M
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Nice little place on the beach with beautiful views. The Seafood platter is wonderful and enough food for 4 people or more. Service was average, but sitting on the beach enjoying the food and views make this worth the stop.

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Good food and wonderful view. Fun little shack type feel right on the beach. We went there after going to the lighthouse and Punta Sur beach. Food came out fast too!

Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed February 18, 2018

This is a beautiful place to visit and grab a bite to eat. Great views, good people, and delicious food! We've been here several times and keep coming back.

Thank rsweet68
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

We spend the afternoon there the view is wonderful. Micheladas it's ok 80 pesos and guacamole and coco natural must try. But we try coctel mixto 160 and pescado a la mexicana 240 pesos 😲 were not the great.... I think is expensive but they...More

Thank Sol G
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

We ended up on the east side of the island due to the strong north winds. Not a whole bunch of options, but this one is fine for what it is: A bar/restaurant on the beach. We had some chicken and it was fine, as...More

Thank EZWash
Reviewed January 21, 2018

We decided to stop and relax and grab some Mexican food for lunch. The food and drink arrived quite quickly and we just relaxed & took in the scenery. The restaurant was quite full and there were people also on the beach. After we finished...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

What fun Chen Río is! Sitting outside watching people splashing In the water, having cold drinks and a seafood tray was the best! Service was excellent and menu selections were super!

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Our friends and I took a taxi from the port. This was my second visit in as many years. The restaurant is located on the beach. You sit under thatch palapa. The margaritas are tasty and gigantic. The food especially the seafood platter is large...More

Thank JetskiK65
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

We specifically stopped here for lunch following a friend’s recommendation. The surroundings were beautiful! Very peaceful & relaxing. We ordered the lobster which was overlooked & tasted like rubber. Way too overpriced for the quality.

Thank Jennifer C
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lejomial
May 24, 2018|
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Response from JetskiK65 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t recall a shower but restrooms were fine. Beach has lots of sand and gradual shoreline into water.
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enghelicious M
October 14, 2017|
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Response from Kendyl T | Reviewed this property |
It’s public! Anyone can go, have a bite to eat/drink, and enjoy the beach!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cozumel, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
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