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Kool Fish Restaurant - CLOSED

5ta Avenida Esquina Con Calle 38 | Esquina Calle 38, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 803 0132
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Jun 27, 2016
“Not a great day at the beach”
Apr 11, 2014
“Very good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Mexican, Caribbean, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5ta Avenida Esquina Con Calle 38 | Esquina Calle 38, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed March 2, 2014

A decent place to eat on 5th ave on a budget. We had calamari rings (so so taste 2 of 5), i had a fried grouper (3 of 5), my wife had the mayan shrimp (4 out of 5), chips/salsa, a beer, a margarita, and...More

Thank Scott_B830
Reviewed February 25, 2014

We came to Mexico for the first time around two weeks ago and were told this would be one of the best but not so expensive restaurants that serve seafood and fish. We came to Kool Fish the very fist night hungry and tired after...More

Thank NataliaBykova
Reviewed February 15, 2014

There is nothing cool about this restaurant. Our waiter was very disinterested in us at our arrival, we had flag him down, and we were the only people there. The meal was not good, we had fish fillet, it was supposed to have habaneros but...More

Thank Baines47
Reviewed February 13, 2014 via mobile

Came recommenced by our apartment owner and did not disappoint. Had a nice fresh ceviche and the kool fish fillet special. Both were great. Had some guacamole to start and a litre of margarita to share which was nice and strong. Service was also pleasant...More

Thank msvalhalla
Reviewed February 13, 2014

Nothing exceptional but the service was quite good (they allowed us to sit even though they weren't opening for 20 min). We had ceviche and it was lovely and fresh. Not the best we've had but we are a bit fussy and it is a...More

Thank Sunsequitur
Reviewed February 7, 2014

We have eaten at Kool Fish 5 times in the past 2 weeks. The reason we have returned is because the service and food are great and the prices are reasonable. The supervisor, Jesus Palacios, actually reserved a fish for us because they had just...More

Thank smile0546
Reviewed January 15, 2014

Eat your way through the menu of fish tacos and tostadas! At 25 pesos a taco, these are concoctions of fresh seafood lightly flavoured with delicate dressings and a pile of fresh ingredients. Each order is accompanied by the pre-requisite basket of freshly cooked tortilla...More

Thank professorfun
Reviewed January 4, 2014

Went to Kool Fish based on a recommendation from someone staying down in PDC for a few months. We thought the food was pretty terrible. Guacamole - less than satisfactory. Ceviche - less than satisfactory. And the entrees - less than satisfactory (except for the...More

Thank KristinaT28
Reviewed January 1, 2014

After reading all the reviews we thought this would be a nice option for an early New Years eve dinner...wrong. It was just OK. Garlic fish (grouper) was not very tasty and the shrimp was just edible. The worst part was not noticing the 3...More

Thank Go2SunnyBeach
Reviewed December 29, 2013

Value and quality together. 2 meals at Kool fish this week, 2 great meals. Try the tacos, a great selection.

Thank david m
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$2 - $33
Good for
Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5ta Avenida Esquina Con Calle 38 | Esquina Calle 38, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 803 0132
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