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Las Palmeras

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Ave Rafael Melgar, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
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Palm Bay, Florida
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39 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

We had wanted a nice place for lunch after dining on the cruise ship all week and when we arrived were greeted but Joney and he was our waiter. The menu has many options and the portions were large and the ice tea was a welcome sight after attempting to drink cruise ship ice tea. This place has awesome food... More 

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Houston
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65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We used to visit this place some years ago for their outstanding pina coladas. We visited again May 2016 and were unpleasantly surprised. The pina colada was terrible and so was the food. We sent about 90% of our food back. When the waiter saw that he was picking up full plates, he apparently spoke with the manager and reduced... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

On our recent trip to Cozumel, we wanted a bite to eat before all of the local festivities began on Sunday night at 8PM in the town square. We first tried Fat Tuesday, but they informed us they only serve drinks at that time, no food. So we turned around and there was Las Palmeras. We were quickly seated at... More 

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St. Pete Beach, Florida
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59 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

For anyone visiting Cozumel, Mexico, I would highly recommend you try Las Palmeras restaurant which is located in the heart of downtown opposite the ferry station. It sits on the main street in front of a lovely plaza with numerous shops around the area. The restaurant is open air, and has tables next to the sidewalk along the front and... More 

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Tappen, BC
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

The location is great! Fish meal was made to perfection and the green salad was huge. And excellent margaritas!

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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

My family ate here for dinner one night during our week long trip to Cozumel. It was so good we came back for our last meal here before heading home. Wait staff was very good, drinks were great, but the highlight was the Tampiqueña steak. Wow...melt in your mouth delicious! Everything we ordered was really good (during both visits). Highly... More 

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Essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

We visited after a recommendation and was not disappointed. We were on the hunt for traditional Mexican food and we were able to have a large share plate tacos, tostados, enchilattas , salsa, more than I can remember and it was filling and delicious. Service was good and helpful, and the restaurant was impressive, with open frontage and fans, so... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

This is a great place for a quick, fresh meal amid friendly faces in Cozumel. We had a delicious meal of grilled jumbo shrimp preceded by fresh guacamole and a lovely frozen strawberry margarita. Fernando Castro was our server and he was friendly, efficient, and super-helpful! Highly recommend this place, its menu and the friendly staff, especially Fernando!

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Thank ljh1972
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

We have been going to this charming restaurant on the waterfront for decades -- and still find it a treat. The waiters are the friendliest and the food is served promtply and fresh. Lots of classic Mexican cuisine!

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

Nice setting, quick service, really friendly and attentive waitstaff. I enjoyed my visit there, it was my last day but I had gone sooner, would have returned!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave Rafael Melgar, Puerto Morelos 77580, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Puerto Morelos

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