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“Best fish on the island.”
Review of Tio Jose

Tio Jose
Ranked #138 of 369 Restaurants in Cozumel
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $20
Cuisines: Mexican, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Description: La Caletita del tio Jose is located next to the lighthouse at the carretera sur km 2.2.Right on the beach, relax and enjoy a cold beer with chips and salsa. Try our famous mango/strawberry margarita, 2x1 happy hour from 5 to 7 pm live music every day from 5 to 7:30pm.Great place for snorkeling. Very affordable prices ,great menu. Wi-fi available
Poughkeepsie, New York
1 review
“Best fish on the island.”
Reviewed January 14, 2013

I recently took a dive trip to Cozumel and stayed at the Blue Angel Hotel. There is a really great restaurant withing a block of the Blue Angel called Tio Jose's. We ordered the special--grouper with garlic sauce--and it was fantastic. I've eaten grouper all over the Caribbean and this was the best!!

  • Visited January 2013
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English first
Oakland, Ca
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26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Ever been to El Chico's? Chuy's? El Fenix?”
Reviewed November 2, 2012

Then you've had Tio Jose's....Not much more to say, typical atmosphere and food. Standard menu, typical below average taste. Service was good and staff were friendly. Definitely not worth making a special trip.

Visited December 2011
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