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El Fish Fritanga

Blvd. Kukulkan KM.12.6 Hotel Zone | Between La Europea & Dominos, Cancun 77504, Mexico
+52 998 840 6216
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (107 reviews)
“orange shrimp” (16 reviews)
“calamari” (45 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Blvd. Kukulkan KM.12.6 Hotel Zone | Between La Europea & Dominos, Cancun 77504, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Found this place on TA while looking for places close to our hotel. It was about a 10 minute walk from our hotel, so we decided to take a stroll and enjoy the evening. The restaurant is hidden behind a street vendor which might be...More

Thank elchaco
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Well we saw DDD on the food network and saw Guy try this place so we did too. I had the fish tacos and thought they were really good. My friends had 4 cheese pasta, grilled fish and cerviche and all thought there's was the...More

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Grupo F, Gerente at El Fish Fritanga, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Dear FishLover, Thank you for posting such a great note about your meal a El Fish Fritanga. We will share your wonderful comments with our team as we are certain that they will be glad to read such remarkable review. We truly hope to have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atmosphere of this hidden gem makes it a great find. Hidden below a street-level fry shack, the restaurant has tables under thatched roofs sitting on the sand. The coconut shrimp were awesome! A mariachi band was strolling among the tables, adding to the fun...More

Thank pfunk7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by their street-front stand for a to go lunch. We enjoyed three types of tacos: breaded fish, shrimp and tinga de pollo. Our toddler enjoyed his chicken tinga quesadilla so much we had to order a second one. Four tacos per adult served...More

Thank fpb3888
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always a lovely lunch or dinner here and practically right on the bay! Great big fans if it’s really hot. Service is wonderful. I highly recommend it.

Thank JeanneC669
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved eating with our toes in the sand. There was a small playset for the kids too, as well as swings, so they were entertained. Beautiful atmosphere -- I would never have imagined it when I saw the place from the road. In fact,...More

Thank whitesandbeach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On my 10th trip to Cancun, I finally realized there is more to this place than a street level carry out. We always heard people next door when we were at La Habichuela Sunset and couldn't figure out what restaurant it was. Anyway, we tried...More

Thank advonefin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten here 5 times in 3 days. Everything we ate has been marvellous. The shrimp in Apricot sauce is our favourite so far. In error I paid the bill using a $US 100 instead of 100 pesos. The manager ran many blocks down...More

Thank Smurf1977
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here our first night, and loved it so much we came back twice more during our week stay in Cancun. Lovely atmosphere and delicious food. Mmmm... bacon-wrapped shrimp.

Thank OriginalUB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here twice during our month long stay. The food is always very good. Service can be abit slow when they are busy. Be sure to retuest the bill as soon as you are done, as it does take awhile to receive it.

Thank Jeanne W
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16 October 2017|
Response from Diane E | Reviewed this property |
Yes-Make a reservation. $25 to $30 per person for food, depending on which dishes you order
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blvd. Kukulkan KM.12.6 Hotel Zone | Between La Europea & Dominos, Cancun 77504, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 840 6216
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Blvd. Kulkulcan, between La Europea and dominos pizza - you see 2 stools & take-out, but go behind and downstaris-waterfront w/ ceviche tostadas! YES
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