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La Cabana del Pescador

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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North of town, opposite the Playa Azul hotel, Cozumel 77613, Mexico
+52 987 120 1399
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new york, ny
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited Cozumel as a family (husband wife, 2 kids) and went to this place twice in our two weeks. First with friends and other families, then as a couple. Great, simple menu, and you get to pick out your lobster. The steak was actually quite good and exceeded my expectations. We were told that this place should not be... More 

Thank aubrey1234
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is extremely good, ask for the soup of the day and the shrimp covered with bacon, and of course the lobster, one of my favorite lobsters from around the world

Thank Carlos A
Vancouver Island, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

We had the lobster which was fabulous! My husband had the key lime pie for desert which he couldn't stop talking about for the remainder of our trip! Would highly recommend this restaurant if you like lobster!

1 Thank ridgedawg
Athens, Georgia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We eat here every time we visit Cozumel. You can select your own, fresh lobster tail. Their Cerviche is fantastic! I highly recommend this restaurant.

1 Thank Michelle W
Browns Mills, New Jersey
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51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

We ate dinner here on our first night of our June 2016 trip. We stayed at El Coz, which is a short 5-10 minute walk down the street, and since we paid so little to stay there, we decided to eat out every night. The ambiance is fantastic. It is dimly lit and felt very cozy. We were offered bug... More 

1 Thank Melissa D
Gulf Breeze, Florida
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

very expensive for what it is ,the specialty of the restaurant is lobster by the weight the restaurant is on the jungle side and the mosquitos are very present we could not stay we were eaten alive

1 Thank annaisa1
New Orleans, Louisiana
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81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

I can't say enough about the staff and management at La Cabaña del Pescado. You could easily pass it up, but make sure you go to the correct restaurant - it's located right between the key lime pie factory and the original lobster house. When visiting in May this year, we had a really bad experience with the original lobster... More 

3 Thank caribbeantravelcielo
Eagan, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

I got the lobster tail, I was a bit shocked at the price, but it was really good. My wife had the steak, she said it was seasoned well but nothing special.

1 Thank Matt D
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

Enrique's uncle at Villa Blanca Hotel recommended this restaurant and we were more than pleased! We chose La Cabana so we could have fish with our meal. The shrimp, lobster, steak, and fish were cooked to perfection. Everything was extremely fresh and juicy. Even the side vegetables were incredible. The atmosphere is great. They were playing jazz all night. Needless... More 

1 Thank sweetmarlena
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

This place and the next door "Lobster House" are owned by brothers. We chose La Cabana because I could get fish and my wife lobster. She chose the lobster tail that suited her and I had fillet de Catalina. The Catalina sauce was tasty with just the right amount of kick. Lobster was done perfectly. We asked for extra butter... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Caribbean, Soups
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North of town, opposite the Playa Azul hotel, Cozumel 77613, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 120 1399

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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?