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El Moro

Avenue between 2 and 4 Streets North 75bis, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 872 3029
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (91 reviews)
“mole” (45 reviews)
“seafood” (41 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenue between 2 and 4 Streets North 75bis, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 855 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is a diamond in the rough. My family has been coming here for years. You will love it. A secret but great food

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This spot is situated in a typical Cozumel neighborhood. We were traveling with our kids (ages 9, 8, and 6) and wanted them to experience a more authentic Mexican meal. El Moro certainly delivered. The food is fairly priced and very delicious, especially the shrimp...More

Thank Mitch W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have eaten at El Moro many times. If you are staying on the island, you really must make a visit. The owners are amazing as is the food and drinks.

Thank MarcH43044
Reviewed 4 days ago

El Moro was amazing – again. The owners make you feel like family the minute you walk through the door! The aromas from the open kitchen tantalize you with what’s to come…and after our wonderful dinner (fish cooked absolutely beautifully!), we were treated with a...More

Thank divenewbie1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always come to El Moro every time we are in Cozumel. The food is authentic Mexican food and so reasonable! The staff is warm and welcoming It's like eating in your relative's dining room. The restaurant is also popular with divers who come here...More

Thank Teach220
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is clearly a family owned and operated restaurant. It is off the beaten path, not a touristy place, lots of local folks, with many x-pat Americans and Canadians. The service was exceptional and friendly. The food was great. The atmosphere was simple, clean...More

Thank Sandy2645
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the scond time, just this year to eat at my favorite spot. The food is grest, service outstanding, and a fun place to eat. The sexy Mexican coffee is the best on the island.

Thank alice d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Still at the top of our list after many years. As I told the owner/operator Ray, I can get great service and food many places in San Miguel. Here I can get all that, and be treated like family. Food and service from the heart.

Thank Hitdbeach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a GREAT restaurant. We had read about El Moro online and using Waze we easily found the restaurant. Others have claimed that it is hard to find but Waze took us right to the place. You will think you are really far off the...More

1  Thank Robert F
Reviewed 10 October 2017

El Moro was a great choice for dinner! There were 7 of us and all were happy with their meals which were varied. I had shrimp on a stick which was excellent. The service was terrific. This is a family run business and one of...More

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11 September 2017|
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Response from flyeroli | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we ahve never run into that problem. Since restaurant is in an out of the way location it is a good idea to call and check hours. Sorry for inconvenience.
26 July 2016|
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Response from zacharias2017 | Reviewed this property |
A B they are not a "seafood" restaurant.. they are a restaurant and have many "home cooking" selections of Beef Chicken & Seafood. And on Sunday they have a great Pork special that is prepared the night before and cooks all... More
18 June 2016|
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Response from anna s | Reviewed this property |
They don't take any credit cards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue between 2 and 4 Streets North 75bis, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 872 3029
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