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El Coctelito

Avenida Rafael E Melgar | Between 10 and 12 North., Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 120 1503
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (28 reviews)
“shrimp” (25 reviews)
“trigger fish” (9 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Avenida Rafael E Melgar | Between 10 and 12 North., Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by a local friend and she was right. The food is delicious and the view is wonderful. We had the red snapper and breaded shrimps. They were both amazing. It is undoubtably “the place to eat” in Cozumel.

Thank Alfonso M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food but when I got check, was $1,207 pesos and $75.43 usd. 16 peso per dollar. Tried to charge card in pesos and they said it could not be done because my card was US issued! Really?!? Told waiter $7 usd difference would come...More

Thank piper38214
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place, well located to take wonderful photos at sunset. Coconut shrimp was awesome, service ok, drinks 2 for 1 at happy hour very worth the price and the size. Rest of my table had the fajitas and they were 'ok'. Enjoy!

Thank Luana0909
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Really bad service and the food was not tasty ! Plates arrived with cold food ! At the end they charged my card in USD without asking so they get an extra-comission ! Avoid this restaurant

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I went here twice within a week. The first trip was with a group of American friends on a Saturday night. The live music was good. The food was good/average. The wait staff seemed attentive. The second time I went was with a group of...More

Thank R2492GKwilliaml
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Our taxi driver recommended this place to us, as he was playing in a band there. It was fun, good food and drinks at good prices. Outdoor seating across from the ocean. Nice evening.

Thank halvie
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Went as a group of three couples, two of six of us wanted the whole fried fish of which they had snapper, grouper or hog fish. I ordered the hog fish since I had never tried it before and Jesus said that they are very...More

Thank T0enail
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We loved the open atmosphere and the ability to get a curbside table that overlooks the sea! Husband had hot cakes two mornings in a row and I had the fruit plate with yogurt, granola, and local honey. So fresh! We also went back for...More

Thank scubaprop4
Reviewed 18 February 2018

As we looked for a place to watch the Super Bowl, it was suggested that we try El Coctelito. This open sports bar serves standard Mexican fare and attracts tourists and as well as locals. They normally close at 7:00 but on this day stayed...More

Thank TS26_11
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Great prices, good variety and Awesome selection of Frozen Daiquiris! Fun Atmosphere, and spacious patio with great views of the ocean across the street.

Thank Jeff K
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Rafael E Melgar | Between 10 and 12 North., Cozumel 77600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 120 1503
El Coctelito the favorite place from locals. Our menu is based in seafood and some variety for those who don't eat them. We have a complete bar wuth the best beverages, free WiFi, kids zone, and an amazing ocean view, where we can look the most beautiful sunsets. A place with different promotions thinking in our locals and visitors. Please, come and prove why we are the favorite place!
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