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New Especias Restaurante

Calle 3 Sur | Entre 5ta Avenida Sur y 10ma Avenida Sur, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 869 7947
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“peach wine” (17 reviews)
“lion fish” (45 reviews)
“pasta” (27 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 3 Sur | Entre 5ta Avenida Sur y 10ma Avenida Sur, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the lion fish and a pitcher of home made peach wine. For desert we had the flambed fruit over ice cream. Decadent!

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We were greeted and treated like family. What a superb staff and the owner came shortly afterwards to introduce himself and make sure we were pleased the food was delicious. A must go place for authentic food and great service!

Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We just stopped in for a drink and appetizers but were warmly welcomed. Peach wine is really tasty, and appetizer menu is good. It was raining so we ate inside near the downstairs bar. All the tables were occupied. Really attentive service.

Thank texbear55
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Great food and wine. We sat upstairs, very quaint. Excellent service. Quite possibly the best cheesecake I have ever eaten.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Went here on a rainy night - Franklin had come to call. Covered but mostly open air so the wind and rain were heard. Excellent service and good food. Lots of different seafood dishes as well as some Italian favorites - pizza - lasagna -...More

Thank czmdivenut
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This is a place that will remind you more of Rome than Mexico. The tastes are authentic and they use the available local ingredients to present to you true Italian flavors. We were treated so well here as if they really wanted us back again....More

Thank NBTEx
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner here. Everything from the appetizers to dessert was delicious. The flavors and presentation were excellent. We also enjoyed their own peach wine.

Thank Mark1632
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We keep going back. And to date, we have never been disappointed. Ate here three times this last visit. The Roman chef knows his stuff and creates amazing taste treats that blend local ingredients with his oh-so-Italian training. Pro-Tip: the Panna Cotta is the best...More

Thank Kalligrafin
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I met 3 friends for dinner here and could not have been happier. The food just kept coming all the way to the birthday dessert at the end of our meal. We sat at the corner table on the second level that looked over the...More

Thank Scuba-Duner
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This was my fourth trip to Cozumel, and every time I dine at New Especias: it is one of my 'must go to' restaurants. It is located on a side street about two blocks south of the main square, It is not situated in a...More

Thank John_Beaufort_SC
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Jali P
1 August 2017|
Response from Feruccis | Property representative |
Good afternoon, yes we do, but just Visa or MasterCard. No American Express, sorry. Have a nice day!
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9 March 2017|
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Response from Jo W | Reviewed this property |
I dont know
5 June 2015|
Response from Feruccis | Property representative |
Is on the NEW ESPECIAS FB page...in "photo" there is an album calls Menu ..Thank you! :-) Cheers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 3 Sur | Entre 5ta Avenida Sur y 10ma Avenida Sur, Cozumel 77600, Mexico (Formerly Especias Restaurante)
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 869 7947
  • E-mail
Authentic Italian Restaurant in the middle of the mexican caribbean sea. Home made pasta, italian chef and we are famous for lion fish and sea food.Excelent options for meat lovers. A DIP in ITALY... #newespecias #byfrancescodiroma #bestitalianincozumel
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