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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” (15 reviews)
“lion fish” (44 reviews)
“pasta” (25 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 days ago

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 4 days ago

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

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This place has a wonderful upstairs balcony to watch the sunset while actual Roman chefs prepare wonderful Italian cuisine for you. The bacon wrapped shrimp and tuna special were incredible. Additionally, they have an amazing homemade peach wine that is absolutely worth a try. Between...More

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Of all the places to find an AMAZING Italian restaurant! We were brought here by our Italian dive instructor who swore the pasta "is like from Italy." Well, I haven't been to Italy in 20 years, but I do know every single bite of food...More

Thank Ana C
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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
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
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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