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As featured in 3 Days in Cozumel and 1 other guide
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Av. Rafael E. Melgar | Juarez, Cozumel, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 872 0532
07:00 - 23:00
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Airdrie, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Located directly across the street from the ferry terminal, you'll find this little gem staff with amazing servers waiting to serve you whatever you need. We had a Pina Colada while we munched on complimentary salsa and taco chips, then were quickly served Beef and Chicken fajita's! I was shocked at how flavourful and tender the meat was! And the... More 

Thank Robby B
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have visited Palmeras with a group of 4 people. All of us ordered beef fajitas and draft dark beer. Both of the orders were more than perfect. I extremely recommend this combination.

Thank Kaan Ö
Sanford, North Carolina
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the food was excellent and the prices were good. you get to watch all of the activity in the square and the cruise ships coming into port. we also got 15% off from staying in the Suites Bahia.

Thank Jeffrey B
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

For many years, my first bite when I arrive at Cozumel is at Palmera's which sits on Cozumel's main street right in front of the ferry terminal/dock area. As the sun sets and after a long day of travel... I walk right up with my luggage and sit down at one of the tables facing the ocean to take it... More 

Thank bay_livin
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here several times, the Food, Service and Atmosphere is always Great! Wonderful Mexican Experience.

Thank baarons
Des Moines, Iowa
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I know it's not much but I LOVED this soup! Never had anything like it! The outdoor/indoor atmosphere of the establishment is great as well!

Thank doolers
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the location of this restaurant. Very clean and professional wait staff. QThey were able to accommodate our group of 6 within 30 seconds! Most of us got the guacamole, another couple got ceviche which they said was the best ceviche they have ever had. Our waiter Raphael was extremely fast and friendly. Kudos!!

Thank steinesy
Halton Hills, Canada
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is fantastic. Nice and fresh. You get a great view of the waterfront. Service is really good, food is tasty and prices are reasonable. Can't miss.

Thank PatrickRoja
San Diego, California
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being suckered into an all inclusive can sometimes limit people from exploring the town and eating out, I am SO happy we stopped here, we were sick of our hotel food at the Melia and wanted a nice dinner, well we got it! The location is spectacular right across the street from the ferry landing. Palmeras had great service, friendly... More 

Thank Nitzky
Toronto, Canada
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61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been twice to the restaurant and loved the food....great ceviche and fajitas, yummy guacamole too. Second time I was there with friends I got so, so drunk on 1.5 Margaritas I could not walk! Yes, they are large BUT I would like to know what Tequila and how much was put in my drink! I was unable to... More 

Thank Colleen R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Central American, International
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Rafael E. Melgar | Juarez, Cozumel, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 872 0532

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?