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El Moro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$3 - US$13
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, Spanish
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
Reviews (993)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Never disappoints. Come here every trip to Cozumel. Ray must be the hardest working human I’ve ever seen but always makes you seem like you’re the most important customer there. Everyone loves Ray. No one leaves without a hug. Can’t recommend any selection over another....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Vacationer587843
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best margarita I had in Cozumel and the grilled shrimp were delicious and huge. Terrific service and the local ambience is what we were looking for in Cozumel instead of the "tourist" joints. A bit out of the way, but worth it.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Mary R
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the service to ANYTHING on the menu it’s never been less than a perfect meal on every visit. Great Experience.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cokerbud
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of seven on a quiet Monday evening. Most of us had beer, one ordered a cocktail which was not drinkable. Only two of us ordered the same thing, ceviche, which was average. Two others were happy with their meals, the other...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nozoeno
Reviewed 9 January 2019

These guys do an amazing job with the variety and taste of the food on the menu. They are fun, and they care about each and every customer. Don't forget to order the Mayan coffee at the end of the meal, the story and show...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jobrien0125
Reviewed 9 January 2019

Words cannot describe how wonderful El Moro is. Not only is the food fantastic, Ray is one of my favorite people. The conch ceviche is the best on the island. We talk about El Moro and Ray all year and can't wait to get back.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank bradyjoey
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

This is the second time we have eaten there, and it was better than the first! Everything was delicious and fresh. Best meal we have had in Cozumel! Great service too!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ly M
Reviewed 1 January 2019

Usually, I wouldn't go to a place that caters to the American crowd ... but given the reviews, we gave it a try. And it did not disappoint! They have an expansive menu that covers everything from what the kids would recognize/eat to what adults...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank billp25
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

Fantastic family atmosphere with AMAZING food! Highly recommend the Zacarias plate. It serves 2-10 or however large your group is with great variety and incredible flavor! Excellent large original margaritas! Highly recommend!!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 505jillg
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

Ate here last night in search of a great Mexican food fix away from our all inclusive hotel, and this dining experience totally hit the spot! Mango margarita, plantains, shrimp ceviche, and shrimp Barcelona were all EXCELLENT! Everything had great flavor, the service was pleasant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Majestyk007
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.
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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
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18 June 2016|
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Response from Y7424PHannas | Reviewed this property |
They don't take any credit cards
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