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Fernando Junior's Lobster House

Carretera San Juan Km. 4.5 | Across the street from Playa Azul Hotel, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 107 3116
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“key lime pie” (52 reviews)
“lobster tail” (70 reviews)
“rice” (58 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Carretera San Juan Km. 4.5 | Across the street from Playa Azul Hotel, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 421 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You have to go and test the lobsters there ...! We were like if we were at home! Fernando is a real human being, love talk with people and share his place..... I do recommend this place in Cozumel

2  Thank myriambel25
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a group of 9 there for dinner -- it had been rated #1 restaurant in Cozumel by Travel Advisor, and it truly lived up to its name. The lobster was absolutely heavenly! The service was impeccable, and Jimmy really entertained us with his...More

1  Thank Sherry C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great restaurant only a few minutes ride from the main strip. It is open air and filled with atmosphere. The lobster was excellent and the waiter was wonderful! They also gave us a delicious after dinner drink. Lastly, the key lime pie is homemade...More

1  Thank ctip6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are two lobster house restaurants side be side owned by brothers. We went to the one on the left and it was so amazing we went back the next night. The had excellent bread, salad, steak, lobster to die for and a red snapper...More

Thank Toni R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the food, best lobster meal I've had in a long time, great drinks and excellent service by our waiter Jimmy, loved the ambiance. The reason I am giving three stars is because we had a little situation paying, they only take cash which is...More

1  Thank Teamseip
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were directed here by other reviews from the hotel and it did not disappoint. The atmosphere was romantic with a candle lit dinner. It was easily the best meal by a landslide we had while we were on the island. Its across from the...More

2  Thank isthatyourdog
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Had the best lobster ever. Been to this island 24 x's. You buy ur lobster by the pound. Comes with steamed carrots, potatoes & chayote. Best rice too. Service was above most

2  Thank bradwest2006
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Only crocodile we got to see on Cozumel was at the lobster house! The atmosphere was very cool and the staff were all helpful and friendly. Not the cheapest meal we had on the island but it was a good treat. We really liked being...More

3  Thank O6089GOthomasw
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Best Lobster and Key Lime Pie Ever!! All the employees were so nice and even the owner came out to meet us! We were there at closing time and were invited to watch them feed the crocodile/alligator that lives in the lagoon. 🐊

2  Thank Cori O
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Thanks to all the people on TripAdvisor who guided us to the correct, original location (FYI it's the first establishment with the Fidel statue out front). As promised we were greeted by owner, Fernando who welcomed us the way you'd welcome someone into your home....More

2  Thank peacelove_daisy
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4 February 2016|
Response from Marisa C |
Yes cash only!
24 May 2015|
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Response from 87owen | Reviewed this property |
The ORIGINAL Lobster House is cash only. I don't know about the new guys who opened next door under the same name.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera San Juan Km. 4.5 | Across the street from Playa Azul Hotel, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 107 3116
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A romantic place in which lobster is the only main dish served, we have been doing it for 33 years to serve you the best in town! We also have daily appetizers and dessert
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