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Aluxes Coffee House

Avenida Matamoros | Across from the bookstore, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
+52 1 998 218 5843
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“banana bread” (11 reviews)
“grilled tuna” (2 reviews)
“key lime pie” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Matamoros | Across from the bookstore, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

my wife and I were doing the golf cart thing on isla and got caught in a tropical down pour. we ducked in and spent an hour in a scene out of a movie. eating, talking to complete strangers, and being entertained by the owner....More

Thank krdaniel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very lovely people, amazing service, delicious food and the best margaritas and lemonade in Mexico made fresh.

Thank kateb924
Reviewed 5 April 2018

The food here was incredible. We stopped in one night for dessert and tried the stuffed shrimp because it looked so good. It was fantastic, then we had key lime pie with our Spanish coffee and Margaritas which David made perfectly. Ivonn, the chef told...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We came back to Isla Mujeres for Aluxes world class banana bread. Alas, they'd sold out. After contemplating excuses for missing the next day's flight so we could get our fix of banana bread, we opted to try the home made apple strudel. WOW. Head...More

Thank Gbmf
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Don't let the name mislead you ALUZES COFFEE SHOP is an understatement. Yesterday 3/3/2018 we met the chief at a local market and decided to visit his restaurant. We had the special which was Shrimp stuffed with cream cheese,wrapped in bacon. For dessert I had...More

Thank sedonapm
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome, the grilled tuna, blue cheese stuffed shrimp, skirt steak tacos, all mouth watering. Fun atmosphere, great attentive staff!! A MUST if visiting g Isla Mujeres!

Thank mstoneace
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Aluxes isn’t really a coffee shop but an excellent place for a seafood lunch. Fish tacos were outstanding as was the tuna steak. Small simple place on a side street just east of Hidalgo. We were greeted by the super pleasant owner and all good...More

Thank pdamiano88
Reviewed 20 December 2017

This small one man show has the right person running it. He waits, bartender and cooks - all while engaging you in wonderful conversation. Davi is from Baja - but is a world citizen. I loved my fish soup, and my wife had vegetable &...More

Thank cascobay_10
Reviewed 28 October 2017

food was great. we ordered nachos with amazing guacamole which was very delicious. I took hamburger, which was freshly made, and very tasty. The owner was super nice, he speaks great english (and spanish), and had great recommendations about Isla Mujeres and Baja California. He...More

Thank Maor V
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We are here almost everyday on our trip! The service was amazing. Almost everyone in our group was vegetarian so they accommodated for us and even made things that weren't on the menu. I had the divorced eggs 2 days in a row and they...More

Thank Janicka P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Matamoros | Across from the bookstore, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres
  • Phone Number: +52 1 998 218 5843
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