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Coyote Joe's

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
113 Catalina Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 310-510-1176
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (8 reviews)
“potato tacos” (2 reviews)
“taquitos” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
113 Catalina Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My meal was fantastic, I had the Giant Wet Burrito! It was gigantic and wet with delicious sauce. I couldn't even finish it due to its large size. Also their homemade chips and salsa are to die for! Make sure you ask for the spicy...More

Thank EllGreen90
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is good, nothing to write home about, but one can sit on the patio and people watch while having a decent meal. The chips and salsa were the highlight of the meal, as both tasted pretty fresh, but the salsa could use a...More

Thank CheekyMonkey12
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here on a food tour. We had a potato taco. The homemade tortilla was fried and food was very fresh. I would go back anytime for the fresh salsa it was awesome. Very reasonable priced and seemed to be a hot spot for the...More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So So food in the main tourist area. A little high priced for the quality of food. I would not go there again.

Thank TravelLind
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 8 of us wandered in and sat at the bar. We had time to kill before getting on the ferry, so we ordered drinks. The service was fast and attentive. Andres, our bartender was friendly and engaging. We ordered a variety of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and service! Great chips and salsa! Great location! We very much enjoyed our evening here, including the margaritas!!

Thank Laurie S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 6 and had a great meal. Loved the atmosphere and service. Right off the strand, and near all the ambiance of the island.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Coyote Joe's is classic Mexican food and you can sit inside or outside and soak up the Avalon Boardwalk sites and sounds or just people watch... Staff is very friendly, attentive and they know Catalina and are willing to divulge. Food is great and at...More

Thank GregJ1964
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

I ordered the vegetarian quesadilla. On the menu it says it has cheese, tomatoes,avocado, blacks beans, and peppers. What was delivered was a cheese quesadilla with some peppers and carrots inside. A few pieces of avocado on top. I took one bite and realized this....More

Thank Melissa E
hugh b, General Manager at Coyote Joe's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

I apologize you didn't have a good experience with us, we appreciate the feedback and I will do my best to use it to help us improve. Could you please tell me what time and day you were dining with us, and possibly describe your...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Wow, great breakfast! This is a popular restaurant on Catalina. Well worth the short wait for a table. We traveled to Catalina with friends and this breakfast was an "on our own" - kind of couple's time - until we all ended up at Coyote...More

Thank RikiUSA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Catalina Ave, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Catalina Island  >  Avalon
  • Phone Number: +1 310-510-1176
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