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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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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“key lime pie” (50 reviews)
“lobster tail” (69 reviews)
“rice” (56 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Caribbean, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Carretera San Juan Km. 4.5 | Across the street from "Playa Azul Hotel", Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 435 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was basically a joke! Just coming from Saint Martin where all the restaurants that claim to be a Lobster House really are... this place was a joke! The only Lobster you can get here is frozen, you can do better at your local supermarket....More

Thank diverrocks
FernandJr1, Manager at Fernando Junior's Lobster House, responded to this review

Sorry to hear that, you would be surprised in how many people prefer to choose their lobster while it's already dead.. I hope you didn't turn all your inconfomity against us, since we are just one of those many lobster houses you mention

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spot to eat or just hang out and listen to Juliuz play his electric funk i think he called it.. and jimmy is a great waiter .

1  Thank Robkid
FernandJr1, Manager at Fernando Junior's Lobster House, responded to this review

:) hope you enjoyed yourself

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No mosquitos last week when we were there. Went to both. Each had different great qualities. The one closest to town, fresh lobster. You pick it out, its weighed, cooked and brought to your table. My husband isn't lobster eater, but really enjoyed it. Romantic....More

3  Thank Jean M
FernandJr1, Manager at Fernando Junior's Lobster House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are glad your Non-lobster eating husband enjoyed as well

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading all the fantastic reviews here we decided to check the restaurant out, given that our hotel was across the street. We realized 5 minutes in that the place had a whiff of a tourist trap... all clientele = gringos without a word of...More

1  Thank Erika H
FernandJr1, Manager at Fernando Junior's Lobster House, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear you were not completely satisfied with the food, but I am thrilled to let you know we have regular customers from all over the world, including locals who come every once in a while, and just for the record..the crocodile can...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

We walked across the street from our hotel into when of the great welcomes of all times. Jimmy escorted us to our table and the rest of the evening we were in his hands. We each had a Lobster tale and it was totally delicious....More

4  Thank Shirley S
FernandJr1, Manager at Fernando Junior's Lobster House, responded to this review

We really aprecciate your review, and are really glad you enjoyed your evening, hope to serve you again!

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

The staff here was working so hard to make sure we had everything we needed, and that we were having a great time. The food was delicious from the bread to the rice too of course the lobster! One of our favorite things about the...More

2  Thank traveldancers
FernandJr1, Manager at Fernando Junior's Lobster House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We try our best to make you evening as pleasant as possible, and Juliuz, our guitar player, he is one of the best (if not THE one) you'll find around town. We're very glad you enjoyed our service and will...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

My daughter and I came here for dinner while on a girls trip. I saw it had great reviews but wasn't sure what to expect. My daughter ordered a lobster tail and I had a fish entree. Both were delicious! My daughter got to pick...More

1  Thank cprzybyl
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The staff and the food was wonderful great live music was a very nice treat to get away from our hotel to this way I would have recommended if you love Lobster because that's the only thing on the menu. Prices for very reasonable in...More

2  Thank Mike K
FernandJr1, Manager at Fernando Junior's Lobster House, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment! We have been told our food is really good before and it makes us very happy :) im glad you liked it as well! (And just for the record, we have key lime pie as well on our place, it's...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

Man has this place gone downhill, we've been here before and had great meals, not this time. My son wanted to come here for his 21st birthday dinner, he's been to Cozumel 5 or 6 times and has been to the Lobster House before. His...More

1  Thank DiveLaster
FernandJr1, Propietario at Fernando Junior's Lobster House, responded to this review

I´m so sorry to hear you had a bad experience, unfortunately, there are 2 places with the same name. We actually had to change the name of our place to "Fernando Jr´s Lobster House"...was your experience in this establishment?

Reviewed 26 March 2017

I believe this place has the best lobster around... nice atmosphere, love the tree cover up and sometimes you get to see the alligator that lives there, her name is Melissa... but the lobster is sooo good and a very nice big tail for the...More

4  Thank rawbrat
FernandJr1, Propietario at Fernando Junior's Lobster House, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to visit!, hope to see you soon!

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LovesNewExperiences
Is this cash only? No credit cards?
4 February 2016|
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Response from Marisa C |
Yes cash only!
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LOWEPLACES3
Do they accept credit cards?
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 40
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Description
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