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Kondesa Restaurant

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456 5th Ave between 5th & 7th Street, Cozumel 7760, Mexico
+52 987 869 1086
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Annapolis, Maryland
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We really love the atmosphere of this restaurant and so we chose it for our Christmas dinner. We also really love the owner Daniel. He is the consummate host at all of his places. My husband loves the Kondesa Kakes which is lionfish wrapped in a potato cake. I feel like the potato takes away from the taste of the... More 

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Thank LadyNitrate
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38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My wife and I had dinner at Kondesa last night. We made reservations through the restaurant web page but didn't need to have them even on a Saturday night. We ordered a pitcher of margaritas which was tasty but not very strong. I started with the lion fish cakes which were excellent and worth the trip to Kondesa. My wife... More 

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Thank paul w
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I love it here. The food is really good, not oversized.. And the cocktail drinks are amazing. I love having dinner here, the place is beautiful!

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Thank Saskiamsp
Guadalajara, Mexico
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The atmosphere was lovely in the garden setting, we fell in love with Dexter and José our waiter was excellent. The queso fundido with chorizo was delicious! We all had the cath of the day in different presentations and really like it. My dish was the pepita, my tuna wasn´t seared it was cooked well done hoewever it still tasted... More 

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Thank angiem6090
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The only reason I didn't give 5 stars is because I've had better churros. They we're still good, just not great. However, everything else was absolutely wonderful! We were sat and taken care of promptly by the super friendly staff. Drinks and dinner were great. We had very attentive service, even after the restaurant had filled up. The whole place... More 

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

In December I had a great experience at Kondesa'a Wednesday cooking class with Chef Oscar. It was a hands on class giving me the opportunity to make the sauces and dishes Chef demonstrated. The first treat was a signature margarita rimmed with Tajin pepper flakes rather than salt. It did not disappoint. Chef shares some of his "secrets" for outstanding... More 

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Thank Lake85Girl
Vicenza, Italy
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent meal. This is a must-visit restaurant in Cozumel. Absolute everything is delicious. The patio seating is spacious and lovely. It was extra special having the resident cat visit our table periodically.

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denver
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location, great value and great food! Highly recommend this place. The food and service is outstanding. We will come back and send friends here again.

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Thank SPGplatinumTenYears
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I went for a romantic dinner but were disappointed. The seating is open concept (no walls) and personally felt like we were in museum installation. There was no sense of privacy. I ordered the Tuna, which was the catch of the day, and got served a piece so full of sinew I couldn't cut through it. The... More 

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Viareggio, Italy
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75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Kondesa after dining at Kinta, its sister restaurant. Same owner from Colorado. Like Kinta, Kondesa enjoys a nice setting in a spacious garden. For starter we shared a nice salad. One of the dishes it came in was chipped. For main course I had an excellent fish of the day, which was tuna, barely seared, topped by... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 9
Cuisine
Mexican, Caribbean, Seafood, Contemporary, Fusion
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 456 5th Ave between 5th & 7th Street, Cozumel 7760, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 869 1086

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?