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El Camaron Dorado

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8th Norte, Cozumel, Mexico
+52 987 872 7287
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United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stopped here on the advice of Jerry and his 5 hour Cozumel tour. Delicious!!! Shrimp ceviche anything is amazing. Very inexpensive but completely delicious. Address may b wrong. It is definitely on Juarez unless 8th N is the cross street.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Great local flavor, very clean awesome service. Tried the shrimp quesadillas and heuvos con chayo ..perfect

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Great tacos and great prices. Looking forward to trying other items. The restaurant is located on Juarez and 120

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

My husband and I love the shrimp cerviche tortas and at 38 pesos (currently less than $2 US) the price can't be beat. Friends have ordered and loved the fried shrimp tortas and the tacos and tostados. It's located on the transversal a little past avenue 100.

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Cozumel
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

First, the adress listed is wrong, it is located on Juarez (also known as the transversal that goes from downtown to the other side of the island) just east of the gasoline station located on the corner. It doesn't look like much from the outside, but this place has great food for excellent prices. Very rare to find tourists there,... More 

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Coimbra, Portugal
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I asked the taxi driver for a typical Mexican restaurant with "mexican prices". He took us to Camaron dorado. OMG! The food was amazing and ridiculously cheap! 39$ for 5 people, and we ate SO much! Highly recommended for those who like to eat good food for great prices

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Spokane, WA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

It's on the way out of town towards the other side of the island but it's so worth it! I had octopus ceviche and shrimp tacos and my wife had chicken quesadillas. It was all excellent! We had a couple Cokes and the bill was like 10 bucks! Service was very friendly. This place is so worth it! Note...they don't... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in after a the tequila tour very friendly service real Mexican food at a great price. Nachos fish and shrimp tacos were very good would highky recomed this spot for the food prices and service

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

I ate mexican food in a lots of place in the world and this place is the best i EVER had! Cheap and delicious!

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Thank henriquegeaquinto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

We found this place to replace our previous go to place in playa del Carmen that is no longer there. This was a great new find and we will be going back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8th Norte, Cozumel, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 872 7287

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