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El Camaron Dorado

8th Norte, Cozumel, Mexico
+52 987 872 7287
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tortas” (5 reviews)
“fried shrimp” (3 reviews)
“ceviche” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Seafood
8th Norte, Cozumel, Mexico
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended to us by our dive boat captain as a fantastic breakfast / lunch spot and it did not disappoint. It is well off the tourist track and beloved by locals and the price / quality ratio is infinitely better as a...More

Thank CNorris82
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Fresh, tasty and cheap, but by far our best meal in Cozumel. Still dreaming of the squid tacos... Service was couteous and fast. A must for local tacos and tortes

Thank Fred-et-Clo
Reviewed 27 March 2017

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.

Thank j0ya0
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

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

Thank SweetTea101
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

Thank FoodieWineGuy
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...More

Thank luvnotworking
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,...More

1  Thank JRCZM
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...More

Thank TravellersInsight
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...More

Thank golfpmac
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

Thank Superlight70
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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