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Medina, Isla Mujeres 77500 , Mexico
+52 998 883 0398
00:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 00:30 - 23:00
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San Antonio, Texas
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I truly enjoyed my meal at this sea side restaurant. Relaxed atmosphere and great staff. I had nachos, lobster, flan and a fresh coconut for about $32.00. I will be going back in December.

Thank J3971UAdianeb
Hartford, Connecticut
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79 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We got off the ferry and stumbled into this restaurant and was presently surprised! We ordered guacamole first and the portion was big and satisfying. We then ordered the fish soup and decided to split a fried fish. Thankfully we did because the fish was huge and fresh.. They actually brought out three different fresh fish for us to choose... More 

Thank Kenneth P
Guillermo A, Community Manager at Mocambo, responded to this review

Hi Kenneth These ferry trips make the day very tired fortunately we are next to the dock to enjoy the wide variety of seafood we have for you . We will wait for you amigo :) More 

Conroe, Texas, United States
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Good service. Cocktails were fresh and good. The mujeres special was great. Lobster, octopus, fish, shrimp. Good time with friends

Thank TxPi239
Fresno, California
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great meal at mocambo! Good service, great food, good drinks and absolutely beautiful view. Known for their lobster dishes and well worth it

Thank sunloverkeri
Kansas City, Missouri
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278 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We did a day trip to Isla Mujeres and decided to try this place as we walked. We werent disappointed. We tried fish and shrimp tacos and for those orders (3 tacos per) and three drinks the total was $11!

Thank JamesLaws
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Wandered in here as soon as we dropped off our bags at our casa. Though it was a bit of a risk being so close to the ferry terminal, but we ended up going back 3 times. Ceviche serve was huge and delicious, husband was very happy with his fish tacos. We personally witnessed the fresh fish coming into the... More 

Thank WorkerBrisbane
Central Texas
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the paella! Full of seafood, and delicious. Good marina waterfront atmosphere. Fried shrimp dinner was also a great meal. Order a Sol Beer and you're set to enjoy!

Thank nv1009
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

We were so looking forward to eating here, especially after a very long, stressful day of travel. The place had only changed a little in the five years since our last visit. That was a relief! We sat under the roof (already it was too warm for us to sit outside) and savored a beer and their tortilla chips &... More 

Thank SleepyL
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

We came to isla muerjas for lunch We had the whole fried grouper ... It was EXCELLENT .. Chips and salsa with tortillas and the best shrimp ceviche .. Definite come back and our server Angel was on top of it ..

Thank Luvtomingle
Chelan, Washington
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105 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

After a day on the Island we asked around for a great restaurant for dinner. We loved the food here - but $100.00 us (for three entrees& 2 drinks) was a bit of sticker shock . Still, it was great food, good service and good location near Ferry terminal.

Thank KJR4

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Central American, Spanish, South American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:30 - 23:00
00:30 - 23:00
00:30 - 23:00
00:30 - 23:00
00:30 - 23:00
00:30 - 23:00
00:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Medina, Isla Mujeres 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres
  • Phone Number: +52 998 883 0398

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?