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El Cejas

Mercado 28, Avenida Sunyaxchen, Cancun 77500, Mexico
+52 998 887 1080
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“ceviche” (48 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (15 reviews)
“sea food” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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Mercado 28, Avenida Sunyaxchen, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

The food is actually good and the service is decent. The prices are not Mexican prices but Tourist prices. The shrimp cocktail was top notch

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

The food was really good. The staff was friendly and helpful. The atmosphere was okay, the music was good and at an appropriate level but there was constant traffic of those entering the Mercado 28.

Thank Martia K
Reviewed 25 March 2018

you may expect that this place is just a touristic attraction but it was not that way food was really good and even if many tourists around you feel like being in a good local restaurant fried whole fish was very good and not too...More

Thank Salvo B
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Mercado 28 is a bustling open flea market that’s full of vendors and great dining options, one of those being El Cejas. Met up with friends and enjoyed fresh guacamole, ceviche and Campechana (shrimp & octopus). The service was excellent and the food was served...More

Thank nerysm2017
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent Mexican foot in the heart of Mercado 28. Great service. You need to ask for Pico de Gallo. I took the R2 bus from the hotel zone and walked a couple of blocks.

Thank Jayne B
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Our taxi driver told us about this place, local seafood located within Mercado 28. This is probably where many of the Mexican tourists eat when they come to Cancun. Great atmosphere and friendly staff. We ordered a seafood platter including lobster, shrimp and white fish....More

1  Thank Sansanmo57
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for some drinks after browsing Market 28. The place was decorated very festively and packed full of locals. There was a Mariachi band playing when we arrived, which gave a nice vibe. We were not hungry, so I can't speak to the...More

Thank TerriMac13
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

When strolling through M28 search for this wonderful Mexican brasserie behind the palms where Mexican tourists enjoy the food they prefer

Thank Al O
Reviewed 1 February 2018

this resturant is in market 28 and is a great place to get local food and drinks. It is frequented by many locals and tourists alike. very good seafood choices on menu.the atmospere is great and the service is good.

Thank bob d
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Ate here twice, both times had a small order of ceviche and guacamole. I like that the plain fish ceviche gives a customer a choice of three sizes! Other types of ceviche available, too. Guacamole was biggest serving I ever had. My food tasted fresh...More

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18 April 2017|
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Response from Guillermo C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I’m too late to answer. As you already know the name is boquinete in Spanish. Well I hope you had a great time and come back soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mercado 28, Avenida Sunyaxchen, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: +52 998 887 1080
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