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Los Otates

Avenida 15 entre adolfo rosado salas y tres sur, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 120 1076
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pozole” (86 reviews)
“tacos” (285 reviews)
“tongue” (23 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Avenida 15 entre adolfo rosado salas y tres sur, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pozole rojo was better than I can make and I make a mean pozole. The guacamole is made fresh, for each order. The prices are reasonable. The menu is in Spanish and English but you will probably need to point at what you want...More

Thank taxdestroyer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, but definitely island time. Do t be in a hurry. Outdoor seating so can be a bit warm in the summer. Open late.

Thank benjamin b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went twice on our recent visit. Highly recommended. Friendly staff. The Aztec soup is delicious as well as the tacos.

Thank jimmynshar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Real authentic tacos and more. Open air restaurant away from the tourist area. Frequented by locals.Very friendly wait staff. Attentive and fast. I had the taco trio. Grilled chicken, beef, and beef cheek all with queso. Prepared in kitchen at front of restaurant you can...More

Thank Two-Mile-Hi-Diver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped into this restaurant on the recommendation of a local ex-pat. Wonderful menu, staff and local flavor. My son had beef tongue tacos which were so good he ordered another set. My daughter, who as a rule doesn’t eat, ate her entire meal. I ordered...More

Thank kwhittaker74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Who needs frills when the food is so good. Doesn't disappoint. Service good too. Recommemded by friends

Thank kthespeachy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was looking for a taqueria away from all the tourists on main street. A local recommended Los Otates and I'm so glad he did. What a great place. It's open to the outdoors and way back on 15th Ave - when I got there...More

Thank BGBedm
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We visited here twice on our recent trip to Cozumel - once for take away and once to eat in. We tried a number of dishes (tacos, burritos, quesadillas, tortas), and we enjoyed everything we tasted. The guacamole in particular was amazing - and made...More

Thank Kay G
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Doesn’t look like much from the outside, but the food is very tasty! The guacamole was made fresh and there were a couple of hot sauces to choose from. I had the al pastor tacos. I would highly recommend!

Thank Sue E
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

The place was a great Mexican eatery. It had plenty of choices for everyone. The tacos were fantastic and the service was very fast. It was weird when they took our bill because it was a different server. And then it had to go through...More

Thank Taira L
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18 February 2018|
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Response from jultimb | Reviewed this property |
Never looked for one. Always get tacos al pastor. No Spotted Cow. Must try Fogon in Playa del Carmen. Their Queso Fundido is incredible.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 7
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 4:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 15 entre adolfo rosado salas y tres sur, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 120 1076
Los Otates has an ideal location, just 3.5 blocks from the ocean, and walking distance to the central plaza and ferry pier.
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