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Paprika Mexican & Caribbean Cuisine

Carretera Costera Sur Km 4.5, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 872 2404
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (20 reviews)
“guacamole” (18 reviews)
“red snapper” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Carretera Costera Sur Km 4.5, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The atmosphere and wait staff were excellent, which is what drew us in. The food on the other hand was TERRIBLE!!! When ordering Poke bowl, and you see the picture in the menu- it shows tuna raw...exactly what I wanted. The Tuna was WAAAAAAAAAY OVER...More

Thank xcountrychamp27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is always great when you have a meal that is memorable for all the right reasons. We stopped in here today with myself, my wife and four kids. At first we felt that it was a bit pricey... and yes, there are not really...More

Thank JukeboxMama
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would not go out of my way to eat here. It was next door to us though and decided to try it. Nothing special about the food and the service wasn't the best and it wasn't even crowded when we ate there. There's just...More

Thank mgh564
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had some time before catching the ferry and decided to stop in here for a bite- what a great find! The fish was fresh and delicious and the servers were courteous and friendly. A definite must if you’re looking for authentic Mexican food.

Thank Kmarleta
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Authentic and beautiful restaurant! We loved the shrimp tacos and the guacamole - delicious! Great service and reasonable prices. Loved it!

Thank S0phie40
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This restaurant is a short walk from the Royal Caribbean pier so we adventured down there after our morning at the beach. The service was great and we enjoyed the guacamole, fish tacos, and cheese quesadillas we had for lunch that day. My daughter enjoyed...More

Thank EllenB806
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing coconut shrimp and red snapper. Best Mexican Rice we have had on this trip. Large portions!!! Try their Mojitos....i had 3!!!

Thank Love2Travel1368
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Probably the freshest fish I have eaten in years. Great fish tacos and other items. Very close the the El Cid hotel and others. Very friendly and fast service. Observed the kitchen workers constantly cleaning between orders during dinner hours which was a welcome sight...More

Thank Denverbeach
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Had a short time to enjoy a quick meal so we tried Paprika based on local recommendation. We were thrilled with the mixed cerviche and the seafood soup we chose both outstanding authentic dishes. The servings were very large and the price was very reasonable....More

Thank Lee E
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

If you are in Cozumel and you want real Mexican food this is one of the best places to get a taste of authenticity in Mexican cuisine.

Thank Nicolas F
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Maraline B
21 February 2017|
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Response from Emul8tinglight | Reviewed this property |
I did see the picture, but I understand enough Mexican history to not be offended. The Mexican culture is made of many shades. Unlike our society in the United States, racism isn't seen the same way. When have you heard of a... More
Aimie A
22 December 2016|
Response from fridakahlomx |
Not silly at all. Yes we do accept US Dollars and also, credit cards. We are close to Puerta Maya and SSA International. Welcome to the island and a wonderfull time here!
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Jim C
13 September 2016|
Response from PaprikaRestaurant | Property representative |
Hi! We open at 7 am and close at 7 pm. Mondays we work from 7 to 4 pm. This three days we have chiles en nogada and they are our special. Thanks and enjoy Cozumel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Costera Sur Km 4.5, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 872 2404
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Come experience the most delicious fusion of flavors from our Mexican & Caribbean spicy kitchen at Paprika as you enjoy a view like no other of the world famous Caribbean Sea of Cozumel...
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