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La Cueva del Pescador

Akumal road, Akumal, Mexico
+52 984 875 9002
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (86 reviews)
“mini lobsters” (17 reviews)
“octopus” (37 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Akumal road, Akumal, Mexico
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

So, this is our third trip to Akumal, and our 6th and 7th time eating here. Generally, when we travel, we try to get to as many places as we can. On the first visit of this trip, we had our usual (I have the...More

Thank scan1man
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The Good: Our meal was pretty delicious. Location is the heart of Akumal but you still have to drive to it and pay to park. The Bad: Our waiter was rude right off the bat and then abandoned us entirely. His tee-shirt did say "I'm...More

Thank Cyd'sTips
Reviewed 17 March 2018

we ate here one night and ordered off the menu. 6 people in our group and everyone ordering something different. Everyone was well pleased with their seafood option and the prices are good too. Watch out for the margaritas though....only need one!

Thank kjirovsky
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We went here for my birthday dinner and the food, atmosphere, music and everything was perfect! Can't wait to go back!

Thank Holli A
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Nice restaurant with Mexican and seafood. Prices are the best in the area, but cash only. Problem was the roving musicians going from table to table. We politely declined a performance but were still asked for money after they performed for the table next to...More

Thank TandD1988
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Really fun place with great seafood and beautiful space decorated with lights. Great place for families or groups.

Thank AngelaFairfield
Reviewed 11 March 2018

My wife ordered a shrimp salad and the waiter customized it to her liking and it was delicious. I ordered chicken fajitas and was brought shrimp fajitas by mistake. The waiter really wanted me to take the shrimp fajitas but I have never liked shrimp....More

1  Thank 454murray
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Enjoying La Cueva for years, Our seafood destination - grilled shrimp, fish, cooked any way you want. Just ask! Best prices - tequila, margaritas. Favorite dessert - coconut ice cream with Kahlua.

Thank Kristine A
Reviewed 7 March 2018

This restaurant advertises that if you rent one of their boats for 3 hours of gulf fishing, they will cook your catch for free. Two of us went out yesterday and caught 2 mahi mahi. We and our wives then had our fish for dinner...More

Thank SVC_911
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Went there tonight. Fish was excellent. Grilled seafood palate only fair. Is spite of other reviews, they Do Not take credit cards.

Thank Steve C
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6 January 2018|
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Response from Eatdrinktravel86 | Reviewed this property |
Currently in May 12-9
Andrew S
21 August 2017|
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Response from Paul N |
Yes. They take credit cards.
Lisa F
3 February 2017|
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Response from Eatdrinktravel86 | Reviewed this property |
We are here May 2018 and everything is quiet after 9 pm even on weekends. But it’s off season.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akumal road, Akumal, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Akumal
  • Phone Number: +52 984 875 9002
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