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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%
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“seafood” (98 reviews)
“mini lobsters” (17 reviews)
“octopus” (37 reviews)
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Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Akumal road, Akumal, Mexico
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Very popular restaurant with fairly limited, but great fish dishes, especially the prawn dishes. Not a lot of meat dishes however. The staff are friendly and helpful, but I found the seats rather uncomfortable. Quite often there is some form of musical entertainment.

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 9 April 2018

We ended up eating here 3 times during our stay in Akumal. The shrimp and fish tacos were delicious and very filling. The pitcher of margarita is where we went wrong. They asked us if it had enough tequila and when my husband quickly said...More

Thank lacyltodd
Reviewed 7 April 2018

A must while around Akumal: Delicious food, friendly service, very good prices. Best margarita ever.

Thank Nanook67
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to eat before or after going to the beach. We had a shrimp taco (3 pcs) and a fajita with fish, both delicious. We ordered 2 cokes and a bottle of water and paid 315 in total (tip not included). Expect some...More

Thank Roberto P
Reviewed 4 April 2018

This place has great ambience, the servers are so friendly and the margarita's are the best we have ever had - just be careful they are strong!!!

Thank wheatie33
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 LoveTravel803187
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
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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
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, 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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