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Playa Bonita

) #43 of 332 Restaurants in Cozumel €€ - €€€ Mexican, , Seafood
East-coast Rd, Cozumel, Mexico
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (30 reviews)
“guacamole” (25 reviews)
“garlic shrimp” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Bar, Seafood, Spanish, Central American, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
East-coast Rd, Cozumel, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a bit of a drive, but worth it! It is right on the ocean with beautiful views. The drinks are great. Their small margarita is what I would call a large back home. Food and service were excellent. We went twice during...More

Thank zoesugarbaby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The setting was impressive, the service was very good....... The food and drinks were expensive and nothing to shout about... Other than the cost! Definitely taking advantage of the tourist. ..... No showers to wash yourself off after swimming, and bathrooms were filthy.. They really...More

Thank cannonater
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We hired a jeep (which is the subject of another review) and drove around the island. Looking for somewhere to stop we came across this little unassuming place and decided to take a chance. Good choice. The food was delicious and the service friendly. The...More

Thank LarsSawyer
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Decided to try this spot after hearing about the great beach side views and great rather large mix drinks. The food was good, service was great and the drinks were good. Only drawback was that it is rather expensive. Two adults and two teens were...More

Thank Dale M
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took a drive and stumbled upon this place . We fell in love . It's a run down old building with plenty of character. A mix of locals and a few tourists. The wait staff was attentive and a lot of...More

Thank Lcaracciolo
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We had been driving around the island all day and decided we would try one of the restaurants on the East side. BEST. DECISION. EVER. Fernando was awesome. Food was fresh and came out quickly. They even brought the fresh fish to my husband before...More

Thank Misty D
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This place is located along the shore of Cozumel and it is surrounded by miles and miles of beautiful virgin beaches. It is right next to a little bay, which is one of the very few places where it is safe to swim on the...More

Thank Bruno S
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Stopped in late our first day there, two years ago. The grill was already shut down, but my kids and husband were there for the souvenirs and sunglasses. I got bored and ordered a Margarita. And oh. my. word. SO GOOD. They pack a wallop...More

Thank Misty K
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This was my friend's and my second visit and the restaurant was still as we had remembered it. The food and people and atmosphere was fantastic. You have to get past the "book cover" and go inside to really enjoy this place. The water comes...More

Thank wendy345
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We didn't eat there, so I can't rate the food. But, some people seated next to us seemed to enjoy it. This is a great place to stop and have a drink and take in the beautiful beach view. Don't be scared by the appearance....More

Thank sclem755
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14 April 2015|
Response from davenlu20002000 |
It's a little late to answer the question for this particular person, but I am hoping this answer might help others. We worked with a taxi driver named Roger (987-117-6129) while we were there. We just called him directly... More
1 February 2015|
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Response from ryan s | Reviewed this property |
We first found Playa Bonita on our honeymoon driving the island on a motor scooter. You can rent one right outside the cruise port for $50 or so I would guess. The island has a scooter path for some of the ride. It is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Bar, Seafood, Spanish, Central American, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East-coast Rd, Cozumel, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
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