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Tio Jose - CLOSED

Carretera Costera sur km. 2.2 | Next To The Light House, Cozumel, Mexico
+52 987 869 0124
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
7 Nov 2016
23 Jul 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Carretera Costera sur km. 2.2 | Next To The Light House, Cozumel, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 7 November 2016

Sad to say one of our favorite places to get fried cheese has closed down ! It has now been replaced by an Italian Food Restaurant. We drank a beer at lunch and did not eat at the new place.

Thank judgefamily
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Good food great location. Great snorkeling. With a small beach. Don't expect. A 5 star meal. ........................--------------------

1  Thank stewbutter
Reviewed 5 March 2016

We were in Cozumel for a week and ate supper three times at Tio Jose's. The beer is reasonably priced and the food is good and also very reasonably priced. If you're looking for fancy this isn't your spot but if you're looking for a...More

Thank MikeFromBoyd
Reviewed 1 March 2016

This is a good spot to grab a drink and watch the sunset from a beachside table, but don't expect to be blown away by the dinner options. It's a great location right along the beach and walking distance from Hotel Cozumel & Resort, but...More

Thank Dan T
Reviewed 6 February 2016

José has à à wonderful place right on the water for you to dine and enjoy the scenery. Eduardo is a great server and José came out to visit. The fish tacos are amazing! This is not a "tourist trap" kind of place, but rather...More

1  Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 29 January 2016

This is a cute little bar\restaurant right on the water. A great place to watch the sunset and enjoy some great food & drinks at a good price

2  Thank 355Beth60
Reviewed 21 January 2016

A tiny seaside restaurant with fresh cerviche and guacamole to die for. Tio Jose is located ocean side by the lighthouse away from the nutty cruise ship debarkation port. Rent a moped and go have fun, the staff is ready to serve!

3  Thank Mary M
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Located on the beach where I did my confined (shore) dives, my husband and I were treated to yummy meals in between dives. I found the beef nachos are especially good. Go for a dip off-shore, sun yourself and have a great meal at Tio...More

Thank Noreen H
Reviewed 24 December 2015

This little place was in the perfect spot for solids and liquids. Spent 164 pesos for a mid afternoon snack for 2. Watched people snorkeling nearby and the car ferry unloaded and reloaded while we were there. Service was friendly and we would search out...More

1  Thank vovi
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Situated on a quiet part of the beach near the Quintana Roo lighthouse, at first glance this little place isn't the nicest looking place to eat on the beach, however its a quiet spot to escape the other tourists and cruise ship workers, its cheap,...More

Thank Enganian87
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Mexican, American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera Costera sur km. 2.2 | Next To The Light House, Cozumel, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 869 0124
  • E-mail
La Caletita del tio Jose is located next to the lighthouse at the carretera sur km 2.2.Right on the beach, relax and enjoy a cold beer with chips and salsa. Try our famous mango/strawberry margarita, 2x1 happy hour from 5 to 7 pm live music every day from 5 to 7:30pm.Great place for snorkeling. Very affordable prices ,great menu. Wi-fi available
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