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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” (99 reviews)
“mini lobsters” (17 reviews)
“octopus” (37 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Akumal road, Akumal, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 711 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great to come and eat, they have cold beers and a decent menu. I hate the seafood tacos, they were lovely, the seafood was very fresh, my partner had the chicken Tacos, she loved her's. We got nachos and salsa dips as well as some...More

Thank ShaunMartin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ate octopus every day while in Akumal, Mexico - served several different ways. My hands down favorite of the entire trip was the octopus ceviche here! The ambiance here is wonderful! There are some tables under cover - so the lunch time daily rain...More

Thank BeachGirl1271
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Went with a group of 11 and several of us ordered the fish and it was sooooo delicious, tasty and moist. Loved it! The only bad thing is mosquitoes. I had my repellent but the smell of repellent can overpower. Still food was great!

Thank Alexandra L
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Yes a lot of locals eat there. But honestly food is just ok. But it's nice to walk from the beach and have a bite to eat. Location. Location. Location.

Thank Alison T
Reviewed 7 August 2018

An unpretentious beach-type restaurant (but not view to the beach) with mostly seafood. The food was very good. Prices are moderate and service was nice. I recommend it

Thank GDAMexico
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We enjoyed the meal, good service, and atmosphere. The only problem was that they didn't accept credit cards.

Thank stevebrauning
Reviewed 5 August 2018

If you like seafood and great environment , this place is for you! Great service, wonderful food! Highly recommend! We ordered a seafood platter and it was amazing! Drinks are also good and reasonably priced! They may offer you to go fishing with them and...More

Thank RussianTorontonian
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

The missus and I had a great time here on our anniversary dinner. The food was exceptional and the service was outstanding. We will visit again next time we are in the area.

Thank HeisenvillaP
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Loved, loved, loved the fish tacos we had for lunch at La Cueva del Pescador. The chips and salsa are definitely worth mentioning too. Visited after a long day snorkeling and swimming with turtles at the beach nearby. The food and service didn't disappoint and...More

Thank Mac93074
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Cold Dosxx and fresh seafood it's all good from the Guacamole, Ceviche, Tacos, to the fried fish and shrimp plates it's all great...

Thank ixtlan06
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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, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, 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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