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Le Chef Cozumel

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5TA Avenida #380, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 878 4391
12:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

They moved next door and have a much improved patio, been coming to the island for 10 years and always eat here. If you have never had their bacon lobster sandwich you must try it. They are starting to serve breakfast again as well.

Ventura, California
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A more upscale place with a menu of primarily steaks (cooked perfectly) and pasta. The tortilla soup is probably the best I've had and the tuna tartare perfect and huge. Ask to be seated in the lovely garden.

St. Albert, Canada
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favourite restaurants moved to a great new location since we were there two years ago. Le Chef now has a great outdoor courtyard to dine in. One of my favourite things about this restaurant in the past was their catch of the day which you could have made with a number of different sauce options. I didn't... More 

London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere in the cute courtyard, great service, but how terrible was the food! We ordered Angus Hamburgers, and we got processed rubber grey meat! Calling it ABERDEEN ANGUS !!? hilarious! How do you want it cooked ? ...they should have said 'How many minutes in the microwave?' ! We could not finish it! Very disappointing! Please avoid!

Magnolia, Texas
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great lunch at Le Chef. The whole group loved their food. Great quality and the back patio was a lovely atmosphere.

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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome, awesome, awesome. Famous lobster bacon sandwich, worth the raves it receives. Son and I don't like marble rye bread, no problem, they put it on a sub bun, perfect, delicious. Tortilla soup we split also. They brought out two good size bowls, one each. You guessed it, yup, best ever. Finished by sharing something new to us, Caesar salad... More 

Boulder, Colorado
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231 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the ambience of the back courtyard - lovely and peaceful. We all had lobster BLTs and we definitely should have shared. So rich and yummy. Definitely a recommended stop on your trip to Coz.

Austin, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this place! We come to Cozumel every year and this will be added to the "usual" places we go. Beautiful back patio.

New York City, New York
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83 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have always loved this place. I just came back to see that it had moved to a new and larger location with outdoor seating. It's absolutely lovely and I am so glad to see that such a hard working restaurant is being rewarded by a better and bigger building. I personally think it's due to the bacon & lobster... More 

Bellingham, Washington
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71 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have eaten here before on previous trips and Le Chef is always on our list to eat at. We ate here 2x this trip, once for dinner and once for lunch. Wife had lobster bacon sandwich for dinner and the pastrami sandwich for lunch. Loved both! I had for dinner the tuna tartare-(love it there!), and a greek salad For... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5TA Avenida #380, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cozumel
  • Phone Number: +52 987 878 4391

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