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Aluxes Coffee House

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Avenida Matamoros | Across from the bookstore, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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Conroe, Texas, United States
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40 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Owner was fantastic. One of the best breakfast I had downtown. Not too expensive. Try a smoothie and the quesadilla

Thank TxPi239
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Stopping for coffee is one of our must do's every day while on vacation. We went to Aluxes one day as a change from our usual coffee shop. Ivan was behind the bar and there was staff in the restaurant but when we walked in he told us they were closed on Tuesdays. Then he offered to make us a... More 

Thank andrea5150
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Had both chicken and shrimp quesadillas. Pina coladas. Everything was awesome and reasonably priced. Best food we had while on vacation. Owner is super nice.

1 Thank Judith R
San Francisco, California
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Our breakfast takeout (wanted to enjoy it on the beach!) was so great our first morning in Isla that we had to come back the next day. I highly recommend their cafe Americano-- the espresso was great. We enjoyed an egg bagel with lettuce, tomato and avocado the first day. The second day we went for the breakfast burrito. Both... More 

Thank fingersandtoes
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Perhaps we just ordered the wrong thing... some people there said it was their fav and there were a lot of customers early in the day. A large group that seemed like regulars were having a good time. Service was fast friendly and they made me a terrific pina colada. However the burrito we shared was very dry and tasteless,... More 

Thank utahdar
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

We were on Isla Mujeres for 1 day last week and stopped by Aluxes and were not disappointed. The food was fresh and delicious and the staff friendly and welcoming. Their coconut shrimp is the best I have ever had. Hope to return again some time.

Thank E357XGbarbarap
Ellison Bay, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

This is a great place to eat ! The owner is a great guy. He pays attention to each guest. The food is great. I had tuna, some of the best I have ever had.

Thank Brewer692016
Prince Albert, Canada
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Breakfast burrito was fantastic. Definitely worth going to for a breakfast or brunch. I had two other ppl along with me and they had a Bagel and a fruit bowl. Both of which looked good to me and apparently tasted good to them

Thank 29ironhorse
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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292 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

In search for an iced coffee I came across Aluxes. I was there around 9 am & the only customer. The service was ok...they didn't ask if I was staying or going & put the coffee in a clear plastic cup, no lid. Coffee was good~nothing special

1 Thank bergdorfblond
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72 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

We went for a bagel, after reading about it on lonely planet. They only have bagels on the menu for breakfast, but they made it for us anyway (it was late lunch). It was good, and the staff was nice.

Thank Kate N

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Matamoros | Across from the bookstore, Isla Mujeres, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?