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Cozumel Nightlife & Clubs
Just because Cozumel is not as large as Cancun or Playa Del Carmen, don’t think for a minute that the streets roll up their carpets when darkness settles over the island! While it is true, just as with any city, some nights are quieter than others, without question the Cozumel bar and club scene is alive and happening now more so than ever!

It used to be "back in the day" that there were very few party and dance clubs on the island at all so the choices about where to go were simple. Gringos and tourists typically hung at Carlos n Charlie's for dancing until they closed and then at Joe's for live band music afterward. The locals crowd always went to Neptuno and Scaramuche. But those days are long gone since Cozumel's growth these past few years has caused the nightlife scene to explode into a hip and happening scene where the streets come alive again after midnight with all sorts of music styles and venues!

Both visitors and locals alike now have a multitude of party alternatives to keep them dancing and roaming the streets until the last doors close at 5am. No matter if you prefer a hip hop rock beat or the edgy rhythm of techno/new age music or the classic sound of Latin salsa and rumba, everyone can find a place to hang out these days that suits their mood.

These days at any given venue there will be a mix of both locals and gringos partying and dancing. Most of the clubs still do not charge a cover and MANY offer “ladies night” and special promotional events.
Most of the bars and clubs are in the downtown area located not far from each other. You can easily get from one location to the other by walking, although to get to a few of them you may need to take a taxi. Cozumel is a very safe island. Walking around at night here is common and safe and you will see many people be out and about on foot! Normal safety precautions are all that are necessary.

So take a look at our very own Insider's Nightlife Guide and get ready tap into Cozumel's hot tropical island bar scene where the night doesn't even begin until midnight!

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CZM-Beachfront - Downtown Area
"El Muellecito Cantina Marisqueria" - Great Ocean Views!
Established: 2012
Hours: Sunday
1:00pm - 6:00pm
Monday thru Saturday
1:00pm - 1:00am
Phone: 987-872-4421
Menu: Seafood
Mexican & Caribbean
Location: Rafael E Melgar
& Calle 11 Sur
El Muellecito Cantina Marisqueria

"Hard Rock Cafe" - Still Rockin' but in a new Location!
Established: October 22, 1994
Relocated January 2015
Hours: Monday
12:00pm - 12:00am
Tuesday thru Friday
10:00am - 12:00am
10:00am - 3:00am
10:00am - 12:00am
Phone: 987-872-5271
Cuisine: American Burger Bar
Location: Park Royal Shopping Village
Across from Puerta Maya & TMM
International Cruise Ship Piers
Km 3.5 Carretera Coastal Sur
Rock Out in Cozumel!

"Jeanie's Cozumel"
Established: 2006
Hours: Monday thru Saturday
7:00am - 3:00pm
Phone: 987-878-4647
Cuisine: Breakfast - American Style from 7:00am to 12:00pm
Lunch - Sandwiches , Burgers &Tacos all Day
Dinner - Mexican & Seafood from 6:00pm to 11:00pm
Location: Avenida Rafael Melgar
Just north of Avenida Andrés Quintana Roo
(formerly Calle 11 Sur)
Credit Cards: AMEX, Visa and MC
Jeanie's Cozumel - Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner!

"Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Cozumel"
Cuisine: American - New & Traditional
Location: Rafael E Melgar
& Calle 11 Sur
Hours: Monday thru Saturday
10:00am - 11:00pm
Phone: 987-872-7206

"Tiki Tok Restaurant Bar"
Cuisine: American (New & Traditional)
Mexican & Seafood
Location: Ave. Rafael E. Melgar
Between 2nd & 4th St. North
Phone: 987-869-8119
Hours: Sunday thru Thursday
7:00am - 3:00am
Friday thru Saturday
7:00am - 4:00am
Services: Breakfast
Brunch & Lunch
Live Band and Great Dancing here!!

"Viva Mexico Snackbar" - Fun atmosphere! Great view of water!
Menu: Appetizers
Quesadillas, Guacamole and more
Location: Rafael E Melgar at
Corner of AR Salas
Hours: Monday thru Thursday
10:00am - 7:00pm
Friday thru Saturday
10:00am - 4:00am
Phone: 987-872-0799
CZM-Down Town Area
"DLounge Cozumel" - Mojito's & Cigars!!!
Established: February 21, 2011
Previously Havana Blue
Hours: Monday thru Tuesday
9:00am - 5:00pm
9:00am - 7:00pm
Thursday thru Saturday
9:00am - 3:00am
Live Band from 11:00pm to 2:00am
Phone: 987-869-5317 - Reservations
987-111-9555 - Cellular
Amenities: Cigars
Mojito's & Martini's
High Quality Tequila
Location: Forum Shops 2nd Floor
Ave Rafael E. Melgar
& Calle 10 Norte
DLounge Cozumel Bar!

"Dubai Cozumel" - Fun Karaoke Dance Club!
Hours: Thursday thru Saturday
10:00pm - 5:00am
Phone: 987-119-9691
Location: Calle 11 Sur &
Rafael E. Melgar
Dubai Canta Bar - Cozumel

"Fat Tuesday Cozumel - Downtown" - Every Day is Fat Tuesday!
Cuisine: American
Hours: Daily
8:30am - 11:00pm
Phone: 987-872-5130
Amenities: Music
Location: Downtown Plaza
On Juarez Ave. &
Rafael E. Melgar
Every Day is Fat Tuesday!

"Mama Linda Restaurant & Bar" - Family Owned Cantina Under a Huge Palapa!
Established: 2009
Hours: Daily
7am - 11pm
Phone: 987-869-1053
Cuisine: Seafood
Location: Avenida 25
Calle 2 & 4 Norte
Mama Linda

"No Name Sports Bar" - Headquarters for Viewing Sports in English!
Amenities: 9 Flatscreen TVs
All English Game Reception
Pool ~ Oceanside ~ Beach
Location: Rafael Melgar inside Hotel Barracuda
Across from Mega Super Store
Hours: Daily
8:00am - 10:30pm
Phone: 987-878-4020
Headquarters for Sports in English!

"OHANA Cafe & Bar" - Good Food, Drinks, Music, People & Great Times!
Established: January 01, 2010
Hours: Daily
5:00pm - 12:00am

High Season - opens @ 7:00am
for Breakfast & Lunch

Thursday thru Friday
Live Music starting @ 8:00pm
Phone: 987-105-5154
Cuisine: Mexican
Location: Ave 5 Between
6 & 8 Norte

"Senor Frog's Cozumel" - A place to get a little crazy!
Hours: An island favorite for music, food, and fun!
Location: Avenida Rafael Melgar, #551
At Punta Langosta
Hours: Monday thru Friday
10:00am - 1:00am
10:00am to 4:00am
Phone: 987-869-1658
Senor Frog's Restaurant, Bar & Clothesline Cozumel

"The Pub Sports Bar" - Good food and great place to watch games!
Cuisine: Mexican and International
Location: Calle 4
Between 5 & 10 Avenida
Hours: Monday thru Sunday
11:00am to 11:00pm
Phone: 987-872 4132

"Toro's Place Bar & Grill" - Food, drinks, music all day, dancing on weekends!!
Cuisine: Mexican
Location: Corner Rafael Melgar
& Calle 5 Sur
Next to McDonald's
Hours: Daily
9am- 11pm

Available for private parties
Phone: 987-869-2429
Toro's Place Bar & Grill

"Wet Wendy's Margarita House & Restaurant" - Can We Say TEQUILA!
Established: December 31, 2005
Hours: Monday thru Saturday
10:00am - 12:00am
Phone: 987-872-4970
Menu: Margaritas (DUH)
American & Barbeque
Location: Avenida 5, #53
Juarez & Calle 2 Sur
Can We Say - MARGARITA!!

"Woody's Sports Bar & Grill" - A Friendly Place!!
Established: 2009
Hours: Daily
9:00am - 12:00am
Phone: 636-465-3115
Menu: Happy Hour
Mexican specialties
Fish & Chips
BBQ ribs
Chicken Fried Steak
Location: Downtown Plaza
On Juarez
Avenida 5 & 10
Next to 7-11
Beautiful Outdoor Nightlife
CZM-West Coast - North Zone Area
"Love Cafe Cozumel" - Live Band !!
Established: September 2011
Hours: Daily
10:00am - 12:00am
Phone: 987-107-1252
Cuisine: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Caribbean & Mexican
Soul Food & Southern
Seafood & Vegetarian
Location: Rafael E. Merlgar &
Boulevard Aeropuerto
At Playa Casitas
CZM-West Coast - South Zone Area
"Fat Tuesday Cozumel - Puerta Maya" - Every Day is Fat Tuesday!
Cuisine: American
Hours: Daily
8:30am - 11:00pm
Phone: 987-872-7582
Amenities: Music
Location: Puerta Maya Pier
Carreterra Costera Sur
KM 4.5
Every Day is Fat Tuesday!

"La Hach Restaurant & Cantina" - Live Rock & Reggae !!
Established: 2010
Hours: Sunday thru Tuesday
9:30am - 1:00am
Wednesday thru Thursday
9:30am - 3:00am
Friday & Saturday
9:30am - 4:00am
Phone: 987-120-1806
Menu: Mexican
Location: In front of Hotel Villa Blanca
Carreterra Costera Sur
Km. 2.9
La Hach Restaurate & Cantina!

"Playa La Palapita den Medio" - Come and enjoy a lovely local beach club!
Established: 2007
  • Sunbathing
  • Relaxing
  • Gathering
  • Pool
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Private Parties
  • Artistic Shows
  • Meetings and Conferences
  • Weddings and Celebrations
  • Beautiful Sunsets
    Location: Zona Hotelera Sur (in front of Papa Hogs Dive Shop - one mile from town)
  • Cuisine: La Palapita's snack bar offers beer, full bar, soft drinks plus a full menu of salsas, guacamole, fajitas, quesadillas and nachos.
    Hours: Open Daily
    9:00am to 12:00am (depending on nightly event)

    Thursday Night
    Karoake 9:00pm

    Friday Night
    Salsa Lessons 9:00pm to 10:30 pm (Happy Hour 2x1) with Live Salsa Band 11:00pm to 2:00m

    Families are very welcome.
    Phone: 987-869-1406

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    “Typical” cantinas are plentiful on the island however these do remain fairly “locals only” neighborhood establishments. Those adventurous travelers who have wandered back into the regular neighborhoods of Cozumel know that there is at least one cantina every block or two in some areas. Cantinas generally won't "turn away" at the door some one wanting a beer…but just keep in mind that patrons are very local and typically not bi-lingual. Also remember that cantinas close the doors at 6pm so they are not options for late late night partying and dancing.

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