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Lenny's Lobster Shack

Named unofficially after a Canadian tourist and regular patron, Lenny's is a beautiful open-sided thatched rondavel on hotel-free Playa Prohibida decorated with old Canadian license plates and famed for one dish...

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Ranchón Flamingo

Eat exquisite seafood, drink cold beer, swim, sunbathe, drink more beer... you get the picture. The Flamingo guards a small scoop of public beach in the shadow of Cayo Coco's resorts.

Caribbean in Cayo Coco

Ranchón Las Coloradas

Seafood in a paradisaical beachside setting, but hotel construction nearby has recently dented the 'paradisaical' tag. As with most indie restaurants on the cayo, it's set under an opened-sided thatched canopy...

Caribbean in Cayo Coco

Parador La Silla

This thatched-roof snack bar is halfway along the causeway into Cayo Coco. After a coffee, beer or sandwich, you could climb the adjacent lookout tower and try spotting distant specks of pink flamingos.