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Fonda El Zaguan

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Calle Juarez between Topete & Hidalgo | Downtown, Todos Santos 23300, Mexico
(612) 1450485
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: “Always good,always fresh”A locals favorite for overten years, committed...
“Always good,always fresh”A locals favorite for overten years, committed tooffering the freshest fish,seafood and produce ataffordable prices.
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  • 4
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  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great for quick, good lunch

We were visiting Todos Santos from Cabo San Lucas for the day and were looking for a little spot to grab some good fish tacos since our hotel staff told us we should eat fish here. Fonda El Zaguan did not disappoint. We were served chips and salsa right away. Food was prepared quickly and tasted... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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San Francisco, California
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San Francisco, California
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We were visiting Todos Santos from Cabo San Lucas for the day and were looking for a little spot to grab some good fish tacos since our hotel staff told us we should eat fish here. Fonda El Zaguan did not disappoint. We were served chips and salsa right away. Food was prepared quickly and tasted good. They have a... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

My husband and I ate here twice during our time in Todos Santos. We were really happy with the simple style of cooking - clearly they source good quality food and let those flavors shine. The first night both our fish dishes were overcooked, but the second time they came out perfect. Their house-made ice cream was really delicious, too!... More 

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Todos Santos
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Consistent, reliable, tasty seafood, soups, salads. Some chicken and meat but known for their seafood. Always fresh and nicely prepared. They pour a good size glass of wine and their margaritas are tops. Nice staff

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San Carlos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Ate here twice while staying in the Todos Santos area. Tasty fish, great guacamole and a delicious tomato fish soup. Was able to find a reasonable chardonnay here too. My son loved their smoothie.

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San Francisco, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Was warmly greeted and immediately served complimentary chips and salsa. Ordered the shrimp and avocado salad, which was incredibly fresh and a generous portion size. They also offer free Wifi. Highly recommend!

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I was recommended this place by a local. It's right in the centre of the historic town centre and is a pretty little restaurant with a palapa roof, tables out the front and a nice courtyard area out the back. The staff were lovely and friendly and so helpful choosing what to eat as the menu was great and full... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Yummy fishball stew and margaritas. Super nice staff. Tough to park out front with the street all torn up but that should be fixed soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Small place. Had chips with guac and salsa. Also shrimp combo. All very very good and extremely well priced! And get the mango matguerita!! So so fresh!!

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

Really great restaurant. We loved everything about this place, food, service, ambience, etc. Family run, reasonable prices.

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

My daughter and I stopped there on the way into town for dinner Friday night February 13 after seeing the Olive Ridley turtles released. It was a very good dinner and we were very hungry. I ordered the yellowtail tuna with the Poblano pepper cream sauce it was delicious. I also ordered an organic spring mix salad which was very... More 

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Address: Calle Juarez between Topete & Hidalgo | Downtown, Todos Santos 23300, Mexico
Phone Number: (612) 1450485
Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Todos Santos
Cuisine: Mexican

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Juarez between Topete & Hidalgo | Downtown, Todos Santos 23300, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Todos Santos
  • Phone Number: (612) 1450485

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Description

“Always good,always fresh”A locals favorite for overten years, committed tooffering the freshest fish,seafood and produce ataffordable prices.

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