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Bandido's De Zihua

Calle 5 de mayo #8, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
01 755 55 3 8072
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Ranked #19 of 213 Restaurants in Zihuatanejo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $30
Cuisines: Mexican, Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Diego, CA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We came here in '05 and '07 and loved it. We came back twice on this trip, but it was also to see our favorite bartender, Jesus. Fresh salsa is made right at your table, and the menu includes some very creative items, not just tacos and burritos.

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Calgary, Canada
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Have been at Bandido's many times through the years, and it always deliver on its promises of good mexican food, drink and entertainment.

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Denver, Colorado
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Our group of 7 grabbed an early dinner here one night. The food was incredibly fresh and delicious. In addition the service and advice we received from the waitstaff was insightful and helpful. If were ever back in Zihuatanejo, we will be back for another meal.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The food was ok, really good salsa. How ever it was priced high! Everything we had was ok no complaints but we sure paid USA prices.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Located on Cinco De Mayo street, the main local merchant shopping street, this restaurant was perfect. Americanized type sportsbar, with big screen tv's. We watched the World Cup games from this spot. Very delicious food. Their shrimp tacos are to die for. Great service. Most waiters speak great English.

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Durango, Colorado
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This is a nice "street-view" restaurant that has Mexican & seafood specialties, music and sports TV. The waiters are fun and friendly, the service good and they make salsa, to your taste at your table. We had chicken fajitas and the flavors of all the fixins' were fantastic. Definitely a good place to enjoy a meal or some drinks.

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Burnaby, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Band at night, lots of people watching, if you go for drinks only they shove you up next others like you so you don't waste valuable dining space

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Yorba Linda, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Guy at hotel recommended this, and told us if you have a reservation you get 10% off. That was a good tip because i was a bit more expensive. They make salsa by your table,and it was pretty good food. Near marina.

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We left after a michelada and some guacamole. No too bad, but the menu was lacking. All of the fish options had tuna...yuck. Why would I want a fish taco with tuna? Other than that nothing stood out as a good option, so we left for another restaurant down the road and had a great meal there. A good location... More

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Granite Bay, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My wife and I have been in Zihuat for almost 3 weeks. We have been to Bandido's three times now. The staff we have met are now like friends. We met server Andy on our first trip. He shared many of his life's adventures with us, which are quite remarkable. It is fun going in and feeling appreciated and treated... More

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