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La Gula

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Calle Adelita #8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 42
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Slow food

Great place...2nd floor open restaurant above a quaint neighborhood. Not a place if you are in a hurry but great for a relaxing dinner. Great dinner presentation.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Pm12334
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Rush City
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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69 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Rush City
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Great place...2nd floor open restaurant above a quaint neighborhood. Not a place if you are in a hurry but great for a relaxing dinner. Great dinner presentation.

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Canton, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Excellent beautifully presented fresh sea food. Lovely second floor open-air balcony. Creative chef with serious skills! Very professional staff. Happy to visit twice in our week in Zihua.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

intrigued by the slow food sign and the menu we decided to give it a shot. Lovely space upstairs on Adelita street. Friendly, humble service, excellent interesting food and an enjoyable evening for a reasonable price. Provides a nice alternative to the sameness of many Zihuat menus.

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Regina, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great meal, one of the best we've had.....would recommend you save room for the dessert menu, 7 deadly sins are to die for.....

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La Crosse, WI
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We have been to La Gula on previous visits and returned our first night this time. It is easy to miss as there are many along this street, and you have to walk up stairs to get there. Great atmosphere and excellent service. All of the meals we ordered ! Nice music and quiet pleasant meal.

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Toronto
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91 reviews 91 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

My wife and I went with three other friends to La Gula last night for dinner. The ambiance is wonderful. The service is good. When the food was served it looked beautiful. Really great presentation. But-I had to send my pork chop back to be warmed up because it was cold when I received it. My wife was too polite... More 

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Eagan, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

La Gula is a small restuant tucked away on the 2 nd floor in a typical neighborhood close to the Zihua waterfront. It is completely open including the kitchen and overlooks the street. Food is gourmet grade as is the service. Menu is varied seafood, pasta, great appitizer selection and salads. Prices are very resonable considering the quality of the... More 

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toronto
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92 reviews 92 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

after hearing all the hype we decided to try lagula and could not understand why it was so touted! the service was good and the place is clean and comfortable but for the price the food is just average I would not go back I had the thai shrimp and it was tasteless no zip or flavor my friend had... More 

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penticton
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Last night my wife and I took a visiting friend to La Gula for dinner , it was excellent, the staff is very welcoming, the atmosphere is great, and the food was excellent, from opening salad, to our main course, and dessert was first class, in our opinion one of the best kept secrets in Zihau, we highly recommend. Rick... More 

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Athabasca, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This was our second visit to La Gula. The first experience was wonderful. This last time was very disappointing. A different chef from the first time we ate there. Three of us ordered the steak. It was so tough that I had to ask for a sharper knife. We don't plan to return.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Adelita #8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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