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Zipper's

Hamburgers
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Km 28.5 Tourist Corridor, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 109
    Excellent
  • 144
    Very good
  • 79
    Average
  • 28
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fun beach bar

Fun beach bar with sand and tables to sit at right on the beach. Best guacamole I ever had and shrimp cocktail in a huge margarita glass filled to the rim with fresh shrimp. we went with a bigger group and had room and fairly inexpensive.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
nietta821
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Springfield, New Jersey
Good for:
  • Large groups
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Springfield, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Fun beach bar with sand and tables to sit at right on the beach. Best guacamole I ever had and shrimp cocktail in a huge margarita glass filled to the rim with fresh shrimp. we went with a bigger group and had room and fairly inexpensive.

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

You can't mess with the amazing view you get at this restaurant, however, the food is acceptable yet overpriced compared to other restaurants in the area. Best to go here for drinks only, and just enjoy the beach view.

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Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

After a dinner with friends, it seemed like the bill was a bit expensive. Upon asking why, the cashier said their exchange rates are not the same as everyone else. Really????? I asked if she cared that seemed a bit inappropriate to be way, way higher then the rest of the local businesses. Her reply? Nope, she said she didn't... More 

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Shakopee, Minnesota
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We were staying at the Barceló but had heard Zippers was a great place. We walked a long way from the Barceló on the beach to get there but it was well worth it. Atmosphere was great. The drinks were great and well priced. There was live music for us to enjoy and it wasn't overcrowded or had noisy locals.... More 

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Grand Marais, Minnesota
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

My husband and I were on the beach watching our son surf (great beach to surf at, by the way). Thought we'd pop in for a beer and noticed the special was beer battered shrimp. Asked if we could just get the shrimp, no extras--"No problem". Mmmm, yum, yum! We really weren't even hungry, but scarfed down the entire order... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Always had a great time at Zippers. So glad to see them back after OdIle. Very kid friendly and the food is great comfort food. Not high end but satisfying in that fabulous seaside setting.

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Menlo Park
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69 reviews 69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

As authentic as you can get, this place is a time warp to Los Cabos in 1990. And just as it was back then, the quality of stuff is OK. The people and staff are pretty attentive, and will accommodate as much as they can. There is a playground for kids and a great view of the surf at Zipper's... More 

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San Francisco, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I go to Zipper's Restaurant every time I go to San Jose Del Cabo. The location is perfect being on the beach, the menu selection varied, the prices very reasonable, the food excellent and the servers friendly and attentive. It is also a great place to watch sports if you are into that sort of thing. My favorites are the... More 

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LaPaz,baja sur, mexico
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74 reviews 74 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Love Zippers...It is a long standing restaurant in San Jose and is right on the beach...the view of course is spectacular.... You can sit and eat and watch surfers do their thing... The food is very good.... Old standbys include fish and chips, hamburgers, beef dips and many other offerings... It is hard to go wrong here... When in San... More 

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Sandpoint, Idaho
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We had great local food and friendly service. There was live music and dancing as the evening went along. A nice place to eat and end with a walk on the beach.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Km 28.5 Tourist Corridor, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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