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La Panga Antigua

Zaragoza 20, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
+52 (624)142-4041
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Price range: $18 - $58
Cuisines: Mexican, Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Contemporary Mexican cuisine with a passion for Seafood In the heart of downtown San Jose del Cabo, a charming courtyard set in the oldest Mansion over 170 years of rich history, “La panga antigua” may be tucked away out of sight, but it won’t be out of your mind once you’ve tried our delightful food and superb hospitality! Organically grown local produce, daily supplied fresh seafood and fine cuts prepared with a combination of herbs and spices that makes a-one-of-a-kind culinary experience with a Mexican flair!A perfect location for Private Events from 6 to 180 people...
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English first
Boulder, Colorado, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Mind blowing food here. Small portions of utter deliciousness. The mixed Ceviche was unlike any we've ever had before. The fish ceviche was served in a hot pepper oil, the octopus was served in a spicy asian sauce, and the shrimp was served with a fresh basil sauce. Amazing. We had the Catch Of The Day which was Yellowtail with... More

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London
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Loved this restaurant .... Hidden away off a street in the cultural area ...excellent food and we chose Mexican red wine which was beautiful. Chocolate pudding a must !

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nova scotia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We were fortunate to get a reservation just before the huge dinner crowd arrived. Lucky for us, we were seated in the lower garden area......like dining a a private garden patch! Our waiters were wonderful, the setting was over the top and our food was great! It was so peaceful, that we were almost shocked to see all the people... More

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Sacramento, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

It's all been said, so I will only add.... try the squid appetizer. Very unusual, wonderful flavors.

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Roseburg, Oregon
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Wow! - This sweet little restaurant was everything I had dreamed of finding in Mexico, and there it was on our very first night in town! You step through the covered entry and down into a courtyard, all outdoors, with various levels - all of it beautifully landscaped. As the day gives way to night, the lights come on and... More

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Los Angeles, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

My husband and I visited La Panga because it was recommended to us from our hotel and we were not disappointed. The atmosphere was really lovely with indoor and outdoor seating filled with flowering trees, murals, and lanterns as well as a live musician who plays for tips. Our waiter was friendly and attentive, suggesting fresh dishes. We had the... More

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Edmonton
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60 reviews 60 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Food was fantastic; I am still thinking about every part of my plate -- swordfish, risotto, grilled veg. Highly recommended and good value considering the quality. Nice courtyard setting; staff was accommodating of requests like bill splitting and gluten-free prep. Favourite restaurant so far in Los Cabos.

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San Francisco, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

The service was a little off. They forgot the birthday greeting for my wife. The Mexican wine recommended by our waiter was excellent and so was my swordfish entree. Sadly my wife's scallop entree came out cold. I would go again and give them one more chance as the wine and swordfish were so good.

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UK
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140 reviews 140 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

Really thought we were in for a treat having read all the reviews on this site. Really disappointed. We booked a table and were ignored when we arrived. Then seated, given menus and ignored again.. We had to try to catch someone's eye to ask for menus and order drinks. The ceviche starter was bland with little or no fish,... More

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new providence NJ
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Went here 3 years ago so decided to try it again. Still a beautiful setting and very good food. Excellent service. Two of us had the mahi mahi that was well prepared. Not cheap, but the beautiful garden setting and good food made it worth it.

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