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Momma Norma and Deborah

La Puerta Shopping Centre, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Ranked #8 of 71 Restaurants in Ixtapa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

One of the best places in Ixtapa to get a regular breakfast, nothing special, just plain good food. Liked food, nothing I disliked.

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Ottawa, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I have had dinner here 3 times in the last 3 years or once each winter and it has always been great. Reservations are absolutely necessary for dinner, You will enjoy the friendly, attentive staff and the food is excellent. The last time I had a shrimp dinner cooked to perfection. The menu however is varied and there should be... More

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Merritt, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

When in Ixtapa, this is a MUST place to dine. Whether it's breakfast, lunch or dinner, Deborah & her staff will treat you like Royalty. If you are a Canadian - try the excellent Canadian Breakfasts! For lunch, have the stuffed avocado and for Dinner, well, you just better have the Coconut Shrimp - preferably something flaming - which is... More

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Detroit, Michigan
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The breakfast is great, good variety and prices. The staff is hard working and friendly and speak good English. Best French ever.

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Hamilton, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Absolutely excellent - Food was fresh and large helpings and reasonably priced. We liked it so much we went back a second time. Friendly host (originally from Calgary) and staff.

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Regina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The food was the best we ate in Ixtapa. Very good service and cold drinks. We had several different dishes from chicken to beef to fish and everything was great.

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Awful. Felt like a simple meal so had Greek salad to start. Maybe a quarter of a tsp of feta and a few green peppers and tomatoes and dukes and black olives out of a can. Then had spaghetti bolognase . Yuck. Meat was like it had been boiled then some tomatoe soup poured over it. Come canadian owner -you... More

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cleveland, oh
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

this restaurant was given rave reviews by our concierge who didn't tell us that they did not accept credit cards. the owner told us that she would take credit cards if absolutely necessary but really didn't want to. awkward. i ordered shrimp in garlic sauce (very bland) accompanied by broccoli, carrots and white rice. this was a dish i could... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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85 reviews 85 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

This is a local favorite you see the same people here night after night so you know it is good. we had lobster here on night grilled in butter and garlic it was excellent. salads we nice and the best desserts. plus a nice selection of wine

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Valley City, North Dakota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We loved absolutely everything about Momma Norma and Deborah, in fact, we ate lunch there 10 days in a row, Sudi and Jimmy are great plus they have 2 for 1 beers during lunch. Great atmosphere, great food, great service and the salsa is to die for!

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