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next to the Puerto Juarez ferry, Puerto Juarez, Mexico
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Cuisines: Mexican
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- Nov 17, 2013
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61 reviews 61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We go as often as we can to Mandinga. It is a local restaurant with very good seafood (with a Mexican flavour). It is a simple, non pretentious place full of local people, always a good sign! Ask for the pescado frito, pulpo en su tinta and the ceviche, our favorites!

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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

When one wants fresh seafood,simple beach location,great view Isla Mujeres Mandinga is the one.Fresh seviche,seafood soup,fried or grilled fish,never frozen makes for a leisure afternoon.Dont forget ice cold beer or fresh lemonade. Service is friendly and price is right

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Kamloops, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We spent 12 days in Puerto Juarez in April 2013. We visited Mandinga for dinner and enjoyed it very much. They close at 7:00 pm so be prepared for an early dinner and not much lingering. It may be best to come for lunch and then take the ferry to Isla Mujares. The food was very good and the wait... More

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Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

A small restarurante, with good food, great service and the best view of Cancun and Isla Mujeres. Start with a cold beer or your preferred beverage and enjoy. The food is always fresh, simple and well prepared.

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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2009

Mandinga is a typical "on-the-beach" Mexican seafood restaurant. As in most of this restaurants the emphasis is on the food rather that the decor. Decor- Very basic setting right next to the beach. In fact, a small ferry that leaves from Pto. Juarez to Isla Mujers leaves from right next to the restaurant. You can see the beach from mostly... More

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