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Mariscos Puerto Nuevo

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580 Broadway Ave, Seaside, CA 93955-4203
831-583-0411
Today
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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The food here is very delicious. We come here every time we're in town. We've ordered their carne asada plate which of course comes with carne asada, a salad, French fries, homemade ranch and sautéed peppers. I give the food a 10 out of 10. I wish the restaurant itself was the same. Located next to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

The food here is very delicious. We come here every time we're in town. We've ordered their carne asada plate which of course comes with carne asada, a salad, French fries, homemade ranch and sautéed peppers. I give the food a 10 out of 10. I wish the restaurant itself was the same. Located next to a bar and very... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We came here a few years ago and then today. Still good quality food and large servings. Fresh seafood and good service. A pleasant experience once again!

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87 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

My wife had Menudo which was good, I had Huevos Rancheros which was about average at best. Prices were good.

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Seaside, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great family feel and great tasting food. We always see folks getting real Mexican dishes. With the big windows providing lots of light, and the friendly service to compliment the food, it's a great way to start the day. We've had dinner there too, but the portions are so grand, we have to share a meal, and even then it's... More 

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Seaside, California
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101 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I highly recommend the Especial Puerto Nuevo ($13.99) with fish, shrimp, scallops, and octopus in a Ranchero sauce. The octopus in this dish is some of the best I've ever had. A nearby table ordered ceviche and I'll be back for that. A very casual place with great prices and authentic Mexican seafood dishes. Oh, and great friendly service, too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Thank you Trip Advisor. I would have never found this place. VERY casual, a little quirky, but the food was awesome. Seafood with zing. Not a lot of atmosphere, but if you are hungry and looking for good food, this is it.

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Redding, California
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Food and service were very good. Decent prices. They serve a lot of seafood so the place smelled very fishy. Also served my beer with a salted shrimp on top of the can which was a little weird.

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Monterey, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This has become a go-to spot for quality Mexican food on the Peninsula. It is way above the normal standard for this area, on a par with the better places in San Jose or Southern California. What is the most important thing with seafood? It has to be extremely fresh, with options that don't always mean soaking up a lot... More 

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Boston, MA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We are on a trip primarily to see family, heard about this place, and gave it a try. It was a pleasant surprise in every way. It is clean and pleasantly decorated, the service was friendly and very professional, the servings enormous, and the food very, very good. And it is really very inexpensive. If we lived here we would... More 

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Davis, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This was recommended by the hotel, but when we arrived I had my doubts. They were misplaced. Great service and authentic Mexican food. Fish was great and I don't like fish too much. Go for it!

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Additional Information about Mariscos Puerto Nuevo

Address: 580 Broadway Ave, Seaside, CA 93955-4203
Phone Number: 831-583-0411
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Seaside
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 580 Broadway Ave, Seaside, CA 93955-4203
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Seaside
  • Phone Number: 831-583-0411

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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