We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 85 Sayulita Restaurants

Capitan Cook

Gaviotas 490, Sayulita 63732, Mexico
+52 3292913985
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #37 of 85 Restaurants in Sayulita
Price range: $10 - $80
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Change of owner and business style
Write a Review

157 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    94
    40
    8
    8
    7
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Kent UK
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Visit here as part of our trip to Sayulita. Sat on chairs at front overlooking ocean deciding what to have when American guy who had been coming for 10 years recommended the coconut shrimps. Take our advice - if you like shrimps (prawns UK style!) and coconut - you just got to have them. Very good prices and service.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Victoria B.C.
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We took the bus to Sayulito from Bucerias to experience the beach there , to see the town and the surfing community. After a walk around the town, which was very different from PV and even Bucerias where we were staying we decided to stop for a drink and to enjoy the beach. We had no idea what to do... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wayland, Michigan
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Great Margaret's and the flank steak tacos were awesome! Thanks for the great service Ernesto! Great location, free WiFi, prices are good, just a great place for lunch on the beautiful beach of Sayulita.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vancouver, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

A large group of us parked here for a beach day. The food was okay and the drinks (although overpriced) were tasty. Our server was impolite and tried to add extra items to our bill. That was a major turnoff.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lennox Head, Australia
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Me and my group of friends sat here many days on the beach and had some great cocktails (Miami vice and Margarita's are winners). Apart from the location and drinks though, this place is average. The fish tacos lacked any kind of flavour, ceviche was average and prawn cocktail horrible! To top it off, the service is very slow and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Juneau, Alaska
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This open air restaurant on the beach is Sayulita has a wonderful setting - beach, sand, sea, sun. That's the only thing good about it. The service was okay but it didn't make up for the truly BAD food. The coconut shrimp were coated in a thick tasteless batter that we ended up peeling off and eating the naked shrimp... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ont.Canada
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We go here at least once a year so was a bit worried when I saw the negative reviews? We took a bunch of friends up there yesterday & everyone raved about the place. 2 tables & a bunch of chairs ocean front 5 beers 100 pesos LARGE glass wine 60 p we stayed from 12 til 5:30 & drink... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Covington, OH
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

This was our first dinner in town. They brought our first round of margaritas out to our table on the beach and the rest is a bit of blur! I do remember commenting on how obnoxious the beach vendors were. We enjoyed the salsa and chips and our fish tacos were great.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Lenox, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Great food! Great service! Great view! Great seating! ERNESTO was unbelievably attentive! shrimps are a MUST to try - best shrimp in MEXICO!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saskatoon, Canada
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Directly on the beach at Sayulita. Very good value and well prepared food. You must caerfully identify the restaurant, the close competitors try to steal the business.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Capitan Cook also viewed

Sayulita, Riviera Nayarit
 
Sayulita, Riviera Nayarit
Sayulita, Riviera Nayarit
 

Been to Capitan Cook? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Do you own or manage Capitan Cook?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing