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El Anclote Beach, Punta de Mita, Mexico
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 28
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  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
YUM!

The view was by far my favourite. But as far as the food goes, I was thoroughly impressed. I had some of the best fish tacos I've ever had as well as a banana marguerita (which are a must have).

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
Janelle R
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  • Scenic view
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

The view was by far my favourite. But as far as the food goes, I was thoroughly impressed. I had some of the best fish tacos I've ever had as well as a banana marguerita (which are a must have).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

The ceviche and guacamole was amazing. The view was breathtaking. The mojita was tasty and the service was on point.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Upstairs on the beach. Wonderful view and great service. No vendors come upstairs which is a plus when wanting to really enjoy the atmosphere. Fish tacos, shrimp tacos, quesidillas, guacamole, chips and salsa, cold beer.

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Palm Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

This was definitely our favourite in Punta MIta. The views of sunset from upstairs were great, the food was fresh and the staff were so gracious. Chose this as our restaurant for our last night in Punta Mita and weren't disappointed. We didn't want to leave and even though the staff were keen to close up, they let us stay... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

This place was recommended to us by our friends that have a condo near by. The food was good, but nothing special. The service was good and the prices about average. This is right on the beach, during the day you can hang out have lunch and take your surf board.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I was taken to El Dorado by a friend who lives in Nayarit. I can say the food was outstanding. He kept saying get the dorado. We just asked the server for it and it was delicious. The mid day margartitas were excellent. I would not have known about this with our local info. Any tourist to Punta de Mita... More 

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La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We drove up so our family could see 'Punta Mita' and had lunch here. What we had was excellent from the soup to the coconut shrimp!!! Will definitely be back......Definitely not a drive by!!!!!

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This is a place to come and stick your feet in the sand. Watch the pelican dive for food and the surfers and paddle boarders swing with the waves. Rocky beach. Food is very good but with a limited coastal menu. Don't expect a wine list. But if you love great red snapper with garlic and lime, this is the... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We have eaten at all the Punta Mita restaurants over the years but somehow we overlooked El Dorado. Our recent dinner was superb. The guacamole was the best in town by far, garnished with chunks of watermelon. The mixed Mexican plate with carne asada was fabulous. Prices are extremely reasonable and the service was excellent. Highly recommended!

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

nice restaurant in the beach with good fish perfect after a nice day in the Marietas islands, good service also the ceviche it is very good.

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Address: El Anclote Beach, Punta de Mita, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Punta de Mita
Cuisine: Seafood

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: El Anclote Beach, Punta de Mita, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Punta de Mita

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

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