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El Marlin de Tepic

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Mexican, Seafood
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Calzada del Panteon #45, Tepic, Mexico
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11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations

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  • 39
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Food, Great Service!

Found this place while driving up road 200 on the way to Nuevo Vallarta. We ordered the Marlin tacos for appetizer and they were some of the vest I ever had. Next we ordered the Pescado Sarandeado (Butterflied Red Snapper) and it was amazing as well...we got there at happy hour (5-7) so that was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this place while driving up road 200 on the way to Nuevo Vallarta. We ordered the Marlin tacos for appetizer and they were some of the vest I ever had. Next we ordered the Pescado Sarandeado (Butterflied Red Snapper) and it was amazing as well...we got there at happy hour (5-7) so that was an added bonus. All together,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

I have been going to this place all my life. While I do think food was better 10 years ago, it still delivers, making it one of the best family restaurants to have seafood in the area. Definitely a must if you want to have a great time, listen to some mariachi and enjoy good Mariscos. You will probably stay... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

If you're in Tepic and you're looking for a terrific option to get amazing and fresh sea food flavors, this is the place to go. Order "Marlin Ahumado" (Smoked Marlin) and you won't be disappointed. Also, "Pargo Sarandeado" is a delightful dish to consider when you order. Prices and service are verry good. In a few words, if you're craving... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012 via mobile

This restaurant specializes in wood fired fish and seafood. Mangle wood is used which gives the fish a unique taste. Worth flying just for visiting this place.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calzada del Panteon #45, Tepic, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Tepic

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
  • Cuisine: Mexican, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?