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Encore Restaurant & Lounge

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Calle Lazaro Cardenas #51, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
329-2980140
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: We are located at #51 Lazaro Cardenas Street (cor Abasolo). Bucerias...
We are located at #51 Lazaro Cardenas Street (cor Abasolo). Bucerias, Nayarit. It is 3 blocks north of Royal Decameron Hotel
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Bar scene
Large groups
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 71
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great evening of Jazz and coconut shrimp

We were at our resort for two weeks so one night we found a place in Bucerias for coconut shrimp and live Jazz. Armi Grano is from North Vancouver and she and her trio are awesome. She is a lovely singer. The food here is not cheap but it is awesome. What a lovely evening.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Lori14181725
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Abbotsford, Canada
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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136 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Abbotsford, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We were at our resort for two weeks so one night we found a place in Bucerias for coconut shrimp and live Jazz. Armi Grano is from North Vancouver and she and her trio are awesome. She is a lovely singer. The food here is not cheap but it is awesome. What a lovely evening.

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Qualicum Beach, Canada
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Wow, we really enjoyed Armi Grano's Encore Restaurant. Armi Grano and the Viva Jazz Trio provide music about 4 times a week and they are great! I am not really a jazz fan but this music was sweet and lively. Those musicians make it look so easy. There was a guest Sax player on a recent visit who really added!... More 

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Rosslyn
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

The Encore isn't just about the food! Armi and her fabulous jazz band create a backdrop for a fabulous special dinner or a late night martini in Bucerias. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jtCVT0nDpDQ PS Reservations a must, especially on the weekend.

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Oakville, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Wonderful atmosphere,superb service from staff who really care about your dining experience. The best coconut shrimp my wife and our friend have ever had.

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Ambience is the key element of an evening dinner at Encore. The service was friendly and helpful, the food fairly average as were the menu prices, but the live soft jazz from the owner and her band just made for a relaxing and enjoyable experience.

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Waterford, Michigan
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58 reviews 58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Visited in Feb., very kind staff starting with hostess, great service, very nice live music, but food was so - so.

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Vancouver, Canada
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Marni owns and runs this beauty. 2 for 1 pasta Monday nights. strong drinks reasonably priced. Lauru bartender fantastic, all wait staff superb and Th - Sat Marni and he group perform. Outstanding in all respects. Breaky reasonable and everytime has been consistent - way to go Marni

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We ended up coming here when the restraunt we originally were going to was closed, and are we ever happy we did. I ordered the white chicken curry and it was amazing. The sauce was so good, and the cheesecake desert was really good too. Prices were a little more than other places in the area, but not even too... More 

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Chilliwack, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Walked into this little gem by accident when our usual restaurant in the area was closed due to a special event. What a nice surprize! we just had 2 for 1 Margarita's (yeah Happy Hour) & nibblies (Spring Rolls & Yam Fries) both were fresh and every tasty. It doesn't have an ocean view but is a very nice, clean... More 

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Solihull, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The food was OK, nothing out of the ordinary, do not have the chicken madras if you are missing a curry, it is more like a stew

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Lazaro Cardenas #51, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Bucerias
  • Phone Number: 329-2980140

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 25
  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget

Description

We are located at #51 Lazaro Cardenas Street (cor Abasolo). Bucerias, Nayarit. It is 3 blocks north of Royal Decameron Hotel
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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