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“LOVELY STROLL” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Plaza Machado

Plaza Machado
Calle Constitucion, Mazatlan, Mexico
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Mazatlan City Sightseeing Tour
Ranked #2 of 82 things to do in Mazatlan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Activities: Walking, City walk sightseeing
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Owner description: Central plaza named for Juan Nepomuceno Machado who donated the land.
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“LOVELY STROLL”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

Didn't spend enough time here,benches around the square,under trees. Restaurands are on 2 sides with outdoor seating. A block from the A.Peralta Theatre.

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“An experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

This Plaza has become the center of Mazatlan's artist scene. Stroll the renovated neighborhood; have a drink at Edgar's bar to experience old Mexico, dine at one of the many excellent restaurants and see a performance at the theater Angela Peralta.

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“Nice walk, take a hat! Lots of statues to see, goes all along the beach, little huts to have a servasa, everywhere!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

Beautiful scenery, was very hot but so well worth the walk. The breeze along the ocean wall is welcomed thats for sure

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“Nice afternoon....”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2012

Plaza Machado is lovely and a nice place to relax.....several restaurants around the Plaza. One place not to miss is the Nidart Gallery just a block or so away.....a mother and her daughters do incredible reasonably priced art. I buy something new and different everytime we're there.

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“A must on your trip to Mazatlan”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

A great place to watch the weekend entertainment and People watch. Lots of vendors and shopping on the weekends. Take a cab - Parking is very limited.

Great restaurants on the Plaza:

- Il Mosta - Try the Black Burro, it's one of the best and biggest filets in Mazatlan.
- Bohemia - Best Ribeye in Mazatlan - A little pricey but worth it.
- Pedro & Lola - Great entertainment on the weekends and the food is "OK".
- Argentina Beef - Very good steaks - Check with the waiter.
- Topolo's is one block to the east - Best restaurant in Mazatlan - Try the pork shank.
- Italian Restaurant on the west side of the plaza - Sorry, I forgot the name but there are always a lot of people there.

There are other restaurants on the Plaza but I'm saving them for my next trip

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