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“Great beach bar” 4 of 5 stars
Review of El Dorado

El Dorado
El Anclote Beach, Punta de Mita, Mexico
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Ranked #22 of 42 Restaurants in Punta de Mita
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Nanaimo, Canada
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3 reviews
“Great beach bar”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

Loved the yellow and green tablecloths. And the buckets of beer, cleanest washrooms around. Great chicken nachos.

Visited November 2012
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Oakland, California
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Decent breakfast”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

I wish there were a way to do 3.5 stars -- I'd say this was better than average, but not quite very good. Good. I had chilequiles, which were quite good, and some good bacon. My dining companion had machaca, which were less successful. Service was very nice, but also quite slow.

Visited October 2012
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Agoura Hills, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Love El Dorado!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

We have been many times to El Dorado and the food is wonderful You can dine right on the sand, have great drinks, listen to mariachi's, and walk out to the jetty. The service is friendly and we always talk to interesting people from all over the world. Try the garlic with fresh fish. Wonderful!!

Visited May 2012
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Galena,IL
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107 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“So Sad........”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

Used to be my family's favorite beach restaurant for an afternoon on t he beach, or breakfast or a nice dinner. Sadly, now most of the friendly waiters are gone and the prices have escalated way too much. It just isn't a good choice on the beach in Punta de Mita anymore and I hate to say that.

Visited April 2012
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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229 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
“Sand,beach,beer and fresh oysters”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

A nice Mexican restaurant on the beach at Punta Mita. Great service and good prices. Sit with your feet in the sand while watching the pelicans dive for food. Then after your beer bucket and appetisers order your meal and sit under the giant palapa. Ceviche tostadas, shrimp cocktails and o did I mention that a guy goes out an digs up oysters and delivers them to your table just shucked. For a main course have the whole red snapper with butter and garlic or the shrimp brochettes . Flan for desert.
Then back to your comfy chair for a siesta before they ask you if your are ready for a daiquiri or margarita. Good people.

  • Visited January 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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