Low and Reasonable Priced

Carnitas El Michoacano   (cheaper than a happy meal)  tacos and pork plates priced by the lb.,  ask for "PURO"

El Pollo de Oro   Grilled chicken, ribs (Morelos Street)

Javier (aka) Gordo Lele's   carne asada tacos $1,tortas $2.50 ,plus a Beatles tune

Los Ajos   (all you can eat buffet during the day)  mexican,  AIR CONDITIONED  dinners also

Senor Greenbergs Deli    $8 box lunches for beach, OPEN 24 HOURS,  AIR CONDITIONED,  2 locations

Taqueria El Paisa    (beef tacos, quesadillas, and potatoes)  Across from Mocambos.

El Meson de (ZAPATAS)     breakfasts, lunch, 2 for 1 drinks after 1pm. across from mall.

Tanga Tanga     Specials every day. Good prices on beer and a great place to people watch.

Tabasco's Beach bar and restaurant,   4 resorts down the beach from VDP

El Burro Loco    home of the 30" burrito,serves 2-3 people, apprx. $10,  on leona vicaro st.

La Picazon    pork and seafood tacones(similar to wraps) easy walk from VDP

Pepe's    tacos, close to Zapatas

The Crazy Lobster    low priced food & drinks

Las Gardenias   reportedly the best fish and shrimp tacos in town, nice bar area also

Corner Cafe    good low priced food, drinks are more expensive, INTERNET available

Spencers    breakfast( ask for American special, not on the menu $2.95)  inside Mar de Cortez Hotel

Misiones de Kino   mexican & seafood

La Parrillada Steak House   BBQ beef, chicken, ribs, seafood, and some Mexican

La Dolce   pizza, other Italian

La Fonda   mexican food, menu in Spanish only for now   La Fonda is located on Hidalgo Street, northwest of downtown CSL.  Very traditional mexican dishes; excellent quality.  Our family considers this a must-visit restaurant on each trip to CSL.

Taco Loco    tacos (in front of Cabo Wabo)


Medium to Higher Price Range

Puerto San Lucas MEDIUM UPSCALE  new restaurant located on 20 November, one block north of Zapata and Pepe's.  Fantastic steak and lobster, nice atmosphere, great service.  Rib-eye steak was USD$22; steak and lobster $35.  Ceasar salad for two -- $12.  Less-expensive mexican meals available also, but didn't get a chance to try them.  By the way, this restaurant is located just north of the main drag and there is plenty of parking available (a BIG plus in Cabo San Lucas!).

Fish House    MEDIUM UPSCALE  seafood, above Tanga Tanga

Serena Cafe    MEDIUM UPSCALE  seafood,steaks,  klm.7.5,  great ocean views

Alexander's Bistro    UPSCALE, seafood & steaks, unique "hang beef" menu item

Mariscos Mocambo: EXCELLENT seafood of all types, beer, wine, and super clean. Staff speaks plenty of english. Fresh 'raw' cerviche should give you no health issues and the seafood soup is not spicy hot -and delicious. Restaurant is clean and staff helpful and cheerful. Loacted a #1 Leona Vicario and 20 de Noviembre.

Two restaurants in one. Owner of both places is a Culinary School Grad. Mamas Royal Cafe (AM only) for breakfast. Many American breakfast choices and middle prices. Fruit plate is delicious and should give you no health-related issues. Helpful staff and big portions. in the PM this place turns into Felix'. Located at Hildago Ave and Zapata. Closed Sunday.

La Golondrina    UPSCALE, seafood, mexican, steaks

Puerta Vieja   UPSCALE, seafood, steaks, senic ocean views, klm. 6.3

San Jose del Cabo:    (LUNCH FOR A DAY TRIP)

Zippers   mile marker 28.5,  at Los Olisas Hotel    hamburger, fries, sandwiches

Dante's   same area bbq ribs

Rossy's  shrimp and fish tacos,  manuel doblado at mauricio castro blvd. (main hghwy)

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