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Don't miss a visit to Lizas Bar on the beach

Have visited Lizas bar here almost every year for the last 20 years at Christmas. Main reason the... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2017
angiehookhome
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London, United Kingdom
Nice for a stroll

Nice for a stroll. Start by the dock and check out the fisherman bringing in their haul. Walk up... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2016
ShaneSellsSeashells
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Featuring low tides and undertow, this is known as the best in-town swimming spot.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“guacamole” (2 reviews)
“margarita” (2 reviews)
“liza” (2 reviews)
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Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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Reviewed February 28, 2017

Have visited Lizas bar here almost every year for the last 20 years at Christmas. Main reason the atmosphere, the guacamole, the company, the music and I can safely say the best margarita in the world and trust me Ive tried many! It has become...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Nice for a stroll. Start by the dock and check out the fisherman bringing in their haul. Walk up to the statue of a mermaid and make a right. Scale a few stairs and you will be bewildered by the view! Get out the pano...More

Thank ShaneSellsSeashells
Reviewed June 16, 2016

The place to be to visit Lisa bar and restaurant for the best margarita and guacamole in the world and the best fresh oysters straight from the sea from the oyster men near the rocks for just a few dollars

Thank angiehookhome
Reviewed March 12, 2016

Lots of action if you enjoy boats and sand walkers. Safe to swim, as lifeguard chair station is 50 ft from the beach.

Thank gtafarmfreshsod
Reviewed February 3, 2016

Nice family oriented beach without the bars that line Zicatela blaring music. Quiet, but you can still rent a chair and umbrella and get a beer. The locals all show up after work with picnics for a pre dinner swim. Very nice beach.

Thank Sanguinette
Reviewed January 29, 2016

Nice mix of locals & tourists with a pay-for-shade set-up, so be prepared to pick a lounge chair and at least sip on a fresh limonada,

Thank MMann22
Reviewed January 6, 2016

This is the very end section of the main beach, the most in town. This is where the fishing boats come in, which can be fascinating. In the morning they approach the beach, at speed, and then glide up the beach on rollers. The selection...More

Thank alant708
Reviewed August 15, 2015

You can't swim on this beach as it is too dangerous and only suitable for surfers. Some good restaurants though

Thank Peter W
Reviewed March 28, 2015

You can come in the morning to watch the fishermen unload fish but I was not too impressed by this beach and it is certainly not for swimming.

Thank HelenaGuerra
Reviewed November 26, 2014

a real hole , not to clean and not too pleasant, the restaurants look poor and taste worse, we tried the best looking one, and we got a fish with odd smell wholly soaked in oil. skip this part , you have much much better...More

Thank nathan l
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