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Marlin 14, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico
+52 322 295 5055
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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2017

This is a great place with very fresh sea food!  It is very clean, staff is great and did I mention we had great fresh sea food.  We had sting ray, octopus and ceviche.  The owners brother also owns a bot that we did some whale watching.

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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed January 4, 2017

This restaurant was suggested to us by a Mexican local resident of La Cruz. We have been trying some restaurants that cater to the locals as opposed to tourist or winter residents like ourselves. I would say the food is okay nothing special. the manta ray which has been mentioned is just chopped up served on a plate with tacos... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2015

We made the trek to La Cruz just to eat at this restaurant a second time. Typical local Mexican restaurtant, it will not blow you away with its decor or appearance, but it will with the fresh seafood. We recommend the shredded manta ray starter - it is almost a meal unto itself. The scallop salad is also excellent. Expect... More 

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La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed January 3, 2015

Here is an authentic Mexican seafood place. Excellent food - langostino, langosta, shrimp, octopus, and whatever sea creatures you might fancy (there might be manta on the menu). Reasonable prices - we fed eight (who drank a fair amount of beer, limonada, etc.) for 2200 pesos (= about $160, i.e. $20 per diner). All of the other clientes (the place... More 

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Oakland, California
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 28, 2013

OMG, Columba has the best white fish salad ever. It is not ceviche, but white fish salad. I always stop and bring it home with me for over 18 yrs. Comes with a bag of tostada's, limes, guac. dressing if you want. Fabulous for sure. There warm Marlin dish is also out of this world. Can stop and take to... More 

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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed April 4, 2013

First off, the location is in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, not PV. This is a basic, no frills seafood restaurant with fresh fish and friendly staff. The friendly owner spoke highly of the fish stew and fish ball soup. Unfortunately we were not hungry enough for appetizers. My friend ordered the Manta Ray fish tacos prepared two ways, spicy and... More 

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  • Address: Marlin 14, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  La Cruz de Huanacaxtle
  • Phone Number: +52 322 295 5055

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