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Manzanilla

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Pacific Rim, Seafood, Mediterranean
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Calle Teniente Azueta # 139 | Recinto Portuario, Ensenada, Ensenada Municipality 22800, Mexico
6461757073
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1:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wed 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wed - Fri 1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
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2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

more than 800 pesos for a six sample dinner that is expensive, no air conditioning in summer is bad too, I visited in summer and there were too many flies around our table. Around 100 pesos for a mojito that's expensive too and there is nothing new in the mojito. I have to say that the best sample was the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

This restaurant does not offer something new, you can find it in any restaurant including with a lower price. I paid 900 pesos for two meals and honestly was an average meal. sorry! Like other reviewers said, " had higher expectations".

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1 Thank Christian M
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

One of the 50 best restaurants in Latin America. Food is mostly local and organic products. We orderd the 8 course tasting menu offered with and with out wine paring

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Thank Ramona M
San Luis, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

It's a nice and family friendly place. Grate service. The wine and the food it's so good. Definitely will be back again.

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Thank Reynaldo R
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

I had heard great things about Manzanilla from my husband's friends and Tripadvisor. So my husband took me here on a Saturday for dinner. When we arrived, we made eye contact with a couple of ladies behind the bar. They didn't greet us initially, we had to ask for a table. They asked if we had reservations, we said no.... More 

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Thank Mimi K
Ensenada, Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

This restaurant is owned by one of the most well known chef's in Mexico. He is a TV personality as well. So we were expecting some of the best food that Ensenada has to offer. We were disappointed and found that the food was overly salted. Seasoning is something any great chef should have down by now. It was also... More 

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Culiacan, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

This place is very good but not great. Somebody in the Valle de Guadalupe recommended it and I must say, the place is cool, the service pretty good, the food ok and the drinks really good. We were sitting at the bar and the bartenders were very nice and never forgot about us. But, lets talk about the food: I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

To me one of The best restaurante in Mexico, everything is superb, from the attention that it is excellent to the food that it is 10x better! Ambiance is nice! Drinks are perfect , wine menu hand picked

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Thank nachomerino
Ensenada, Baja California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

We were very disappointed, had heard that some good chefs were at this restaurant. They were not there the day we dined.

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Thank RCrider
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

Benito Molina and his wife Sulange, are one of the best chefs in northern México. All of their dishes are simply outstanding and original. They created this new "mexico/mediteranian" style that is simply incredible, this is a must stop in Ensenada for anyone.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $25
Cuisine
Pacific Rim, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
1:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Teniente Azueta # 139 | Recinto Portuario, Ensenada, Ensenada Municipality 22800, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Ensenada Municipality  >  Ensenada
  • Phone Number: 6461757073

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?