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Baja Calypso


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Mexican, Seafood, Mediterranean
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No GMO or any preservatives. They obtain their own Steer or cow and butcher the proper way to prevent over cooking.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ScicilianPS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Six for lunch and we were excited for the ocean front seating. This was the slowest service ever and the restaurant was mostly empty. We waited 20m minutes for drinks and almost an hour for our food. The seafood paella was like glue and I...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Peggy A
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

Me and some girlfriends headed down to Rosarito the weekend before Halloween for a last minute girls trip. Some friends had recommended Baja Calypso, and we’re SOOOO happy we went! The food and drinks were AMAZING, and Gilles was the best! So friendly and accommodating!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DreamySkin
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

My family and friends LOVED our time spent at BAJA CALYPSO. I'm a margarita snob but Gordo's margaritas will not disappoint. In fact, be sure to limit yourself if have plans the next day... They are strong! We ate breakfasts, lunches, and dinners there and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tracy T
Reviewed December 2, 2018

We chose Baja Calipso for our first night out in Rosarito,Mexico and were disappointed when we arrived because they were closed. But perseverance pays and we got a reservation on our 3rd night. When we got there the joint was jumping. We had our choice...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PhoenixDennis
Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

The meal we had at Baja Calypso was absolutely incredible. Everything was so fresh and well prepared. We had ceviche, fresh yellowtail, ribeyes, even mac and cheese. It was clear that each dish was prepared lovingly with the best ingredients and a chef that knows...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lisa P
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

We were staying next door at the La Roca Resort and my husband scoped out this casual place next door. Wow! I don't know what else to say. As a vegetarian, my husband is always trying to track me down a Chile Relleno so I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jenk178
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Baja Calypso is the Mexican reincarnation of the Leucadian icon Calypso. Chef Gilles Knafu brings a unique flair to fresh Mexican seafood. I've tried most of the menu and I think I have to say my favorite is the seafood linguine. And the views are...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank tidewise
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful experience! This is an absolute gem! Relevant live band, exceptional food and delicious drinks with a view to drool over. We could seriously eat here for every meal. We had the ceviche, and the guacamole yo start. Both were large portions enough...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Keith B
Reviewed August 25, 2018

I have been here many times before but somehow have managed to miss dining here when chef/owner Gilles Knafo was in the building. I've always liked the place, the staff is friendly the food is good etc etc all the usual you expect from a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Response from ScotRichardson | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this restaurant is pet friendly and long as the dogs are behaved. I have never seen or heard of any bad situations with dogs there. We actually took ownership of the owners dog and his travels back and forth from the... More
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