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El Cabrito

Av. Costera Miguel Aleman 1480, Acapulco 41240, Mexico
+52 744 484 7711
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“cabrito” (25 reviews)
“goat” (22 reviews)
“mole” (24 reviews)
Open Now
2:00 PM - 11:45 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
Av. Costera Miguel Aleman 1480, Acapulco 41240, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The restaurant that I have visited most over the years. I have had pretty much everything at this restaurant and it is all good. I had split a salad with the wife nice portion even when splitting. I had ordered the burritos which were ok...More

Thank truck2chief
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants. The people are friendly and the food is wonderful. I recommend the catch of the day cooked in garlic. I come here year after year.

Thank harleyphil
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This place was next to where the Hard Rock Cafe use to be. So I had a meal. Everything was great. Very large portions.

Thank hrcalso
Reviewed March 1, 2017

The food, the service and atmosphere superb. Their patio is great and also the inside of the restaurant offers air conditioned and wifi. I suggest you call for reservations. I will go back!

Thank lillyfe
Reviewed February 6, 2017

even if you go all inclusive, we tried different local restaurants and went to listen to mexican music

Thank plab777
Reviewed January 18, 2017

i have been going to cabritos for a long time. it is my go to restaurant in acupulco. although it has a beautiful indoor air conditioning room i much prefer the outside table closest to the street .the authenticity of cabritos is second to none....More

Thank brick32657
Reviewed November 29, 2016

The service was great. The food was good, but seemed more expensive than other restaurants nearby. They provided free Wi-Fi as well.

Reviewed September 21, 2016

It's a curious quirk about Acapulco dining that so few restaurants (not counting informal beach and street kitchens) offer quality, land-based (as opposed to sea-based) Mexican food. El Cabrito is one of the few, and it's a joy. Cabrito -- spit-roasted goat -- is the...More

Thank alsolly
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Ten years ago my daughter and my nephew were delighted with the Mexican dishes and the warm tortillas were served in a nice container. I was just as pleased when I returned 6 years ago with my husband. The chef/owner's standards must have changed and...More

Thank ang t
Reviewed July 31, 2016

The place for goat. Grilled on spits. If you don't like goat, they have many other chooses. Service is good. Can sit inside or outside.

Thank DPNA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $20
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
2:00 PM - 10:45 PM
2:00 PM - 11:45 PM
2:00 PM - 11:45 PM
2:00 PM - 11:45 PM
2:00 PM - 11:45 PM
2:00 PM - 11:45 PM
2:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Costera Miguel Aleman 1480, Acapulco 41240, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Acapulco
  • Phone Number: +52 744 484 7711
Food is fresh, fast, and delicious and the service is great too. Soups and fish fillet are excellent, and they have a large selection of drinks served in Mexican styled glasses. Located on a main street, you can eat inside or outside.
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