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Calle Carrizal | Restaurant El Grillo Marinero, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
+52 958 587 0783
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“octopus” (46 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (19 reviews)
“red snapper” (21 reviews)
Opens in 7 min
All hours
Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Carrizal | Restaurant El Grillo Marinero, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are looking for the best seafood in Huatulco, look no further and go to this hidden gem. While not fully visible from the 'tourist' spots and a bit away from the main downtown plaza, this place is definitely worth the time looking for...More

Thank bandazagorath
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

El Grillo Marinero is perhaps the best fish restaurant in town or really anywhere. It has great service, is clean and the fish is so fresh. We had grilled dorado, grilled whole snapped and grilled pulpo (octopus) , all with butter and garlic. The pulpo...More

Thank FBeveridge
Reviewed June 19, 2017

We loved this restaurant! Services was great. Food was excellent! Had the grilled shrimp and mahi mahi. Highly recommend!!

Thank GabbyLou3
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

There are several places in downtown Huatulco but this on is the best. From shrimp cocktail to fresh catch of the day. Owned by fisherman you will get the true variety of your wishes.

Thank BMcBride
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Great fish of the day , challenge is not all employees speak English which can be a challenge. Eduardo speaks English and will get it right , we were fortunate on 2 occasions unfortunately yesterday when he was not in it all went wrong ,...More

Thank Abner F
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

I can tell this is a place popular with locals and visitors, and I can see why. Being a fan of ceviches, seafood cocktails, etc., I had one of their campechana dishes for dinner (the marinara, I think it was called) and it was delicious...More

Thank msd204
Reviewed April 22, 2017

Very unfriendly waiter, no fresh seafood available.... Finally ordered some guacomole and even that was distastefull. Never again.

Thank IslandGirl1111
Reviewed April 17, 2017

We ate a couple of times at this restaurant. Both times were great. The Mahi Mahi was great. Also great price for the wonderful good.

Thank FrostyWi
Reviewed April 15, 2017

Andrew Zimmern was here ten years ago. I show his Mexico episode to my classes. (Even if he himself is annoying, his videos are interesting.) When I looked for good snorkeling spots, Huatulco came up, and once there, I had to go to this restaurant...More

Thank wellwhateverfor
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

We are very happy to discover El Grill Marinero. Came by for a late lunch and thoroughly enjoyed the snapper with chipotle sauce and the grilled tuna. Both were perfectly cooked, sauces did not distract from the fish. Our host was fantastic; friendly and helpful....More

Thank Achillides
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January 22, 2016|
Response from Tlw48 | Reviewed this property |
Daily from 12pm - 8pm. Only day closed is New Year's Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Carrizal | Restaurant El Grillo Marinero, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 587 0783
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