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La Cueva Del Leon

Avenida Olas Altas 166 | Local E Planta Baja de Hotel Belmar, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Jul 17, 2017
“Great pizza”
Jun 25, 2016
“Excellent food with an awesome view”
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$$ - $$$
Avenida Olas Altas 166 | Local E Planta Baja de Hotel Belmar, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
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Reviewed March 4, 2014

We both had shrimp dishes that were very good! I ordered the green salad, and it was GINORMOUS! Delicious, but huge! I ate less than half of it since I was saving room for the shrimp. We were seated inside, but asked if we could...More

1  Thank houmomof4
Reviewed January 9, 2014

Our first two choices for lunch were closed, so we went to La Cueva del Leon for a casual lunch. We weren't disappointed! Excellent salad with shrimp, nachos (a bit soggy), beer (of course)

1  Thank Caslin
Reviewed August 11, 2013

We lived in Mazatlan for a year in 2010. We experienced a lot. Of all the places this is the only one that hands down we felt they cared. The food wasn't only good and consistent but priced right. These people are happy and want...More

Thank jachin
Reviewed June 13, 2013

Their shrimp stuffed poblana is wonderful! The portions are very generous and the view great. I keep returning.

1  Thank KayBaker52
Reviewed May 8, 2013

We keep returning to La Cueva de Leon for its generous and well made green salad. Never watery, it allows us to savor the fresh taste of the vegetables and vinaigrette sauce.

Thank Isaac O
Reviewed April 30, 2013

And comes with a fantastic view, especially at sunset. Located on Olas Altas,where there is a full block of good eateries all with about 4 sidewalk tables each, this place is right next to the bike rental. Well known for generous portions and reasonable pricing....More

Thank havenboxer
Reviewed April 10, 2013

We were looking for a place to eat near old town Mazatlan when we ran into a volunteer tourist adviser. Looked like a retired gentleman from the US who lives part of the year in Mexico. He has tons of useful information and gave us...More

1  Thank opeka
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Location is fantastic, right across the street from the beach. The food is average, the prices are right, and several Americans and Canadians can be found every day having a bite to eat.

Thank wallysaskatoon
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Great shrimp, but cold vegetables. Ho hum service. Indoor and outdoor seating. Nice view of the ocean.

Thank peachlandtraveler
Reviewed March 23, 2013

We had eaten here last year and decided to try it again. Everyone had a great meal (there were 6 of us). My husband and I had the skirt steak and it was VERY tender. The prices were so reasonable. I'm sure we will eat...More

Thank Enid R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $11
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Olas Altas 166 | Local E Planta Baja de Hotel Belmar, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Sinaloa  >  Mazatlan
  • Phone Number: 910.30.00
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Belmar
The Cave Lion Pizza & Beer offers pizzas with different body types (traditional, crunchy, chicago style) for all tastes and signature drinks that you will not find anywhere else
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