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Surf's Up Cafe

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Avenida Ernesto Coppel # 520 | Nuevo Mazatlan, Mazatlan 82112, Mexico
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Wed - Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Spokane, Washington
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A little dirt will get you a LOT! We went for a late breakfast and found the quaint little beachside cafe relatively empty. We got front row seats overlooking Emerald Bay...a beautiful spot with a light breeze. We started off with a couple of delicious, fresh fruit smoothies and a cup of coffee. The waitress took our order and we... More 

Thank Jack R
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, charming young beautiful owner, fun live afternoon music on the beach away from the tourist center

Thank Cindy P
Fountain Hills, Arizona
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

This "normal" looking café directly on the beach is a hidden gem for food-lovers. The lovely Canadian owner Leanne is a master in making simple sandwiches, burgers, or omelets into unexpected gourmet delights, in an unpretentious, joyful and colorful Mexican environment, for very good prices. We cannot praise her café enough after seral years of eating there, crave her food,... More 

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Austin, Texas
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143 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

We just finished brunch at this little sea side gem in the Emerald Bay Area of Mazatlan and could not wait to give them s review. It is gourmet dining right on the ocean and the food is sublime. I had the aptly named "heavenly" which is dark chocolate stuffed French toast. It is finished with walnuts. Honestly worthy of... More 

1 Thank Kyle D
Surfs Up M, Owner at Surf's Up Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you, for such a wonderful review. I am so pleased that you had a most excellent experience. Our goal at Surf's Up to to not only provide attentive service but for the food to make you have an emotional experience. One that you will remember. Sunday July 31st was our last day open for the season. We generally close... More 

Mazatlan, Mexico
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

this is a great restaurant, right on the beach in Emerald Bay, Dusty road to get there but definitely well worth it. The owners are Canadian and have a flare for unique dishes, the stuffed hamburgers are big enough to share. Next time we will share the breakfast meal as we couldn't finish it all. The staff are wonderful they... More 

1 Thank Erika L
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

When we returned to Mazatlan, we were so excited to hear Surf's up was open for the season. This is an amazing place. The staff is great and attentive. The food takes a little time to get, but well worth the wait. The flavors are unusual but work well together, the portions are big and everything is well priced. It... More 

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Lubbock, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016

A yearly vacation breakfast favorite with our family. Every listing highly creative ...We aim to try them all. Lunch also available, but breakfast is our preference. Friendly staff. Sits directly on the ocean and is a stopping point for visitors walking the sands. Taxi and pulmonia drivers may complain of the dusty, somewhat rutty road, but cajoling does work and... More 

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Suwanee, Georgia
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

We were staying at Pueblo Bonito Emerald Bay, about 2 miles walk up the beach from Surf's Up Cafe - and after walking by a few times we decided to stop in for a brunch - we wished we had come in more often - they are open from 8am to 4pm and except for the fact that it would... More 

Thank SurferDale
Bothell, Washington
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 6, 2016

We have been to Surf's up numerous times, and every time we go, we are more impressed than the time before. They have it all --- great location, on the beach, straight out of a movie. Fantastic food, exploding with flavor with the freshest and most creative ingredients. Exceptional service -- the pace is perfect, the staff is warm, friendly,... More 

Thank Sethtravels
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

I live nearby, so this is a nice addition to our neighborhood , down the dusty dirt road. We stop by on Saturdays to listen to the reggae music and have a few drinks, with our dog, with a view of Emerald bay, a good time. Thursday they have a Rock Band ( only during the season). Everybody seems to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Ernesto Coppel # 520 | Nuevo Mazatlan, Mazatlan 82112, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Sinaloa  >  Mazatlan
  • Phone Number: 526699880951

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