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El Presidio

Calle Ninos Heroes 1511 | Centro, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
+52 669 910 2615
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Ninos Heroes 1511 | Centro, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

On our last evening in Mazatlan and we always like to have a nice dinner. El Presidio was recommended by one of the bell captains at our hotel. My husband had been searching for tripe and he wasn’t disappointed. Tripe tacos, salads, amazing brussell sprouts,...More

Thank Petrinagirl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely the best food in Mazatlan. My husband made reservations at this amazing spot. The architecture and atmosphere are without words the most beautiful place I have been too. The food was exquisite. I had salmon that melted in your mouth while my husband had...More

Thank Jaime D
Reviewed 3 days ago

As a patio experience in the shell of a building, this should have been an intimate and delightful setting for dinner with friends and family at dusk. But the tables are so far apart that cavernous is closer to the setting. It is not well...More

Thank Nancer2727
Reviewed 3 days ago

El Presidio is a beautiful restaurant in the historic district of Mazatlan a couple of blocks from Plaza Machado. The interior has large plants and feels like you are eating outdoors while indoors. Though a little expensive (for Mazatlan) the food was delicious and the...More

Thank TravelinMan1209
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice but way to expensive for what you get. Atmosphere is very pretty. Portions are small. Will not be going back.

Thank Joleen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We reserved for a group of 14 and 9 of us arrived. Maybe that was partly why we had great service. From the time we walked in until we left we had great service. We asked for extra bread and they brought it for us....More

Thank 3becky60
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let’s star with the appetizers--their portion size is generous and something for everyone. Now let’s move to dessert the clear winner were there wind fritters but also Drunken Flan and Chocolate volcano, many more choices available. Some main dishes, fish, beef filet, peppercorn and mushroom...More

Thank sparrow2027
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

El Presidio is located in the historic part of old Mazatlan. It was a home built in 1870 by a prominent family, but had fallen into disrepair. It has been carefully stabilized to function as an elegant dinning space, bar, and site for events. The...More

1  Thank jschaaf_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate a lovely lunch in their courtyard, ordering way too many appetizers--their portion size is generous--everything was very tasty. Loved their specialty drinks!

Thank Charles A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our friends who live here invited us to dinner here. He brought his own bottle of wine. The place is large and like an old unrestored museum. The walls done in glass so you can see a lot. Service was fast large selections. We had...More

Thank Jeff B
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February 25, 2018|
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Response from poppyhill | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would definitely suggest doing this! Beautiful bar and good service. The restaurant actually has several different "dining areas" under one roof. One is a sports bar type place (I have not eaten there) the other is... More
January 17, 2018|
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Response from DallasyRocio | Reviewed this property |
i have worn shorts there.
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October 19, 2017|
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Response from Colleend55 | Reviewed this property |
The streets being under construction and the taxi cab driver have nothing to do with the overall experience of this restaurant. And in fact the taxi cab driver and the shuttle bus driver were most excellent in maneuvering... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 1:00 AM
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1:00 PM - 1:00 AM
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1:00 PM - 1:00 AM
1:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Ninos Heroes 1511 | Centro, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Sinaloa  >  Mazatlan
  • Phone Number: +52 669 910 2615
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