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El Agave

Nicolas bravo N. 49 | In front of anfibios surf shop, on top of Cristaleria del Centro store., Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
+52 755 559 3211
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“chicken mole” (4 reviews)
“warm bread” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Nicolas bravo N. 49 | In front of anfibios surf shop, on top of Cristaleria del Centro store., Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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51 - 60 of 141 reviews

Reviewed January 16, 2016

My margarita was top notch. The guacamole was perfect - not too much, with a bit of spicy sauce on the side so we can control the heat. The garlic butter they served with the bread was amazing. I wanted to take it home with...More

2  Thank ElleForbes
Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

Music, creative food reasonable prices. Oh / great atmosphere. Would go again. Wine wasn't what I prefer, very limited wine list. Surprise of the meal was the desert. Banana cardamom with ice cream. Incredible. Ordered and my wife was full. She ate the entire dish!!

Thank Ricky J
Reviewed December 23, 2015

Mexicsn fare with a creative touch that will please the most critical gourmet. Lionel Lopes insures that the kitchen operates to the highest standard. And, he makes a killer mescal mojito.

Thank GHSVX
Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Not the first time we have eaten here, and the food is good, service friendly, but frankly too slow. I know we are on holiday but the wait was just too long. Enjoyed everything we ordered.

Thank tomshiff
Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

It is wonderful how the Mexican people can take any hole in the middle of nowhere and fix it into a serene, beautiful oasis! You ascend one flight and are transformed to old Mexico. It is gorgeous and the food matches it's beauty and charm....More

Thank SweetSusy
Reviewed December 1, 2015

We always return here each year at least two times per visit. Very flavourful and creative dishes. Try the spinach salad. margaritas best around.

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed September 9, 2015

It's been awhile since my last visit, but this restaurant is one of my favorite in town. Great for small groups, better for couples, it has a special romantic atmosphere with a nice balcony. Delicious food, with creative cuisine. Great wine choices and nice bread....More

Thank Joao G
Reviewed April 21, 2015

We were a party of eight that was well served by the manager. He made deliciously strong margaritas, and was very friendly and helpful. Highlights of the dinner included the octopus carpaccio and the fresh fish wrapped in a 'saint leaf'.

Thank SeattleTravel429
Reviewed March 23, 2015 via mobile

Agave was everything we had hoped for. The octopus carpaccio was tender, deliciously seasoned & just the right amount to wake up the palate. The spinach, goat cheese & Apple salad was creatively plated & dressed. My husband had a superbly cooked tenderloin, very flavorful....More

1  Thank KKateR
Reviewed March 16, 2015

Met at the restaurant entrance by the owner (our hotel had called ahead - he saw us getting out of a cab) - head upstairs to a table on the balcony with a view of the streetlife, The margaritas are made with real lime juice!!...More

Thank HotPools
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nicolas bravo N. 49 | In front of anfibios surf shop, on top of Cristaleria del Centro store., Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: +52 755 559 3211
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