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La Golondrina Restaurant

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Paseo del Pescador Next to City Club, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
(624) 143-0542
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Not much to say that this title doesn't cover. Beautiful food, incredible service and a lovely atmosphere. This excellence hasn't changed from 20 years ago. Some servers are still working there since My first visit. Don't bother with the menu if you like lobster. Just order lobster combo for 2. With drinks and meal it will cost around 200.00 USD.... More 

Thank Mark S
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on Sunday August 21, after being back in Cabo since 2013. We have dined here at least 4/5 times over the past few years. Alma the asst. manager is very good, explained the menu options well. We order the seafood combo for two. I must say we were a bit disappointed. All the seafood was over cooked. Lobster... More 

Thank Walter D
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are first timers here in Cabo. For our first night out of the hotel, we were search of something 'special' . Not sure where to go, we asked the hotel for a place that could accommodate our quirky food needs...a vegan, someone with an allergy to fish, vegetarian and carnivore. They said La Golondrina was the place for us.... More 

Thank rockCANroll
Mexico City, Mexico
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A family favorite - last trip (year and a half) we went was a total positive experience. Everyone yearning to go back , it was the cherry on top of out trip but to our dismay, good food but highly overpriced, side orders low in quality, service slow, but the big disappointment was when I ordered a glass of iced... More 

Thank tampico1
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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112 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

This used to be a favorite. Now, they rip you off with sneaky over charges, adding on EVERYTHING---like each vegetable. Food is badly prepared and not very fresh. I think this is where suppliers sell 5 to 6 day old produce. Have had friends ripped off, others have gotten sick for days from VERY OLD fish and I will NEVER... More 

Thank Sandy H
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

We dined at this restaurant twice during our 4 night trip because it was so wonderful! There is a huge tree in the center of the dining area that has lanterns hanging from the branches and lights wrapped around the trunk, which is beautiful and magical to look at. The food is so delicious and cooked to perfection; we loved... More 

Thank Holly R
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Once you cross through the gates of La Gollandrina, you are in a private oasis. Courtyard dining at its finest. Nice ambiance with hanging lanterns and lights in the trees. The menu is excellent and there's something for everyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Tried this restaurant from a recommendation and WOW.... The food was amazing and the staff should receive 10 stars.... I think we have found our new favorite place in Cabo...

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

My husband is a plant base, oil free, vegan.,. Good luck in Mexico!! Absolutely! This restaurant went above and beyond to be sure that my husband was able to enjoy a delicious dinner along with the rest of the family, which thankfully because of the caring and kind staff he was, They made his vegan enchiladas, which has no oil,... More 

Thank 166janicee
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22 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Fond memories from our visit long ago in the early 90s caused us to return in June 2016. The place looks the same, but the food is not as good as remembered. My fish was forgettable as was my wife's carne asada. The margaritas used to be humongous but are about a third of the size. The outdoor seating can... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $25
Mexican, Seafood
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo del Pescador Next to City Club, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  Cabo San Lucas
  • Phone Number: (624) 143-0542

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