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The Drunken Sailor

La Playita | Tuesday to Sunday 12- 10, San Jose del Cabo 23403, Mexico
+52 624 105 6464
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“shrimp burger” (21 reviews)
“falafel” (19 reviews)
“borracho” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Bar, Seafood, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
La Playita | Tuesday to Sunday 12- 10, San Jose del Cabo 23403, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had visit Marinero Borracho for lunch with the family, it’s a really small restaurante with an stunning view to San Jose Marina. The Fried Shrimp tacos had been the best I ever try, Green Ceviche it’s also really good, for the kids their fish...More

Thank Damian D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very amenable service, good food, drinks and parking right out front. Would definitely come back again

Thank N0eggs
Reviewed October 30, 2017

Excellent service - great food and drinks. You would not expect it but the atmosphere is amazing. Nice view.

1  Thank Mike T
Reviewed August 21, 2017

This hidden gem of neighbourhood pubs is a great place to have some ice cold beers and enjoy some amazing easy eats. My favourites there are their tacos with fresh pineapple added in for extra deliciousness, their shrimp burger is amazing and certainly among the...More

2  Thank BeachMule
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Very good fish: ceviche is just great, and enchiladas of camarones as well. Food is tasty and portions big. Location is simple but really nice. Definitively I would go back.

Thank Meluglobetrotter
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Unobtrusive when you drive by. But take a seat on the upper deck at sunset looking over the Marina and get ready to be transported to another world paradise with the Jamaican twist to the cuisine. Really glad we didn't pass up when we drove...More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed July 9, 2017

This restaurant is the typical small and simple restaurant where locals eat. It is located across from San Jose de los Cabos Marina. The roof is made out palms so it feels cool inside. It has plastic chairs, very few tables but the food is...More

Thank Savoreandolavida_75
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Fresh seafood with a spin, great service (ask for Martha) the best passionfruit Margaritas I have ever had. Sits right on the marina and has a really fun vibe to the place.. a must go to when in San Jose.

Thank saigelehman
Reviewed June 14, 2017

El Marinero Borracho has been in San José del Cabo, La Playita for longer than the Hotel El Ganzo and all those new developments that now exist. It was and still is a "locals" place where you can run into the most interesting characters of...More

1  Thank DanielaElb
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

The hotel recommended this restaurant. We sat upstairs and had a view of the harbor. I had the shrimp cocktail which was excellent. He had fish and chips which was a large portion. A great place to eat!

Thank Marilyn M
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March 12, 2015|
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Response from Clare A | Reviewed this property |
It isn't open for breakfast it opens around mid day.. I don't know if it's on East or west side but it is on the dirt road leading up to the big El Ganzo hotel ( that is currently shut whilst they put right the Ofile damage)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Playita | Tuesday to Sunday 12- 10, San Jose del Cabo 23403, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
  • Phone Number: +52 624 105 6464
  • E-mail
Hello! The DRUNKEN SAILOR IS CLOSED ON MONDAYS. We are a Taco Shack located next to Jansens Bait and Tackle, overlooking the new marina in La Playita. We specialize in fresh Mexican style seafood with an international twist. The menu is simple, with daily specials.Our most popular item is a Vietnamese inspired seafood taco, a taco that is like no other taco you have ever tried! Light, fresh and crunchy,it is delicious! Our funky beach bar whips up fresh squeezed margaritas and ice cold micheladas in a friendly, fun environment. A perfect place to watch the sunset over the marina, and meet new people, locals and tourists alike.Directions-We are located in Puerto Los Cabos. Follow the signs for Hotel El Ganzo. We are between the boat yard and the Hotel El Ganzo, on the dirt road next to JANSENS Bait and Tackle. LOOK FOR THEIR SHARK SIGN ON YOUR LEFT.WE ARE RIGHT NEXT DOOR, IN A TWO STORY BLUE PALAPA.
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