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Ambar di Mare - CLOSED

Lopez de Legazpi 158, Barra de Navidad, Mexico
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
Dec 25, 2016
“Another excellent splurge”
Aug 27, 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
Lopez de Legazpi 158, Barra de Navidad, Mexico
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Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Great dinners. French owned, French flavored dishes. A bit of a splurge, but well worth it. Everything is well prepared. We have been going for years.

Thank Kenneth H
Reviewed August 27, 2016

This place was abandoned 3 years ago and has gone into complete ruin, with rats galore. Immediately behind the building facing the beach, some kind of fly by night local business has taken over with ambulant vendors, shaddy characters, I will not recommend anyone to...More

Thank rafaelo245
Reviewed March 27, 2016

closed restaurant on the waterfront has not reopened since the hurricane. We have heard many rumors of the owner that she went to Puerto Vallarta , also that she went back to France? Never the less it is closed and no other restaurant has opened...More

Thank merilyn h
Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

First of all, please stop whining about only bottled water being served here. It's the owners decision. If you don't like it, eat somewhere else. Lovely setting and decent menu. Substantial wine list. I had very well prepared fresh dorado with mango sauce. Friends had...More

Thank Caslin
Reviewed January 23, 2015

We are long-time Barra snowbirds and have been pleasantly surprised this year to find Ambar's in a new and better location. This new one has a wonderful atmosphere and is very romantic for those seeking such a location, with a great view of the ocean....More

Thank Doug M
Reviewed January 2, 2015

Rude owner who denied us a glass of water. Only bottled water sold. Prices are high compared to other restaurants in Barra that have better service and food.

Thank Lucia L
Reviewed December 10, 2014

don't be fooled, the location is stunning and the restaurant is beautiful. They have a wonderful wine list and the service can be good. Unfortunately the food is on a downhill slide. It's just not what it used to be. The owner is increasingly abrasive...More

Thank samcan8
Reviewed November 26, 2014

The food is great, atmosphere outstanding but I feel bad for the people who work here. Most really try and do a good job but the owner should quit. Hand it over to someone who actually cares, takes pride and loves what they do. Why...More

Thank AC_092
Reviewed September 27, 2014

Loved the friendliness and the views and the pizza! Service was average, it took a long time to get the bill after we asked for it (30-minutes). The food was very good. Large selection of wines.

Thank Pamela C
Reviewed February 22, 2014

Our party of six arrived for dinner. We ordered drinks and ice water in a glass for each of us. The owner with a horrible attitude refused to serve us water. She insisted on us buying bottled water. We walked out. Too bad for them.

Thank VikingPaloma
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  • Address: Lopez de Legazpi 158, Barra de Navidad, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Costalegre  >  Barra de Navidad
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