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Los Caracoles

1a Entrada y Playa Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
+52 954 126 0793
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“soup” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1a Entrada y Playa Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just had dinner here, it is an unassuming sort of spot but rest assured you will have one of the best meals of your life here. The menu changes daily so everything is so very fresh I had the camarones my hubby had the...More

Thank Maggie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is hands down my favourite place in Puerto. There hasn’t been one time that I’ve never been disappointed with my food or service. The presentation of our meal is like art and the combinations of different ingredients are perfection....

Thank o0marina0o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just back from another FANTASTIC meal at this little place. Only about 5 tables, 3 mains on the menu each night and not a fancy setting. However......the food!!! Just great. Three of us had the tuna and one had the shrimp and it was all...More

Thank Kikoenmexico
Reviewed March 10, 2017

We wandered in because it looked small and quiet and were then blown away by the delicious fusion meals we were fed. Based on the best of the market each day this simple restaurant has a small daily menu that over the course of our...More

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

Just had dinner in los caracoles. We have had breakfast here on numerous occasions, which are delicious( the hot cakes are really good!), but dinner tonight was sublime. It's a small menu, but perfectly formed, 2 starters, 3 mains and a complementary dessert. We shared...More

Thank brigie1967
Reviewed February 1, 2017

This was our first time to Caracoles after hearing many people recommend it and we are very glad we went. This was our best meal in a 5 week stay. The have a fresh menu every night with a choice of 3 mains. We had...More

Thank Gordon B
Reviewed January 29, 2017

This restaurant is a delightful anomaly; a traditional Mexican ranch-house setting, in a shaded lane just off of Playa Marinero, run by two very simpatico Mixe Indians and serving up arguably the most interesting food in Puerto Escondido. The dinner menu - listed on a...More

Thank Learmonth_Gardens
Reviewed December 7, 2016

We were able to enjoy five dinners here during our stay. What a find. They are located across from Hotel Flor de Maria. The food and service are unbelievable. The place is staffed by two brothers, Francisco and Eduardo Garcia Delgado. Both are graduates of...More

Thank CSCP
Reviewed November 8, 2016

This is a very small restaurant with good service and amazing food. We were in Puerto for six nights and had dinner here five times. Each night the menu has three entrees, a salad and a soup. The brothers who own the restaurant have a...More

1  Thank LMNMN
Reviewed February 27, 2016

Hard to get reservations, but worth it. Lovely evening. There are 3 different meals each evening. No menu. The shrimps were delightul. Sadly the pork was leather tough although presented with a delicious sauce. complementary dessert was tart yet sweet counter to the meal. Yum...More

Thank annikarosenqvist
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Richard H
February 13, 2017|
Response from Gordon B | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but their web site might say. I don't believe they are open 7 days a week as the two fellows run the small place. It is great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1a Entrada y Playa Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Puerto Escondido
  • Phone Number: +52 954 126 0793
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