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El Paraiso Escondido


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Caribbean, Seafood, Mexican
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Today we (six close friends who are Canadians) are returning to El Paraiso Escondido for a second time in a week. Juan's Hidden Paradise is just that. The food was fantastic, the beach and the snorkeling were amazing but the charm of the place is...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Ixtapa island....it was a very quiet day. Not many visitors. We got lured into stopping at El Paraiso Escondido. We were one of only two tables of customers. We were a large party but we didn’t think the service was very good, the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank herewego2005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food, staff and atmosphere here is amazing! This was the first restaurant on this island and the owner (Juan) and staff are amazing hosts and will not only give you unbelievable food, but provide interesting history about the area. We chose our fresh fish...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank akattah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As always, meeting Tina with her smiling face(that never seems to age) is like coming home. If we never return to Ixtapa, after many visits, it will be Ixtapa Island and Tina’s amazing food and hospitality we’ll miss. Please walk to the end of the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank candar
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

We took the water taxi from Playa Linda and walked along the beach where you first get off. This restaurant is close to the end. Great service, great food and just a wonderful location for swimming and enjoying the day

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank molly2kit
Reviewed December 26, 2017

We met the owner of this restaurant (Juan) in the boat on the way over, so decided to go to his restaurant. We got loungers at the front of the restaurant and had a very enjoyable afternoon. The pina coladas were delicious and we also...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank stephlou2911
Reviewed December 3, 2017

First, how to get there. Most people going to Ixtapa Island naturally get off at the first pier, just because it's the first. So stay on till the SECOND. Once you get off, it's 2/3 of the way down the beach, about a 3 minute...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank johnug
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Great fresh seafood drinks are very large bucket of beers also Tina is great I miss her it's been too long gotta go see her from ny ny

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Ken V
Reviewed May 8, 2017

OK, so this isn't our first rodeo at Isla Grande,also known as Isla Ixtapa, we've been there numerous times over the past several years and to a lot of the restaurants there. While they each have their own attributes, Paraiso Escondido is in our opinion,...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank Dave B
Reviewed April 2, 2017

My family (wife and daughters 8 and 12) spend the day here in late March 2017. The kids enjoyed feeding the deer and rabbits which frequent the restaurant's periphery. The hotel has access to beaches on either side of the island with one having good...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Rob S
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