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El Tiburon de la Costa

Calle Principal, San Jose | Barrio Viejo, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
+52 755 553 2777
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (12 reviews)
“pescado” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Principal, San Jose | Barrio Viejo, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

Had never been at this restaurant. It turned out to be an excellent place to have lunch at. Service is great, and so are the chile sauces that go great with the totopos, and ice cold beer. The combination of shrimp plate was great, as...More

Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

I wanted to go to El Tiburon in the center of Ixtapa but my taxi driver brought me to their other restaurant in Barrio. I ate their fillet and it was delicious!! Service was spectacular!!

Thank Megan W
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

We came to this place after looking at the reviews from trip advisor and weren't disappointed. The food in general was all very tasty, a truly delicious and not so expensive lobster thermidor was the best, along with some great and very refreshing drinks. The...More

Thank Cesar G
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

The oysters here are very good, the servings are a great size and the atmosphere is wonderful, I loved this place!

Thank Fancyj L
Reviewed April 10, 2017

We decided to go to El Tiburon based on several people's recommendations. The aguachillis were very good and had lots of flavor. Get the garlic shrimp if you get a chance. I tried the sampler shrimp plate, which had several different varieties of shrimp. The...More

Thank wicked51
Reviewed February 28, 2017

We went here on the recommendation of the concierge at our hotel. We order a large shrimp platter for 6, plus some seafood rice. The meal was very good as was the service we received. It is located in the Ixtapa Palace, an older hotel...More

Thank Joyce V
Reviewed February 17, 2017

We went to this restaurant primarily to experience their Tiritas plate, which is the local Ixtapa/Zihuataneo area favorite. It is like a ceviche, but has fish strips instead of chunks. Their tiritas was ok, but for our tastes, nothing special. Other people eating next to...More

Thank plochez
Reviewed February 12, 2017

We all rave about this place! The shrimp combination is definitely recommended by the wait staff and we all had it. The staff are attentive and watch your plate and drinks constantly. The different styles of shrimp are so good and the price is right...More

Thank Sherryd
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

The concierge at our hotel recommended this restaurant for sea food. It was an average place. A couple of us had the magi magi and it was very dry. The rest of our friends also were not impressed with the quality and the presentation. The...More

Thank HugoReston_VA
Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

This is the best place for seafood in Ixtapa. Clean, reasonably priced and great service. Try it for sure.

Thank Nancy J
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Janice J
December 18, 2014|
Response from juanLeon_Gto_Mexico | Reviewed this property |
No , I have some days off and spent them in Ixtapa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Principal, San Jose | Barrio Viejo, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
  • Phone Number: +52 755 553 2777
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