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Jose Mariscal 42, Sayulita 63734, Mexico
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Swansea, South Carolina
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had the shrimp and vegetables that is wrapped in grilled cheese instead of a flour or corn tortilla which was really tasty. Two others in the group had some sort of potato concoction which was also quite tasty, I don't recall what my other friend had. They claimed the red sauce was not hot, but it did have a... More 

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Rainham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place! Such lovely helpful staff, great food and choice even for veggies/vegans. Amazing homemade juices - great combinations. Visited many times. 5***** thanks so much Jorge you're awesome! :)

Thank Rebecca J
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing "steak tacos", as well as chicken and fish...the condiment tray that comes with your taco is to die for. This is our "go-to" for a quick and cheap lunch or dinner. Friendly owner! Highly recommend!

Thank LAMF02
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Sayulita for 5 days an ate here pretty much every day. The food is amazing but what makes this place special is the staff...Isaac and team are so friendly and welcoming. Would come back anytime!!

Thank Val C
Aspen, Colorado
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for the best tacos in Sayulita, and pretty much anywhere, look no further! Fresh, Amazing flavor, beautiful array of ingredients that you add to the tacos yourself to customize to your preference. Fresh Fresh Fresh!!! The tuna was sushi grade and seared to perfection, the shrimps were unbelievable - great quality in texture and flavor, and the... More 

Thank Judd C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious! The itacates are huge and amazingly tasty!! Staff is friendly and welcoming. Highly recommend.

Thank Rebecca T
Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

Went back two nights in row for the homemade pineapple basil juice (hibiscus strawberry is also yummy) and vegan-vegetarian tacos - just ask no cheese. Also tried their guacamole, its very tasty. You will get a generous serving and choice of salsas and sides. The tacos portions are otherwise fairly small but perfect for a small person like me :)... More 

Thank u133
Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Just a really gourmet style Mexican place. There is no menu, the dishes are out together with the fresh ingredients that the chef buys at the market every day. You can certainly mention certain tastes or whether you are a vegetarian. The dishes are sophisticated and delicious. The setting is by the beach and relaxed, but not a party-cheap-tourist place.... More 

Thank ziegerma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

The people who run this little place are lovely. I had fab steak tacos and shrimp ones. We really enjoyed the good food and warm service - don't miss it!

Thank Xanthoria
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

You've probably never had one of these! Fried cheese, stuffed with all kinds of meats and veggies. Come hungry! Lots of different vegetarian taco options!

Thank Veronica G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $20
Mexican, Latin
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jose Mariscal 42, Sayulita 63734, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Sayulita
Los tacos mas chicos de Sayulita!!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?