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Chiquita

Malecon Principal at Robalo Street, Mahahual, Mexico
+52 983 108 4779
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“chiquitos” (12 reviews)
“lobster” (19 reviews)
“guacamole” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Malecon Principal at Robalo Street, Mahahual, Mexico
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51 - 60 of 123 reviews

Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

We stopped at Chiquitas for dinner, was quite early and we were the only customers, we ordered a couple of margaritas to drink, then the owner suggested a fish taco for me and my friend took a veggies fajitas. We both received two margaritas instead...More

2  Thank LucaD3
Reviewed December 30, 2014

One vegetarian in the group. Fernando made a special plate of food. The rest of us shred the fish of the day specialty of the house. Wow! Delicious! We highly recommend, Fernando has a gregarious and welcoming sales pitch. Loved it. Great service. They even...More

2  Thank Kmakenzie
Reviewed December 29, 2014

Great friendly place on beach. Fernando, the owner will make you feel like family. Ceviche, made by Fernando's wife, is fresh and the best you will have any where.

1  Thank Stephen R
Reviewed December 19, 2014

Awesome place for drinking and eating. If ever in Costa Maya Visit!!!!!! This restaurant was very nice.

2  Thank syl c
Reviewed December 19, 2014

Best margaritas I've had on my cruise! I will suggest you stop here if you like lobster and crab they are biggest I've seen.

1  Thank Kim C
Reviewed December 11, 2014

The food was fantastic with a fabulous view of the beach and area. The owner Fernando took great care of us and made us all feel special. We will certainly be going back again same time next year! Fernando is expecting about 50 of us!

2  Thank Snappingranny
Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

The stuffed Grouper was filled with other seafood such as shrimp caught that very morning and cooked up by the owner's (Fernando) wife. OMG it was amazing! The Nachos were fantastic as well. All of this and a gorgeous beach as well!!! Will be making...More

4  Thank JanSizemore
Reviewed December 3, 2014

Great good. Ate here everyday we were in mahahaul. Get a Coco Loco. It's amazing. Have the chips and salsa and guacamole. I ate it everyday and never got sick of it. SO fresh. It's right on the beach, A great atmosphere. Will definitely come...More

2  Thank Amanda W
Reviewed November 25, 2014

We were here 5 years ago and made it a point to go back and see Fernando again. Very personable guy and an awesome marg. Ice cold beers and a very cool open air bar. No pressure, just a good time. Stay thirsty my friend...More

2  Thank Al B
Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

Best Margaritas Ever! ! tortillas con guacamole.. hot sauce..beer...if u visit Mexico u have to go to this place we had a nice nice time

1  Thank Aisha Marie R
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JanSizemore
April 12, 2015|
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Response from Dan K | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the mailing or email address. The location is on the Malicon near Hotel Mahahual.
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Response from Acmeflower | Reviewed this property |
I never purchased the lobster there, but there are places all along the Malecon that have lobster so you can take a look at the menu. The "Krazy lobster" has an assorted platter special for between 550-650 pesos that feeds... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malecon Principal at Robalo Street, Mahahual, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Costa Maya  >  Mahahual
  • Phone Number: +52 983 108 4779
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