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Mariscos el Gordo

Av Pacifico 11, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
+52 329 298 3138
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“pulpo” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Seafood, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Av Pacifico 11, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our walking trip to Bucerias, (we do this everytime we are in Rivera narayrit,) We came across This nice little establishment on the beach. Really enjoyed the drinks and food. Nice atmosphere and amazing wait staff.

Thank Shawn1012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heard about this place from the bar tender at Riu Vallarta. Girlfriend and 1/2 my family went there for lunch....They gave it outstanding reviews so we decided to have our last meal there before returning home. Well, if you like Excellent service, Tasty oversized drinks...More

Thank hitmanik
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Having been here twice before and loving it, on this trip to Bucerias would not have missed this fun place. Everyone is so welcoming and the singer with his equipment is having such a good time and so endearing. The "on the sand" beach club...More

Thank Betty A
Reviewed October 9, 2017

we discovered this gem of a seafood restaurant while strolling through the local market place. Actually on the ocean. The waiter Rafael brought us a platter of fresh fish on the menu that day. Red snapper, HUGE shrimp, large scallops, lobster and oysters. I had...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed October 2, 2017

My brother & his wife has the shrimp cooked garlic style, and they were great. I had snapper, and while the spice on it was great, it was way over cooked.

1  Thank marymac562
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

I can never understand people who go to all inclusive hotels with their processed food when thete are superb local places like this at a fraction of the price and ten times the quality. Great service, fabulous Margharitas and Mojitos and superb fresh seafood. They...More

Thank michael s
Reviewed August 14, 2017

We went to Bucerias just to explore. The taxi driver recommended Gordo's. It was right on the beach, had mainly locals eating there, and very tasty food for a great value. We came from a resort that had very overpriced, fancy menu items. I had...More

Thank Sophsterm
Reviewed April 11, 2017

This place is very good and located right of the beach in Bucerias Nayarit. My wife had the lobster and it was excellent. The staff is great and very courteous. Definitely a must when visiting Bucerias.

Thank Rvegasan
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Took our elderly parents here for lunch and was fairly easy to access along the cobblestone walkway through the open market and up four steps. Stayed on the main level as it was brighter and easier. Sylvia was our server and knew the menu inside...More

Thank RJ+M4
Reviewed March 23, 2017

El Gordo is located on the beach in the flea market area of Bucerias. The ground floor features a bar and a few tables while the "downstairs" on the beach there are rows of tables and umbrellas for dining. I visited El Gordo twice, first...More

Thank Joseph G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av Pacifico 11, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Bucerias
  • Phone Number: +52 329 298 3138
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