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The Fat Boy Seafood

Av. del Pacifico #6, Downtown, Bucerias, Nayarit, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
+52 329 298 3138
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (109 reviews)
“shrimp” (106 reviews)
“guacamole” (49 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
10:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Av. del Pacifico #6, Downtown, Bucerias, Nayarit, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the great dinner on the beach. The food is excellent. The service is great. Nice to sit near the water with our toes in the sand eating monster shrimp listening to a local singer playing his tunes. i only wish there would be...More

1  Thank DonnyC1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simply wonderful, fresh seafood! Drinks were also great. Our waiter Victor was excellent & very attentive. Would definitely return and recommend to others!

1  Thank ccg05-79
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Puerto Vallarta for a Wedding which was to be held on the beach at Bucerias.....a bayside township about 45 minutes drive from the city. We decided to take the local bus out a few days before the wedding to check, and become...More

1  Thank rogeria l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent burgers! This is a great place to stop for a burger while shopping in Bucerias. It is right on the ocean, excellent people watching

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is right on the beach, simple but very nice. You have to try the giant shrimps and the mussels if you love seafood. As for the waiter Victor, great guy. Ask for his special drink!

Thank Markus W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

4 of us went to "Fatboys" toward the end of a very good holiday mid May. The prawns we had for starters were exceptional and a "probably the best I've ever tasted". 1 of our group had lobster for mains and the other 3 were...More

2  Thank mickyfitch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited just for drinks, the waiter was not happy at all that we were not ordering food. We said that we would like a couple of beers he asked what type, I asked what did they have, he started rambling off foreign beers, told...More

1  Thank lesleyy
Chypa R, Propietario at The Fat Boy Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Lesley! We are sorry for the inconvenients that you experienced! Just about the waiter, if you ask him for a mexican beer he will give you the option about local beers, (artesanal), and about the bathroom issue, we have another wash sink inside the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend visited this restaurant and we loved it, the staff were friendly and efficient. The portion sizes were huge and reasonably priced. The beer was cheap and it's in a nice location. Didn't mind tipping because we are aware it's the custom...More

Thank fredricksaturn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a whim, and despite its name, my husband and I recently decided to stop in here for a quick lunch, after having walked through the town and gauntlet of fairly aggressive booths/vendors. It was a great decision! Enjoying the cool ocean breeze, we feasted...More

1  Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here last week in a group of 8 and all had food and plenty of drinks food was just ok, the night was spolt when the manager told us we hadn't gave enough tips, we had already left a decent tip but he...More

Thank farleyncfc
Chypa R, Propietario at The Fat Boy Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are really sorry for the inconvenient, if this happens again, you can talk directly to me (Carlos) to solve the situation, we dont demand any tips, thats your decision according to the service received, we are really sorry this happened to you hope to...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you take credit cards? Dont see anywhere if you do
May 25, 2017|
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Response from Chypa R | Property representative |
No we dont accept any cards, only cash, sorry for the inconvenient, regards!
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Are they open on the 25 of dec
December 24, 2016|
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Response from Elena S | Reviewed this property |
Yes as well as New Years Eve and Day!
How much is the beer?
December 17, 2016|
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Response from BenZarro | Reviewed this property |
About a dollar for a bottle of corona.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. del Pacifico #6, Downtown, Bucerias, Nayarit, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Bucerias
  • Phone Number: +52 329 298 3138
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