Emergency phone numbers

066 for all general emergencies – cell or landline
Canadian Consulate, 913 7320, 913 4455.
Consumer Protection/Profeco, 982 3670.
Fire department (main number for the GZ and Centro), 981 2769, 981 2600.
Immigration/Migración, 981 4137, 981 3813.
Police (municipal), 983 4510, 984 4499.
Police (tourist, a little English), 914 8444.
Red Cross, 065 [for an ambulance] or for admin – 981 3690, 985 1451, 981 1506.
United States Consulate, 916 5889.
Vehicle accident – you have the choice of the main police, or transit police/policia tránsito, 983 2816, 982 2997.
On the highway – green angels, ángeles verdes, 078, for English press 2
(phone numbers as of April 2015)

My big fat Mazatlan caveat: numbers change, businesses move, hours are fluid, double check all the FaceBook pages too.

Art galleries/beauty salons/B&Bs/churches/ consulates/ library/museums /shops/theatres/translator (state-approved)

AA: Closed meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous, Melville Hotel, every Friday at noon. Contact 981 – 0149 or 669 107 6931, or e mail:

Angela Peralta Theatre: Plazuela Machado, Carnaval #1024, 982 4446, (hit 103 for a bilingual attendant.) Credit cards are often accepted, but it depends on the employee and the event. Call ahead to double check box office hours, but it should be open Monday to Saturday from 9 a.m. –  3 p.m. , then 5 p.m. – 7  p.m. If there is a performance on a Sunday, the box office should be open for last minutes sales. Tickets often available at the Gran Plaza from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tickets for Casa Haas are also sold at this box office. Many events are free, but you do need to obtain your ticket from the Angela Peralta box office. All tickets are non-refundable. The theatre also houses two galleries: upstairs is La Galeria, open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. $15, and downstairs is the La Galeria Rubio, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. $15, open most days. (for an in depth history, by local historian, Gustavo Gama Olmos, complete with pictures, please go to:

Acuario Mazatlan:  Av De los deportes # 111, open every day from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., 981 7815,

Antonio Haas Theatre ( also referred to as IMSS theatre): is on the corner of Avenida del Mar and Manuel Gutierrez Najera, across from the Fisherman’s Monument. 669 994 5416

Art Supply Store: Dibujo Técnico, Calle Aquiles Serdán # 2443, 01 669 981 0882

ArtWalk: Now in its 11th year over 40 artists happily display their paintings, photographs, prints, jewellery and all things creative. It takes place from 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. on various streets [and studios] in Centro on these Fridays: November 6, December 4, January 8, February 12, March 4, April 8, and May 6. To plot your route in Centro 

Athina Spa: Belisario Dominguez #1600, (at Mariano Escobedo).  Offers massages, mani/pedi’s  and a line of massage oils and scented candles. Call 982 1111 to make your Centro appointment. The second location is in the Golden Zone, part of Las Flores Hotel, Playa Gaviotas #212.Call  176 7698 to make an appointment and for a full list of services.  If you like to hear an interview with the owner, Athina, please click here.  Call to confirm summer hours – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Atlantis Auditorio: Rio Bravo #404, (beside Flamingos), 910 0658

Baikas (Bike Rentals):  Bikes for rent by the hour, half day or full day – on Olas Altas between the Looney Bean and La Cueva del León, open every day 7a.m. – 9 p.m., call 669 910 1999.  Second location for  Baikas is on the Ave. del Mar, inside the Hotel Don Pelayo. Same hours, different phone number – 984 0101.  For more info on other rentals and safety click here.

Baupres Gallery:  Heriberto Frias#1506,  open Tuesday to Saturday from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Beauty with a Purpose: (female impersonators for charity) contact Kimberly Brown, e mail: or Arlene Johnson, e mail:

Bus Routes: please click here

Canadian Consulate: Wendy Hardouin, Consular Agent, La Marina Business and Life Commercial Center Blvd. Marina Mazatlán 2302, Office 41, Marina Mazatlán 82103 Mazatlán, Sinaloa Tel: (669) 913-7320, or 913 4455. Fax: (669) 914-6655E-mail:   website: Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm. Should you have any difficulty reaching the Consular Agency, please dial the toll free number of the Embassy of Canada in Mexico: 01-800-706-2900. The Embassy of Canada in Mexico would like to inform you of the creation of its Facebook page. ” We hope this tool will enable us to better connect with the Canadian Community in Mexico.” The direct link is

Casa Etnika: Sixto Osuna #50, open every day from 9- 6.  136 0139. Packed with unique gifts, Helena has a keen buyer’s eye.

Casa Haas: corner of Mariano Escobedo and Heriberito Frias. Opening hours vary; it hosts chamber music, art exhibitons and other events which are open to the public.  All tickets to events are available at the Angela Peralta box office. Even if the event is free you must get a ticket from the box office.

Centro Cultural Multiversidad, 21 de Marzo

Centro Cultural Valladolid Gallery: (inside the school, Colegio Valladolid), Belisario Dominguez and Hidalgo, closed Sunday, open from 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Centro de Usos Múltiples (C.U.M.): Av. Paseo del Pacifico, off Av. La Marina, past the “new” Walmart.

Chikkowi (fine meat company), Paseo Claussen #97 . Open Tuesday to Thursday from 9:30 a.m.  a.m to 5:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.- call 193 0144. The grill is hot, the meat tender, the fish fresh – stay or go.

Chuy’s Organicos Fresh Produce, Chuy Lizarrage grows and delivers fresh organic produce. To get on his mailing list:, Deliveries to Centro and GZ resume in November.

Cocina Linda Lee: homemade food, gluten-free food, catering, call Linda Lee at 981 -6099, 206 Miguel Aleman (Playa Sur), or e mail:

Convention Centre/Centro del Convenciones Mazatlan:  Av. de Las Torres, 669 989 6060

Culinary Market, on Belisario Dominguez #1503 and Mariano Escobedo. Bredhaus (formerly Molika Bakery)  is closed Sundays, and is open from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. It features European artisan bread, Euro style pasties, deli meats, bagels, etc. Krema Breakfast Cafe is now open and Héctor’s Bistro is open for lunch and dinner, but closed on Sundays. Fresh Boutique opens at 8 a.m. – 4 p.m, closed Sundays as does Merca Mar (frozen fish).

Cultura H, Paseo de Lomas #413, open Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Call 112-1490 for more info.

Cultura Offices, on the Alemán, west of Carnaval, opposite Oxxo, open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m, and 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

“D” Martha Estética, open Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. on Carnaval #1603 (at 21 de Marzo) call:  669 117 9963

Delirium Art Gallery, Sixto Osuna #24, closed Sundays, open from noon on,  or call:  669 193 1228

Designer’s Bazaar: Ave. Playa Gaviotas #217, (in front of Ramada Resort), 983 6039, opens 10 a.m. boasts “exclusive clothes and accessories, art gallery, and contemporary crafts”, also located inside of the Hotel Playa Mazatlan

Doctor on Call, 24/7: English speaking doctor, Dr. Jorge Garcia D’La Rosa devotes his medical practice to making house calls: 669 122. 4705. or e mail:  For all details, click here.

Ely’s Place, Los Studios: studio apartments for rent in Centro on Mariano Escobedo #724. E mail:, call (in Mexico) 044 669 155 2228 or from the U.S. 605 359 8552

El Recreo, (coffee, book shop and theater), Constitucion # 209, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., closed Sundays unless there is a special event.

English Library or the Mazatlan Membership Library:   Niños Heroes #1310 B (down Sixto Osuna, turn right, third house from the corner), hours are Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. [ due to the death of Loretta Gallacci on September 15, 2015, founder and guiding light of the library, the library is temporarily closed.] [note note_color=”#f5f5f4″ radius=”10″]English sites and  publications: Popular blog by Mazatlan resident, Nancy Dardarian, ;M! Magazine, in print monthly from October to May: ;Mazatlan Messenger, Mexican news translated into English, on-line: ;Pacific Pearl, in print, monthly: ;  Online Mazatlan My City: [/note]

FM2 or FM3 renewals, or first time: all new rules as of November 1, 2012.  Angel Cruz Cruz, Aquiles Serdán #410, call 669 193 6441 or e mail: Angel speaks perfect English, and will do all your paper work. He won’t run around and pay the bank, and go to immigration, but he will ensure all your documents are correct for immigration.

Farmers Market/Mercado Orgánico: every Saturday in Centro’s Zaragazo Square from 8 a.m. to noon until April. Questions, suggestions:, or manager Veronica Rico, 669 148 4010.

Feria Gandera Mazatlan: (agricultural exhibition where concerts are often held), Avenida Luis Donaldo Colosio, (Villas del Ray)

Flower Market: one long block on Aquiles Serdan north of the “Shrimp Ladies”, runs between Serdan and Azueta, open every day 7 a.m.

Fresh Boutique Produce (inside The Culinary Market), Belisario Dominguez, # 1503, closed Sundays, open from 8: a.m. to 4 p.m.

Friends of Mexico: visit the website: or if in doubt, please call the president, Dr. Steve Backman, at 916 7500.

Fruta Rica/fresh fruit bouquets: for English please call Kimberly Brown, 669 123 3087 in Spanish Celia, 669 160 4122, or visit them on FB.

Gaby’s Beauty Shop: Camaron Sabalo #3001, (beside Chilli Peppers), call 669 120 5379 for an appointment. Summer hours:  8 – 1, Snowbird hours: 8-5, closed Sundays.

Galeria Nautilius: owned by Blas Nayar, on Constitución, west of the Plazuela Machado, on the south side, next to Casa Machado, open most days from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Gandarva Galeria: Constitucion #616, open from 10-9, Monday to Saturdays, 136 0665. Lots of great things, take your time.

Gluten-free bread: La Cocina de Linda Lee, 981 6099, or e mail:, 206 Miguel Aleman, Playa Sur

Golfing at Estrella Del Mar: office is located on Av. Camaron Sabalo # 418 (half block south of Dairy Queen), or call at 914 0362, 914 0363, 914 0365.  Call the pro shop at Estrella at 915 8320. Both are open every day from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Be sure to ask about weekly, monthly and residential specials.

Gran Salón Bacanora, on Rafael Buelna, near Plaza de Torros, 669 986 8633

Hospice Mazatlan: International #208, a the corner of Rio Presidio (near the old Ley, Ley Vieja and Waldos )  and for more information call Lois Croly, 669 162 5441

Iglesia Cristiana: Congregacional/Congregational Church/The Blue Church: 5 de Mayo #1714, 985 1607 or e mail:

Igelisa Sagrada Familia: Cisue and Rio de la Plata, Las Gaviotas, 669 913 5287

Iglesia San Carlos Borremeo: Rio Baluarte #4, Palos Prietos, 985 1816

Interior Designer, Ama Dekor: call Agata Lubowicka’s cell, 669 129 9852, or e mail:  She will be happy to meet you with her laptop and show you her portfolio, or come to your office or house.

Kellogg y Kain: photo art with a twist. For more info: or call  at 669 115 4689, or the landline 180 2038, for an appointment.

Lab in Centro, Laboratorio de Análisis Clinicos: 5 de Mayo #1809 (between Melchor Ocampo and Géneraro Estrada, open: Monday to Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and on Saturday from 7 a.m. to noon, call: 985 0060, 985 1970

La Cocina Linda Lee: (home cooking and gluten-free products): 981-6099,, 206 Miguel Aleman, Playa Sur (please call first!) [see Cocina Paulina’s and Linda Lee below]

La Divina Aura: Angel Flores # 828, 668 6841

Lamonica Rob, “Playing by Ear”, 669 155 4179

La Querencia Galeria de Arte: Belisario Dominguez #1502, 669 981 1036, closed Sundays, open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

La Rosi:Mexican gift store and gallery, Sixto Osuna 115 (beside Tippy Toes), closed Sunday,  10-5, 981 2343

Las 7 Maravillas Bed and Breakfast: Av Las Palmas # 1 ( just off Paseo Claussen), 136 0646 or e mail: For Peter Murphy’s photo gallery click here.

La Rosa de Las Barras : romantic getaway and now a restaurant: 696 102 5001, or e mail:

Lina y su Fiesta Karaoke: available for private parties. These Canadians, living full-time in Mazatlan specialize in making you feel at home with a mic.They promise a large selection of Spanish, French and American songs. Call: 669 125 5164,follow on FB or e mail,

Liquor Store, Cava del Duero: full selection of wine, spirits, liqueurs, and beer, Av. del Mar #620 (opposite the seal monument, just before the Acquarium), 669 981 5708, open every day at 9 a.m. There is also Bodega los Amigos, Camarón Sábalo, (beside Valentino’s, opposite McDonalds) open every day from 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.990 3322; Pro Gourmet, Lola Beltrán #222, open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. office number is 118 4172 – if you don’t speak Spanish, ask for Darinka, call 669 145 0037. Will deliver for free within reasonable boundaries, 6 bottles of wine is the minimum order.

Liverpool Department Store: (on Marina Ave., before the Convention Centre, the green bus does stop there) The store opens at 11 a.m, until 8 p.m. The upscale restaurant (with an expresso machine and full bar) opens at 8 a.m. Both are open every day.

Lobodome: concert hall inside the University of Durango (Universidad Autonoma de Durango), next to Home Depot.

LOOK, Vintage and Modern Gallery,  Sixto Osuna, #59, open Monday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. . If you  would like to watch Mark Jay in six new video series, Decor Tips  please click here.

Los Cryps band, Carlos Vázqeuz, 669 147 3676 (the “kids” are at school during the day, Carlos speaks a little English)

Machado Museo Casa: Constitucion # 79, every day from 10- 6 – this closed on April 20, 2015

Market/ Mercado, or El Mercado Pino Suarez: Centro’s market located between Benito Juarez and Aquiles Serdan –open daily,(even during most holidays) food starts selling at 8 a.m., tourists stores 10:30 a.m., stalls begin to close around 4-430 p.m.

Mazatlan Appliances & Services, Ave. Carlos Canseco #6081, Mediterraneo (across the street from the Nautica Mall and Marina Hospital), open Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Or by appointment, please call 182 7737. English spoken.

Mazatlan Aquarium: Av De los deportes # 111, open every day from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., 981 7815,

Mazatlan Book & Coffee Company: Camaron Sabalo #610, Plaza Galerias, Suite #610 closed Sundays, open 9-7,  916 7899 or

Mazatlan4Rent, property management and vacation rentals: e mail:, in Canada or US call, 360 326 8769, Mazatlan office, 913 1830, Mexico cell, 044 669 101 5160. For the full background on the owners, Kristen and Lionne Decker please click here.

Mazatlan Film and Theater at El Recreo:  Constitucion #209, between Venus and Niños Heroes.  E mail:,

Mazatlan Galerias (the mall): Ave. del Delfin, #5204, open every day from 10 a.m. until 11 p.m.

Mazatlan International Center: Av. del Delfin 6303 Fracc. Marina Mazatlan, 669 989 6060  e mail:

Mazatlan Pacific Coast Realty: Av. Olas Altas #1220-D, Centro Historico. Office: 669 910 2723; cell, 669 918 8016. E mail: or Office hours are: Monday to Friday 9 a.m. 5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Mega Store: Rafael Buelna #128, open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. every day, phone 669 112 0680. [alcohol is sold after 9 a.m.] As of Nov. 2015, English help is available with Patty and Gloria from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Luis and Alba from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Names and people could change, but just ask for assistance.

Melville Hotel: Constitucion #99, designed for seniors and each fully equipped suite is totally wheelchair accessible. Rates are by the night, week, month or season. Call Alfredo Gomez Rubio on his cell at 669 994 8653 or e mail him :

Mercado Orgánico de Mazatlan – Mazatlan Farmers Market: Plazuela Zaragoza, Centro, from 8 a.m. until noon, until April. Questions, suggestions:, manager is Veronica Rico, 669 148 4010.

Mercado Verde, organic market: 3 blocks behind Soriana on the corner of La Marina, organic foods, open Monday – Saturday, 8:30 – 7 176 0257.

Merca Mar: two locations – Centro, The Culinary Market, Heriberto Frias #1503, open from 8 a.m – 4 p.m. closed Sundays, reopens mid November, open in the  Marina, Paseo Las Torres #1007.  Call to check hours in both locations – 952 0710.

Museo Arqueológico de Mazatlan: Sixto Osuna # 76 Centro 981 1455, open Tuesdays to Sundays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  often has special evening presentations

Museo de Arte: Sixto Osuna # 71 & Venustiano Carranza, Centro, 985 3502, open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. -3 p.m. then 4 p.m.-6p.m. Open on Saturdays from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.   There are 3 galleries: the permanent collection is in the Sala Antonio López Saenz, the exhibit gallery (before you cross the courtyard) is Sala  Roberto Perez Rubio, and gallery past the courtyard, to the left, is Sala Carlos Bueno. Times are fluid, entrance is always free.

Music Club: [full music store with wide range of products], Insurgentes #2008, at Ejército Mexicano intersection, 669 4467, 983 5962, 1 800 841 6515,

Nautilus Galeria: Constitucion # 77, 668 64 49, open 10 -8, every day

Nidart: Libertad #45 (on the corner of Carnaval) closed Sundays, open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Specializes in leather, leather masks, ceramics and all kinds of great gifts. The store has been in the same location for 22 years and most of products are made on the premises.

Old Mazatlan Condominiums, Pedregoso #18,  From the US/Canada call: 520 366 8487, in Mexico call: 669 122 0909,

Onilikan Distillery,  Av. Playa Gaviotas #505, closed Sundays, open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 668 2370. If you would like to watch a video on mixing cocktails (a martini, a margarita, a Mazatlan cocktail) please click here.

Pedro Infante’s Museo/El Rincón de Pedro Infante: Actor, singer Pedro Infante was born in this house, Constitución #1108 – it’s filled with memorabilia such as movie posters, costumes, records and old photos – closed Sundays, open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Rafael Rodriquez: singer, guitar player available for private events – call 669 161 2772, or e mail: (yes, that is how his e mail is spelled)

Reasons Salon Spa, Marina Mazatlan, Monday to Friday 9 a.m. – 7 p.m., on Saturday from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Call owner Luisa Nolan, 990 1818 if you have any questions.

Glen Rogers: artist, print maker,

Rubio Gallery: bottom “hall” of the Angela Peralta Theatre, open every day from 9-6, modest fee

Salon Atlantis: Rio Bravo # 404, behind the Cima Hotel, 982 7516

Salsa and Salsa: (“an interactive cooking and dancing tour”) at Hotel Royal Villas, 916 6161, every Monday 11 a.m. -2 p.m. and Fridays 5 p.m. -8p.m., or call the Salsa Hotline – 669 173 4989, or e mail:

Secundo Uso Materiales de Construcción, Calle Kena Moreno #305 [just off Av. Revolucion, behind Licuados El Torbellino], call Glen Shen’s cell: 669 146 6393, or the land line 176 2717. This is Mazatlan’s first ‘ReStore’ to read more or visit their website   As of September 28, 2015, there are no fixed retail hours. Please just call to donate.

Sexto Sol: (alternative medicine, acupuncture), Carnaval #23, by appointment only, 981-5243

Skygym, in the Gran Plaza: Mondays to Fridays, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Saturdays 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sundays 9 p.m. to 3 p.m. Call 983 6410

SkyMed, Ana Fernandez 669 134 5259, Yvon Marier 669 161 5330

Solutions Mazatlan (Mazatlan4Sale4Rent: Av. Camarón Sábalo, #1000, 981 5730. If you like to hear an interview of how the owner, Shaun Klynstra got started, please click here.

Spectaculare: event space, Camarón Sábalo # 1302, call: 914 0040 or 914 0050

Storage: guarded, secured self- storage, near El Debate, 669 133 2426, or 982 1792. All the information is here:

Synagogue:  There is no synagogue in Mazatlan.

Taller Galeria NidArt: Libertad #45, 981 0002, Mon.-Sat.  9-6

Teatro Universitario UAS: Avenida de los Deportes, (behind the aquarium).

Templo San José: Campana #210, 669 981 3545

Tippy Toes Salon: Sixto Osuna #115, (across from the Museo de Arte), Monday – Friday, 10-7, Saturday 9-2. Call for appointment – 669 981 3463 or book on-line:,  Credit cards accepted.

The European Sausage Kitchen, Benito Juarez #2210 (at Zaragoza). Sadly they will not be reopening this fall due to a drastic robbery during the summer. If you know the owners and want to offer any help: call  Craige McCoy at 669 148 8668 or Brian Heslin at 669 187 7876

Translator, state- approved legal translator:  Isabel Hudgins, Belisario Dominguez #2610 (one block from the Malecon), 669 668 2277 (with voice mail in English and Spanish.) State-approved means Isabel’s translations are legal in Mexico, Canada, and the U.S. Bring her your documents (birth certificates, marriage, divorce, really any government or immigration business) and she will give you a quote for her services.

YeYe:Designer clothes, Constitucion # 620,  closed Sundays, open 11-2, 2:30 -7.

UAS Theatre: Universidad del la Autónoma de Sinaloa, just east of the Aquarium

United States Consulate:  Playa Gaviotas #202, Zona Dorada, Monday-Friday 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.  669 916 5889, or 669 149 1059, after hours ER call 045 662 256 0741 (in Hermosillo) e mail:

Valladolid Gallery: (inside the Valladolid College), Belisario Dominguez #53, open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Vets: three vets are reviewed, complete with addresses and phone numbers, click here

Vineyard Church: The Vineyard Christian Fellowship of Mazatlan – Ave. Camaron Sabalo #335,  916 5114;   e mail:

Whale Quest, Onca Explorations: e mail: 669 913 4050,  669 116 0301. Morning ( 8 a.m.) or Sunset (2 p.m.) tours.


Allegro Centro, Belisario Dominguez and Sixto Osuna, open daily from 7 – 11 p.m. Coffee at 7, breakfast at 8 a.m. Allegro GZ, Sabalo, opposite La Vina, The Vineyard Church. Both wireless hot spots, with a/c.

Angelina’s  Kitchen,  Venustiano Carranza #18 [behind the Freeman Hotel].AK is open for breakfast (8:30 a.m.), lunch and dinner, Tuesday to Sunday. Call to reserve: 910 1596.

Angelo’s Restaurant, Camarón Sábalo #2121, inside Puerblo Bonito, open every day from 6 p.m. on, wheelchair accessible, call for reservations – 989 8900

Baja Style Restaurant, Av. Camarón Sábalo, #2601,(next to Diego’s Beach House) open every day from noon to 11 p.m., accepts major credit cards

Barracruda’s, Avenida la Marnia #1202, 669 983 4582, open every day from 11 – 11.

Barra al Mar Mariscos & Beer, Brewery . Seafood Restaurant, Av. Playa Gaviotas #204, 913 0748

Bclub/Bengala, Plaza Marina Business & Life 994 9553

Beach Burger,
Plazuela Machado, open for lunch (in high season) and dinner

Beli St. Pub, Belisario Dominguez #1406

Bodega los Amigos, Av. Camarón Sábalo, (next to Valentinos), open from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m., call 669 990 3322, ext 2025 or 2026 for reservations, closed Sundays. The liquor store (downstairs) is open every day from 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Bora Bora, Fiesta Land, Camaron Sabalo, 986 1600

BrownieMania Cafe, Plazuela Machado (beside La Tramoya) open Monday to Saturday from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. and on Sundays, from 2 p.m. – 10 p.m. call 910 3346

Cafe Cosmos, (catering), changed it name to Gustavo’s Kitchen, it will begin serving rotisserie chicken on Saturdays only. You must call ahead. Follow on Facebook, Gustavo Gama Lorde, or e mail: or call: 669 196 5358

Café El Faro, Olas Altas, next to Hotel Belmar, open daily 7-10 p.m

Cafe Playa Sur, Carnaval #706, 176 9735, closed Mondays, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Candela Restaurant Bar, Niños Héroes #96 [corner of Mariano Escobedo, kitty-corner to Casa Garcia] 669 1103 957 – call to confirm operating hours – open as of September 25, 2015, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 6 p.m.

Carlos & Lucia’s, across from the old Holiday Inn, 913 5677, open every day from 8:30 a.m.

Carlota Bar Clubhouse, Niños Héroes #1500, call 669 123 6611

Casa Arabe, 5 de Mayo #1917, closed Sundays, open from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Casa Canobbio, in the Plazuela Machado, on Heriberto Frias, open every day from noon on, accepts credit cards

Casa 46, in the Plazuela Machado, “upstairs” enter on Constitución. Chef Marino Maganda’s restaurant is open every day at 6 p.m.Reservations only, call 162 0737  after 1 p.m. and Valeria will be happy to take your reservation. Here’s an introduction to the restaurant.

Casa Country, Camarón Sábalo (beside Palapa del Mar) open every day from noon until 11 p.m, 669 916 5300

Casa Garcia: (inside is El Presidio and Compañia Minera), Niños Heroes #1511, and Mariano Escobado, open every day from 1 p.m. on, call 136 0346 after 12 p.m.

Casa Loma, Gaviotas Ave. #104, 1:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. every day, 913 5398  If you wish to read a review of the restaurant please click here.

Casa Lucila,  Olas Altas # 16,  boutique hotel. Call 982 1100 for a reservation.

Casa Q Bagels, Avenida Miguel Aleman #210 [across the street from the bus park], 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday to Friday.

Chile’s Peppers, Camaron Sabalo #3001, 913 0069, open every day

Chill and Grill, (see below, De la Costa, Chill and Grill)

Chiltepinos Mazatlan, Marina Mazatlan # 2219, open every day, 669 913 1047

Christy’s Marina Sport’s Bar, Marina Mazatlan, (where Sr. Pepper’s used to be, close to Pizza Mona, by The Fishing Fleet), open from 10 a.m. to 11, call 913 0121 to check on happy hours, and various events.

Cimaco, (in the Gran Plaza), 3rd floor, closed Sundays, open 8 a.m. until 11 p.m., call to reserve, 989 5700, ext. 5710, or 5701

Cocina De Paulina and Linda Lee, Restaurant, Bar, Grill, Sixto Osuna #61, closed Sundays, open from 11-11, 668 2393. Home delivery available. Here’s an introduction to the restaurant.

Coco’s Beach Club (Restaurant and Night Club), Av. Camarón Sábalo (in front of Farmacia Guadalajara before Mangos was La Canoa), 913 1515

Compañia Minera, (inside Casa Garcia), Niños Heroes #1511, at Mariano Escobedo, open every day from 1 p.m., reservations are not required. If you would like to read a review of the restaurant please click here.

Cotorro (Tacotorro), Rafael Buelna # 208 (beside the Dodge dealership), open every day; Sunday to Thursday from 6 p.m. to 1 p.m., Friday and Saturday open from 6 p.m. until 4 a.m.

Crazy Beach Sea Food Restaurant, Av. Playa Gaviotas #219,(behind Designer’s Bazar) call: 669 983 5387

Crowne Plaza, Blvd. Sabalo Cerritos #3110, 669 988 0324

Culinary Market, on Belisario Dominguez #1604 and Mariano Escobedo. The bakery, Bredhaus (formerly Molika), MercaMar and Fresh Boutique are open Monday to Saturday at 8 a.m.

Darwin’s, (rápido, sano y rico, Health Food Restaurant), Ave. Paseo Lomas #13, open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. 669 913 1093

De La Costa, Chill and Grill, Bar & Grill: Paseo de la isla #1, Marina, 669 148 4215, open every day from 1 p.m. to 11 p.m., pesos only

Delirium Bistro Bar Galeria: Sixto Osuna #24, closed Sundays, open from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.  Call 193 1228 for a reservation.  If you would like to read a review of the restaurant please click here.

Diego’s Beach House, off  Camaron Sabalo on Florida, next to Costa Marinera, daily  1 p.m. on, 986 1816

Dock 7, Fresh Fish & Cold Beer, Marina Mazatlan, (between 7 and 8), open every day from 7:30 p.m.  669 914 0506  or e: (open for lunch Monday to Friday – call ahead for weekend hours.)

Dolce Mami, Belisario Dominquez #1508, and Cerro Negro #101 (Lomas), 981 2555, or 121 1044

Dos de Tres,  Constitución and Niños Héroes # 1500, open Saturdays and Sunday at 11 a.m., Monday to Friday at noon, call 910 1632.

El 4 to Beer and Burger Depot, Belisario Dominguez #28, at Sixto Osuna. Closed Mondays. Tuesday and Wednesday open from 5 p.m. – 11 a.m.; Thursday, Friday and Saturday open from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. and Sundays from 2 p.m. to 11 p.m. Call 669 668 7629.

El Albur Sport Bar, Carnaval #1500 and Angel Flores, open Monday to Sunday,  910 0208

El Aljibe de San Pedro, Constitucion #710, 669 982 6518, open from Tuesday to Saturday, 5 p.m. If you would like to read a review of the restaurant, please click here.

El Amigo Camaron, beside Casa Country, open Thursday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., BYOB.

El Bife, Plazuela Machado, Constitucion # 515 (beside La Bohemia ), closed Mondays, opens at 5 p.m., 136 0436

El Capitano, Cameron Sabalo, beside Quijote Inn, plenty of parking, 913 1322

El Fish Market, Camaron Sabalo #1504 (across from Pueblo Bonito), 913 4997, daily from noon on, also a new location on Olas Altas ( was BOOA), next to El Shrimp Bucket

El Mil Amores,  La Marina, call 913 3136, open every day, 5 p.m.

El MontaLayo, Av. La Marina 983 0042; Plaza Ley, 982 0044

El Muchacho Alegre, Paseo Claussen #46, call 193 7373 to confirm hours, open every day.

El Parador Español (tapas, restaurant, bar), Av. Camarón Sábalo #714, call 913 0767,

El Presidio (inside Casa Garcia), Mariano Escobedo and Niños Heroes #1511, open every day from 1 p.m.on, for reservations [after 10 a.m.] call 136 0346. If you would like to read a review of the restaurant please click here.

El Sabrosón, Bicentenario # 661, open every day from 10-10, call 669 160 4746

El Shrimp Bucket, Olas Altas, # 11, open daily  from 7 a.m., 981 6350

El Tunel, Carnaval #1207 (across from the Angela Peralta), open every day from noon on, 910 3476

El Verlero, Stone Island, open every day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., call 669 152 4780

Encanta de Brasil Churrasqueria, Olas Altas #1224, open Monday to Friday from noon on and on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. call 669 136 0555, wheelchair accessible.

Ernies Restaurant and Club,  Camaron Sabalo #1712 (next to Pueblo Bonito), call for operating hours 914 0202

Fat Fish, Av. Camaron Sabalo # 1996, in front of the Hotel Fiesta Inn, open every day from noon to 9:30 p.m. pesos only, 176 2220

F.I.S.H. (fresh international seafood house), Calle Gabriel Ruiz #3,(next to Rico’s) 669 916 3474, closed Tuesdays, open from 1:00 p.m. on, handicap friendly

Food Park Mazatlan, Camarón Sábalo, [in front of Baja Style], call 669 115 5812

Funky Monkey Hostel, Lomas – Cerro Boludo #112, 669 166 6364, or e mail:, or go to:

Golden STAR Sport Bar, Av. Playa Gaviotas #204, 913 0379

Gringo Lingo Bar & Grill, Ave. Playa Gaviotas # 313, 913 0251, open every day from noon on

Gus Gus, Golden Zone, 914 4501 open every day, 7-2 a.m.

Gus Gus, Blvd Marina, 913 4181 open every day, 7-11

Gustavo’s Kitchen Catering Co, Benito Juarez #2704, 669 196 5358, rotisserie chickens on Saturdays, call to order 669 196 5358. Follow on Facebook, gustavo gama lorda

Health 2 Go, Paseo Claussen #97 (inside condo Maria del Mar), open Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. , Saturday and Sundays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Home delivery, call: 182 7707

Heaven at Valentino’s, Fiesta Land, 989 1616

Héctor’s Bistro, ( Traditional European Artisan Food), Mariano Escobedo #409, at Heriberto Frias, is open for lunch and dinner, closed on Sundays. Call to reserve: 981 1577. Handicap accessible. If you would like to watch cooking shows with chef Héctor Peniche please click here.  If you would like to read a review of the restaurant please click here.

Hotel Olas Altas Inn, Avenida del Mar #719

Hotel Playa Mazatlan, Ave. Playa Gaviotas #202, 669 989 0555

Hotel Royal Villas, Av. Camarón Sábalo #500, 669 916 6161

Hotel Torres Mazatlan (La Palapa Restaurant), Ave. Sabalo Cerritos s/n, 669 989 8624

Il Mio Capriccio, Av. Gaviotas # 205, 913 0573, e mail:

Il Mosto, Plazuela Machado, dinner only, reservations 985 4366

Italianni’s Galerias Mazatlan, Avenida de la Marina on the corner of Avenida Delfin, 669 688 0653

Joe’s Oyster Bar, Camaron Sabalo, 983 5333

Koi Sushi, Av. La Marina 800 L-1, 112 1562

Krema Breakfast Cafe, enter on Heriberto Frias (at Mariano Escobedo), opens at 8 a.m., closed Sundays.

La Bohemia, Plazuela Machado, (between La Tramoya and Beach Burger)   136 0866 open Tuesday to Sunday from noon on

La Canoa Restaurant and Bar, Camaron Sabalo,(opposite Solamar Inn, right on the beach)  call 669 916 0111, open from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.

La Casa Country, Camaron Sabalo (across from Holiday Inn), 916 5300 ( open daily- noon to 12p.m.

La Casa del Camarón, “Sábalo Country, between Farmacia Guadalajara and Oxxo”, open from noon until 10 p.m, call to confirm, 176 8095

La Catrina Restaurant & Catina, (was Three Amigos, was Purple Onion, across the street from Luna Palace Hotel), Camarón Sábalo # 2024, 669 916 0616

La Chupiteria Restaurant Bar, ( was Canucks), Olas Altas opposite the José Angel Espinoza Aragón monument aka “Ferrusquilla”, 136 0002

La Copa de Leche, Olas Altas #1220, closed  Tuesdays,  restaurant opens daily, 7 a.m., 982 5783

La Costa Marinera, ( between Hotel Luna Palace and Oceano Palace) La Florida, 914 1928, daily from 10 a.m. on

La Coronita Beer and Grill –  Camarón Sábalo, 669 111 8906

La Corriente,( cevicheria nais + playa) Av. del Mar # 48, in front of Hotel de Cima, open every day from 11-11, 669 910 1040

La Esquina 84 Gastro Cantina, on Constitución #81 [just before the Plazuela Machado, right next door to Casa 46], open from 5 p.m. on, 136 0681

La Fonda de Chalio, Olas Altas, #166, open every day, 7:30 a.m on, 910 0480

La Isla Palapa, enter Marina Mazatlan (across from La Marina Business and Life), proceed through the glorieta in front of Sr. Pepper’s, cross the bridge to La Isla Palapa.  The lighthouse with security guards can direct you as well.

La Malquerda, snacks, canta bar, sports bar, karaoke, Angel Flores #500 at Belisario Dominguez, from noon on, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, call 669 212 2896.

La Mazatleca, “family style restaurant – sport’s bar – deck – patio, Av. Camarón Sábalo #1303, open every day from noon on. Call 669 913 1666, accepts VISA and MasterCard, parking in front.

La Mona Pizzeria, In Centro – Ninos Heroes # 1508, 981 5610,  and in Marina Mazatlan, Paseo de la Isla #2219, 916 0606

La Movida Bar and Grill, Plaza Marina Mazatlan, in front of bclub, 121 8134

La Muralla China, Avenida Dr. La Marina Mazatlan, open every day from 11 -11, 913 6888

La Palapa del Mar, Camaron Sabalo #6000 (in front of the Holiday Inn), 914 1900

La Puntilla, Paseo vista Hermoza, open every day from 8 a.m. – 7 p.m., call 669 982 8877

La Querencia, Heriberto Frias #1405, 669 150 0034

La Ruta/Casita Vegana, Vicente Guerreo #216 [between Azueta and Carvajal next to Felton Maderia], open Wednesdays from 1 p.m. – 8 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays until 10 p.m. Call 668 4904

La Tenaza, Av. Del Mar #1002, [between Tourism and La Parrillada], open from 11 – 11, call 118 4108

La Tertulia, (Cantina Museo Taurino) Belisario Dominguez/ Constitucion # 1440

La Tramoya Restaurant Bar, Plazuela Machado, 985 5033, opens daily in the evening. Call ahead to confirm if they are open for lunch, varies according to the traffic.

Las Brochetas, Raphael Buelna (opposite Mega, beside Autospa car wash), byob, open every day from 2 p.m. to around 11 p.m. To watch a short video with Chef Héctor Peniche  hosting, please click here.

Las Flores Hotel, Playa Gaviotas # 212, 669 913 5100 or 669 914 9310

Lety’s, Isla de Piedra, open every day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., 981 9255, VISA accepted.

Live Rock Bar, Laguna #300, 669 196 8789

London Crepe, Camarón Sabalo, in the Plaza Lomas [almost opposite Panama], open every day from 11 -11.

Looney Bean, in Centro on Olas Altas (beside the La Cueva) open 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. In Sabalo/Cerritos, #105 next to the Last Drop, open 7:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Los Arcos, Camaron Sabalo # 1019  (between El Cid and Palms Resort), 11-10, 913 9577

Los Delfines, in the Maria Coral Hotel, Stone Island.  Open every day from 7 until closing time.  669 981 9491, e mail:  website:

Los Zarapes, Camaron Sabalo, across from Oceano Palace , daily 1-1, 913 1401

Lucky B’s Cantina Grill, Av. Playa Gaviotas #404, 669 915 4545 (across from Sea Shell City Museum), open every day from 8 a.m.

Macaws/Casa de Leyendas, Venustiano Carranza # 4, 981 6180, closed Tuesdays, open from 8:30 a.m. on

Mahi Sushi Bar, Av.; Camarón Sabalo, Plaza Lomas #9 [almost opposite Panama], open every day from 1 p.m. on, call: 913 2070. If you would like to read a restaurant review…

Mangos Dining & Dancing, Av. Camarón Sabalo, (beside Las Gavias Golden Shores), open every day from 8 a.m. on, 913 1515

Margaritas, Ave. Playa Gaviotas #413, (in front of Hotel Los Arcos)

Mariscos La Corona, Av. Camarón Sabalo #1712, (before Ernie’s), open every day from 11 a.m. on, call 668  1068. Original location is at: Av. Luis Donaldo Colosio #14210

Mercado Culinario (formerly Molika Bakery), closed Sundays, opens from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. On Belisiario Dominguez (in Centro), #1503.

Mi Casita Pizzeria, Melchor Ocampo # 407, open every day for deliveries just call 910 1158. Open every day, free delivery in Centro.

Minnesota Cafe and Sports Bar, renamed Rincón de Nasha, Cameron Sabalo #1936 (next to the Hotel Sombrero Suites) 914 0201, 913 0019

Molokay, Stone Island, open every day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., 981 9347

Morena’s Taste of India,  Sixto Osuna #26 (just west of the Plazeula Machado) closed Sundays, open from 5 p.m. on. Reservations recommended, 669 176 7085 or 669 120 3776. Take out and delivery are available. If you would like to read a review of the restaurant please click here. Morena’s will be closed until mid November due to the street construction on Sixto Osuna.

Mr. Lionso Playa Brujas, 669 988 0425

Mr. Lobster, Camarón Sábalo #343, 913 0118
Camaron Sabalo #550 (in front of Pueblo Bonita), 916-6180

Nando’s Pizza, corner of Belisario Dominguez and Mariano Escobedo (opposite Athina Spa) open every day from 1 p.m.  Home delivery, 910 0101, 910 0202

Naturalia, Zaragoza #807, 982 5955, closed Sundays, open from 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Ocean Grill Restaurant, Av. del Mar #1113, open every day from noon on, call 983 2299. If you would like to read a review of this restaurant, please click here.

Oceano Palace Beach Hotel, Camaron Sabalo, 913 0666

Panchos Restorán, Camarón Sábalo#1614, 913 3040, from 7 a.m. on and on Rodolfo T. Loaiza, 914 0911

Papagayo, (inside the Inn at Mazatlan), Ave. Camaron Sabalo #6291, open every day from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m, call 913 5500

Pedro & Lola, Plaza Machado, Carnaval & Constitucion, open every day for dinner only, 982 2589

Picanton Baja Grill, Miguel Aleman #222, open every day from 7:30 a.m. to 11 p.m., take out call, 176 9090 or 176 9007

Pity Polski Pub, Marina Mazatlan, beside Rosso Nero, 913 4710

Playa Brujas, Mr. Lionso 988 0425,

Playa Mazatlan Beach Hotel (and home of the Venado’s Show Room), Ave. Playa Gaviotas #202, 669 989 0555

Por qué No, (the old Yoopers), Las Garzas #13, call 669 668 2247 for the new hours of operation

Puerto de Ortigosa, Miguel Alemán #222, 150 1705, or e mail: natalia

Puerto Viejo, Olas Altas, 982 1886 open daily 11-11

Punta Pacifico Hotel,  Ernesto Coppel Campaña #725, Zona Nuevo, 669 989 2929

Raizc3s, Belisario Dominguez #1414 and Constitución, open from 7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. closed Sundays. Often open on the weekend with live music, call to confirm 668 1471

Ramada Mazatlan, 669 983 5333,

Raggio Cocina Casual, Camaron Sabalo #336 , (next to Allegro in the GZ)  669 913 5999,  open every day from 11 a.m. If you would like to read a review of this restaurant, please click here.  New Centro location – Belisario Dominguez and Sixto Osuna – open Monday to Saturday from 3 – 11 p.m. and Sundays from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Ricos’s Cafe, Camaron Sabalo, just before El Cid, 913 1444, daily from 7 a.m. on; in the Marina – Marina Pemex Plaza, 913 4224, daily from 7 a.m. on.

Rin Rin Pizza, in the Golden Zone, beside The Saloon, 913 3955

Rockets Dogos Gourmet, Av. La Marina, on the corner for Raúl Contreras and Fracc. El Toreo, open every day from 1 – 1, for home delivery call: 176 1171

Rossonero Wine Bar,  Plaza Bahia Marina # 2212, 668 1882 (shopping strip on the right after the first bridge) every day from 5 p.m. If you would like to read a review of this restaurant, please click here.

Roy’s Restaurant, Playa Bruja/Cerritos, open daily from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., 669 150 8779

Sefe’s Sandwiches, Romanita de la Peña # 204, at Belisario, open Monday to Saturday 7 a.m. – 9 p.m, and Sunday 10 a.m to 3 p.m., 985 4985. Popular since 1989!

Señor Frogs, ground floor of El Cid Hotel, 985 1110

Shrimp Bucket, Olas Altas, #11-126, restaurant open daily,7 a.m. 981 6350

Sildavia Bistro Bar, Paseo de la Isla Mazatlan #2219, Punta Marina, 913 5252

Sinaloense Mariscos, Av. Reforma, (across from El Bambu, beside the Toyota dealership), open every day, call for operating hours and for live music, 112 1465

Social Cafe Lounge,  Camaron Sabalo # 710 (in front of Costa De Oro), open from 9 a.m. -10:30 p.m., closed Sundays,  Be social! Call, 176 7144  If you would like to hear an interview of how the owners got the business started, please click here.

Sole Maré, tu café,
in Centro – 5 de Mayo and 21 de Marzo, 916 1000; GZ – Av. Rafael Buelna # 403, 112 0300; Av. del Mar # 1020, 992 0100, La Gran Plaza, 992 8900, open every day from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Spectaculare, Camarón Sábalo # 1302 (in front of the Hotel Quijote Inn), call 914 0040 or 914 0050

St. Lorenzo’s Eating Place, Carnaval #1309, closed Sundays, open Monday to Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. BYOB, pesos only. Follow on FB, lorenzosmazatlan or call: 669 106 1296 or 669 941 2992

Sumbawa, Fiesta Land, Camarón Sábalo, 986 1600

Superpool Sport Bar and Restaurant/Superpool Urban Bar, Camarón Sábalo #1968, 669 193 1413

Super Salads, ground floor of Mega, free home delivery, 112 1000

Surf’s Up Cafe, Avenida Ernesto Coppel, #520 ( past PB Emerad Bay, just past La Jolla), open 9 a.m. to  4 p.m. menu changes every week with fresh produce, the cafe is closed Monday and Tuesdays. To read a review click here.  Credit Cards accepted, just not American Express, handicap accessible, call  988 0951, for a reservation.

Tacotorro (Cotorro), Rafael Buelna # 208 (beside the Dodge dealership), open every day; Sunday to Thursday from 6 p.m. to 1 p.m., Friday and Saturday open from 6 p.m. until 4 a.m. To watch a short video with Chef Héctor Peniche hosting, please click here.

Tarros Restaurant, Camarón Sabalo,#1504  ( in the old Heather’s location, across the street from Oceano Palace)

Tequila Plaza, Av. Gaviotas #402, 176 2531, closed Tuesdays, open 11 a.m.

Terraza La Choperia, Av. Camaron Sabalo #200, open every day from 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.

The Beer Company, Ave. del Mar #151, 669 668 7255

The Inn at Mazatlan, 913 5900

The Jonathon, Boutique Hotel, restaurant and bar, Carnaval # 1205, 915 6360  or e mail:

The Last Drop, Ave. Sabalo Cerritos, #3500 (at Playa Bruja), open from 11 a.m. to 8: 30 p.m.  669 988-1111

The Saloon Sports Bar, Av. Camaron Sabalo, (across from Dairy Queen next to Rin Rin Pizza),  176 9827

The Seafarer, Sabalo Cerritos, over the 2nd bridge on the left, open Tuesday to Sunday,5 p.m. on, call 988 0677

The Shrimp Factory, Playa Gaviotas ( in front of the Hotel Playa Mazatlan), 988 0677 or 988 1251

Time Machine Cinema Pub, Olas Altas # 16, on the Malecon, open 8 p.m.  Sunday brunch from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Todos Santos Mariscos Bar, behind Soriana on Av. La Marina #800, call 112 1322

Topolo Mexican Restaurant and Wine Bar, Constitución # 629, (one block from Plazuela Machado, corner of Benito Juarez) Closed Mondays, it opens at 3 p.m. BUT call 136 0660 for reservations. If you would like to read a review of the restaurant please click here.

Twisted Mama’s, La Laguna 500 # 21 , Golden Zone,   669 129 2021. Handicap accessible. Closed Sundays, Tuesday to Saturdays, opens at noon, on Sunday from 9 a.m.

Valentino’s, Fiesta Land HQ, Camaron Sabalo, 989 1600

Vitrolas Bar, Heriberto Frias #1608 (between Michael’s Gallery and Villa Serena, 985 2221)

Vittore, Av. Playa Gaviotas # 100, in front of the Ramada Hotel, 986 2424

Water’s Edge Bistro, Sixto Osuna #48, call 669 136 0895 for reservations, closed Mondays and Tuesdays, open from noon -11 p.m. If you would like to read a review of the restaurant please click here.

Wine Bar – Bogeda Los Amigos, Av. Camarón Sábalo (in front of McDonald’s), call 990 3322 for reservations.

Zab Thai, Playa Gaviotas, #404,(near Lucky B’s)  986 6343, closed Wednesday, open from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Zasshi Japanese  Bistro, Las Garzas #114, 193 6071, 193 7884, 193 3324



Athina Spa: Belizario Dominguez and Ninos Heroes, call 982 1111; and in Las Flores, GZ call 176 7698 for prices and specials, tipping is appreciated.  E mail:  or

Carolina Medina: house calls only, 669 152 6845

Tippy Toes: Sixto Osuna # 115, call for appointment 669 981 3463, or book on-line:,

Tour Guides

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