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Giggling Dolphin Restaurant and Boat Bar

) #22 of 64 Restaurants in Loreto $$ - $$$ Mexican, Seafood,
Benito Juarez, Loreto, Mexico
+52 613 109 9853
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“clams” (8 reviews)
“camarones” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Seafood, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Benito Juarez, Loreto, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 113 reviews

Reviewed 24 May 2017

The food is adequate and presently well here, but the service is lacking and the bar is somewhat deficient of supplies. They offer a pit/grill special on the weekends and maybe that's when I need to visit.

Thank blackthnder
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Only went for drinks and some nachos, but both were excellent. Great service, and a genuine laid back atmosphere.

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We love these restaurant when we ate some fish tacos, and chicken pasta. My daughter love it and came here twice in 2 days rows for dinner! Huge amount plate and good price! They really super friendly owner and waiter too!

Thank Xeizus X
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

The Giggling Dolphin is an unusual named restaurant, a little off the beaten track. We were enthusiastically "invited in" for lunch while walking by but decided to go in for dinner. Very pleasantly surprised! Save this place for when you are firmly on "Mexican time"!...More

1  Thank ESMotteram
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We have been to this restaurant many times in the past, invariably being quite satisfied. This time the four of us were not particularly happy with the food, i.e., the seafood combination plate, which contained two types of fish filet, one being fine, the other...More

1  Thank lldekker
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We stopped in to the Giggling Dolphin for a quick lunch before our flight home. Service was quick and friendly and the staff spoke very good english. The restaurant is decorated with lots of quirky things so lots to look at while waiting for your...More

1  Thank Carol_Spring
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We frequent this restaurant often, as it has a great varitey of dinners and all are reasonably priced and delicious. The owner (Ubaldo) is very friendly and helpful. He makes our family feel like we are most welcome and he is gracious. The decor is...More

1  Thank L J K W
Reviewed 16 January 2017

You can't miss the Giggling Dolphin if you are in Loreto.... amazing seafood, and the drinks were excellent too!

Thank jandmalberta
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We brought in 4 kinds of fish and they prepared it all 4 different ways = all of then fantastic! Try their mango Margaritas for a real treat!

2  Thank hilariek2015
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Located next to the Dolphin Dive Shop, this is the perfect place to cool your heals after time on the water or shopping in town. Long known for their exceptional Margaritas, this family-owned restaurant has been around long enough to establish its reputation for good...More

Thank SummervilleStanClan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benito Juarez, Loreto, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Loreto
  • Phone Number: +52 613 109 9853
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