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El Mazateno

Tijuana, Mexico
+52 664 607 1377
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spicy shrimp” (6 reviews)
“tacos” (45 reviews)
“camarones” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Tijuana, Mexico
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21 - 30 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 25 July 2016

The place is not pretty nor is it located in a nice area, but what great food they serve!!! The place is very clean, tables, chairs, floor, all very clean. The food is excellent, great price and a good amount in each plate. When they...More

Thank Evelyn A
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

If you like to experience a really good shrimp taco you need to come And visit this very low key place You will get full with two tacos

Thank carlosgp58
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Their Speciality in Tijuana is the Chilly Shrimp Tacos (Tacos de Camaron Enchilado) delicious... The place is always full... Yeah os that good!! The only downside is the price... Due to high demand the tacos have become very expensive, however if you want to eat...More

Thank Carlos G
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Apparently they have won awards for their spicy shrimp tacos, but you are missing something incredible if you don't try the octopus tacos! Communal eating at its best. The price is right and the food is fantastic.

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Nothing fancy, but great food!! You can go just for a taco or sit down and have a seafood cocktail. Not that cheap but very well served. Spicy shrimp taco the best. The consome(shrimp broth) the best I've tried in my life. One of my...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Seating is on long communal tables, the chairs are outdoor plastic chairs, They do not serve alcohol. What they did serve was a lot of lemonades, made with fresh squeezed limes, and also soft drinks. Seeing the volume of lemonades sold, I opted for one....More

Thank Leon A
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This location on the main drag of Tijuana's tourist and nightlife strip has amazingly tasty food. With large pieces of fish in the tacos, chips and beer for under $4, its a deal with writing about..

Thank chrismclean01
Reviewed 23 March 2016

it's more of a on street cart that has tables and seating for customers, not fine dinning, but food very good. if you like seafood.

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Rustic, very popular (now large) taco stand on Avenida Tecnológico. Be careful not to order more than two tacos or tostadas per person. They are huge! Very good service and always full of people.

Thank Enrique T
Reviewed 17 March 2016

They excellent food, for the hole Family, low prices and great service. Tacos, ceviche, all the mariscos you want.

Thank Ruben G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tijuana, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Tijuana
  • Phone Number: +52 664 607 1377
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