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Calle Carrizal | Restaurant El Grillo Marinero, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
+52 958 587 0783
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“octopus” (56 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (24 reviews)
“red snapper” (23 reviews)
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Calle Carrizal | Restaurant El Grillo Marinero, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a day of fishing we went to this restaurant with a bag id fresh Ahi Tuna and they cooked it three ways and provided sides to go with the fish. They price was very reasonable and we will do this again the next time...More

Thank GlenM65
Reviewed August 3, 2018

This restaurant is owner and operated by Mama Pola, a true Huatulqueno (she was born in Huatulco), and her family. The seafood they prepare and serve is a fresh as can be. All they serve is seafood, and they excel. The specific kind of fish...More

1  Thank IdahoJones
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Wow- what a great meal and excellent value. I wish I could have that squid appetizer just one more time! The fish was so fresh, huge portions, and the atmosphere was casual and festive.

1  Thank Ellen B
Reviewed July 25, 2018

My wife and I have been eating ate Grillo for over 20+ years. The absolute best fish in Huatulco. You will not be disappointed in the food and the wonder family service, For sure our first and last meal while we are back home In...More

1  Thank Marlinking
Reviewed June 1, 2018

We loved this place so much we went multiple times. Excellent service, beyond amazing quality seafood, and great hot sauce collection. We had the fresh catch of the day multiple times (different each time), and plenty of shrimp, octopus and sea snails (don't knock it...More

Thank Maya V
Reviewed May 20, 2018

If I have this correct from recall the owners are husband and wife and cater well to their customers. The food is very good but the fish I had was talapia so a rather cheap fish for the cost. However, because the owner did something...More

Thank hrycak
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

We have been south of Mexico for several weeks and the food is good almost everywhere. But here’s something more, the fish is very fresh and the quality is REALLY good. We both are « tuna-lovers » and as we found it at Grillo Marinero we have...More

1  Thank DaDa_CH
Reviewed May 2, 2018

you have to eat here. I ordered Mai Mai....best ever enough fish for two people. Nice wine selection. Service wonderful. you wont be disappointed. I had dined here before brought a group of 10....all very pleased

Thank hotlipspuddin
Reviewed April 29, 2018

First, if you are so inclined try the mescal, one of the best in town. At 40 pecos the price is definitely right. Second can’t go wrong with their seafood. We had the whole red snapper, the tuna, mahi mahi and shrimp. All excellent service...More

Thank EPBI
Reviewed April 28, 2018

One of the many benefits of going fishing with Isidro Cruz, in his panga Paty, is that his sister owns El Grillo Marinero. So, if you have a good catch, Isidro will take it to the restaurant where they will cook it for you at...More

1  Thank conchesdojump
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April 1, 2018|
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Response from Francisco R | Property representative |
only cash
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Maura P
November 15, 2017|
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Response from Francisco R | Property representative |
We will be opening as usual from 01:00 p.m. to 08:00 p.m. the day that we will close on January 1st thanks
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January 22, 2016|
Response from Tlw48 | Reviewed this property |
Daily from 12pm - 8pm. Only day closed is New Year's Day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Carrizal | Restaurant El Grillo Marinero, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 587 0783
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