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El Bife

Plazuela Machado Constitucion 515, Mazatlan, Mexico
+52 669 136 0436
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible12%
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Argentinian, Mexican, Steakhouse, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
Plazuela Machado Constitucion 515, Mazatlan, Mexico
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Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

We've eaten at several of the restaurants on the Constitución side of Plaza Machado, all with good results, so decided to try El Bife. The food was very, very good. We had the salmon, the hamburger, the catch of the day (mahi mahi) and an...More

Thank Lakeside31
Reviewed August 4, 2017

We had dinner here twice during a recent trip and loved it both times. Miguel (owner/manager?) really went out of his way to not only make sure we had a good dining experience, but also to make sure we felt welcome in Mexico. He appreciated...More

Thank Colin C
Reviewed March 10, 2017

All positive except that the steak was overcooked despite my plea for rare. The vegies were overcooked, but that is common in Mexico.

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Reviewed January 18, 2017

A friend who lives in Mazatlan look us to this restaurant. It is located by the Plaza, we started with some delicious margaritas and ended up having dinner. I had excellent grilled Mahi Mahi with garlic and it was done perfectly (only restaurant that did...More

Thank Susan R
Reviewed November 15, 2016

I had the flank steak which was very good. It was served with tasty mashed potatoes, vegetables and nice salad. Service was excellent and the waiters were very eager to please. Sitting outside watching people and listening to the music on a Saturday night was...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed May 15, 2016

We had a very nice lunch here in April. Food was tasty and the margarita's were great. There are tables outside facing the Mercado, so you can see the rest of the world go by.

Thank Tom G
Reviewed February 26, 2016

We wanted steaks so came here. I had the rib eye rare which was excellent. My wife had the filet steak on the bone, ordered rare but it came well done. We sent it back and it came back properly cooked.

Thank anmawil
Reviewed February 16, 2016

Went to El Bife for the first time in 2015. Had my best steak ever, and I grew up eating Nebraska beef. Service was excellent with friendly waiters. Their Flank Steak is my new all-time favorite steak. We will visit again this year.

Thank Douglas B
Reviewed January 22, 2016

We stopped early afternoon for a mid day snack. Very good Guac, nachos and cold beer. Very nice location in the plaza. Fun place to people watch. Can get a bit busy when the cruice folks are in town.

Thank GregT
Reviewed January 7, 2016

Located in downtown of Mazatlan, in the Machado plaza square. It is a stake Argentinian restarurant Actually, I ate in October 2015, the service, the quality of the food including the bread, salad and meat was very low. The don't chimichurri sauce!!!!!. FORGET IT

Thank Abraham Z
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plazuela Machado Constitucion 515, Mazatlan, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Sinaloa  >  Mazatlan
  • Phone Number: +52 669 136 0436
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