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La Hija del Capitan

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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Nicolas Bravo 39, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
+52 755 112 2175
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Winnipeg Canada
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384 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 333 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have the lasagna which had been microwave. It was a disappointment. It was served with a garden salad that was heavy on the dressing.

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Thank inthegarden
Calgary, Canada
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We agree that this is a must stop. And that the coconut shrimp is to die for. And a cold beer is served immediately. We ate dinner here several times during our December vacation. The service is superb. Loved sitting upstairs on the balcony with a breeze. Very highly recommended.

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Thank Shirley O
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must stop. They advertise the best wings and best burgers in Zihua and they are right. Very inexpensive and just good food and great service.

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Thank Lloyd M
British Columbia
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105 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If it's Gringo food you are craving this is the spot. Great meat and veggie burgers,( pretty hard to find in Z.) salads, chicken wings etc. Less cigarette smoke upstairs but the bar on the main level has plenty of hard drinkin' chain smokin' sports lovin' loud gringos. The stairs are a consideration if you over indulge.Good service.

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Thank islacurious
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Great service, great food and all sports on big screen TV's. Best wings and burgers! Coconut shrimp is to die for. Classics like the philly cheeses teak are done to perfection. Prices are Great also, great value for you buck!

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Thank Steven R
Houston, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Awesome place and great service! Delicious food and drinks, fun fun fun Thank you Tanya for a great day!

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Thank Jackie W
British Columbia
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105 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Awesome salads and burgers. If you are tired of tacos and fish this place is a winner. Pub food and a pub like atmosphere, friendly staff , eager to please.

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Thank islacurious
lahijadelcapitan, Owner at La Hija del Capitan, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments, hope to serve you again in a near future, we are glad you liked our food Kenny and Tanya More 

Kathmandu, Nepal
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

I have traveled extensively in Mexico on the mainland and throughout Baja and keep coming back to Tanya for the burgers! Couple the burger with some crispy onion rings and we are in gringo heaven. Thanks Tanya!

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Thank Sila T
lahijadelcapitan, Propietario at La Hija del Capitan, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing La Hija Del Capitan, glad you are one of many happy customers, we hope you still visit us in your future vacations More 

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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

Owner is a professional chef and we have never had anything we don't like here. Best hamburger in town. Service is impeccable, prices are right and you can watch football!

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Thank LDEN
Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

Thanksgiving dinner,absolutely fantastic. Otherwise chipotle burgers my favorite ( I never eat hamburgers all year). Ribs, salads, just the way your are used to it, and after, just hang out with the regulars downstairs in the Playa Bar.

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Thank Helmut S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$185
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nicolas Bravo 39, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: +52 755 112 2175
Description
Zihuatanejo Best Hamburgers in Town, Great Salads, Pastas, Roast Beef Sandwich, BBQ Ribs, Buffalo Wings and more... right down town Zihua!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?