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The Drunken Sailor

La Playita | Tuesday to Sunday 12- 10, San Jose del Cabo 23403, Mexico
+52 624 105 6464
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp burger” (26 reviews)
“falafel” (18 reviews)
“borracho” (15 reviews)
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Mexican, Bar, Seafood, Latin, International, Vegetarian Friendly
La Playita | Tuesday to Sunday 12- 10, San Jose del Cabo 23403, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted a local restaurant, we were a group of 6 people from Iceland, we ordered a lot of things and everything was so good and fresh, I highly recommend this place, and you should try the avocado pie. Alo (Alhondra) was so nice and...More

Thank Jóna J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice quite little place with a great view. We sat on the roof top with a view of the marina at sunset. The food and drinks were very good. My favorite is the fish taco, very delicious.

Thank Chulsey22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best fish taco I ever taste!! Super cheap great place!! It quite hot, but the service is nice and the menu options are great. I highly recommend

Thank Tatiana C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its not an elegant place but its THE BEST ceviche in San Jose del Cabo!! Mojitos and Margaritas with good food! You meet local people and enjoy the view.

Thank Clfarias
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Everyone gave this place rave reviews and said it was inexpensive. We didn't find this to be the case. While the view of the marina was lovely the food was average. We had tacos which were low on fish and high on red cabbage. The...More

2  Thank Barbara C
Reviewed April 6, 2018

The most creative Mexican menu I've ever seen and I've lived in Los Angeles, San Diego and the San Francisco Area. Technically, it's a "fusion" menu: everything is super-fresh and combines standard Mexican fare with ideas from around the Mediterranean and other world cuisines. Great...More

Thank Jay G
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Loved this place on our last trip (see earlier review) so we were excited to go back a couple times to have all of our favorite items. We went for lunch, and the menu was not the same as before. The Peruvian ceviche was gone,...More

Thank BellaTravelGirl
Adrianruiz, Propietario at The Drunken Sailor, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Hi, Thanks for comin and im glad that you still like it, but just for the record, is the same menu, in 6 years we never had chips with mole or peruvian ceviche. Thank you

Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

We ate upstairs in what I’d describe as a coveted, but open deck. It overlooks the marina and we saw a beautiful sunset. It was quite breezy, so we were glad to have worn long sleeves. We got the large order of Basic Shrimp Ceviche...More

Thank Bobbie W
Reviewed February 24, 2018

Great seafood place. We had a ceviche and a shrimp burrito and both were very tasty. This is also a nice place for some drinks in the evening.

Thank william5e
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Love the setting of this place... it's by the marina so you can watch over the pier as you eat your lunch, super fun and great staff.

Thank hector k
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March 12, 2015|
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Response from Clare A | Reviewed this property |
It isn't open for breakfast it opens around mid day.. I don't know if it's on East or west side but it is on the dirt road leading up to the big El Ganzo hotel ( that is currently shut whilst they put right the Ofile damage)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Playita | Tuesday to Sunday 12- 10, San Jose del Cabo 23403, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
  • Phone Number: +52 624 105 6464
  • E-mail
Hello! The DRUNKEN SAILOR IS CLOSED ON MONDAYS. We are a Taco Shack located next to Jansens Bait and Tackle, overlooking the new marina in La Playita. We specialize in fresh Mexican style seafood with an international twist. The menu is simple, with daily specials.Our most popular item is a Vietnamese inspired seafood taco, a taco that is like no other taco you have ever tried! Light, fresh and crunchy,it is delicious! Our funky beach bar whips up fresh squeezed margaritas and ice cold micheladas in a friendly, fun environment. A perfect place to watch the sunset over the marina, and meet new people, locals and tourists alike.Directions-We are located in Puerto Los Cabos. Follow the signs for Hotel El Ganzo. We are between the boat yard and the Hotel El Ganzo, on the dirt road next to JANSENS Bait and Tackle. LOOK FOR THEIR SHARK SIGN ON YOUR LEFT.WE ARE RIGHT NEXT DOOR, IN A TWO STORY BLUE PALAPA.
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