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El Nene

Boulevard Benito Juarez 14A, Puerto Escondido 71980, Mexico
+52 1 954 102 5701
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chop suey” (4 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
“chicken” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, International, Spanish, Contemporary, Healthy
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Boulevard Benito Juarez 14A, Puerto Escondido 71980, Mexico
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31 - 40 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

We have come here many times. In our opinion this is the best restaurant in PE when you consider prices vous quality. I like the idea they have one selection of fish per day on their specials, it is always fresh. The fish is always...More

Thank Pierre L
RestaurantElNene, Owner at El Nene, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you like our food and are a repeating guest! We always make sure our fish is superfresh!

Reviewed 3 January 2016

We stopped here for lunch one afternoon after the beach. We ordered the fish tacos and the cochinita pibil tacos. Both were delicious, as were the salsas that accompanied the meal.

Thank 7HeatherS
RestaurantElNene, Owner at El Nene, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Thank you for your kind review. Sorry you couldn´t try more of our food! We would love to have you back to show you some more...

Reviewed 2 January 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant and recommend it for people looking for a relaxing evening out. The restaurant grabbed our attention from the start, with low lighting and privacy to the right and more standard table settings to the left. And the music! The bartender...More

Thank jazzie F
RestaurantElNene, Owner at El Nene, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2016

Happy New Year!! Thank you so much for your kind words. We will keep your suggestion about the menu in mind! Have a fantastic 2016!!

Reviewed 13 December 2015

Aztec soup is delicious and good value. Chilli is nice and a bit runny for me. Handle of crushed tostadas fixes that.

Thank annikarosenqvist
RestaurantElNene, Owner at El Nene, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2016

Thank you for your kind review and for your comment about the chili. You are helping us to improve! Have a great 2016, happy New Year.

Reviewed 12 December 2015

My husband and I went here multiple times during our trip. It was excellent. Staff was very friendly too. If you are a michelada fan like me, this place has the best!

Thank Megrantham
RestaurantElNene, Owner at El Nene, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2016

Thank you for your kind words. Hope to have you back soon!! Happy New Year!!

Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

The place offers great traditional cuisine to affordable prices. I recommend trying the steak. Good service.

Thank kaldmanj
RestaurantElNene, Owner at El Nene, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2015

Hola, thank you for your kind words, hope you will be back!!

Reviewed 29 September 2015

Excelent steaks and grilled fish. The owner is always present and available. the service is friendly and helpful. Love this place!

Thank Tio d
RestaurantElNene, Owner at El Nene, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2015

Thank you for your kind words. We are always looking how to improve.

Reviewed 2 September 2015

Empty restaurant (off season) with plastic green chairs, felt like a parking lot. Maybe it was a parking lot. Only had a lemonada (too sweet), turned off by the decor so did not stay to eat. Near the beach but views of only a street...More

Thank Sean B
RestaurantElNene, Owner at El Nene, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2015

Hola Sean, thank you for your review. We are sorry you didn´t like the ambiente of our restaurant and that you felt the lemonade was too sweet. All the restaurants on Rinconada have the same street view, and in September they are not many people...More

Reviewed 30 August 2015

this is a nice small restaurant with very nice food: great fish dishes that go down will with margeritas!

Thank fonkdrspock
RestaurantElNene, Owner at El Nene, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2015

Hi, thank you for your review. We will have prickly pear Margaritas soon, come and try! Saludos

Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Ate here twice in 5 days. All of the food was fresh, very well prepared and good value. Nene is doing something a little different from the standard Zicatella fare and the open kitchen inspires confidence in what they're doing. Recommend the arrachera (tacos and...More

Thank Georgedoors
RestaurantElNene, Owner at El Nene, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2015

Hi, thank you for your review. Hope you will have a chance to try some more dishes. Saludos

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Mitter71
17 January 2016|
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Response from RestaurantElNene | Property representative |
Hi there, so sorry, I just saw your message... hope you could go there... We are open from Monday till Saturday from 2pm to 10 pm, A reservation might help in February at peak times. Hope you had a great time in Puerto... More
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AndyUrbina
26 April 2015|
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Response from RestaurantElNene | Property representative |
Sorry, we don't have a page with prices. Our dishes start at 50 Pesos for Tacos and go up to 180 Pesos for a New York cut. We have tacos, soups, salads, fresh fish every day, daily specials with chicken, beef, shrimp or... More
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NanciAndLoren
25 March 2015|
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Response from RestaurantElNene | Property representative |
Hi there, not sure which hotel you are referring to. We are restaurant El Nene and Blue Horizon Real Estate. You can have alcohol at the restaurant and also in all the properties we rent out. Sorry, I can't tell you about... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
14:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
14:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
14:00 - 22:00
Thursday
14:00 - 22:00
Friday
14:00 - 22:00
Saturday
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Benito Juarez 14A, Puerto Escondido 71980, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Puerto Escondido
  • Phone Number: +52 1 954 102 5701
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