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The Blue Shrimp

El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tequila shrimp” (15 reviews)
“flambe” (10 reviews)
“lobster” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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11 - 20 of 135 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this restaurant one evening. It is clean. The atmosphere is charming. The Mexican band was playing. The food was unreal and the drinks were cold. Service was superb. We had the lobster shrimp steak. It was amazing! Highly recommend.

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Everything was fantastic! Service, food, and drinks. We will definitely return. Our server, Daniel was great. We cannot wait to go back tomorrow morning to try the coffee.

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Went with friends service was very good as well as food the tequila shrimp flambé was excellent all meals were good but it's not called the Blue Shrimp by chance.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This resteraunt needs to hire folks that speak some degree of english if they are going to cater to tourists.. We had one meal come out completely wrong. Lasagna ordered had a great big fly in it and when we tried to order a beer....More

Thank Marscellas
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This was our first trip to the Blue Shrimp also know as Cameron Azul. We all ordered Fajitas of either shrimp or Chicken. The food came quite promptly and was well presented. We were given plenty of shells for the Fajitas. Drinks and food was...More

Thank ryleesportsframing
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We have walked by this restaurant many times while staying in Ixtapa,so decided to give it a try because they always seem to have a good crowd.Two of us had shrimp dishes,one was coconut shrimp and the other had bacon wrapped. We traded three of...More

Thank kayakfrank
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We stopped in for a quick drink and found the drinks and the service to be top notch. We looked at the menu and it looked like a good value. We did not make it back to eat here. We will next year for sure!!

Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 10 January 2018

My family had two excellent lunches at blue shrimp. Aldo "moose" is a handsome young fella who provides excellent service, and speaks perfect English. The shrimp and fries are delicious, and the beer is cold

Thank RedRam99
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

While staying in Mexico we had another couple from our hotel tell us about this restaurant. So glad they did. My husband and I took there advice and shared a plate of the bacon wrapped stuff shrimp. Oh my. It’s a meal I’ll remember for...More

Thank Tammi J
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Visited blue shrimp twice during our one month visit. Once with another couple and once with family. The food appealed to all, we loved the Chile Releno on both occasions. Our son in law is Mexican and he was impressed as well Our server Daniel...More

Thank mexalberta
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7 February 2018|
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Response from Gary C | Reviewed this property |
No they are not Deborah's near Merza store is a good spot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
  • Phone Number: 553-3303
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