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El Tiburon de la Costa

Calle Principal, San Jose | Barrio Viejo, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
+52 755 553 2777
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp combo” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Principal, San Jose | Barrio Viejo, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I walked here from las brisas. We had the lobster and shrimp combo. Both were fantastic and huge portions. The beer was cold and the wine good. The service was excellent. Would definitely recommend.

Thank hemismom
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

We have travelled extensively with this couple who own a condo in Ixtapa for many years. They brought us to this eclectic restaurant with giant plastic sharks hanging from the ceiling. (Don’t miss the three dimensional one in one column, right out from a scene...More

Thank Cilantrofan
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Prices are reasonable. Service is very good. Shrimp combo platter was excellent (both times we went. maybe even better the second time.) Francisco is a super nice guy (our server). Second time in the restaurant he gave us a discount which equated to about US$7...More

1  Thank Trent D
Reviewed February 26, 2018

Fabulous service beautiful table overlooking the pool & delicious seafood with huge portions. Definitely would reccomend to all.

Thank Susie C
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Went 2 times so good .Great drinks. Good for everyone. Not super busy, great service and relaxing cooler than the main restaurant's in Ixtapa.

Thank barbcor
Reviewed February 18, 2018

We never miss coming here for the shrimp combinations. We all look at the menu but never fail to order the shrimp. 4 out of 4 ordered the combo and 4 out of 4 loved it as usual. We had a great server that spoke...More

Thank Sherryd
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner on Valentine's Day here had the earth and sea. Food was very good the filet was very good especially for this part Mexico lobster was also quite good. 3 margaritas bottle of wine they served a very nice garlic toast as well. Had...More

1  Thank Gary C
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

We are staying at an all-inclusive further down the beach and decided to go into Ixtapa for a couple of things, plus lunch. We chose El Tiburon based largely on the reviews, but also based on several of the higher rated places sounding like they...More

2  Thank StormsEnd
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Very nice restaurant! Treated like royalty. 4 if us took a taxi from the Grand Azul ($240 peso each way). Lobster with all the fixings $340 peso. Excellent food,excellent value, great atmosphere, super service. The chef came out to see if everything was good. We...More

2  Thank Gisele G
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Tasty food, good prices, great service, with lots on the menu. Casual local Mexican coastal atmosphere. Newest outlet located on Plaza Kioto in Zihuatanejo.

Thank Mexzihcan
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Jeffrey w
February 1, 2018|
Response from ENRIQUE M M | Reviewed this property |
I am almost sure I paid with our Master Card credit card.
Janice J
December 18, 2014|
Response from juanLeon_Gto_Mexico | Reviewed this property |
No , I have some days off and spent them in Ixtapa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Principal, San Jose | Barrio Viejo, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
  • Phone Number: +52 755 553 2777
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