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El Calabozo

Centro Comercial Galerias Local 6. Junto A XO, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“fajitas” (3 reviews)
“lobster” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Centro Comercial Galerias Local 6. Junto A XO, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

This is the second year we have eaten at El Calabozo after discovering it in an alley. The margaritas are large and good. We always have the mexican steak - arrachara. It comes with salad and guacamole. They didn’t have a choice of wine other...More

Thank Zee B
Reviewed May 6, 2017

What a fun time we had with our Buddy Miguel. Every day we walked by El Calabozo Miguel was there with his Big Smile waiting for a big Hug. He made me feel beautiful Thanks Buddy. We stopped in for a couple of meals and...More

Thank Binkyljfm
Reviewed March 11, 2017

We walked by this place several times a day...staff outside was always friendly and trying to lure us in....we took a large group there one night and had a good dinner. The platter for two was a good value at 500 pesos. They advertise lobster...More

Thank herewego2005
Reviewed February 23, 2017

This year my husband & I tried their Japanese Fried ice-cream with strawberry sauce over top. WOW! AMAZING!! We had never tried this kind of fried ice-cream before but would totally recommend it to everyone. The food is always good and very reasonable and the...More

Thank palmtree
Reviewed January 26, 2017

It was our first time at this restaurant and we were really impressed. The service was top-notch and the chef knows how to cook. The wait staff went out of their way to please us. The food was fresh and cooked to perfection.

Thank CarolmaUnitedStates
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

We decided to try this place on a whim and the food was amazing. You can tell that the chef is well trained by the flavors and presentation. The pico de gallo was too spicy for my mom so they made her a special new...More

Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed May 31, 2016

While doing our Margarita crawl to see who had the best, we went here for the first time. The first one was basically mix, tried one more and it was just as bad. Not going back.Sorry put some tequila in the drink!

Thank banned103
Reviewed April 8, 2016

Our annual trip to Ixtapa would not be complete without a visit to El Calabozo! Actually we stopped almost every day of our two week vacation and we were staying at an all inclusive! The food, atmosphere, and drinks are amazing.. BUT - what makes...More

1  Thank mary t
Reviewed February 26, 2016

This plate of steak, lobster, shrimp and Mahi Mahi was delicious! You can't beat it in Ixtapa. It should be named dinner for 3 or 4. We will definitely go back!

Thank Julie M
Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

Service was great! (You need to Meet "Sexy Boy".) Will bring friends next time we come back. Had steak, lobster, big margaritas and fajitas. Food was delicious, big portions, reasonably priced. Can't wait until next time! 😍

Thank Mallory D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
3:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Comercial Galerias Local 6. Junto A XO, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
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