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Papa Gallos

Gomez Farias 27, San Patricio 48980, Mexico
+52 315 355 9221
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“gallos” (8 reviews)
“beach” (20 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Gomez Farias 27, San Patricio 48980, Mexico
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Not many in the restaurant, the location of course wonderful, and the menu pricey but as expected, yet our St. Pat's dinner celebration was a disappointment! Why? It was hard to attract wait staff. There were about four, unoccupied with dinner service, but very occupied...More

Thank bobandtravel
Reviewed March 3, 2018

During our two week stay in San Patricio we visited Papa Gallos twice: once as a couple and again with a party of 6. Both experiences were very good. Can't beat the ocean view. Tequilla shrimp, Seafood Roll and Fajitas were all delicious. We were...More

Thank 55plustraveler2010
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

Papa Gallos has a perfect location right on the beach. Friendly staff, nice decor and good drinks. A perfect place to watch the sunset

Thank GaleAS
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

Was on holiday in Barra de Navidad last week & we had Thanksgiving dinner here. It was wonderful!! Lovely ambience & great food!!

Thank Anita B
Reviewed April 12, 2017

On the beach, Has good food. Lots of Gringo food to choose from. Will bring you food and drinks to a table on the beach, English spoken. The same people own Roosters.

Thank TarisTravels
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

This is my second time to papa Gallos, a restaurant that is located in Melaque, and right on the beach. We got there and the choice of seating was ours, so of course we chose one right next to the stairs to go down to...More

Thank mistygrayeyes
Reviewed March 13, 2017

great location but cranky staff and cold food - tried 3 times this year and each time was some kind of issue. Some meals come out great but then others very poor

Thank CGVancouverIsland
Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

We went up to Melaque from Manzanillo for the day and had some great appys at this restaurant. We sat and watched the pelicans dive as the restaurant is right on the beach.We had nachos and shrimp cerviche, while drinking cervezas.

Thank John R
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Well liked restaurant. Very accommodating to disabled. Staff very willing to understand needs of patrons.

Thank communitybee
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

food not good, meat way overdone, service low. Speciality in fajitas they say but chicken was dry and salsas not fresh

Thank Steglitz63
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gomez Farias 27, San Patricio 48980, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  San Patricio
  • Phone Number: +52 315 355 9221
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