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The Fat Boy Seafood

Av. del Pacifico #6, Downtown, Bucerias, Nayarit, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
+52 329 298 3138
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (112 reviews)
“shrimp” (117 reviews)
“guacamole” (53 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Av. del Pacifico #6, Downtown, Bucerias, Nayarit, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been coming to Mexico for 20 yrs several people had suggested this place. We sat on the beach in plastic lawn chairs. Vendors come up throughout your dinner. We had three different waiters over the hour we were there. We ordered guacamole and...More

Thank TSSeelow
Reviewed 3 days ago

Folks at our condo recommended the Fat Boy and said it is a must do while in Bucerias. I was underwhelmed, as were the other 3 I dined with. The service was great but the food was not great. It was okay. My wife's scallops...More

Thank ReginaBeachRat
Reviewed 3 days ago

Second Time we've eaten here. Great food, live entertainment, right on the sandy beach by the ocean. Beautiful location, great service, everything was great

Thank Gerry A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant right on the beach. It offers great food at a great price. The fish tacos were delicious. The staff are very friendly.

Thank debp67
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First off, the food is incredible. We ordered lobsters, oysters,shrimp, scallops,guac and margaritas. Hands down some of the best we have tasted. So good we had to come Twice! Unfortunately our waiter (older gentleman who works on the beach side of the restaurant)spoiled our visit...More

Thank Vicky B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Fat Boy on recommendation and after reading recent reviews were a bit dubious. However, soon found out for ourselves there is literally nothing to complain about here. The portions are HUGE. We ordered one of the combo platters between two and were...More

1  Thank Connie E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every day an artful display of all manner of seafood is arranged on a bed of ice right at the entrance. It's a platter they sell and promote. Their specialty is seafood though they sell the usual beach bar fare. Going with the seafood theme,...More

Thank daizeegrrl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this little place on the beach. The service was great and they kept the beach seating area and even the sand, nice and clean. Waiter went out of his way to accommodate our Vegan diet. We will definitely visit this place again.

2  Thank Cherylslawwork
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived - actually on the beach so really easy to find and cant miss it. Sat down - waiter was quick with menu and drinks Then the problems start - the huge number of hawkers bothering you - Some young children. And they will NOT...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here as the shrimp on display looked awesome. Chose a table inside to avoid the vendors that approach the tables on the beach. My first margarita was an extremely generous pour and a great tasting drink. It was made table side, so no...More

1  Thank feb1950
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Questions & Answers
Laurie A
15 November 2017|
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Response from Chypa R | Property representative |
Hello! Yes he is everyday here, he just takes a break to go to lunch, like at 2 and comes back at 5 aprox.. hope to have you here :D
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25 May 2017|
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Response from Chypa R | Property representative |
No we dont accept any cards, only cash, sorry for the inconvenient, regards!
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June B
24 December 2016|
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Response from Elena S | Reviewed this property |
Yes as well as New Years Eve and Day!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. del Pacifico #6, Downtown, Bucerias, Nayarit, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Bucerias
  • Phone Number: +52 329 298 3138
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