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Restaurant El pescador

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Ninos Heroes Y Zaragoza, Cabo San Lucas 23450, Mexico
+52 624 143 8978
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08:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 22:00
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Kirkland, Washington
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71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place was recommended by at least two people, but we happened upon it by accident. We were looking for another restaurant, and the owner pushed menus in front of us. Usually that is a turn off, as was the emptiness of the restaurant, but the menu looked promising, and it smelled really good. It's is nothing to look at,... More 

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Thank Kathleen F
Eagan
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was referred to us by two different local people. The food was good - especially the coconut shrimp, chips, quacamole and salsa. We were there for dinner on a Wednesday night around 6:30 pm. It was not very busy at that time. The service was great.

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Thank Marlys J
Chicago Burb
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102 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here after a long walk. It was around 2pm and we were the only people there. Two more groups came in after us. Waiter brought out salsa, guacamole and chips. Very good! He ordered grilled shrimp and I had grilled sea bass. Both were very good. Our meals came with rice, mashed potatoes and mixed vegetables. We'd like... More 

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Thank pussandboots
Moreno Valley, California
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was refer to us by local tour booth that we pass by and ask. Not bad for a hole in the wall place. Local eating restaurant if your looking for local food. Dirt cheap for Cabo. If you want free appetizer tell them the tour booth refer you or stop by and get the coupon. Not recommend mix... More 

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San Francisco
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Fish filet was a poor comparative value compared to other restaurants nearby. Not fresh tasting, poorly prepared and relatively expensive.

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Thank dbabz
Palm Coast, Florida
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51 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Terrific clams, octopus, coconut Shrimp and dips. Not fancy but you'll love the food and the price. Momma makes the food in the back and she knows what she's doing.

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Thank jf277
Temple City
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A MUST!!! We previously came when our cruise stopped in Cabo and it was delicious! This time we came with the family on a week vacation and we by far had the best seafood here! We ordered the seafood platter, grilled fish plate, raw clams in the shell & scallops cocktail. Total meal with tip 920 pesos!!!

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Thank LWLTempleCity
Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for dinner, based on a recommendation from a local resident. The seafood was very fresh and the preparation was absolutely delicious. We had lobster, shrimp, and ceviche. Service was top-notch and the food was fantastic. Highly recommended.

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Thank STEPHEN K
Calgary, Alberta
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72 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We have been to El Pescador several times and the owner and staff are always friendly and helpful. The fish is ALWAYS fresh and they will show you the fish before they cook it if you ask. As for ambiance....family oriented....very simple surroundings but who cares if the food is great. We had the pargo (snapper) with garlic. OMG it... More 

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Thank artistandteacher
Germany
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

This place is a hidden gem-- El Capitan the manager is phenomenal and the owners so warm. Great Lobster deal. We ended up eating there twice in four days. Highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 22:00
Monday
08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ninos Heroes Y Zaragoza, Cabo San Lucas 23450, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  Cabo San Lucas
  • Phone Number: +52 624 143 8978

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?