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Calle Morro | Plya Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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New York
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Came upon this place and ate greak breakfast right on the beach. Simple but oh so nice to have your toes on the sand while you sit at a small table with umbrella and get served a very nice breakfast at incredibly reasonable price. Can't beat the spectaular view. Also, after eating breakfast you can relax on the lounge chairs... More 

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Chilliwack, Canada
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Arcis is very small and among a couple other restaurants but fortunately we were steered to Arcis by Antonio on our first day in Puerta Escondido and we continued to go back every day. The staff is friendly, service great, chairs on beach, and fantastic food. Had fresh red snapper caught that day that was better than any 5 star... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2015

I have been here at least four times in the last two visits to Puerto Escondido. I just love this place. It has really fresh sea food (even from the same day), front seats to the Puerto Escondido Main Beach, you can eat with your feet in the sand (if you want, they have tables in the concrete part), really... More 

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Uruapan, Mexico
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

I really recommend this place because, the food is delicious, the service is great and the staff is kind and efficient. My friends and I had octopus, fish, snails and some shrimp tacos; everything was delicious!!! The have good prices and the "michelada" is umm wonderful. If you go to Puerto Escondido, you shouldn't miss it. We went twice ;).... More 

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Puerto Escondido
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

Nice food and service on the beech spend the day.. swim very good local food breakfast lunch dinner I was pleased with the octopus

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Thank QueenEster
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2013 via mobile

Perfect spot on the beach although you might need to walk a little. Located by the rocks, it is sharing a small area with a wooden terrace where the waiters fight to drag you from Arcis. But once you sit down for a bite or lie down for the day, you fall For this place and know you will come... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2013

We had eaten here several time and the food was amazing. From the display and presentation to amazing flavor cooked to perfection. Because of this and the personalized service, I chose this venue to propose to my fiancé. Lorenzo and his staff handled every detail for the perfect evening. We had an enchanting evening on the beach with candlelight, flowers... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2012

Their Eastern Food Menu is excellent. Nearly as it should be - however, like all Mexican restaurants, the service sucks (even when speaking fluent spanish). I would only recommend dining for the Asian menu. Mexican food... don't even try it

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2012

The Arcis is the perfect spot for a lazy Day at the beach. It has longchairs and hammocks, the food is great, the jugos de fruita are delicious and the staff is so friendly that you immediately feel at home. The prices are very fair and if you want the house special, don't look into the card just ask Elmer... More 

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Gabriola Island, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2012

We were invited to dinner at Arcis by a friend because the food is good and on Tuesdays they have live music. We were in for a wonderful surprise. We promptly went back the following Tuesday. The restaurant is owned by a Mexican family. They manage to cook the most delicious food in a tiny kitchen. The seafood is so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Morro | Plya Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Puerto Escondido
Description
Arcis is a full service local family restaurant on a beautiful swimming beech.
Located across the street from Puerto Escondido's finest Hotel Santa Fe,
Arcis

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?