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Los Bigotes de Zapata

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Centro Comercial La Puerta | Local 5, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Year after year, one of my favorite spots in Ixtapa (Guerrero, Mexico) for eating the sopa de tortilla remains Los Bigotes de Zapata. I try the soup in other restaurants but always come back to this one. The bouillon is richer, the portion is more generous, the pieces of tortilla in the soup are crispy and it is served with... More 

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Abbotsford, Canada
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We absolutely loved our yummy breakfasts at Los Bigotes. We received friendly service with a big smile from Cecile every day. We especially enjoyed the fresh coffee, tasty orange juice, perfect eggs and a side order of shrimp … yum, yum, yum! This fabulous restaurant is in the perfect location with reasonable prices that are worth every peso. We would... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We Stayed at the Emporia on a European plan so ate breakfast out most days. One the first morning we crossed the street and saw a big crowd at Chili Beans so tried it. We were not impressed. The next day we discovered Los Bigotes ( Martin's ). The breakfasts there were great. cooked perfectly every morning. The servers are... More 

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1 Thank Gordon B
Columbus, Ohio
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69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Off the main street and worth finding. Very friendly staff, some of who speak English. Great service. Recommend shrimp omelette and the steak w/cheese tacos

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1 Thank Jezcat2013
Winnipeg Canada
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429 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 343 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We read the menu and ordered. The Tortilla soup was excellent. It was 55 peros. My dish had the eggs and bacon but was missing the other described on menu. (65 peros). Orange juice was 25 peros for a small glass.

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Thank inthegarden
Silver Spring, Maryland
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

This is always the first place we go to when we arrive in Ixtapa! The food is fantastic, authentic, and reasonably priced. The service can't be beat! My favorites are their camarones a la ajillo and enchiladas verdes con pollo.

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Thank Jennifer E
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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164 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

We call this place “the lady in white’s”. It is tucked away behind the new Deborah’s, not far from the original mamma norma’s. It is a courtyard type set-up and we enjoyed breakfast 2 mornings here. The coffee is good, as are their breakfast packages. They also have iced tea if you want it (probably instant, but still, harder to... More 

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Kitchener On
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We ate out for breakfast for a whole week and this was one of the best. Excellent service and they will accommodate tweaks to their menu. This is a great place to experiment with various Mexican breakfasts including a plate of fresh fruit. Relaxing café atmosphere.

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1 Thank smally101
Calgary, Canada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Excellent service and food. Friendly and offered great choice for breakfast .... Charming location and sidewalk cafe atmosphere ... Will go back for sure!

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1 Thank 364marlene
Northfield, Illinois
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Great food and excellent service. This hidden gem in Ixtapa is often overlooked by people passing by. Stop people! The food is delicious. We went there a few years ago and they had a different menu from the one they are using now. On it were divorced enchiladas, which were outstanding. The new menu didn't feature them. However, the server,... More 

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1 Thank PSNfromNorthfield

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Comercial La Puerta | Local 5, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa

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