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Claudio's Place

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Prolongacion Benito Juarez #120, Mexico
+52 322 297 6037
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Wayne, New Jersey
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100 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stop here at least twice per visit to the area. The best steaks and margaritas around. Atmosphere is great. You know you are in Mexico. Best appetizer in town - shrimp in an avocado (for two people). Staff is great as well. Super value.

Thank Lenny K
Winnipeg, Canada
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had gone here in 2016 and the kids had all you can eat steak, they loved it and wanted to go back this year. I wasn't a big fan but it was ok, so we went. The kids did not eat their meal. The steak was terrible and we had to send it back a couple of times. My... More 

Thank LoveToTravel2510
Lone Tree, Colorado
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69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Claudios is just a block or two off the main bus route in Nuevo. The new restaurant Alcatres is a good visible landmark. Exit at that stop and then walk a block or two South and there is Claudios. The menu is primarily Mexican and Seafood. I had the Mexican Combo plate. It was great! Chile relleno, mole chicken enchilada,... More 

Thank SD3228
Winnipeg, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful out-of-the-way restaurant and bar. Went there for the Super Bowl last week and had a fabulous time. Just outside of Nuevo. We took a bus very easily from Nuevo and took a cab home after dark. The staff is friendly, the bar area is comfortable and food is good with generous portions, and the washrooms are clean. This place... More 

Thank 333NancyS
st. louis, missouri
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175 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

we went at the recommendation of one of the attendants at our resort as having very good mexican food. it was a short taxi ride from our hotel so we decided to give it a try. the restaurant is fairly large and not a real fancy place but nicely decorated as i would describe a mexican cantina. we were fairly... More 

Thank ldgaff
Meridian, Idaho, United States
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We love Claudio's. We first visited in November 2015 and again in 2016. It was easy to walk to before the new entrance to Vidanta opened. You now take a LONG taxi ride to get there. But it's still worth it. The food is reasonably priced and so good. The drinks are HUGE. This last trip our total bill with... More 

Thank Stacy M
Kelowna, Canada
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Went to Claudio's on recommendation of "local". It is a little off the beaten path, but clean, traditional/mexican ambience, and great service. The food is tasty and out night was more than necessary for quantity. I had the shrimp wrapped in bacon, smothered in cheeze, and my wife had the cordon bleu. I had an appie of tortilla soup which... More 

Thank wmjjack
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The fish was incredibly fresh and this restaurant is a hidden gem for sure !!!! Incredible food and excellent value ! I read other reviews and they were underrated - this restaurant is amazing !!!!!!! Dani, our waiter was excellent and I can't say enough positive remarks as it really was the best seafood I ever had ! Not to... More 

Thank brigit123
West Kelowna, Canada
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155 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We went to Claudio's with a group who had been here last year. We sat at the end of the table so I can only really comment about our dishes. We shared shrimp fajitas, and a combination dish, which had two types of shrimp, garlic and garlic chilli. The shrimp fajitas did not measure up to the two Bucerias restaurants... More 

Thank CedricGnome
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Authentic Mexican food. Our favorites included guacamole and tortilla soup, mixed fajitas-shrimp, beef, chicken; margarita that put poppa to sleep!

Thank Priscilla B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prolongacion Benito Juarez #120, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 6037

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