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El Rinconcito De Poncho

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Avenida Mexico 15, Bucerias, Mexico
+52 322 118 8515
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Poncho is always happy and in good humour. Great food and happy customers. Super location, just a half block from the square.

Thank Sharon B
Napoleon, Missouri
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food, atmosphere and service! The owner is very pleasant and a great guy. Really cares about his customers. All food for breakfast and dinner was fantastic! Don't miss out on this place.

Thank napfizer
Sechelt, Canada
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for a refreshment while waiting to meet up with our daughter who is living in this area. Turned out this is one of her favourite places to go and she had already told Poncho that we were coming to visit her. This is a nice family restaurant that you want to visit during your stay!

Thank geocam2015
Lenexa, Kansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent breakfast menu and don't forget to have the fried ice cream for your breakfast dessert! The scrambled eggs with ham is delicious and the chilaquiles with eggs were great choices for today.

Thank Pam B
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

With some of the best service in Mexico, Poncho and his family welcome you into their restaurant with open arms and complete the wonderful dinning experience with some of the best meals and desserts I have experienced in over 20 years of visiting the Bay of Banderas. From homemade Mole to Chile Rellenos, the cuisine has always been above and... More 

Thank John M
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

It's rare to get a good steak dinner in Mexico but Wow! This place was awesome. I had the Archerra Steak and it was super tasty. Smothered in mushrooms and obviously marinated in a great sauce to make it both tender and delicious. The owner, Poncho, I both helpful and engaging. Don't come to Bucerias and miss this place.

Thank Alan W
Orillia, Canada
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

How we missed eating at El Rinconcito de Poncho during our last trip, I have no idea but it is now a regular stop and we will return many times. It is open for breakfast, lunch and supper usually until 9:00 or 10:00 PM. the owner was most friendly, well-spoken and quite entertaining. Located on the north side of Avenida... More 

Thank bvanallen
Vernon, Canada
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing service and atmosphere. Delicious food served by the friendly owner who takes pride in his restaurant.

Thank Tracy S
Lakewood, Ohio
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

Poncho and his family seem so pleased to come up with amazing traditional regional dishes for their guests. Chile rellanos are so country, so delicious. Mushroom & cheese fritatta is a study in seasoning, we get it every time. Shrimp done any way. We go 3 or 4 times every trip.

Thank marxtone
Nanaimo, Canada
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66 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

This is a great place to eat. Meals are inexpensive, Poncho is entertaining and the food is great. I love the family feel to this place. Kitchen is very small out the back but the meals it produces are great.

Thank MarlMac

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Mexico 15, Bucerias, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Bucerias
  • Phone Number: +52 322 118 8515

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