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El Mazateno

Tijuana, Mexico
+52 664 607 1377
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp tacos” (16 reviews)
“camaron” (8 reviews)
“octopus” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Tijuana, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location is not the best and the building could be improved but the crunchy chili octopus (pulpo enchilado) tacos are great.

Thank Ringo_Cad
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I am seafood lover always try new places everywhere I travel. Let me tell you, this is the best crunchy octopus taco I've had. Ive been here about 5 times and never lets me down.

Thank Malenitalucy
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Yes, it is a little expensive, but the food is really realy good. I can never leave Tijuana without going this place.

Thank Elil G
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This place as many others started as a very small almost on the street eatery. The food was extremely good; it was always packed, but everyone got good service and great food. The tacos were the specialty with a good portion of either fish, shrimp...More

Thank Arturo S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Mazateño is one of the best seafood restaurants in Tijuana,personally I like the food and taste of the dishes they offer,fish tacos,shrimp cocktels,fried fish or sarandeado etc. Prices are very competitive also,the neihborhood is kind a complicated to get to but its worth it the...More

Thank jesusvidal
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great Food for the money might be a little over served, you can easily make two tacos out of one. they also serve fresh seafood cocktails and most of their tacos come in a double tortilla quesadilla.

Thank wpzavala
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I got recommended to this place and boy were they right this were the best shrimp tacos that I have ever tried, I will also recommend the fish tacos and the pulpo tacos.. really good. The place is not expensive I got 8 fish tacos,...More

Thank luigi0077
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Place is crowded, has lousy service and the Tacos are marginal. Better off going to a smaller Taqueria that has better service and much better quality Tacos. There is a place called "La Corriente" on 6th & Flores Magon that is way better.

Thank PetePandit
Reviewed 21 June 2017

ok, not for fancy eaters but for real eaters, the place is your basic Mexican sea food place, everything is goos except (surprise) the fish tacos, very bland, but besides that you can have a great taco, family loves it, and they don't like fish!,...More

Thank egerardo
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Nothing wrong with food at all but the location instead. Be aware there is a street market around the place that make real difficult to get a spot to park on. Do not recommend parking more than two blocks away from this place. Keep circling...More

Thank Celessstino
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Adalberto L
10 October 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tijuana, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Tijuana
  • Phone Number: +52 664 607 1377
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