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El Mazateno

Tijuana, Mexico
+52 664 607 1377
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp tacos” (16 reviews)
“camaron” (8 reviews)
“octopus” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Tijuana, Mexico
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Reviews (278)
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21 - 30 of 70 reviews

Reviewed 3 August 2016

My Mexican friends took me here. They said it was good. And man, they are right. Always trust a local. This place is reasonably priced, You are basically eating outside on a picnic table-style but the entire restaurant is covered by a tent. It's self-serve....More

3  Thank Kamiizumi
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

You can't go wrong with any pick, the ceviche is awesome and the tacos are a delicious delight in every bite. Great service and ample servings plus surprisingly not expensive at all. Definitely worth visiting

Thank Miguel P
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a very good place for street sea food and fish tacos... the downside is that it is expensive... and I mean almost double than most fish tacos stands... I would rather recommend Titos!

Thank Antonio R
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This is a open air restaurant that is a little tight inside, expect a tradicional locals food joint, good service fresh seafood and friendly staff.

Thank Ruben L
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The place is not pretty nor is it located in a nice area, but what great food they serve!!! The place is very clean, tables, chairs, floor, all very clean. The food is excellent, great price and a good amount in each plate. When they...More

Thank Evelyn A
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

If you like to experience a really good shrimp taco you need to come And visit this very low key place You will get full with two tacos

Thank carlosgp58
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Their Speciality in Tijuana is the Chilly Shrimp Tacos (Tacos de Camaron Enchilado) delicious... The place is always full... Yeah os that good!! The only downside is the price... Due to high demand the tacos have become very expensive, however if you want to eat...More

Thank Carlos G
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Apparently they have won awards for their spicy shrimp tacos, but you are missing something incredible if you don't try the octopus tacos! Communal eating at its best. The price is right and the food is fantastic.

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Nothing fancy, but great food!! You can go just for a taco or sit down and have a seafood cocktail. Not that cheap but very well served. Spicy shrimp taco the best. The consome(shrimp broth) the best I've tried in my life. One of my...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Seating is on long communal tables, the chairs are outdoor plastic chairs, They do not serve alcohol. What they did serve was a lot of lemonades, made with fresh squeezed limes, and also soft drinks. Seeing the volume of lemonades sold, I opted for one....More

Thank Leon A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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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