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Carlos & Lucia's

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Calzada Camaron Sabalo # 2000 | Golden Zone, Mazatlan 82110, Mexico
+52 669 913 5677
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08:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 22:00
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Osoyoos, Canada
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have had a few dinners here and will be coming back again with our friends. The restaurant is very cute with the eclectic decor. The menu is very interesting with the combination of Cuban and Mexican dishes with many items not seen elsewhere . Garlic soup is an example. Carlos is delightful and will answer any questions about the... More 

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Thank Dale S
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

The gentleman sitting outside when we walked by said this was the best cuban mexican food we would eat. We walked some more but ended up back at his restaurant. It was quaint and had a very eclectic style. The food was amazing. The lemonade was the best I've ever had! Please find this spot and enjoy. Well worth it.

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Thank danielle J
Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Carlos is warm, and friendly- made us feel so welcome! Ceviche was delicious, and acidic. The real star of the meal was the mojito. It is EXCELLENT, and Carlos even came out to show us his trick to making it. We came back a few nights later just to have more drinks! Can't wait to visit Carlos again. We will... More 

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Thank stewlizz
Langley, Washington
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great food cooked to order either Cuban style or Mexican style. Modest prices for nice portions of delicious food. Nice friendly ambiance with slightly eccentric but pleasant decor and terrific attentive service (and wonderful conversation) by Carlos the owner, who speaks perfect English. Family owned and operated. Definitely worth seeking out. Lunches and dinners. Limited but very adequate selection of... More 

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Thank 405duncanb
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

The food and atmosphere were amazing. Carlos served the food, although the restaurant was busy he still took the time to show me how he made the mojito (100 pesos for a 3oz mojito). Entire bill (3 mains, 3 appetizers, 1 beer, 1 mojito, 1 mineral water and one coke) = 710 pesos The ceviche was mixed shrimp and fish.... More 

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Whitefish, Montana
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233 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Carlos reported that business has been very slow, bit food and service is still great. He is a wealth of information on local, national and Cuban politics.

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Thank soloman9993
Mexico City, Mexico
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Everyone else has pretty well covered most of the food and drinks at Carlos and Lucia's, but I see no mention of the delicious soups they prepare and serve. I've tried 'em all, but the garlic soup is addicting! I just couldn't get enough of it! In fact, I went there twice in one day and ordered the garlic soup... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We heard it from the spa manager and read it in the reviews..."Carlos and Lucia's is one of the best restaurants in Mazatlan", so we decided to try it. We stopped in for a late lunch and we were greated by a sincerely happy man, who we promptly found out was Carlos. Not only did we get an amazing meal... More 

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Sacramento, Kentucky
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Fun place, owner is Mexican and wife is cuban. Good place for lunch and watch Carlos make the best mojito you will ever drink. Pretty authenic cuban cuisine.

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Newberg
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went to Carlos and Lucia's for dinner while staying across the street at The Palms Resort. We were served by the owner, Carlos, who made out mojitos table side. He was very welcoming and the food was excellent. We will be back any time we are in Mazatlan!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 22:00
Monday
08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calzada Camaron Sabalo # 2000 | Golden Zone, Mazatlan 82110, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Sinaloa  >  Mazatlan
  • Phone Number: +52 669 913 5677
Description
Great Cuban restaurant toward the north end of the Golden Zone.

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