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El Murmullo

Calle Pedro Ascencio 8, Zihuatanejo 40890, Mexico
+52 755 102 8790
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (13 reviews)
“pasta” (7 reviews)
Thai, Italian, Mexican, International, Asian, Gluten Free Options
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Calle Pedro Ascencio 8, Zihuatanejo 40890, Mexico
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

The food and service was excellent. We shared the tuna carpaccio for appetizer and the ribs for dinner. Choice of two sides with the meal. The grilled vegetables very good. Best mashed potatoes ever! Baked potato very good as well. Definitely going back!!!

Thank Mary Helen M
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Wonderful location situated on a pedestrian-only blocked-off street. Nice ambiance with comfortable outside seating in a cozy environment. In the "retro" part of old Zihua, but not along the Malecon. Service was fine and very friendly. Unfortunately for me and my wife, the worst lobster...More

Thank coltrainguy
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Walking through the area and the waiter caught our eye and chatted us up and we were hungry anyway so thought we would try it. They brought out the usual chips and then a healthy portion of guacamole which I thought would end up on...More

Thank kayakfrank
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Won’t be back...Victoria beers were 45 pesos (20-25 everywhere else), and waiter added a tip to our bill for two people.

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We were walking in Zihuatanejo and came upon El Murmullo restaurant. What caught our attention was the chef at his outdoor kitchen preparing a meal. It looked delicious. Posters showed all their specialties ! Soft jazz music in the background lured us to try it....More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Beautiful boutique restaurant in downtown Zihuatanejo. Wonderful atmosphere and food. Isidro provided excellent service.

Thank 999pkm
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this wonderful restaurant on New Year’s Eve and had the most fabulous meal I think we’ve had! My husband ordered tuna and I had shrimp, both dishes so delicious and perfectly cooked. Our wonderful waiter suggested a great bottle of wine from...More

Thank katebillesberger
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Nothing at all that we enjoyed The music was blaring and the service was not great The ribs were horrid

Thank SandiHengel
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I saw the sandwich board advertising BBQ night earlier and wandered into the are around 7 PM. They have wi-fi and take credit cards. Great choice. It wasn't crowded, the streets were open, and some seating had been put out front. Super cool. I looked...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Family of four with two kids loved the mix and match of proteins on the grill simply prepared and choice of sauces from sweet to spicy. Chef was at Intrawest/Embarc previously and knows his stuff. Very friendly and welcoming. Delicious salads.

Thank Cheryl N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Pedro Ascencio 8, Zihuatanejo 40890, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: +52 755 102 8790
Owner/chef Israel Salazar continues to explore and expand the culinary options in Zihuatanejo. Using only first quality ingredients, he creates special dishes that are available nowhere else in town. Israel is widely known for his Thai creations, but he lavishes the same attention and care on his Mexican and Italian offerings. His attentive, bi-lingual floor staff, amazing food, and full bar will make any evening at El Murmullo one to remember.
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