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Restaurant La Bocana - CLOSED

Blvd. Playa La Ropa | Col. La Ropa, Zihuatanejo 40887, Mexico
+52 755 554 1302
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
26 Jun 2014
“Revised After Disappointment”
24 May 2014
“Nice, and Family Owned”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Blvd. Playa La Ropa | Col. La Ropa, Zihuatanejo 40887, Mexico
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Reviewed 26 June 2014

We were regular customers of La Bocana until our last visit. We ordered a complete meal as we always do and, being typical Gringos, also ordered chips and salsa as a pre-meal snack along with a couple of beers. When we received the bill an...More

Thank amagnuson
RestaurantLaBocana, Propietario at Restaurant La Bocana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2014

Dear costumers. I was very surprised when I read your review and much worry when I was told who were these clients. Im very sorry that this happened. Please, allow us to repair this mistake. We appretiate very much that you picked LA BOCANA several...More

Reviewed 24 May 2014

La Bocana restaurant is a small, family owned, open-air restaurant on the road to La Ropa Beach in Zihuatanejo. Easy to get to, La Bocana, which the family moved from downtown Zihua, features an outstanding menu of various foods and, on Thursdays, one of the...More

Thank amagnuson
Reviewed 21 April 2014

This restaurant was a nice short walk from La Ropa, in a very quiet setting all by itself. The atmosphere there was positive, very clean, delicious food and never any vendors. This is definitely a place to enjoy wonderful people, food, ambiance and relax! A...More

Thank Lori R
Reviewed 9 April 2014 via mobile

After returning to Zihuatenajo 4 years running, I am ready to go on record for the places that my friends and I have enjoyed over and over. When Lori and I ate at La Bocana several times the week of April 7th ,2014 it was...More

Thank DavosThomas
RestaurantLaBocana, Propietario at Restaurant La Bocana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2014

What a Lovely review..! Thank you very much. At La Bocana we are very glad that you liked our place and food. We've been Working very hard in order to provide our clients with the best of the regional cuisine. By the moment we are...More

Reviewed 13 March 2014

This little gem is a great addition to the La Ropa area. While not right on the beach, it offers its own fresh ambiance, set back just far enough from the road, and surrounded by well tended landscaping. The owner will gladly take you on...More

Thank LindaFromCanada
RestaurantLaBocana, Propietario at Restaurant La Bocana, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2014

Thank you for your nice review. We are looking forward to open for dinner next seasson, we wiil be notifying by our web site, Thanks again.

Reviewed 7 February 2014

Pozole for lunch on Thursdays is a local tradition. Try it at La Bocana near Playa La Ropa. The green pozole with chicken was very good compared to that we have had at highly recommended restaurants in downtown Zihuatanejo. In fact everything we ordered turned...More

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RestaurantLaBocana, Gerente at Restaurant La Bocana, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2014

Thank you very much for your review. We are very glad you enjoyed LA BOCANA and look forward to see you again soon.

Reviewed 6 January 2014 via mobile

This was our first visit to the restaurant after seeing the great reviews from Trip Advisor. The food was very tasty but we've had better breakfasts elsewhere in Zihuatanejo. The owners are very nice and the service was quite speedy. The setting wasn't anything to...More

Thank Chauvin_sea
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Ziwhat has so many wonderful restaurants I was surprised that this got such a high rating. Everything about it is average. The location is on Playa La Ropa Boulevard. Street view. Not on the beach or view property. Ambience is minimal, plastic chairs and tables....More

Thank stonewashed
Reviewed 14 December 2013

My wife and I ate here last night based on the recommendation of some other people we had met at the complex we are staying at in La Ropa. It was a short walk down to the restaurant and though the streets are not well...More

Thank Kerry_Kilbey
Reviewed 25 October 2013

I was happy to see that the restaurant moved into a larger space. The food quality has stayed the same over the years. La Bocana is still one of my favorite breakfast spots in Zihua. Had lunch for the first time during my last visit...More

Thank pcarlnj
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 12
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blvd. Playa La Ropa | Col. La Ropa, Zihuatanejo 40887, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: +52 755 554 1302
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Restaurant LA BOCANA is very well located at La Ropa Area in Zihuatanejo. Is a very nice place surrounded by a gorgeus garden. The place is very clean and attended by the owners.Our kitchen is based on Traditional & Regional Dishes and Mexican Cuisine. We offer Sea Food as well. Don't miss our POZOLE THURSDAYS, an old tradition of the State of Guerrero. This day we offer special Regional Dishes.LA BOCANA IS THE MOST TRADITIONAL RESTAURANT IN TOWN, OPEN SINCE 1965.La Bocana is a MUST GO.Open everyday but Tuesdays.La Bocana offers BREAKFAST, BRUNCH AND DINNER. At LA BOCANA we are ready to serve and please you.... El Restaurant LA BOCANA se encuentra convenientemente localizado en el area de LA ROPA, en el area de playas. No tenemos frente de playa.Es un lugar muy bonito y rodeado de vegetacion y un agradable jardin que hace que el lugar permanezca fresco. La Bocana esta siempre atendido por sus propietarios. Nuestra cocina se especializa en comida regional mexicana y mariscos frescos. No debe perderse nuestro Tradicional JUEVES DE POZOLE. El Restaurant LA BOCANA es el mas tradicional de Zihuatanejo, abierto desde 1965, siempre con una excelente reputacion. LA BOCANA hoy por hoy, es una visita obligada.En LA BOCANA ofrecemos DESAYUNOS, COMIDAS Y CENAS todos los dias con excepcion de los MARTES que nos vamos de pesca.En LA BOCANA estamos para servirles.
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