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Sal Y Pimienta

On the beach, Zipolite, Mexico
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (5 reviews)
“burgers” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (7 reviews)
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On the beach, Zipolite, Mexico
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Locals recommend this place on the beach for quality food at friendly prices and I can't argue with that. Large plates of food come with meat/seafood, salad, rice, and french fries. Burgers are large and good. Good guacamole. The fries could be improved on IMO,...More

Thank elijah c
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Sal y Pimienta is a pretty no frills place, but the food is wonderfully delicious. The baked fish in foil is to die for, as are their choices of burgers. Wine and dine in the sand! You will be glad you did! One of the...More

Thank PedBon1
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We both ordered a shrimp dinner and it was HUGE and delicious. You can probably split a meal with an appetizer. Candlelight setting makes for a romantic spot. After dinner, the Bang Bang bar is right next door for really good drinks. Our Shrimp dinners...More

Thank Blondie01columbus
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

This is the best value for food you'll find in Zipolite...hands down! Amazing, I seriously mean AMAZING burgers, chicken and seafood! The Zipolite burger w/ egg and avocado is ridiculous! The prices are EZ on the frugal traveler and you will leave fat and happy!...More

Thank rsturg187
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I stayed in Zipolite about a week and found this to be the best value restaurant due to its cheap prices, good food and great location literally on the sand. Service is slow but the view makes it worthwhile

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Popular spot on the beach overlooking the water. Great for a sunset drink too. There is a variety of food available, which covers a range of dietary requirements, although, seafood is of course the most popular. I had some really good guacemole here too. Overall,...More

Thank Vishna
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I went to eat here based on recommendations of some locals. I only had one fish and it was really good, but what I really likes from Sal y Pimienta is that you have an amazing view of the sunset (ask for a the tables...More

Thank Omar J
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

In the dark on the beach you first see the glow of candles and then, as you walk closer, you see the restaurant is full of people. They created a table for us, complete with candle. We had fish, shrimp and guacamole. All were delicious...More

Thank Kara2007
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This little spot on Zipolite beach makes the best burger and fries. It's a great spot for lunch and very reasonable..... the staff is very friendly and always willing to accommodate .... a must do for lunch or dinner!

Thank Russman2014
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

The fish here is outstanding - try the Mexicana - local fare - no fancy chef, but pure quality and superb flavours. And so inexpensive. You know you are in the right place when you see the owner of the snazziest restaurant in town eating...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the beach, Zipolite, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Zipolite
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