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La Malinche

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Centro Comercial La Puerta, Andador Bahias del Palmar, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
+52 755 553 1218
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“soup” (4 reviews)
“enchiladas” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
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Centro Comercial La Puerta, Andador Bahias del Palmar, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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Reviewed 25 February 2016

This is now located where Da Baffone used to be. Nice location so glad to see something is in there now. Really enjoyed the music. A guy on a keyboard with taped back up music, singing Buddy Holly type/era music. very good. I'm not a...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Every time we've been here we go fishing and bring what we catch to La Malinche. This year they did not disappoint. We brought a variety of fish and they made us a couple appetizers, a soup and the main course, all of which were...More

Thank jaynchrissy02
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

This is our "go too" restaurant for a gourmet fish dinner. We go fishing every year and this is where we bring the fish we catch. It is prepared multiple different ways including appetizers and soup prior to the main course which consists of fish...More

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Went for dinner and the food and service were excellent. We went for breakfast and it is a different story. The breakfast is good, but the service is not as good. Unfriendly staff. After they serve you breakfast, they just forget about you. Coffee was...More

Thank Charlie T
Martha Gabriela C, Owner at La Malinche, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2016

Hi, we saw your comment and we appreciate your opinion, finally this made us grow up, we apologize for the inconvenience that you had and let us work with this. Thanks for all and we hope that you visit us and give us the opportunity...More

Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Walked past this restaurant 3 nights in a row and it was busy every time. Good sign. Each night was live music and the open air seating allowed us to see the enjoyment on everyones face. I had the coconut shrimp and my wife had...More

1  Thank TimmerLovesFood
Reviewed 11 January 2016

New location but same great food and service. Our first night in town we were disappoint when we walked over to what has become one of our go to place for good Mexican food and found a different restaurant in it's place. Upon further exploration,...More

1  Thank ted61
Reviewed 7 January 2016

A very pretty restaurant, with a nice covered patio. I was looking for the place next door that offered complete breakfasts for 65 pesos, but La Malinche was much more attractive, so I stopped. Beginning with a mixed juice with guava. Coffee. And a nicely...More

1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Found the new location of Lamalinche and was thrilled with the open space and decor of it. Really enjoyed the entertainment and how they put Sombreros on the cutomers when singing La Bamba. Had the whole restauants involved. Food was exceptional as it always has...More

Thank Janet J
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We were in Ixtapa for November and were very disappointed when saw the La Malinche space occupied by someone else. We were told by the new occupant, Raul formerly of the Generals that they had moved. Raul is operating an Taco eatery there now We...More

1  Thank mexalberta
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Ate there opening night at new location - food was great, service good, prices good. Love the Chiles en Negada.

Thank Deanl05
gabco, Owner at La Malinche, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2015

Hi Dean, was a pleasure see you again, remember always that you are like the heartbeat of La Malinche! We have a new body (our new location) but we are the same! See you in February :) Gaby

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Questions & Answers
Mona S
9 February 2017|
Response from Martha Gabriela C | Property representative |
Hello, yes we are open in summer time, Occasionally we close a day to rest but it is on Sunday or Monday, the slowest days. So if you want to visit us, feel always welcome Regards Gabriela Castelán Manager
24 January 2016|
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Response from Martha Gabriela C | Property representative |
Hi, yes that's our new location :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 23
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Comercial La Puerta, Andador Bahias del Palmar, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
  • Phone Number: +52 755 553 1218
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Traditional Mexican cuisine, warm and familiar atmosphere, life music every night.
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