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The General's Sports Bar & Restaurant

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Plaza Kiosko Calle Cerro Cafetal S/N. | Entre Anador Punto Potosi y Andador Punta San Esteban, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40884, Mexico
+52 1 755 114 9928
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Washington
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

The generals sports bar is right across from many of the major hotels in Ixtapa. The restaurant is very clean and your typical sports bar with banners and flags from major sports teams. The owner is involved greeting guests and making them feel at home. The food and beverages were outstanding. The guacomole was outstanding as they make it in... More 

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Prince Albert, Canada
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Great place to meet up with friends. Normally all tbsp are going and sports on every one. Except for last Monday!! The Bachelor!! This proves that The Generals is willing to please even the non sports minded group. The food is consistently good beer is cold drinks were great. Staff are always friendly. Our 4th year there hopefully more to... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for supper and the food is really good and you get lots of it. Service is excellent and the people are very friendly.

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

We stopped in for lunch at the recommendation of other guests at the same resort we were at. I was looking for Pizza and sure delivered. Had the nachos supreme, whose simplicity made them great. The pizza was top notch and the service was very friendly and attentive. The atmosphere was great, American styled sports bar, as long as you're... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Been going here from the year they opened yearly. Great food and drinks at a fair price. Pizza is as good as you will find in the states

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Oakbank, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

Friends and I had just been walking by when we noticed a curling game on, and being Canadian it would have been a crime to not stop in have a few drinks and watch the game! Great service ,atmosphere and staff.

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Little Falls, Minnesota
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here twice while in Ixtapa the food was great, Cesar salad made at your table. The staff is very friendly and the beer is always cold

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Truckee, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

Not only does this bar have great tequila and guacamole, but The General is a kind and generous man. He reminded me what great customer service should be..most places have forgotten (in the US anyway). He let me use his phone when my bank had shut off my ATM usage and in Troncones you NEED pesos. I was on the... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

We enjoyed both breakfast and Dinner at the Generals, both excellent and good value. Good service, great selection, and food.

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McFarland, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

Lots of fun for watching sports that were on in USA. Food and staff were very friendly. Can sit inside or outside.

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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
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 32
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 00:00
Monday
13:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 00:00
Thursday
13:00 - 00:00
Friday
13:00 - 00:00
Saturday
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Kiosko Calle Cerro Cafetal S/N. | Entre Anador Punto Potosi y Andador Punta San Esteban, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo 40884, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
  • Phone Number: +52 1 755 114 9928
Description
Located in the heart of the vacation destination of Ixtapa and right behind Sr.Frogs, The Generals Sports Bar & Restaurant caters to Canadian, American and Mexican cuisine. The bar boasts the coldest beer in town, and daily drink specials. With 7 flat screen TV's and a jumbo projector, there is always multiple sporting events on including NFL, NBA, NHL, UFC, MLB, LFP, FMF, Boxing and NCAA. Not only is the food great and the drinks cold, we have free WI-FI and if you are in the mood for some singing, we have karaoke and are open late!Known locally and internationally as "The Husband Daycare", The Generals Sports Bar & Restaurant is definitely a place you don't want to miss on your vacation in Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo. Come enjoy a cold one and a good time with us!

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portland
10 months ago
Gig Harbor, Washington
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin

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