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Dugarel Plays Restaurant & Bar

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north end of Avenida Pacifico, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
+52 329 298 1757
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Saint John, Washington
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband loves the whole red snapper. He comes to beach restaurants in Bucerias looking for the whole red snapper and is happiest when served that way and Dugarel plays never disappoints. It is prepared just the way he likes it and we both enjoy the margaritas there. I had traditional mexican plate with chicken enchilada mole and small piece... More 

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Bucerias, Mexico
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Second year in a row for dinner at Dugarel Plays. First year 2016 table reserved was not provided even though reconfirmed 3 times leading up to the big day. Dinner was decent and everyone's enjoyed the evening. 2017 Valentine's Day arrives we are anxious but apprehensive about getting table, instead of being seated at requested table we were given likely... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went a couple of times. The Chicken Quesadillas are great. my Wife Jo & I shared a plate and we were stuffed. They are so tasty and good and the beer was so smooth and quenching---BRAVO---We took a taxi twice from Paradise Village for lunch and would do it again

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The best seafood in Bucerias! Rueban and his staff give great service and awesome food. The shrimp plate for two is the best anywhere.

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Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here because of the reviews on TripAdvisor. We ordered guacamole and chips it took a while as they are under staff. My husband had the Red Snapper and I had the butterflies shrimp that they recommended . Both was okay had better. Don't think we will go back as we have had better service at other restaurants.

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Ogden, Utah
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

As of this writing Dugarels is the 8th highest rated restaurant in Bucerias. It should be rated higher. This is our favorite restaurant...went there 4 nights on our most recent trip...made the mistake of mixing it up some by going to a higher rated one and was very disappointed. Everything served at Dugerials is delicious but try the shrimp plater... More 

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West St. Paul, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The drinks and food were delicious 5* It was after our table was cleared and we waited and waited and waited for our bill. We had the correct change so we really didn't have to wait which was was good. They charged us for an extra drink but removed it immediately. 2*

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Port Sanilac, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have eaten here twice in the last week. We have had the calamari, a bean and cheese nacho, and we split the giant shrimp dinner. Delicious!! Victor is a wonderful waiter. Their pico de gallo and guacamole are wonderful.

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New Braunfels, Texas
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

At recommendation of our cab driver we went to Dugarel for dinner. You MUST order the bacon wrapped prawn in wine sauce and a steak. Get the garlic and butter! You will be in heaven. And their top shelf margarita was the best we have had in Puerto Vallarta so far! Our waiter Victor provided us excellent service and this... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This place used to get my highest rating, but attention to detail and personal service have slipped a bit. Food still is very good and setting is excellent.

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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
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: north end of Avenida Pacifico, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Bucerias
  • Phone Number: +52 329 298 1757

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?