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Chac Mool Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, Seafood,
Avenida Chacalilla 3, Chacala 63715, Mexico
+52 327 219 4037
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tuna sashimi” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (7 reviews)
“mango” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Seafood, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Avenida Chacalilla 3, Chacala 63715, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn’t eat there because whenever we were nearby it seemed the kitchen was closed. We did take advantage of the bar on a couple occasions and for that reason alone they get a 4 star review from me. The cocktails were meticulously crafted and...More

Thank Vanisland_traveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner/lunch at Chac Mool several times over the course of 2 weeks. Every time the service was slow (30 minutes to even get a menu). Food was ok, but nothing special. It is also much more expensive than other restaurants in town. The...More

Thank Carla S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried to eat there at 6:30 on a Saturday nite. There were 4 other tables seated. After we sat down- it took 20 minutes to get menus- one waiter was sweeping the floor- 3 others ignored us completely. The waiter sweeping the floor finally...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately, we had a hard time getting served here. We waited a half hour to get a waiter and had trouble getting their attention to get questions answered, second beers, and food even though I speak Spanish and they have great English. I don't know...More

Thank Nellamae
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ate at Chac Mool for dinner with my husband, we got one order of fish tacos and one order of shrimp tacos. As a returning visitor to Chacalla, I have eaten there a few times in the past years when the food and service...More

Thank lindagreenleaf
chacalacafe, Manager at Chac Mool Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments we will make sure it doesn’t happen again. We have a slow and fresh food menu and when it’s lots of people unfortunately we are slow than normal we apologize for the inconvenience. Hope to have you again and provide...More

Reviewed 23 November 2017

Its menu is far more Gringo than the other places in Chacala. The coffee is good, food is all right. It just isn't anything special at all though.More

Thank knownalias
chacalacafe, Manager at Chac Mool Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, we try to provide a good time by the beach, our menu it’s Mexican with some twist and we do focus on Mexican food. Fish al pastor, al mango, tortilla soup, chilaquiles. And lots of healthy options. We would like...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

I went here a few times during my visit to Chacala and would highly recommend a visit or two! Great location with plenty of tables on the beach and amazing Margaritas. The food was also great - I particularly enjoyed the Tuna Sashimi and the...More

Thank Imogen T
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This restaurant is set on the beach. We were the only guests around 2 Pm . We ordered 2 margaritas and guacomole. After 15 min the too sour margaritas arrived, the potopos were steal, after 1/2 hour we were still waiting for the guacomole !...More

Thank puertovallartafan
chacalacafe, Manager at Chac Mool Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry to hear your bad experience and thank you for sharing, we will make sure it doesn’t happen again. Hope to see you again and have a Better experience

Reviewed 22 April 2017

This restaurant is set on beautiful Chacala beach and is one on many beach front eateries which all look about the same. The menu is mostly seafood with only a couple of non seafood choices. The food is slightly above average but nothing all that...More

Thank Randyfish
Reviewed 16 April 2017

A lovely setting right on the beach. We ate here several times. The salad is excellent. The desserts are really good. Don't forget to stop for a margarita. They provide lounge chairs, an umbrella and an awesome view. The service is slow so you can...More

Thank Jovan_10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Chacalilla 3, Chacala 63715, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Chacala
  • Phone Number: +52 327 219 4037
  • E-mail
Chac mool its a beach club restaurant on the hart of Chacala Nayarit, Mexico we are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. come and enjoy a truly traditional mexican gourmet food from this pacific ocean with our particular twist.
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