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Water's Edge Bistro

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$$ - $$$
As featured in 3 Days in Mazatlan
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Sixto Osuna #48, Centro Historico | Sixto Osuna & Ninos Heroes, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
+52 669 136 0895
12:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 23:00
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Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Try the Portobello Chicken and a Cucumber Marguarita. Nicely laid out with a open "courtyard" area. Featured in the Farm to Table 2017. Well worth the visit

Thank Allen M
Winnipeg, Canada
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was definitely a highlight of my trip to Mazatlan! Our group of 7 booked the Thursday Night Taco Tour with Alistair as our host. He took us to a nano brewery for a tour and samples, followed by a visit to 3 different taco vendors right in the heart of the historic area. We enjoyed some amazing food right... More 

Thank TDJ70
Portland & Medford Oregon
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95 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After a fine meal at this lovely spot with fabulous ambience last year, we returned this year for an intimate dinner for two. Though the presentation is still first-class, attention to detail and preparation have suffered mightily. My Caeser Salad was not grilled, as offered, and appeared to be just an entire head of Romaine daubed with a spoon full... More 

Thank Charlie M
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I understand not having a reservation isn't ideal, but this place was empty when we arrived at 6 p.m. on a Tuesday in February. The man at the door asked us if we had a reservation and we said no, He told us he had to talk to the boss. The boss came back and asked us AGAIN, if we... More 

Thank poppyhill
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Service is very good and friendly, nice wines, and good food. Nice to sit in the patio. International cuisine.

Thank timbila
Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
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183 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food...be sure to make a reservation so you can eat outside overlooking the Plaza. Inside is not nearly as much fun.

Thank Jean B
windsor, CO
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is great, the staff is friendly and attentive and we love their prime rib night as well as Margarita Wednesday!

Thank ligren
Mazatlan, Mexico
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the Vegan pot stickers and the ramen soup. While the menu changes, the owners are always conscious about putting non-meat items on the menu. Excellent service, ambiance, and entertainment. As residents, we are grateful for this fine dining experience in Centro.

Thank Karen M
Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of my favorite places of my trip to Mazatlan. Fantastic food especially the crabcakes. Beautiful enviroment. perfect setting.

Thank mcgeanster
Reno, Nevada
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A constructive suggestion....call first ...Since late October of 2016 until now almost the end of January 2017 Water's Edge has not been open at lunch time as is indicated on its website. We have tried at least 3 times to go at lunch since this restaurant has been our favorite....no such luck. Finally someone answered the phone today, Jan 24... More 

Thank sandnsea42

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 12
Seafood, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sixto Osuna #48, Centro Historico | Sixto Osuna & Ninos Heroes, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Sinaloa  >  Mazatlan
  • Phone Number: +52 669 136 0895
Welcome to Water's Edge Bistro located in the heart of Centro Historico on the corner of Ninos Heroes and Sixto Osuna just 2 blocks from the Plaza Machado. Come and enjoy fantastic food in a beautifully restored historical property. Chef Alastair and his culinary team has created a wonderful, eclectic menu with a variety of fresh daily specials. We are dedicated to serving only the best food using the freshest, most sustainable ingredients. We would love to see you soon!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?