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Bandido's De Zihua

Calle 5 de mayo, 8, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
+52 755 553 8072
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“skirt steak” (6 reviews)
“fish tacos” (18 reviews)
“quail” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle 5 de mayo, 8, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

From the outside it looks like a typical sports bar but we were pleasantly surprised to find a very high quality and professional restaurant. The service was impeccable and we especially enjoyed the table side preparation of salsa by our waitress. The place is spacious...More

Thank KathyBJax_FL
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had eaten here previously but that was many years ago. Nonetheless, I had certain expectations of more of the sports bar scene. I was pleasantly surprised that Bandido's has become much more refined. There is still some sports bar atmosphere to the place but...More

Thank CincyBrian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful evening at Bandidos! The "shrimp in love" was to die for and the tuna steak was cooked to perfection! We will be back!

Thank elleryjean
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to visit Bandido’s based on reviews on TripAdvisor and were not disappointed. Mid week visit so easy to get a table, guacamole & salsa is made in front of you at your table. I had the seafood pasta in white wine which was...More

Thank Rubychooch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for a late afternoon snack. The Octopus tacos are incredible. We came back a second time for them.

Thank MoronesTribe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Touristy but solid place in town. The seafood molcajete was out of this world good and worth a trip. Also had a seafood pasta in wine sauce that was delicious. Very simply prepared but so good. The house salsa, made at the table, was perfect...More

Thank Poodlehell
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Located just off the water and near the market stalls. They make your guacamole at table side with roasted tomatoes and its delicious. They also make a dish in a lava bowl, either, chicken, fish or pork that I have not seen anywhere else but...More

Thank travel2VT
Reviewed 28 September 2017

It was a Wednesday and our last night in Zihuatanejo. This place fit the build of what we were looking for: live music, good location, and good food. The singer, Michelle, was very good. She sang a mix of Mexican, Brazilian, and other international. The...More

Thank dadrulz
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Good food, tequila, and service! Their food was great, ate there 3 times...fish in caper sauce was excellent, tuna was excellent and ribs were excellent. Shrimp Special was good...Great service...highly recommend!

Thank millgals
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I had looked at the reviews from fellor travlers and decided to give this place a try. i was not disappointed. Welcomed at the door, waiter was fun, friendly, and very acommodating. Fresh guacamole prepared at the table. Value of food was ridiculously great. A...More

Thank Tasazi H
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Questions & Answers
13 November 2017|
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Response from PatrickOcean_nj | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I was late getting back to you, but, I was without service for a week.
31 October 2017|
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Response from dadrulz | Reviewed this property |
I think so. We went on a Wednesday night in low season (September) and they had a nice female singer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 5 de mayo, 8, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: +52 755 553 8072
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