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El Agave

Nicolas bravo N. 49 | In front of anfibios surf shop, on top of Cristaleria del Centro store., Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
+52 755 559 3211
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“avocado soup” (2 reviews)
“chile relleno” (9 reviews)
“mango creme” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Nicolas bravo N. 49 | In front of anfibios surf shop, on top of Cristaleria del Centro store., Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Located on the 2nd floor...with a nice balcony overlooking Nicolas Bravo, El Agave is a great place for dinner in the center of Zihuatanejo.

Thank brucereno
Reviewed 23 April 2018

This restaurant on a second floor with one side fully opened to the street below is a perfect location for a romantic dinner while taking in the street atmosphere. The food is tasty and well presented but difficult to choose from the tantalizing menu. Finally,...More

1  Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Not the fanciest atmosphere in this second-floor restaurant, and a bit hard to find, but what a gem! Excellent service from a very friendly waiter. Our dinners -- chile rellenos and camarones with garlic -- were wonderfully done. The chiles were perfectly charred, and were...More

1  Thank Catullus51
Reviewed 4 March 2018

They were very busy on Valentine's evening, but managed to take four of us without a reservation. The service and food was very good. We returned within a week, and still without reservations were seated with a wonderful view out. Again the food and service...More

Thank 70plusandtraveling
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Stopped for supper here mainly on the reviews of TripAdvisor, and were disappointed with the inconsistency in food preparation. Fish was over cooked, and dry, others were not cooked enough. For all the good reviews, I certainly expected better. Lots of places in town with...More

1  Thank BadgerMbTraveller
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

5 friends and I had dinner here last night. Two had shrimp and agreed they were good. One had surf and turf, requesting the meat be done medium rare, but it came more on the blue side. Didn't want to send it back and be...More

Thank cndtraveller53
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We have been coming for years This is my favourite restaurant in Zih Food is outstanding with amazing staff Best margaritas I highly recommend you visit.

Thank Mervlehr
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

I can’t believe the reviews or rating of this restaurant or for that matter many of the restaurants on Trip Advisor’s list for Zihuatenejo. My wife and I have been coming here for 20+ years and Agave could be anyplace other than Mexico. It is...More

2  Thank Jeremiah41
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

We’ve been wanting to go to El Agave for several years (it’s not open in the summer). Shrimp (grilled, diablo,), grilled steak and pulpo, salads all were very good. Service was outstanding & very friendly. Had a few local Mezcals that were delicious. Will definitely...More

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Truly a wonderful place to dine. It's one of the treasures in Zihutanejo you should try. We have been going there for 9 years for the menu. It's great for a romantic meal!

Thank Dennis B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nicolas bravo N. 49 | In front of anfibios surf shop, on top of Cristaleria del Centro store., Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: +52 755 559 3211
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