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El Agave

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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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16:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The service is very warm and professional; most hospitable and welcoming. The food is exceptional. Kept going back to the camarones Agave but the mole is a taste treat as well. The shrimp were truly cooked to perfection; some of the best we had in Zihua.

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El Cajon, California
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Found this restaurant on Tripadvisor. Got a reservation for an early dinner. Margarita was great. Husband ordered the mashed potato chile relleno, wonderful. Wait staff excellent. Tried the Mango Creme dessert, out of this world creamy, yummy. Will definitely visit again.

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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

El Agave is one of the best restaurants in Zihuatanejo IMO. Leo the owner is also a great host. I've fined there with friends the last two trips and am looking forward to visiting again next year. Tell Leo that Roberto G. sent you. Roberto G. 🇲🇽🍷🇨🇦

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Thank Robert G
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3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoying the diversity of restaurants in this coastal town and this restaurant has quality ingredients served in a unique local menu. They have integrated something different to the ordinary. The service is excellent and the bartender knows how to make a cocktail. Go for mescal, tequila-- been there done that. We wanted to go on Sunday night but they were... More 

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Montgomery, Minnesota
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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Ten of us dined at El Agave for dinner one evening. The service was super. Waiter was attentive and fast. Good Margaritas and wines by the glass. The BUTTER was a hit. Peppers in butter, would have never thought of that, but the basket of bread quickly disappeared. Our fish was expertly prepared and although we didn't need it, the... More 

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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

A beautiful oasis with an art gallery and the best margaritas I have had in Mexico. This is a welcoming place for couples and families alike. Service is impeccable and the food is delicious and elegantly prepared. Don't miss this and bring pesos as they don't accept credit cards.

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Thank MarkChristopher
Los Angeles
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57 reviews
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

Tucked away on the second floor a retail building is this fine small restaurant. Food is tasty and well presented. Highly recommended

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Thank Surfdog15
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

If you are in Zihua you must go here for dinner! It's on the second floor so you overlook the street, has nice ambiance and if you have room for dessert, it's delicious! Don't miss this place and Carlos and his brother Leonel are very gracious~

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Green Valley, Arizona
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

We always have to go to Agave every year. We love the food and ambiance. The service is excellent. The mashed potato stuffed chili rellano is excellent and a favorite. The seafood is always prepared perfectly and the soups and salads are wonderful.

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Thank Ernie L
Penticton,B.C
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We have enjoyed meals here since it opened, we stay in Troncones but always come into Zihuatanejo for a couple days and never miss dining here! Absolutely amazing food and presentation and price!!! Gourmet all the way!! Everything we've tried has been exceptional!!❤❤❤

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?