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Deborah's Restaurant

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La Puerta Shopping Centre, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
+52 755 553 1648
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16:00 - 00:30
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Tue - Sun 16:00 - 00:30
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103 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great steak and the girls had Mexican food beer specials and good wine list .not a bad price for great food and great service!!

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Thank kenh921
Banff, Canada
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only ever had breakfast here but it is good, consistent and one of the cheapest. I always have boiled eggs and this is the only restaurant in the world that gets them perfect every time - hard whites and runny yolks - 4 minute eggs. The staff are good and there is always someone coming by to fill up your... More 

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Thank Zee B
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We never visit Ixtapa without stopping to eat at Deborah's. The food is always amazing and the service is even better. Deborah will visit each table at least once to visit, and will remember you after a visit or two, even if it's a couple years later. You gave try this place

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Thank Doug S
Hamilton, Canada
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180 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Conviently located on the main road in the middle of hotel strip. We dined there twice and food, drinks and service were excellent. Menu is in English and Spanish with lots of options fish, pasta, burgers and Mexican. Fries are fresh cut and the Coconut pie is amazing. Deborah was there on our first visit and was very charming. Victor... More 

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Thank CathP027
Anchorage, Alaska
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been eating at Deborah's(also when it was Mama Norma's and Deborah's) for about 7 years. We go there between 2 and 3 times every stay. Always has great food and something different from the Mexican style restaurant's that are all over. The staff has been with her for some time and it shows in the great service! Oh... More 

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Thank Alaskansungods
Silverton
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an early dinner here. Hardly anyone in the restaurant but pretty early by Mexican standards. The meal was fine . Nothing terrrific , but all good. The price was reasonable and all the staff were obliging. It is right on the main drag so easy to find .

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Thank Silvertontraveller
Newfoundland
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had several meals here. Food and service were wonderful. I'm guessing the owner is probably Canadian - we were offered a Canadian menu once we spoke and the staff wore poppies today (Remembrance Day). This is a lovely restaurant I'd highly recommend.

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Thank KCD10
springfield, missouri
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place did not disappoint. Several travelers mentioned to us that Deborah's was their favorite so we gave it a shot and it was great. My wife, two kids (3 and 1) and my parents all dinned around 7pm. My father's shrimp pasta was incredible, I had the lobster and shrimp combo which was by far the best lobster I've... More 

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Thank bozarthandy
Los Angeles, California
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We eaten here a few times in our trips to Ixtapa / Zihua and have nothing but good things to say about Deborah's. Really good food at very reasonable prices, give it a try if you're in the area.

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Thank JCruickshank
DF, Mexico
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We went for dinner on this restaurant at the shopping area of Ixtapa. Food is great, and so is service. Restaurant is open on each side so you can still get that relax sensation and still feel like in a nice place to eat.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:30
Thursday
16:00 - 00:30
Friday
16:00 - 00:30
Saturday
16:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Puerta Shopping Centre, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
  • Phone Number: +52 755 553 1648

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?