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Mariscos La Playa

2413 N Riverside Dr, Espanola, NM 87532-8131
+1 505-747-2413
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
6 days ago
“Authentic Mexican seaside food”
26 Jun 2017
“Not bad but expected better”
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Seafood, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
2413 N Riverside Dr, Espanola, NM 87532-8131
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a very informal place and the service is casual and the menu extensive. This is the place to come if you like ceviche and simply prepared seafood.

Thank Beachcrest
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Given the rave reviews, I was expecting better. The menu is extensive -- mostly seafood as you'd expect from the name of the place -- so perhaps I just chose poorly from among the many options or maybe this is indeed the best authentic Mexican...More

Thank explore961
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This is the first REAL Mexican food we have found in the area. The flavors were great! Seafood was fresh. Salsa Yummy! If you are in the mood for authentic MEXICAN eat here. Not NEW MEXICAN which is an acquired taste. As we have discovered.

Thank Maureen C
Reviewed 30 June 2016

First of all this is not a New Mexican restaurant, it's a traditional Mexican restaurant. It's a unique place, plenty of options and a very friendly staff. I like their large shrimp cocktail. For me that's a meal. No te Rajes! is my other favorite...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Can you believe they have fresh oysters. Plus they are large and fresh. The other meals we had were not up to the same standard. One was the shrimp and chicken fajitas and a shrimp dish, which I can't remember. Wasn't impressive. We would go...More

Thank ozarklandman
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

I'm really surprised that this restaurant has so-so reviews. My husband and I loved it! We ate there two nights in a row, first night we had red snapper soup, it was fresh and delicious. Next night we had seafood cocktail, it was authentically Mexican!...More

1  Thank Catalina S
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I went in here on the premise that they had other Mexican food other than seafood. Seafood this far inland kind of frightens me. So I ordered the steak and potatoes, and was quite happy with it.

Thank Victor G
Reviewed 17 June 2015

On the recommendation of a staff member where we were staying overnight, we tried this place for dinner. Good Mexican and seafood choices. I had the coconut shrimp and it was delicious. Service was efficient and friendly. Loved the over-the-top, brightly colored, under the sea...More

Thank MAPals
Reviewed 5 October 2014 via mobile

Food wasnt good, service was awful, they charge you a tip on the receipt they ask for another tip. Place was just awful.

1  Thank Diego U
Reviewed 11 August 2014

If you are in the Espanola area or visiting pueblos, I highly recommend stopping at this roadside restaurant. Based on the outside you might not go in, but the inside is nicely decorated and has great Mexican seafood for good prices. They have an extensive...More

1  Thank Andrea S
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  • Address: 2413 N Riverside Dr, Espanola, NM 87532-8131
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Espanola
  • Phone Number: +1 505-747-2413
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