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Ana Banana Bar & Grill

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Waterfront by Marina, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico
+52 329 295 5048
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Ontario
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ana's is an outdoor venue with unassuming decor where you will have a great time while in La Cruz. Enjoy an inexpensive but filling breakfast ( eggs and bacon, hot cakes, French Toast, a large bagel with bacon, egg and cheese) every morning, or be part of a musical party at the end of your day with different bands on... More 

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2 Thank rgreen79
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The worst meal we had during our whole vacation. Many menu items not available, including the daily special. They allow smoking in dining area, ugh! Cheap drink prices and good rock and roll. If you want to party and don't care about the food, you can have fun. Definitely a 60+ crowd.

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Thank Tim K
California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had to experience this place which feels like you are in the Jungle but really you are very close to the Marina and Bay. It is an interesting place which attracts interesting people and the few times I have gone there have had good service and good food. This is a place you come which you just need a slice... More 

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Cranbrook, Canada
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

You may have to pour your own coffee. But the food is wonderful. Best breakfast in La Cruz. You can have a full breakfast and coffee for 80 pesos. Live music 4 nights a week. It doesn't stay open late but it does not have to. Clientele in 50s plus and very friendly. My favourite place to eat.

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chicago
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Was recommended this place for the love music. There was band made up of a drummer, guitar/singer, bass/singer and a sax player! Very cool indeed! Not to mention the guy who came up on the stage to play the washboard and the three guys in front of the stage playing the spoons!! A little while later a young man from... More 

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Bucerias
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Usually excellent 50-60 music for listening and dancing. Barry and Ana are the super friendly couple that have operated this "hit" of a place. Personally, we have been going there for years. This place keeps you young. ☺. 👏👏

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1 Thank sharon b
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

The menu is very limited you get a choice of meatloaf which is excellent with mashed potatoes and corn just like you would get at home nachos or chicken fingers but they do have a live band and there is no cover charge the van started at 6:30 and was really good the price was very reasonable I would recommend... More 

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Duvall, Washington
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130 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Went because of the name and had a good breakfast. Lots of expats and information from experiance. Ana was a great host and very attentive. Enexpensive and good. We will go back today around lunch time. We both had the standard eggs with bacon, sausage or ham, that came with potatoes , or rice and toast or tortillas. Two glasses... More 

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1 Thank jimandsusan
Richmond, Canada
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71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Have always enjoyed an evening at unusual spot with very interesting stories & history. Have to vet the band ahead to make sure it's to your listening/dancing pleasure. The ribs were always great but not being served this year and their days of operation have been cut back (retirement coming?). Often a fun spot to spend at least part of... More 

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Dartmouth, Canada
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Anna's is know for a place to drop in for music but it is also a great place for breakfast. For less tha $6 cDNA you can have coffee,,eggs bacon,,home fries and toast or for a little more add a beer. Graf place to sit relax an d use their wifi to check your e ail. They also have a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waterfront by Marina, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  La Cruz de Huanacaxtle
  • Phone Number: +52 329 295 5048

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