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Giggling Dolphin Restaurant and Boat Bar

Benito Juarez, Loreto, Mexico
+52 613 109 9853
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Seafood, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Benito Juarez, Loreto, Mexico
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Have visited four times so far tried seafood, chicken mole, salads....always well prepared, fresh and fun.We will go back.

Thank Gregorio47
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I had dinner here during our trip to Loreto. I had cheese stuffed, bacon wrapped shrimp, he had shrimp fettuccine Alfredo. Both dishes were great!! Shrimp cooked perfectly. Server was great, the owner came to our table to inquire about the dinner. The...More

Thank SweetSusy
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Wanted to go somewhere different, and we were about a block from the plaza, just behind our hotel. We stopped first just for a beer on the walk back to the hotel. We were intreged by the specials listed on the blackboard and so went...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Our captain alfredo had planned a dinner for the last night in loreto here and the experiance was wonderful. The chefs prepared the dorado vera cruz style , and fried black sea bass that we had caught that day. The best had to be the...More

Thank Jake S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The food is adequate and presently well here, but the service is lacking and the bar is somewhat deficient of supplies. They offer a pit/grill special on the weekends and maybe that's when I need to visit.

Thank blackthnder
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Only went for drinks and some nachos, but both were excellent. Great service, and a genuine laid back atmosphere.

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We love these restaurant when we ate some fish tacos, and chicken pasta. My daughter love it and came here twice in 2 days rows for dinner! Huge amount plate and good price! They really super friendly owner and waiter too!

Thank Xeizus X
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

The Giggling Dolphin is an unusual named restaurant, a little off the beaten track. We were enthusiastically "invited in" for lunch while walking by but decided to go in for dinner. Very pleasantly surprised! Save this place for when you are firmly on "Mexican time"!...More

1  Thank ESMotteram
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We have been to this restaurant many times in the past, invariably being quite satisfied. This time the four of us were not particularly happy with the food, i.e., the seafood combination plate, which contained two types of fish filet, one being fine, the other...More

1  Thank lldekker
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We stopped in to the Giggling Dolphin for a quick lunch before our flight home. Service was quick and friendly and the staff spoke very good english. The restaurant is decorated with lots of quirky things so lots to look at while waiting for your...More

1  Thank Carol_Spring
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benito Juarez, Loreto, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Loreto
  • Phone Number: +52 613 109 9853
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