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Surf's Up Cafe

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Avenida Ernesto Coppel # 520 | Nuevo Mazatlan, Mazatlan 82112, Mexico
+52 669 988 0951
09:00 - 16:00
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Wed - Sun 09:00 - 16:00
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Edmonton, Canada
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First off, I love everyone at Surf's up. Leanne is a delight and a very attentive owner. She clearly recognizes great people as she has the always wonderful and warm Anna working up front with Hector and Grace, just to name two, serving with relaxed enthusiasm. The food is so good it's hard to pick between breakfast and lunch but... More 

Thank JWKCEdmonton_Canada
Mazatlan, Mexico
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quaint little beach restaurant with a lot of love infused into everything from Leanne, the owner and her staff is fantastic! Creative menu, great location on the beach...toes in the sand while you eat (or not), depending where you want to sit...Love this place!

Thank M0jit0Mama
Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We spend 3 hours enjoying the music, tapes and drinks at Surfs Up. This is located on the beach in Mazatlan. We had a great time. Staff is attentive and the keener visited each table to say hello and for any feed back. We will be going back!

Thank LindaH1946
Saskatoon, Canada
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

As we stay down the beach (Emerald Bay) we walk a couple times down to the Surf's Up Cafe. The food is delicious, a wide mix of yummy drinks, the service very friendly and they have live entertainment. Recommend smoothies and burgers. Also had the special one day of coconut shrimp - very good.

Thank Sherrie B
Edmonton, Ab
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

It isn't simple to get to Surf's Up but it will be worth your time to find it. The food is more expensive that some others but there is no comparison to the quality served here. The burger will leave you stuffed and we share this if we are ordering it. The specials are varied and the taste fabulous. Saturday... More 

Thank Dinolady
Boise, Idaho
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44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

This was the only restaurant we ate more than once while in Mazatlan. Open for breakfast and lunch only. We were blown away by what the owner and her staff are doing. She has a vision and has built a team that is making it come true. You have to be willing to get away from the traditional tourists area.... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

A little dirt will get you a LOT! We went for a late breakfast and found the quaint little beachside cafe relatively empty. We got front row seats overlooking Emerald Bay...a beautiful spot with a light breeze. We started off with a couple of delicious, fresh fruit smoothies and a cup of coffee. The waitress took our order and we... More 

1 Thank Jack R
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Great food, charming young beautiful owner, fun live afternoon music on the beach away from the tourist center

Thank Cindy P
Fountain Hills, Arizona
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

This "normal" looking café directly on the beach is a hidden gem for food-lovers. The lovely Canadian owner Leanne is a master in making simple sandwiches, burgers, or omelets into unexpected gourmet delights, in an unpretentious, joyful and colorful Mexican environment, for very good prices. We cannot praise her café enough after seral years of eating there, crave her food,... More 

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Austin, Texas
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154 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We just finished brunch at this little sea side gem in the Emerald Bay Area of Mazatlan and could not wait to give them s review. It is gourmet dining right on the ocean and the food is sublime. I had the aptly named "heavenly" which is dark chocolate stuffed French toast. It is finished with walnuts. Honestly worthy of... More 

1 Thank Kyle D
Surfs Up M, Owner at Surf's Up Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you, for such a wonderful review. I am so pleased that you had a most excellent experience. Our goal at Surf's Up to to not only provide attentive service but for the food to make you have an emotional experience. One that you will remember. Sunday July 31st was our last day open for the season. We generally close... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Ernesto Coppel # 520 | Nuevo Mazatlan, Mazatlan 82112, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Sinaloa  >  Mazatlan
  • Phone Number: +52 669 988 0951

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