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La Gula

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Calle Adelita #8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
+52 755 554 8396
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13:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 13:00 - 23:00
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Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is an excellent restaurant a bit off the beaten path. It is well worth finding. The food was delicious and the servce warm, friendly and professional. The chef even came out to talk with us and ask how we enjoyed our dinner. The restaurant also has a good view of the city and Madera beach when the rear balcony... More 

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Helena, Montana
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We ate here tonight. We have been here a month and eaten at many restaurants and this is the best dinner we have had here yet. The ambiance on the second floor is lovely, the food is delicious and beautifully presented, the service friendly but not intrusive, the menu varied, and the price was very reasonable-- about $50 US for... More 

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Thank Jen1944
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Best dinner we had in Zi. 2 appetizers, mains and glasses of wine plus a shared dessert for 680 pesos. Blackened tuna was perfectly cooked. The staff was friendly and attentive. We will return for sure

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Thank Hilary O
Vancouver, Canada
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608 reviews
430 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 242 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its been a number of years since we last dined at La Gula. Based on friends favourable comments we decided to return. Reservation on a Monday at 7. First diners. Ordered a margarita and martini. Both a shy on alcohol. The amuse bouche for our table was a deep fried small piece of plantain. Nicely presented, tasty sauce. Next we... More 

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Thank Ted M
mtnview
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have been going to la gula from their first year, and make it a point to never miss it when in zihua. not your basic mexican retaurant, but professional cookery done oh so well.(as an aside on our most recent visit the chef was away, having been invited to participate in a large culinary expo and contest in puerto... More 

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Thank richup
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a walk around town, we headed back in the direction of our condo looking for a restaurant that had shelter- we knew the rains were coming- and found a great spot upstairs in La Gula. Open aired, but out of the rain, we watched the storm around us while enjoying a fantastic meal, with service to match. Sipping on... More 

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Thank Tami C
Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

Had amazing food at this restaurant. We will definetly return. I had amazing tuna dish. The deep field ice cream for dessert was delious.

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Thank laurahough2n
Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the bungalows of Rosalba and her family, who also own La Gula restaurant. It was amazing. There are many restaurants on this strip, but La Gula is above the street with excellent views of the town, and much quieter. The food was exciting and fresh, and still reasonably priced. I have food allergies, and they were willing... More 

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Thank MonicaCS55
Calgary
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

We ate here one day after walking all over this nice little town and chose to eat our last dinner here before we left to go home. This is a first class restaurant, with excellent service. The food was amazing, fresh and nicely presented. The service was great and the people were very friendly. I really like that they recognize... More 

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Thank Kim F
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

We went to La Gula with 6 friends. The food prep is artistic and the dishes are delicious. It seems like an upscale restaurant in any metropolis in Canada. I had Mahi Mahi with shrimp. The hors d'oeuvre was a bonus and was served to everyone. I also enjoyed the chocolate parfait. Everyone at our table was delighted with their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:00
Monday
13:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Adelita #8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: +52 755 554 8396

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