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Mariscos Chendo

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Calle Adelita - La Madera | Next to Church on Calle Cinco de Mayo, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
+52 755 102 9548
Today
12:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Thu 12:00 - 21:00
Fri 09:00 - 21:00
Sat - Tue 12:00 - 21:00
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Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We mixed our order to have a taste of all three types of ship and sauces. Crispy coconut, smokey chipotle and bacon wrapped. And try the tiramisu dessert (if you have room)

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Thank auntsharon49
Wayne, New Jersey
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317 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 242 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As others have pointed out, this is not on Calle Adelita. It is now in the city center near Bandidos. That said, they do have a "sister" restaurant, Las Adelitas, on Adelita, which is also worth a visit. We both had the coconut shrimp, which were outstanding. Great, friendly service by Jovana (sp?). We were also fortunate enough to taste... More 

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cleveland,ohio
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and service. We had the seafood pasta, and the Walnut shrimp, and both were fresh and tasty. Service was fast and friendly. Would highly recommend.

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Thank hongsuguy
Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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65 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Chendos have moved from Adelita Street in the Playa Madera district to the center of downtown close to Bandidos and the church. Same wonderful food specializing in many varying shrimp based dishes. Great friendly service and great value. Highly recommended

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Thank zihuaman
Unionville
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Chendo was recommended to us by another tourist. Today, we went there for lunch and had camaraones al gusto (shrimp to taste) and pulpo al gusto (octopus to taste). They were both very fresh and delicious. Their fried banana and ice cream was also very delicious and it was on the house! Great service. The best seafood we had so... More 

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Thank Yvonne C
seattle
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

We use to eat at Chendo's when it was on Calle Adelita. They closed about two years ago and reopened a month or so ago in downtown Zihua on Pedro Ascencio, on the pedestrian walk between the big church and Banditos. We just happened to run into it looking for a place to eat and so glad we did! It... More 

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Thank jodymaryk
MN
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Have frequented Chendo;s for the past 10 years....wonderful food. The restaurant moves to different locations and is sometimes hard to find.....but when you do locate it the food is great and so are the prices!

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Thank Belmill
Medford, Oregon
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93 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015

This was one of our favorite places for shrimp but it was not open in the location we knew it in before and none of the neighboring restaurants knew anything about them reopening someplace else.

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Austin, Texas
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2014

My wife and I always enjoy our first meal at Chendos. The coconut shrimp are excellent, but the Mahi stuffed with shrimp and cheese is my favorite! After dinner, indulge your self with a nice crepe for dessert.

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Thank 4jarad
Mount Vernon, Washington
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117 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2014

As one can see from other reviews, what they do with shrimp is wonderful. We found this on a Sunday nite, when many restaurants were closed, this is along the canal, and like most places in town, the look of the restaurant is no indication of the great meals. We had a variety of the shirmp dishes on the menu,... More 

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Thank TonySeattleWA

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Adelita - La Madera | Next to Church on Calle Cinco de Mayo, Zihuatanejo 40880, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: +52 755 102 9548

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