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Los Caracoles

1a Entrada y Playa Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
+52 954 126 0793
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (4 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“flan” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1a Entrada y Playa Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We joined a some other folks at this very pleasant small restaurant near Zicatella Beach . Some of us had the Pollo Relleno and some the Dorado.The Dorado dish was apparently very good but unfortunately we all agreed that the chicken dish was rather tasteless...More

Thank Brom H
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Quaint little restaurant and Awesome food! I would suggest that you put this hidden gem on your list!

Thank kfdw
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

A long-time visitor here recommended Los Caracoles and we were glad we went. You'll likely need to request a table seating in advance. The first time we went there was a couple ahead of us who were motioned to a table, so we too sat...More

Thank jazzie F
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We just had dinner here, it is an unassuming sort of spot but rest assured you will have one of the best meals of your life here. The menu changes daily so everything is so very fresh I had the camarones my hubby had the...More

1  Thank Maggie H
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is hands down my favourite place in Puerto. There hasn’t been one time that I’ve never been disappointed with my food or service. The presentation of our meal is like art and the combinations of different ingredients are perfection....

Thank o0marina0o
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Just back from another FANTASTIC meal at this little place. Only about 5 tables, 3 mains on the menu each night and not a fancy setting. However......the food!!! Just great. Three of us had the tuna and one had the shrimp and it was all...More

Thank Kikoenmexico
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We wandered in because it looked small and quiet and were then blown away by the delicious fusion meals we were fed. Based on the best of the market each day this simple restaurant has a small daily menu that over the course of our...More

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Just had dinner in los caracoles. We have had breakfast here on numerous occasions, which are delicious( the hot cakes are really good!), but dinner tonight was sublime. It's a small menu, but perfectly formed, 2 starters, 3 mains and a complementary dessert. We shared...More

Thank brigie1967
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This was our first time to Caracoles after hearing many people recommend it and we are very glad we went. This was our best meal in a 5 week stay. The have a fresh menu every night with a choice of 3 mains. We had...More

Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This restaurant is a delightful anomaly; a traditional Mexican ranch-house setting, in a shaded lane just off of Playa Marinero, run by two very simpatico Mixe Indians and serving up arguably the most interesting food in Puerto Escondido. The dinner menu - listed on a...More

Thank Learmonth_Gardens
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TomVal E
2 February 2018|
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Response from Kikoenmexico | Reviewed this property |
No website. Just call Lalo and ask what is on the menu for the day. His cell is 9541260793 and they 'design; the menu about 1 am.
Richard H
14 February 2017|
Response from Gordon B | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but their web site might say. I don't believe they are open 7 days a week as the two fellows run the small place. It is great.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1a Entrada y Playa Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Puerto Escondido
  • Phone Number: +52 954 126 0793
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