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The Blue Shrimp

El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tequila shrimp” (15 reviews)
“flambe” (10 reviews)
“lobster” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited The Blue Shrimp on a recommendation from another couple staying at our condo complex. Two in our party had the molcajete dishes and they were okay, nothing great. Two in our party, however, had shrimp dishes which they loved. They would have liked...More

Thank TahitiZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch here was perfect! The food (shrimp) was outstanding! We were the only ones in the restaurant around 1:30 for lunch so had outstanding service! 3 of us had 3 different types of shrimp and were stuffed when we left. They provide chips and salsa...More

Thank Bonnie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an unremarkable but over priced lunch at this place. Our ‘free drinks’ found their way onto the bill. Server mixed up the beverages and the feature dish was not on the menu at all. Very bland fajitas. My shrimp looked like they likely came...More

Thank demiany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this restaurant one evening. It is clean. The atmosphere is charming. The Mexican band was playing. The food was unreal and the drinks were cold. Service was superb. We had the lobster shrimp steak. It was amazing! Highly recommend.

Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was fantastic! Service, food, and drinks. We will definitely return. Our server, Daniel was great. We cannot wait to go back tomorrow morning to try the coffee.

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with friends service was very good as well as food the tequila shrimp flambé was excellent all meals were good but it's not called the Blue Shrimp by chance.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This resteraunt needs to hire folks that speak some degree of english if they are going to cater to tourists.. We had one meal come out completely wrong. Lasagna ordered had a great big fly in it and when we tried to order a beer....More

Thank Marscellas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first trip to the Blue Shrimp also know as Cameron Azul. We all ordered Fajitas of either shrimp or Chicken. The food came quite promptly and was well presented. We were given plenty of shells for the Fajitas. Drinks and food was...More

Thank ryleesportsframing
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have walked by this restaurant many times while staying in Ixtapa,so decided to give it a try because they always seem to have a good crowd.Two of us had shrimp dishes,one was coconut shrimp and the other had bacon wrapped. We traded three of...More

Thank kayakfrank
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We stopped in for a quick drink and found the drinks and the service to be top notch. We looked at the menu and it looked like a good value. We did not make it back to eat here. We will next year for sure!!

Thank Andrea J
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8 February 2018|
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Response from Gary C | Reviewed this property |
No they are not Deborah's near Merza store is a good spot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
  • Phone Number: 553-3303
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