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JJ's Cantina

Cholla Bay, Puerto Penasco, Mexico
+52 638 382 5198
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish tacos” (10 reviews)
“quesadilla” (6 reviews)
“cholla bay” (32 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Mexican
Cholla Bay, Puerto Penasco, Mexico
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We drove into La Choya bay just to check it out and stopped at JJs for lunch. This place was just a bar, nothing fancy, but we enjoyed our lunch out by the bay. You have to order at the window and pick up your...More

Thank sanchezmom
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Took a tour with a local tour guide and it had a stop for lunch at JJ’s. The good was great, good portions, right on the water, friendly service. I’d go there for the experience.

Thank AzGirl85120
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch.... same crowd.... same menu.... not much different than I remember 10 years ago!!! Definitely not fancy, but great view of the bay... bar and grill food. It is just a legendary place you need to visit!!

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

This was not my first trip here but with out of town visitors it is a must see and must experience in Rocky Point. 2 couples came here for lunch and drinks on a Monday afternoon, mainly because we knew business would be slow and...More

Thank hgrman
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Being new in town (Rocky Point) people asked "have you been to JJ's?" So we went. It was an afternoon, not "in season" but still plenty of people there. We had a couple of margaritas and enjoy the seaside view. Looks like the place could...More

Thank JimmieNew
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We enjoyed the outside ambience of the outdoor seating . Food was just ok. This wasn't our favorite place.

Thank maryzim52
Reviewed 1 January 2018

A popular spot a short distance from The Reef RV Park where we were staying. Reasonable beer prices. I ate a Chimichanga while my husband had fish tacos. They were tasty and very reasonable.

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Best tacos ever! Great hangout! Beautiful views! Great prices! Will always return again and again! I just can't say enough. If your in Rocky Point, it is a must!

Thank Parsonpatch
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The area looked a little scary when we arrived but food, service and area was great. Meals were very reasonable

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Sitting outside, having a cold drink, watching the fishing boats, jet skiers and vendors is great fun. I remember, years ago, that the fish tacos were the selection of choice and very good, however, I’ll stick to a hamburger If eating. One cannot visit Puerto...More

Thank Lynn B
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26 December 2017|
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Response from Lynn B | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, VISA was accepted, however, that was in October.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Mexican
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cholla Bay, Puerto Penasco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Sonora  >  Puerto Penasco
  • Phone Number: +52 638 382 5198
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