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Carretera oriente | Chapala Ajijic, Chapala, Mexico
Mon - Wed 07:00 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 07:00 - 02:00
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Margate, Florida
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87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2015

We met some new friends here and had a great time. we thoroughly enjoyed the area and this place is a locals hangout for mostly expats.

Thank Lizzie C
Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2014

The service was good. The music was excellent. I came on jam night and sang and played bass on a few tunes. The band was fun and entertaining. We only tried the appetizers which were tasty. I like Mexican beer and they have plenty of that. I give this place a 10. Check it out.

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Miami Beach, Florida, United States
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2014

El BarCo is a great night spot. It's typically Mexican with a hodge-podge collection of roof material which, amazingly, does keep the rain out. They host several different bands during the week and have a sushi bar! The latter is quite unique in the area. The owner is a decent, personable fellow who runs around making sure everyone is having... More 

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Lakeshore, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2014

We're not there every Monday night....but almost. I wouldn't say that rating this place just as a restaurant is appropriate....although Carlos can dish up some very good food for special occasions! Better to call it a night spot....and on a Monday its top of the list. A fun band, dance floor is usually packed, and the wait staff is great.... More 

Thank AjiJalFoodie
Parry Sound, Ontario. Canada
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2013

ONe of the most happening nights time places in Ajijic. Great atmosphere, friendly service and lots of live music and dancing. Large screen TV for sports for those that need it. LOL. Great Halloween Party with the Tall Boys Band entertaining. Thank party BarCo.

Thank JaniceV
Penang Island, Malaysia
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266 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2013

This bar is a wreck, although has some ambiance but the margarita I had the last time I was there was terrible. Couldn't drink it. The "jam band" has lost its flavor after losing some members.

Thank Feds294201

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carretera oriente | Chapala Ajijic, Chapala, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Chapala

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?