We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Avenida Chacalilla, Chacala, Mexico
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“grilled fish” (7 reviews)
“tortillas” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Avenida Chacalilla, Chacala, Mexico
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (54)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Chico's came highly recommend by the local driver who picked us up at the airport in PV. The whole fish entre was one of our best meals during our visit and I highly recommend it. Didn't really try any of the other dishes, came back...More

Thank john l
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Took a tour with 7 friends with a guide from Sayulita ( Sayulita Suburban Services). Guides Patrick and Ramon took us to this restaurant after a boat ride and it was awesome . It is located right on the beach. Patrick ordered for us and...More

Thank Gemaroo
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

When traveling to Chacala, Chicos is the first restaurant we go to! I can not recommend the Zarandiado fish more. You can choose the fish you want, then have it slow cooked to your preference. I recommend ordering the fish the day before or a...More

Thank lindagreenleaf
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Return to Chacala with fond memories of seaside dining in palapa restaurant there. Having arrived in Chacala after sundown we did not get to Chico's until about 7:00. We anticipated great seafood like we've had there in the past. But, Chico's was terribly dirty, buggy,...More

Thank knownalias
Reviewed 16 March 2017

At the suggestion of local folks, Chicos was nice enough to cook the fish our fisherman caught last night - sierra a la plancha. They added beans and rice to our fish, and it was delicious. Good limonadas and a reasonable bill.

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Try their barbeque red snapper! You get a huge fish for $100 peso with beans, salad and tortillas! Not to mention that its right on the beach!

Thank Murphy793
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The best location on the beach and the margaritas - which are tasty and strong - are welcome after a day of sun and water.

1  Thank Clare H
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We ate down by the ocean and we were absolutely swarmed by biting bugs, my partner received 40 bites in a very short time and finally retreated to the safety of the car, in San Blass ocean means biting bugs, good luck

2  Thank David J
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Very well cooked Sanandeado fish as well as the shrimp cocktails. Very nice people ,lots of locals eat here.

Thank rudy c
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Nice spot right on the Chacala beach. A big open covered area offers cool shade while you enjoy the yummy array of fresh seafood. The fresh guacamole makes a terrific starter before any of the grilled fish on the menu. We had great service from...More

1  Thank David C
Nearby HotelsSee all Chacala Hotels
Casa Caballito del Mar
22 reviews
.42 km away
Majahua Hotel Selva
89 reviews
.91 km away
Mar de Jade Retreats Wellness Vacation
210 reviews
9.27 km away
Bungalows Robles
19 reviews
13.80 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Chac Mool Cafe
151 reviews
.05 km away
Las Brisas Hotel - Restaurant - Bar
40 reviews
.09 km away
Quezadas Restaurante
5 reviews
3.64 km away
Nearby Attractions
Playa Chacala
60 reviews
.25 km away
Isla de Coral
58 reviews
14.01 km away
Hamaca Maya
33 reviews
14.10 km away
Lo De Marcos Horse Tours
48 reviews
27.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Chico's staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Chacalilla, Chacala, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Chacala
I tried to tell you about this palapa restaurant on the beach in Chacala, Nayarit but for some reason you did not want to take it?? Not sure why, but this place has fabulous fresh seafood
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing