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La Bocana Restaurante

| Playa Bocana, Huatulco, Mexico
+52 958 115 5135
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp tacos” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
$$ - $$$
| Playa Bocana, Huatulco, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting family business that includes the small surf shop and the famous mud baths (which we planned to try but didn't-the beach was just too awesome). We were immediately invited to leave our bags, street clothes etc. at a table, while we strolled the beach/boogie...More

Thank GoinThere2
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We had just finished a hot trip to Copalita Eco-Archaeological Park, and desperately needed ocean and food. We had seen the beach from the park's overlook, and drove straight for it. The family that owned La Bocana Restaurante let us set our stuff down at...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had a terrific evening at La Bocana. An incredible array of food suggested by the friendliest crew you could imagine. Maybe the best shrimp I've ever had.

Thank bagavid
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have spent a month in the Huatulco area. As we had never been here before, every second day was spent exploring a new venue or area. Today we wanted to experience the mud wraps on La Bocana beach. While they were...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 6 March 2017

That's right..... Beware!!...... You may just fall in love with this place! Took a short ride on Scooter from Santa Cruz to Bocana Beach and decided on this place for a drink...... Perfect setting and an amazing friendly family running the place! Ariana is wonderful...More

Thank BeachseekerJ
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Excellent sea food, cooked with passion. Very good service, friendly, fast. We liked the most the grilled fish and the ceviche. We keep going there almost every two three days while in Huatulco.

Thank Cecilia1618
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The food here is phenominal, you must top in and try it. Fresh snapper, tuna and the Caribbean Shrimp are 3 of our favorites. If the food doesn't impress you the friendliness and helpfulness of the ladies there will. Highly recommend going here. Do not...More

Thank Debi C
Reviewed 14 April 2016

A hidden gem. Excellent margaritas and food. Super friendly staff and an amazing location. What a great discovery and spot to spend the day. Enjoy!

Thank ravensun53
Reviewed 25 February 2016

The fresh red snapper , prepared over a wood fire with a fabulous smell, was the best fish of the week long trip. And the pico de gallo and guacamole were both excellent, and they were served with yummy baked tortillas (like giant chips). Highly...More

Thank pembertonbetty
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant! The location is great and the food is wonderful. The family that owns the restaurant is great. They are so welcoming and polite. They even let me hold their pet bird. It was the best!

Thank Jamie A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$11
Mexican, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Playa Bocana, Huatulco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 115 5135
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