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La Gula

Calle Adelita #8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
+52 755 554 8396
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Adelita #8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Back to La Gula a year later and the experience was even better than we remembered. The eggplant was delicious. Shrimp with coconut was fantastic as was the mixed seafood and pasta. Service attentive and professional

Thank leightayl0r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This understated restaurant is a gem. The kitchen is open so you can watch the staff prepare the food you have ordered. The restaurant has a family feel to it. The couple taking orders and serving were quietly attentive. My friend’s octopus starter was the...More

Thank kj5778
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located on the second floor with open air balcony seating. Service was prompt and attentive. The decor was warm and very comfortable. But the best of all was the food. Very creative and well presented especially the seven sins desserts. Decadent but really outstanding. Full...More

Thank Olydome
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The staff are very welcoming and allow you to watch them cook. The food was overall my favourite of all the restaurants we visited. The 7 deadly sins, the deserts where amazing. There are 7 to choose from and I had "empathy" a panacota with...More

Thank Scoutchris
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We absolutely loved our dinner at La Gula! It was, perhaps the best we had on our ten day trip! The menu had a wide selection of vegetarian, seafood, and meat selections. The food was outstanding - we especially adored the Eggplant appetizer and the...More

Thank Kellyinvancouver
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We decided to have desert and a drink one night and came back the next night for dinner. There is nothing fast about this restaurant..the sign even says "slow food" outside. Excellent gourmet food presentation and interesting flavor combinations. The kitchen is visible from your...More

Thank safarirafiki76
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We've eaten here at various times over our years of coming to Zihuatanejo, and the food jut keeps getting better. Local, fresh ingredients in imaginative combinations. Blackened tuna medallions - best tuna ever. Shrimp and chicken in mole - superb. Seafood cream soup - amazing....More

Thank Valerie M
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Wonderful Fusion Food. Unique in Zihuatanejo. Located on Calle Adelita near the footbridge in La Madera. Bi-lingual service with a smile.

Thank Elaine E
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a local experience in the heart of Zihuatanejo this is the place to try. The service is warm and friendly, Rosalba the restaurant manager is the best host you'll meet. The head chef Pepe has 20 years experience in hatted restaurants...More

Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We haven't been to Zihua in seven years but we are not surprised to find La Gula as perfect as we remember it. It's quiet backstreet location is nice after the beaches. The entire meal from the delicious margaritas, starters (the eggplant WOW), coconut shrimp...More

Thank Jeffr0
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Adelita #8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: +52 755 554 8396
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