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Soggy Peso

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$$ - $$$
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Playa Algodones | Km 20, San Carlos 85506, Mexico
+52 622 855 3202
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Newberg, OR
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99 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on the beach but this trip advisor ranking has it all wrong. First, the food is marginal at best. I mean marginal. We had ceviche, two types, crab tostada, garlic shrimp, and the only thing that was really good was the guacamole. Here's another piece of advice....the view....it isn't free. Wait till you get your bill

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Thank ShayN
El Paso, Texas
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a standard in San Carlos. It's just a little ways out of town and right on the beach. Great place to catch the sunset and listen to some good music. Oh ya, the drinks and food is good too.

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Thank Scott C
Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

My favorite place for margaritas in San Carlos. You can't beat the location! Great food (I am vegetarian and love the nachos and guac). Staff is very friendly!

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Thank Maria B
Tucson, Arizona
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is a great place to hang out, great drinks! Love the location and staff. Best beach bar in San Carlos, you could easily spend a lazy afternoon just hanging out.

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Thank thamikton
Bonnyville, Canada
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Nice atmosphere, cool tunes, they have a good deal on a bucket of beer, also great food, and can't beat the view. Location is a bit remote, but if you're at Playa Blanca or San Carlos Plaza, it's worth the walk here.

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Bend, Oregon
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Great location for a beach bar. Food is just ok. Nachos were soggy and cold. Want to love this place because of it's fun vibe but they really need to improve the food quality.

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Thank Tracy B
Canada
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Food was ok, but more expensive than nice restaurants with a view in town. Brought us the wrong dish, but that might have been our fault.

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Thank freewillee
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Good beach bar atmosphere! The food was okay, drinks were small and over priced compared to the other places on the beach. Service was very slow. Choose to go on down the beach the rest of the week we were there.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

If you are in San Carlos, you must go to the Peso. You will find a mix of ex pats, locals and tourists, both Mexican and Gringo. It is everything a beach bar should be ... laid back and friendly with a beautiful view and a nice selection of strong drinks. Their ceviche is great and a bit out of... More 

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Pasadena, California
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113 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

They have Marlin Tacos, great drinks, the waiters know you by name, the food is good and the view is almost the best you ever had

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Algodones | Km 20, San Carlos 85506, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Sonora  >  San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +52 622 855 3202
Description
The original beach bar in San Carlos. Fresh seafood, great Paninis, cold beer, margaritas and live music. A family tradition.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?