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Zac's Bar and Grill

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East Cape Highway | Los Zacatitos, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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Cranbrook, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All I have to say is "best beef dip I have ever had"! It was so tasty and tender. First time at Zac's but will be back. My husbands chicken burger was so big he almost couldn't eat it. All fresh ingredients.

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Thank Murrlo
angelina r, Owner at Zac's Bar and Grill, responded to this review

Thanks for stopping by! We appreciate your input....we work very hard to keep the freshest, mostly organic, local ingredients available for our staff. We are known for big portions....after the long drive to get to us, we strive to make sure no one goes away thirsty or hungry! Hope you make it back, & bring some friends! More 

West Coast, CAnada
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83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Zac's and have been going for years, two or three times per trip. The owners are great and look after the restaurant and their staff. On our last visit we were charged for premium margs. We have never ordered them and definitely did not order them then. There were only two other tables in the restaurant so it... More 

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Thank RTravelExperiences
angelina r, Owner at Zac's Bar and Grill, responded to this review

We cannot express how saddened we are that this happened to you. In talking with our staff after reading your review to them, we have discovered that its is simply a lack of comprehension..& an error in understanding how to correct the situation. Many times, even though we feel we have communicated something clearly & it has been understood, it's... More 

Durango, Colorado
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take the road less traveled to get here. Huge menu with Mexican, American and Italian food. I was skeptical of the offerings because there were soooo many. Was pleasantly surprised with the catch of the day - Yellow Tail cooked to perfection with a side of rice an steamed veggies. My boyfriend - a Brit- enjoyed the fish and chips... More 

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Thank mtnseastar
angelina r, Owner at Zac's Bar and Grill, responded to this review

Thanks for venturing off the beaten path & finding our little slice of heaven! Yes, we have quite a large menu, trying to keep something for everyone in the neighborhood has kept us on the run this year. Hope you make it back again! More 

Dallas, TX
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Take a hidden sandy road to discover one of the most perfect surfer-dude restaurants around! If you like hidden away hole-in-the-wall restaurants, then this is your place. Take your time, order a beer, have some chips and salsa, and then order another beer. Amazing fish and chips, and one of the best chicken quesadillas around! Simple food done right. Get... More 

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Thank TheBestReviews
angelina r, Owner at Zac's Bar and Grill, responded to this review

Hi, we appreciate that you found us! Now in our 9th year of running our off the grid/solar bar & grill is starting to pay off....we are having many find us now that the paved road is behind our community. But its the adventurers like you that have given us the great memories through the years! Keep taken the roads... More 

Denver, Colorado
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Rotating specials every Saturday night. We went for fried chicken night. Worth the drive. Live music some nights, football games, etc.

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Thank reelbusy2
Vancouver
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We are traversing bad roads to get to playa Pulmo when we see Zak's bar and grill. We drive down a twisty, dirt road and come to this lovely stop. The draft beer was cold, available (hard to believe!) and the food was outstanding! The best grilled tuna and veggies! Salad! Great ambience! Service with a smile! Better than anything... More 

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Thank hertiger
angelina r, Owner at Zac's Bar and Grill, responded to this review

Thanks for spreading the word! We're so glad you found our little treasure! Hope you visit us again soon! More 

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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We have been coming out the Zacatitos area for a few years now and always try to stop at Zac's Bar & Grill to eat a meal. Our favorite is the shrimp tacos. The shrimp is fried in a delicious crunchy batter and covered in a fresh homemade slaw. It is so packed full you can hardly hold the shell!... More 

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Thank KSWTravels
angelina r, Owner at Zac's Bar and Grill, responded to this review

Appreciate your review & sharing your experience. ..we are a bit hidden in our little paradise. ..but glad you found us! More 

London, England
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102 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

Remotely located, we visited Zacs with locals who knew the menu and the bar opportunities. A great night out and highly recommended. The Blonde beer on tap was super. Mexican food there is very good, enchiladas on the plate where ooey gooey cheese flows like a lake to the shores of re-fried beans, inviting a catastrophic calorific intake the deliciousness... More 

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Thank tripping10
angelina r, Owner at Zac's Bar and Grill, responded to this review

We appreciate your review! Thank you...hope you make it back soon! More 

Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

Zac's is a fun visit in a quaint location. Unfortunately, it was lacking the Mexican atmosphere we were expecting. We stopped in for margueritas and nachos, and were shocked to come across ballpark nachos with topped with 'liquid cheese whiz'. However, friendly staff in a unique setting with a fun drive leading up to it.

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Thank 908monique
angelina r, Owner at Zac's Bar and Grill, responded to this review

Sorry you were disappointed...Our nachos are a local favorite, different from the usual.....hope you come again and try some of our other great menu items. More 

Perugia
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142 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Well, I completely agree with 'nemmie's' review, 'yummy and fun' so just had to find another adjective! Particularly enjoyed the coconut breaded shrimp....and the flan...my goodness, I would usually avoid, 'Creme caramel' like the plague, being supremely boring and often out of a packet! How wrong could I be, this was utterly delicious. Service quick and friendly, atmosphere casual and... More 

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Thank jillmkp
angelina r, Owner at Zac's Bar and Grill, responded to this review

Thanks! We appreciate you coming out! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Bar, American, International, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Cape Highway | Los Zacatitos, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
Description
Enjoy our second story, gentle breeze, relaxing atmosphere. With healthy servings & drinks at super affordable prices.

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