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Inside Villas Carrizalillo Hotel, Puerto Escondido 71983, Mexico
+52 954 582 0995
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08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Duncan, Canada
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Has changed hands several times as has the quality of the cuisine accordingly. Currently very good. Worth a visit for the spectacular view overlooking Carrizalillo Bay and the sunsets whilst dining. Margueritas on par with El Nene's, the best in town! Calamari to die for. On the pricier side, probably because in part, of the environs and ambience

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Thank Phil L
Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We can see Espadin from the house we are renting in Puerto Escondito, so we decided to give it a try. The view from the restaurant was spectacular- a gorgeous sunset. We had a variety of dishes, and they were all good: the fried calamari, beet and jicama salad, chicken mole, steak and other things. It is a bit pricey,... More 

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Thank Kathy K
Halifax, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have eaten here many times over the years. As a former restauranteur, I value consistency very much. Espadin never disappoints. Little things stand out that are not so common in Mexico like proper wine service, no mistakes on the order, meat and fish cooked as ordered. Although considered one of the pricier restaurants in town, when all is said... More 

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Thank 111bikerider56
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a very good dinner there. It was a whole red snapper. i t was excellant. Nice variety of wine. Our group of foour all enjoyed their meal.

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Thank Karen S
Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go early to get a front row table to watch the light changes over the ocean for sunset. Varied menu and usually live entertainment for the evening.

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Thank glaciermsa
Bensalem, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Magical sums it up perfectly. The food was perfect the Margaritas were delish, the service impeccable and the views spectacular topped only by the company

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Thank qzsue6
Indianapolis, Indiana
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of dining and enjoying Espadin's cliff top location on several occasions. I can't thank everyone enough for the special birthday celebration. Thanks to the hard working team, especially Milo and Antonio! The menu prices are higher and it is reflected in their fine ingredients and liquors. This special place is a must "do". Highly recommend their... More 

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Thank L1964
Edmonton, Canada
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176 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is probably the one place that everyone said we must try. We didn't have a reservation, but did mange to get a great corner seat to view the amazing sunset. The service was pretty good, and the drinks were better than a lot of other places we had tried. As for the food, we had been told they had... More 

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Thank rvod
Friday Harbor, Washington
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

Having reserved a specific table, we were told upon arrival we couldn't have it because a party staying at the hotel "trumped" us (no pun intended.) Then, with live music IN the restaurant, it made it impossible to hear the people you were dining with. There were plenty of outdoor spaces where music could have been set up and played... More 

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Thank kcfinholm
Vancouver, Canada
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Great view of Carrizalillo beach and the perfect spot to watch the sunset. The food used to be better but still nice for a drink and the view.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Inside Villas Carrizalillo Hotel, Puerto Escondido 71983, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Puerto Escondido
  • Phone Number: +52 954 582 0995

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