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The Blue Shrimp

El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“flambe” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We both had chicken with shrimp. The chicken was average but the shrimp was terrible. Tiny shrimp smothered in cheese. Very untasty. It was hard to taste the shrimp from the cheese. Will not return

Thank wndnns
Reviewed 13 March 2018

One of the best in the area for shrimp. Always clean and comfortable. you don't want to miss eating here.

Thank WisconsinAlaskan
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We try visiting the blue shrimp with every visit to Ixtapa and it continues to be good food and service. The house shrimp are delicious and flambed at your table.

Thank Snowman5129
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Ate here 1 time and would not go back. Tried the fish and it was over cooked. Also had the chicken and it was dry. Chips and salsa were old and not very tasty.

Thank Bodie258
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We have been going to the Blue Shrimp for many years. The coconut shrimp is very good. Spaghetti Bolognese could use tweaking. Not as good as it used to be but still good. The staff is so friendly and accommodating. We have gone there the...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Be sure to take a night and go here for dinner. Excellent food and service. Fun to see the street musicians preform.

Thank RJLEE56
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We got a free drink coupon from a guy setting up tours at our resort, we thought we would try it, I had a mixed seafood and hubby had shrimp, very good, we would go back.

Thank firstimePV
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Went there with high hopes and was greeted by friendly man. Was quick to take our drink orders - then he disappeared. Took a very long time to come back and get our food orders - when food arrived things were missing and waiter snapped...More

Thank oldmudlight
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We visited The Blue Shrimp on a recommendation from another couple staying at our condo complex. Two in our party had the molcajete dishes and they were okay, nothing great. Two in our party, however, had shrimp dishes which they loved. They would have liked...More

Thank TahitiZ
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Lunch here was perfect! The food (shrimp) was outstanding! We were the only ones in the restaurant around 1:30 for lunch so had outstanding service! 3 of us had 3 different types of shrimp and were stuffed when we left. They provide chips and salsa...More

Thank Bonnie T
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8 February 2018|
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Response from Gary C | Reviewed this property |
No they are not Deborah's near Merza store is a good spot.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
  • Phone Number: 553-3303
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