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The Blue Shrimp

El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tequila shrimp” (14 reviews)
“flambe” (10 reviews)
“lobster” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Sort of fell upon the restaurant as were looking for a place for dinner. Had the two special shrimp dishes which were flambéed table side. You could tell the shrimp were very good but for me the sauces, which were well done were too, heavy.My...More

Thank philsman
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The Blue Shrimp is as good as the other Reviews say. The Food was fresh Plentiful and tasty. We had Fajitas and there were Delicious. A fire Dancer came and Entertained us and let us take his picture, it was a highlight, The Drinks were...More

Thank Binkyljfm
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We have been to Ixtapa many times, and ate at the Blue Shrimp several times in the past. We agreed to pass it up this year because it was good, but not our favorite place. But one evening, when another restaurant failed to take our...More

1  Thank Iowa_is_my_home
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We had lobster here and the price was right. 7 of us ate and drank the bill was 170 USD. Would definitely go back here we loved it.

Thank Jenniferpattison16
Reviewed 21 March 2017

A group of eight enjoyed the entertainments, the food and drinks at this restaurant. The shrimp enchiladas were well received. As with most eateries in Ixtapa, you will revel in the outdoor food experience of balmy evenings, attentive service and lively music.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We have eaten here several times and we have never had a bad meal! I would highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank shelbell7288
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We loved this restaurant, The food was very good and the staff amazing. Table side tequila shrimp and the supreme chicken were our favorites but we had many other good things to eat here...like the pasta! (the pasta was better here then at the Italian...More

Thank herewego2005
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The Blue Shrimp was a great Mexican dining experience. I had a wonderful "Shrimp Flambe" prepared near the table. The prices were low and the food was fabulous. A warning - they do not accept credit cards so bring cash.

Thank mmern
Reviewed 7 March 2017

While this was not our first trip to Ixtapa, it was our first meal at El Camaron Azul. We were not disappointed! Service was leisurely, but drinks were cold and food was hot. I enjoyed the lobster, and was shocked by the size of it...More

Thank aktchr
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Service very attentive, great drinks, had a Bahama Mama good, ordered Caesars salad great, lobster dinner great. Husband ordered steak & lobster, steak alittle tough. Both dinners, 4 drinks, $60.00

Thank Melodie R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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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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