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The Fat Boy Seafood

Av. del Pacifico #6, Downtown, Bucerias, Nayarit, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
+52 329 298 3138
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (120 reviews)
“shrimp” (121 reviews)
“guacamole” (53 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Av. del Pacifico #6, Downtown, Bucerias, Nayarit, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

I had the most delicious mixed seafood ceviche featuring octopus,oysters,calamari,shrimp and scallops and avocado wedges. They have a fiery green salsa which is very hot but quite tasty mixed in with a squeeze of lime. This could have been a meal for me but I...More

Thank butchcat
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went into Bucerias to go to the flea market. This restaurant was right there so we decided to try it. Enter from the beach or from the market. Right on the waterfront. Great menu selection but “cash only”. Very large portions at reasonable pricing. Great...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Cadillac Margarita was excellent. Fish tacos and steak quesadilla were both good but odd accompaniment of over buttered broccoli and cauliflower. The rice was good but it too had a strong butter taste. The live music left a lot to be desired. The constant...More

1  Thank LivingTheDreamAs4
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a man that works one of those excursion booths, Victor. Super nice guy. This place is right on the ocean. Casual. Great choices for seafood and alcohol. Get the bacon shrimp, amazing!! Manuel and Francisco were great! Had...More

Thank Brandy H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Whole fish was served with wrong sauce. Fajitas were good with large portions. We went at 8 pm & were reminded they close at 10 pm. Server could have been more attentive.

Thank TShupe926
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best seafood places we ate at, great location overlooking the ocean..lots of vendors on the sand- if you don't want to be bothered, chose an table inside..you still get the view!

Thank Holly M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We’ve been visiting Bucerias for many years and always make a point of stopping by Fatboys. The food is delicious and the service is great. Right on the beach in the open air. You can dine on the sand or off the beach. They’ve recently...More

1  Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have ever had. Garlic style was fantastic. Service fast and very professional. Highly recommend . Octopus was also very good.

Thank delsolCanada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate there the last night we were in Mexico and had an awesome meal. My husband and I had the fish platter which was amazing! Beautiful sunset and great drinks!

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend by the Tui rep and glad we went had two fantastic meals . We sat downstairs by the beach , food and service was awesome. Very good value for money and for what we had not expensive , oysters, lobsters, prawns and steak ....More

Thank diamondnights
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Questions & Answers
30 December 2017|
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Response from Chypa R | Property representative |
Of course! We dont have a lot of dishes with dairy, but you can ask the waiter, and we wil customize your order exactly how you want it! Regards
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Laurie A
16 November 2017|
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Response from Chypa R | Property representative |
Hello! Yes he is everyday here, he just takes a break to go to lunch, like at 2 and comes back at 5 aprox.. hope to have you here :D
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26 May 2017|
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Response from Chypa R | Property representative |
No we dont accept any cards, only cash, sorry for the inconvenient, regards!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, View
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. del Pacifico #6, Downtown, Bucerias, Nayarit, Bucerias 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Bucerias
  • Phone Number: +52 329 298 3138
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