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Plaza Machado

Calle Constitucion, Mazatlan, Mexico
+52 669 913 2222
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Central plaza named for Juan Nepomuceno Machado who donated the land.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Calle Constitucion, Mazatlan, Mexico
+52 669 913 2222
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is in the historic district. There are many good places to eat all around the area. It is a large central square surrounded by food. I recommend Machado grill and steak. Brick streets and very safe. If you get a chance go on the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of our favorite places to visit. It's full of eateries and invariably has live music to listen to. Example is Troubadors at Pedro & Lola on a Sunday evening. They play a lot of Eagles, CCR, etc. Every day/evening is good. Thursday...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to be in Mazatlan for the 2017 parade. Very professionally done and a very entertaining time!

Thank Greg L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came down a few times. Once for the Festival of the Dead Parade which was AMAZING, and a few times to check out the vendors and go to Pedro and Lolas. During the day a bustling plaza with plenty of activity and in the evenings,...More

Thank WorldTravelsTandJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Art Walks are the first Friday of every month from November through springtime and well worth the visit. Do make reservations are your favorite restaurants to get a table during this time of year.

1  Thank vinyl57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a pretty main square. Too bad there were so many road closures and renovations taking place while we were there. Since it is located in the heart of the historic district walking around was so scenic and once they are done their "face lift"...More

Thank wannatraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always fun to visit anytime of the day. We visited on a Friday night and venders were set up around the plaza, somewhat like a craft sale. Several of the restaurants had live music. Many great places to eat. We had stopped as we attended...More

1  Thank pscha2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great cafes, beautiful architecture, families strolling with their children, an opera house, live music and entertainment....what is there not to fall in love with

Thank savoryfaire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice oasis in the middle of downtown. Centrally located among lots of shopping and many restaurants. Near the cathedral and bazaar. A good spot to rest, have a bite to eat.

1  Thank AKTraveler2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surrounded by shopping and really good restaurants Plaza Machado is a cultural center in old Mazatlan. Days can be tranquil and evening very lively with local musicians, artists, school kids and so much more. If staying in Mazatlan you might find yourself visiting several times...More

Thank Gabe E
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9 July 2016|
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Response from CDC_ALUMNI | Reviewed this property |
About 2 US dollars..one could walk or take city bus for about 50 cents in US currency. Depends on exchange rate.
Kim G
17 January 2016|
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Response from Dave B | Reviewed this property |
The Plaza Machado is in Centro Historico and is about a 30 minutes north along the coastal road, the Malecon. A nice taxi or pulmonea ride - but to far to walk.
Deb S
7 March 2015|
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Response from dnpeting | Reviewed this property |
There are several shops, restaurants and a city center (Plaza Machado) near the ship dock; however, the beach is too far to walk to. If you want to go to the beach or boardwalk (malecon), you can take a pulmonia. Pulmonias... More