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The Octopus's Garden Cafe

Calle Corona 66A | Colonia Central, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle 63732, Mexico
+52 329 295 5071
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pulpo” (3 reviews)
“carrot cake” (2 reviews)
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Calle Corona 66A | Colonia Central, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle 63732, Mexico
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My experience includes Tuesday afternoon Trivia upstairs with other vacationing folks (20 pesos to play..share the wealth when your team wins!), watching local children and adults learning English Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, and spending Thursdays enjoying dinner and the evenings' band. They have a great...More

1  Thank rgreen79
Reviewed 11 April 2017

While traveling last year my husband and I spotted this local bar/restaurant and noticed they we open for breafast with live music......live music at breakfast in a grotto style garden atmosphere!

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Love this place! Fun place for dinner or after dinner drinks. Check out the local bands. Be sure to say hi to Jenny😘. Fun little street in La Cruz!

Thank Tanda J
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Sat down for a mid morning coffee (nobody else in the restaurant ) and I waited 20 minutes before anyone even acknowledged I was there. Coffee was good, but service deplorable.

1  Thank CanadaFlygirl
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We lucked out with great live entertainment. Food was okay but awesome carrot cake and coffee. Loud bar area in middle of eating area. Great atmosphere but unsure of menu

Thank michaelbK3920PW
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Food was great...concert awesome...service was good...moreservers would have saved wear & tear on the few who were serving...they did a great job but 4 servers for over 200 people...and up and down stairs. Overall, a great and unique place to eat and enjoy a concert.

Thank 4,038,638,400
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Good menu and all 3 of us had a different choice, all good especially the ribs which were the special that night. No music the night we visited.

Thank June O
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The cafe is built around a huge Huanacaxtle tree, whose limbs run through the restaurant. The restaurant is on 2 levels with a large band space and dance floor. Food is excellent. Large servings and delicious.

Thank liz169
Reviewed 2 March 2017

There is so much to enjoy st Octopus's Garden. First the lovely courtyard with flowers, a turtle, a tree house and homey atmosphere. I often come for a coffee and stay for hours. They have books to read and borrow, shade and sun, dogs are...More

Thank amberbach
Reviewed 20 February 2017

You can have a fun evening here, especially when there is entertainment. It caters primarily for North American clientele and the menu reflects this. The people are so friendly but service can be slow at times, however, we are in Mexico and the pace of...More

Thank J S
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Brette V
Still serving breakfast? Huevos Rancheros? Breakfast hours?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$7
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Corona 66A | Colonia Central, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  La Cruz de Huanacaxtle
  • Phone Number: +52 329 295 5071
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