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Don Porfirio Lobster and Steak House

Benito Juarez S/N, Santa Cruz Huatulco, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
+52 958 581 0001
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“jumbo shrimp” (12 reviews)
“steak” (42 reviews)
“seafood” (25 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Mexican
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Benito Juarez S/N, Santa Cruz Huatulco, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We went looking for jumbo shrimp and lobster and this was the place! We had a steak, shrimp and lobster and was delicious! Highly recommend. Reasonably priced.

2  Thank jim f
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Do yourself a favour and take a break from the all-inclusive offerings at least once on your trip and have dinner at Don Porfirio’s. The prices are fair, the food, service and atmosphere are excellent. My wife and I go every year and always have...More

Thank Sportsman23
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We have been dining here for many years, The lobster is amazing. The fajitas are super delicious. It is a fun place especially when celebrating any occasion there...the staff make it so much fun.

1  Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The staff, atmosphere, and great food are a must..we visited twice this vacation and would recommend it to everyone to go at least once, you won’t be disappointed. Our first visit we had the shrimp and lobster, and the rib eye steak. The second visit...More

Thank marcandkath
Reviewed 6 January 2018

A pretty darn good meal at a reasonable price. I actually preferred the taste of the smaller shrimp as they are less "woody". My steak was cooked well and seasoned fairly. Not awesome but pretty good.

Thank thehagsman
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We were ready for a good steak and this restaurant did not disappoint. They turned on the hockey game for my son and husband and we had a delicious meal. Super close walk to the Barceló and the Dreams. Well worth visiting!

Thank Sheena O
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Two weeks in Mexico, lots of seafood but have to say, ordered mussels and the garlic octopus at Don Porfirios and I’m not sure if the dip they served with this was for the mussels or the octopus but the combination was amazing. When in...More

Thank traveldad11
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Good service with pleasant waiters. Delicious margaritas made without too much sugar. Tasty jumbo prawns and lobster.

Thank bkpr22
Reviewed 7 December 2017

One of the best resort restaurants I have ever eaten at. Presentation is superb. Food is of excellent quality. The appetizer bar features Serrano Ham, Cheeses and assorted little bites. The Spanish Coffee presentation is like watching a magic show - amazing!

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Just a short walk from the Barcello . Meals prepared on the BBq . Very good, especially The shrimp. I highly recomm end them and it is a nice change from the buffet

1  Thank lance l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$21
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benito Juarez S/N, Santa Cruz Huatulco, Huatulco 70989, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Huatulco  >  Santa Cruz Huatulco
  • Phone Number: +52 958 581 0001
Don Porfirio offers his specialties in cuts of meat, fish and seafood, the original recipe of the mezcal shrimp, as well as flamed specialties on his table.
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