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Chocolatas El Empanada

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On Republica near corner of Modero, La Paz, Mexico
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206 reviews
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Wow! Clams in every possible way! My favourite were the large cooked ones - 3 for 95 pesos. I tried lots... 16 clams gave their lives so I could eat today! BYO beer from the beer shop a 1 minute walk (on the malecon). Great atmosphere on Sunday afternoon. I was the only gringo there and I was warmly received.... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2015

You must try these fresh local clams when visiting La Paz. Simple place to try these local clams, and at a great price. Yummy!

1 Thank Lissa M
Oaxaca, Mexico
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54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2013

I had live chocolate clams. Half a dozen (actually 12 shells) for 40 pesos or 3 USD! They were alive and absolutely sensational!!! So fresh, so sweet. Very clean outdoor place and very friendly. Get there early because it gets busy later on or they run out of their daily catch. 100% recommended.

1 Thank viajerothai
Vancouver, Canada
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2013

We're staying less than a block from this tiny place, itself about one block above the beautiful malecon- we walk past it every day. Its speciality is the " chocolate clam " ( for the shell colour )- sauces, beer, and sodas are the only other offerings. We see the clam fisherman delivering his fresh goods every morning, and him... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On Republica near corner of Modero, La Paz, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  La Paz

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?