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The Shack

€€ - €€€American, ,
Allende near Madero, La Paz, Mexico
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good9%
  • Average6%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
26 Oct 2016
“Nothing good to say”
21 Apr 2016
“Best lazy bar in La Paz”
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
Allende near Madero, La Paz, Mexico
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

After the original owners left the place has gone down hill. Every time we ate there we both felt sick. The beer on tap is warm, the food is not good. The bathrooms not clean. Service is bad.

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

The Shack has moved...just down the street to the Malecon turn left and a 1/2 a block. Now with uninterrupted ocean front view the shack just keeps getting better. Great menu and fortunately the best burgers in Baja ( really ) the menu is great...More

Thank firepittoz
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Atmosphere is pretty good if you want to meet local expats and have a beer. If you like beef burgers, then the food at The Shack is for you. The menu is limited.

Thank FrequentTraveler6464
Reviewed 17 January 2016

First, as some reviewers have mentioned, this place is now on Alvaro Obregon. "James H" hit on some of the low points in his previous review. The place was pretty much deserted except for a few pretty drunk old men playing dominos or something at...More

Thank 214ztd
Reviewed 20 January 2015

I went there just twice. The first time was when it was at Allende and at first the place wasn't very attractive; it was dark, messy, dirty, the service wasn't too good but the food owas okay so I was willing to ignore the fact...More

2  Thank Konoto K
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We were just wandering the malecon on an October afternoon. A pleasant young lady said to my son and I that we might want to come back when she opened up because she made the best margaritas in town. We took her up on it...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 11 September 2014

I'm not sure a contingency of "local expats" is a plus for a bar like this. Maybe the regulars want this place as it is, and they can have it! I came in here one afternoon in August for a a Happy Hour beer. I...More

5  Thank James h
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Google maps shows this restaurant on calle Ignacio Allende, but the place we visited was on the ocean next to espiritu Tours where Restaurat Bar Salsipuedes shows in goodle street view. (Alvaro Obregon 2130) We visited for a breakfast beer. The food was good, the...More

Thank tilleyroad
Reviewed 11 April 2014

The Shack moved to the Malecon since the last time I was in La Paz. The new location is absolutely perfect! I was able to relax and enjoy the view of the water, while having a cold one and devouring an amazing burger. I spend...More

Thank rufflife731
Reviewed 23 February 2014

What a nice place to sit and watch the world go by,great burger and fries !Personal and lovely service!Highly recommend this place!!

Thank Will D
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Restaurant Details

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American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Allende near Madero, La Paz, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  La Paz
theshacklapaz@yahoo.com owners: Travis & RosieIt's more than the great burgers, it's the barbeque & Travis's amazing daily specials
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