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El Amigo Miguel

Benito Juarez 16, Acapulco, Mexico
+52 744 486 2868
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
2 Apr 2016
“Living off its past glory”
5 Jan 2016
“Great Seafood!!!!! ”
Closed Now
Seafood, Mexican, Latin
€€ - €€€
Benito Juarez 16, Acapulco, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 April 2016

This used to be a great place for seafood, at a very good price. The one location eventually became two, then three, as word spread about the excellent fare. Then the owner passed ... and "passed" his legacy on to his three kids for them...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

This place was recommended by our week long Taxi driver and it was a hit!!! They served up some GREAT seafood plates that the whole family will enjoy!! Definitely a must try in Acapulco!!

Thank Alex V
Reviewed 1 November 2015

In a city like Acapulco where you are supposed to pay twice the normal price as a tourist it is a good thing to find a restaurant with good food at affordable prices. It seems, however, that EL AMIGO MIGUEL (at Benito Juárez) has lost...More

Thank oldgerman66
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Had found the place while wandering around looking for another place and decided to try it a couple of days later. For we who always try to get by on the cheap, this was certainly a good choice. Waitestaff was very helpful, fish was excellent....More

Thank KDP_Texas
Reviewed 16 September 2014

In no other place you will find great Seafood in Cocktails and Grilled at a reasonable prices with a excellent service in a lovely charming atmosphere specially at the upper level.

Thank MexicoVenueFinders
Reviewed 8 February 2014

If you are looking up for seafood "El Amigo Miguel" isn't the best option. The service was poor, all the seafood wasn't fresh. it is true the prices are very low but if you prefer to save 200$ pesos per person you will not have...More

Thank Rodrigo_Orozco
Reviewed 10 May 2013 via mobile

We went here because we read it was a good seafood restaurant in old Acapulco. They had seafood and are in old Acapulco. Having said that, let me say that as someone who enjoys food, even bad food can leave you with a funny story,...More

1  Thank deathhat
Reviewed 20 February 2013

The original retaurant is in downtown Acapulco. We went to a new facility on the beach. The address is "Costera Miguel Aleman", the main strip, infront of the Hotel El Cid. Now for the restaurant: food is great!, fresh, good portions and adequate price. What...More

2  Thank Alexander D
Reviewed 28 November 2012

Highly recommended as an excellent seafood restaurant. Suggestion for menu selection were a filet of fish wrapped around and stuffed with shrimp and octopus or a rice and seafood dish with fresh shrimp, squid, octopus and fish. I ordered the stuffed fish and the wife...More

1  Thank JACK10171
Reviewed 6 January 2012

Going to Acapulco and not eating at El Amigo Miguel is like not being there. Food is fresh and tasty, prices very affordable and service is very good. Live music and view of the beach.

1  Thank Araceli S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benito Juarez 16, Acapulco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Acapulco
  • Phone Number: +52 744 486 2868
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