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La Cueva Del Leon

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Avenida Olas Altas 166 | Local E Planta Baja de Hotel Belmar, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
“south end” (2 reviews)
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Avenida Olas Altas 166 | Local E Planta Baja de Hotel Belmar, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
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Reviewed 20 January 2010

La Cueva del Leon is my favorite place to dine. The food is excellant and so is the service.. I can´t cook at my apartment for the cost of eating at Cueva del Leon that´s how reasonable the prices are so I eat there 3...More

Thank CanadiaRose
Reviewed 12 January 2010

really great value for your money and looks out onto water. nothing sophisticated but fun!

Thank criticanada
Reviewed 30 December 2009

We stayed in Mazatlan for three weeks in October. We were recommended La Cueva del Leon by a local. Fabulous food at VERY reasonable prices. We ate there nearly every night, and tried most of the dishes on the menu. Manolo and Alejandro always made...More

Thank lou2shu
Reviewed 19 December 2009

Must agree with other posters- everything we ordered was very good. Very polite waiters and an interesting menu. We have two small children so we ordered takeout on two different nights. To do so meant ordering at the bar from the manager. In stark contrast...More

1  Thank TommyFuentealba
Reviewed 16 December 2009

This place is a fantastic addition to the local Olas Atlas restaurant scene. In the past I've dined at Mamucus, La Puntilla, La Bahia and La Cueva de Leon is going to be a local fixture that is on par with the seafood preparation at...More

Thank Kayla2112
Reviewed 23 November 2009

We ate here the last nigt of our trip . It is a tiny place, but food and service was wonderful. Some of the best margaritas as well. Food was exceptional. Probably one of the top ten best places I have eaten at. If you...More

1  Thank ktbejinn
Reviewed 29 October 2009

We very much enjoy this restaurant. The prices can't be beat, but better then that the food is delicious. The owner is always there to keep an eye on things. The margaritas were some of the best in Mazatlan.

1  Thank delfinoman
Reviewed 29 October 2009

I can't describe the dining experience at La Cueva del Leon in words! The staff are wonderful and very friendly, the food is AMAZING, and the cost is very resonable. My wife and I dined here several times during our 2 week stay in Mazatlan....More

1  Thank Rocky_Mountain_High
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Olas Altas 166 | Local E Planta Baja de Hotel Belmar, Mazatlan 82000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Sinaloa  >  Mazatlan
  • Phone Number: 910.30.00
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Belmar
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