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El Murmullo

Pedro Ascencio 8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
+52 755 102 8790
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai salad” (9 reviews)
“curries” (3 reviews)
“shrimp” (12 reviews)
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Thai, Italian, Mexican, International, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Pedro Ascencio 8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 147 reviews

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Nothing at all that we enjoyed The music was blaring and the service was not great The ribs were horrid

Thank SandiHengel
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I saw the sandwich board advertising BBQ night earlier and wandered into the are around 7 PM. They have wi-fi and take credit cards. Great choice. It wasn't crowded, the streets were open, and some seating had been put out front. Super cool. I looked...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Family of four with two kids loved the mix and match of proteins on the grill simply prepared and choice of sauces from sweet to spicy. Chef was at Intrawest/Embarc previously and knows his stuff. Very friendly and welcoming. Delicious salads.

Thank Cheryl N
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Stopped in by chance and were treated to a wonderful supper. Tested our taste buds for 3 nights in a row. The singer was fantastic to watch and listen to. Ivan, the owner is always nearby and is a charming host. The three of us...More

Thank FredandSue
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We've eaten here twice, since the new owners took over. The first time, they did inform us about the change, but we stayed, and had the Pasta with Shrimp, and the Supreme Shrimp. The pasta with Shrimp was excellent, with 6 Jumbo Shrimp on top...More

Thank BadgerMbTraveller
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Israel is an accomplished chef who cooks up terrific food from Mexican to Thai to European cuisine. The Thai is HOT! so be careful if you don't like hot spicy food.

Thank sgaleforsyth
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The menu was much more simplified than before. But and this is a big but - they have have an outdoor grill for their dishes and this is a big plus and kind of rare for restaurants in the area. I had their pork ribs....More

1  Thank GregoryOrangeCounty
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We had a perfectly fine meal here of wings and ribs, but we came for Thai! Unfortunately we were informed the original owner has moved his business elsewhere. To their credit, they told us this before, and their food was solid- good rib platter and...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016

Israel's food is excellent, especially the Thai salad and the curries. He is open for dinner until 10 pm. They will season your choices to the level of spice you desire.

Thank hickory444
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Good food, good people, good location. Various styles of food, but Thai is a favourite. Israel looks after his guests.

Thank Zihuajim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pedro Ascencio 8, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: +52 755 102 8790
Owner/chef Israel Salazar continues to explore and expand the culinary options in Zihuatanejo. Using only first quality ingredients, he creates special dishes that are available nowhere else in town. Israel is widely known for his Thai creations, but he lavishes the same attention and care on his Mexican and Italian offerings. His attentive, bi-lingual floor staff, amazing food, and full bar will make any evening at El Murmullo one to remember.
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