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El Suspiro Restaurante

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Essencia la Ropa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Hamilton, Canada
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180 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant offers very good value for an upscale experience with amazing views of sunset and Zihu. The service was excellent, the complementary bread basket is filled with delicious varieties, cocktails and wine very reasonably priced, Caesar salad excellent. Our disappointment was with the main menu items we selected - the tuna was ordered med rare but came way over... More 

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Ixtapa, Mexico
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great Food, superb service. Popular so remember to book your table. The view over Zihautenjo just before sunset is lovely. The sun sets quickly and then the lights of the town emerge giving a restful but very attractive look to the bay and the town. They serve probably the best steak in the area. Even 'fussy about their steak' people... More 

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166 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We ate dinner at El Suspiro 3 times during our week in Zihua. The service was wonderful, and the food was just amazing. The first meal we had fish. The second meal at Suspiro we had pasta. The spaghetti was so delicious that I had it the next night as well! Deserts were amazing (although a little too much strawberry... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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214 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Great views, excellent food, variety on the menu and the execution is fantastic. For a bit out of the way place above the beaches, this is it.

Oceanside, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

You simply cannot beat the views and service here! Loved the staff who went out of their way to accommodate us. We dined here 3 nights out of the 8 that we were in Zihua. One of those nights, they were closed so they drove us down to their sister restaurant below. So relaxing and beautiful with a menu that... More 

Thank gdeborall
Mexico City, Mexico
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Beautiful from the tables next to the terrace edge. Food bland and so full of cream it was not good. Will not return. Service attentive and made a great effort.

Thank EdJ0n
Ensenada, Mexico
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Had dinner at El Suspiro several times while staying in Zihuatanejo. Prices are high but the overall experience is great. The view is second to none, perhaps the best in the area. The service was great as the hostess and waiters are constantly scanninget to see if a drink can refilled or a plate removed. The food is unique and... More 

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Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

This restaurant has a beautiful view but was not impressed with the food. I would not go back, I just didn't the he quality in food was great.

Thank laurahough2n
Orem, Utah
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76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

We had numerous meals the week we stayed Pacifica Grand. The food here is very average. The risotto with shrimp was the best thing I at here all week. My husband had various beef dishes was not impressed. Is it bad, no- Just nothing special. But the view is spectacular.

Thank lauraleigh9mm
Halfmoon Bay, Canada
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

This restaurant has an excellent setting for supper. the sunset was spectacular. Perched above the Pacific with a view of La Ropa Beach & downtown Zihuatanejo the dining was unbelievable. The staff pays attention to detail and the food was top notch and well priced.

Thank halfmoonbayAl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Italian, Mediterranean
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Essencia la Ropa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo
  • Phone Number: 755-555-2500-2520

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