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Shawshank Redemption Restaurant-Bar

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International, Mexican
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout
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Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Wish I could review. Tried to find it several times and finally went during the day time. It sits up a flight of stairs on the ocean side and was closed for construction. The painting from the movie still shows so it was the right...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kamariek
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Good food and a great Margarita! Walking distance to Madera Beach,, Principal Beach, and downtown! Great place to meet friends with some outdoor seating as well!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank David D
Reviewed 11 April 2018

My husband and I stopped here for brunch. As usual, he ordered chilaquiles and a coffee, while I decided on a BLT and banana licuado. The BLT was great but unfortunately the fries were undercooked. Still a good meal for $200 pesos. I would try...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank KinderM
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We went to the restaurant for a meal and found out that they only had one chicken breast and one of other items that we wanted.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Dave J
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We had supper here one night and the food was quite good. It was quiet when we where there and there was only one waitress but the service was good. The Margarita seemed like it was watered down.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Gayle D
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

A few nice outside tables on a quiet street. Ordered red snapper al ajillo - standard menu item here. Received an over cooked fillet of some dark flesh fish. It did not taste fresh nor was there any visible garlic or peppers. I called the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank 3Hens8Koi
Reviewed 3 February 2018

We stopped to join our friends for a beer and ended up having soup and a few more beer. Great service, good soup and cold beer. Excellent place to people watch in the Madera neighbourhood!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank luvmexico506
Reviewed 13 January 2018

We have been staying down the street and had never stopped here. Our friends are staying for about 3 months just down the street suggested we meet here. We just came for drinks- service was very good. On our way back to our hotel met...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank leftout
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

During a recent stay at Hotel Irma in Zihuatanejo, I had occasion to dine at Shawshank twice. Had marlin and red snapper, both of which were excellent. Service was attentive and one evening they had live entertainment.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Coteau48
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a late lunch and came across them across the street from Ruben's awe ad their vegetable soup and fish tacos durados. My wife proclaimed their soup was the best in the world! :) The chef Juan is from the Sunscape ?...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank d45
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14 October 2015|
Response from Alberto F | Property representative |
That's great is my favorite Too....! Yes we have a delisius salad & potatoe tacos We'll be open from November 15
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14 October 2015|
Response from localgaltonian | Reviewed this property |
Hi! The Shawshank Redemption is a very tiny bar that added a few tables inside and out and began serving food. They have a short menu, but would accommodate your vegetarian wife and make her something she could eat. A very... More
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