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Paseo de Los Marinos | Mauricio Castro, San Jose Del Cabo, Baja California Sur, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
+52 624 109 5993
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13:00 - 03:00
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Flower Mound, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2016

We go to San Jose every year. We found out about Guacamaya's about 3 years ago. This place has the best Mexican food! We go there at least 2 times out of the week we go and stay in San Jose. I recommend eating here!

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Thank Brooke G
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We were looking for a place to eat. There was a food truck right outside with $2 tacos USD... but the menu for Guacamaya's said it was $1... the pastore was on the spit so I had to go in. All our food was wonderful. Must get the fried cheese. Amazing. Really enjoyed the ambiance and food. Staff excellent.

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Thank wendyfig
Edmonton, Canada
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61 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here the other night and enjoyed the experience. The night we were there had a singer which was quite decent and added to the experience. As for the food, the Margaritas were good and certainly plentiful. The tacos were ok. Pretty basic fare. The food highlight was the Bowl, which is their signature dish. Service was ok... More 

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Toronto
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2016

From the moment you approach the restaurant, you'll take in the wonderful aroma of the shawarma meat cooking in the front window (actually there's not a window, the chef is just 'right there' as you walk by). Great margarita's!! Service is prompt and english is spoken so, if you have questions about the menu, you'll get good answers. The stuffed... More 

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Thank ttarbllib
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Guacamaya's is a verry nice local restaurant with amazing Margarita's, stone bowls and the Best stuffed backed potatos eveeeer.... :D

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Thank Goran T
San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2016

This place is one of my family's favorites, especially when we have family and friends come visit from out of town. We live here, so when someone comes in town, it's always on our MUST DO list. It's a bit off the beaten path and so you would think, us locals, would have it all to ourselves. However, the WORD... More 

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Alberta, Canada
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2016

There was about a 20 minute wait, but it is well worth-it. The place seemed to be filled with many locals and tourists. This place was absolutely delicious!!!!!!!!!! Especially the pork tacos and the fried cheese they had! Yum Yum! Very affordable, very delicious, fun atmosphere. They play live music. The place is really cool, there is no roof to... More 

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Washington, DC
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016

We (4 adults + 2 year old) went here twice. Consistent both times. The service is great, most of the waitstaff speaks pretty good English and the menu is completely translated into English. Although it is meat centric, there are a few vegetarian options, including several veg quesadillas. The margaritas are good, big, and strong. The guac is pretty good,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Well if you want true Mexican Cooking that is not Americanized this is the place to go and go early because it is packed with San Jose del Calbo residents.. Look around and see what everyone else is eating and order it. You can not miss out as everything is just delicious. I return to this restaurant on every visit.... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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41 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

We were looking for a fun, casual Mexican restaurant in central San Jose del Cabo and lucked out with Guacamaya's. Although very busy, the service was attentive and friendly. Our food came quickly and was very good. Certainly went home full. Live entertainment the night we were there. Our only suggestion would be to have your transportation plan in place... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 03:00
Monday
13:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 03:00
Thursday
13:00 - 03:00
Friday
13:00 - 03:00
Saturday
13:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo de Los Marinos | Mauricio Castro, San Jose Del Cabo, Baja California Sur, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
  • Phone Number: +52 624 109 5993

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