We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Calle Morro | Plya Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“feel at home” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Seafood
€€ - €€€
Calle Morro | Plya Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (19)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Antonio and family do a great job in their small beachside restaurant. a vast menu of seafood and typical Mexican dishes. if ordering their excellent shrimp cocktail, go for the small size, as anything larger will almost make a complete meal in itself. we've been...More

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The owners and employees are respectful, speak English, and really care. Lot's of choices, and creative menu. I love the fresh fish daily. Local expats frequent come here. We spend six weeks or more in Puerto for 20 years.

Thank Phillip R
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Nice spot with great beach umbrella service by Antonio,and great cook Lorenzo. Short walk to be able to swim.Will spend more lazy days there for sure.....♡Puerto

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Came upon this place and ate greak breakfast right on the beach. Simple but oh so nice to have your toes on the sand while you sit at a small table with umbrella and get served a very nice breakfast at incredibly reasonable price. Can't...More

Thank MetsNYC
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Arcis is very small and among a couple other restaurants but fortunately we were steered to Arcis by Antonio on our first day in Puerta Escondido and we continued to go back every day. The staff is friendly, service great, chairs on beach, and fantastic...More

Thank cultuslaker
Reviewed 2 March 2015

I have been here at least four times in the last two visits to Puerto Escondido. I just love this place. It has really fresh sea food (even from the same day), front seats to the Puerto Escondido Main Beach, you can eat with your...More

2  Thank juanvzla
Reviewed 3 January 2015 via mobile

I really recommend this place because, the food is delicious, the service is great and the staff is kind and efficient. My friends and I had octopus, fish, snails and some shrimp tacos; everything was delicious!!! The have good prices and the "michelada" is umm...More

1  Thank Alejandra C
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Nice food and service on the beech spend the day.. swim very good local food breakfast lunch dinner I was pleased with the octopus

Thank QueenEster
Reviewed 29 March 2013 via mobile

Perfect spot on the beach although you might need to walk a little. Located by the rocks, it is sharing a small area with a wooden terrace where the waiters fight to drag you from Arcis. But once you sit down for a bite or...More

1  Thank Jimematteo
Reviewed 25 January 2013

We had eaten here several time and the food was amazing. From the display and presentation to amazing flavor cooked to perfection. Because of this and the personalized service, I chose this venue to propose to my fiancé. Lorenzo and his staff handled every detail...More

2  Thank Brosebro
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Bob K
14 August 2017|
Response from Bob K | Reviewed this property |
si, Lorenzo es el jefe
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Morro | Plya Marinero, Puerto Escondido, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Oaxaca  >  Puerto Escondido
Arcis is a full service local family restaurant on a beautiful swimming beech. Located across the street from Puerto Escondido's finest Hotel Santa Fe, Arcis
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing