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The Blue Shrimp

El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tequila shrimp” (14 reviews)
“flambe” (10 reviews)
“lobster” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Service very attentive, great drinks, had a Bahama Mama good, ordered Caesars salad great, lobster dinner great. Husband ordered steak & lobster, steak alittle tough. Both dinners, 4 drinks, $60.00

Thank Melodie R
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

My family went to the blue shrimp for dinner one night and the food was absolutely amazing. The staff was really nice and very helpful with whatever we wanted the atmosphere was perfect and there was singing in the background they cook the shrimp right...More

Thank Thrillseeker104
Reviewed 1 March 2017

My husband had the shrimp that was the special, they cooked it right in front of him, and he said it was delicious. He had shrimp at alot of places while we were there, and said this was the best. Nice outside location.

Thank Tracy P
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Fantastic food, always eat there several times while in Ixtapa. Service is great, fast and friendly. Prices are good. Seafood is to die for!

Thank juliacallahan
Reviewed 23 February 2017

My husband & I ate here a few times this vacation due to the excellent food and prices are quite good. They actually add spices to the food to make it more flavourful.

Thank palmtree
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Beer is a great price 2 for 50 pesos. The fillet with blue cheese is not but the chillie Relleno was ok. However they do a fabulous show tableside flambe shrimp

Thank Sherrie B
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We have dined here twice and the value is not there. Service is rough: not a smile from any of the servers. The shrimp was over cooked, and NOT deveined. Unacceptable. The cost was above most restaurants in the area. Go somewhere else; the Generals...More

Thank ToogyOntario_Canada
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We visited this past Saturday night and were beyond disappointed! We sat down immediately and it took over 20 minutes just to get drinks. After another 20 minutes, we started receiving our food. We ordered the lobster bisque and what came out was not a...More

Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Food very plentiful & reasonably priced. Lots of seafood to choose from. Staff very attentive. English quite good. Outdoor seating with random entertainment. Went twice & only down side was being on a diet, I asked for the rich sauce for fish fillet to be...More

Thank helpfultraveller99
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We ate here for a birthday meal. We got here just in time before a large rush. The shrimp dishes we ate were okay. I think they forgot our shrimp while cooking them though. They were supposed to be cheese stuffed, bacon wrapped shrimp The...More

Thank Sherryd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
13:00 - 19:00
13:00 - 19:00
13:00 - 19:00
13:00 - 19:00
13:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Camaron Azul | Plaza Ixtapa, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
  • Phone Number: 553-3303
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