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Chula Vida

Playa Blanca, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“flan” (3 reviews)
“camarones” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood
€€ - €€€
Playa Blanca, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

when we are in the mood for a long beach walk, we walk from Barra de Potosi for about 40 mins and then hang out in Chula Vida for lunch , love their tuna and grilled veggies !

Thank CCarlos06
Reviewed 6 May 2017

our hosts took us there for dinner and it was superb! tuna was amzing. So we went ourselves in a couple of days and it was average.

Thank AmeliaG73
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Walking the mile or more from Solecito Bungalows Hotel to Chula Vida along the beach, you pass pelicans, sandpipers and almost nothing else. Beautiful ocean waves, sea breeze. Chula Vida is right on that beach. Perfect for a margarita at sunset. The food is fresh,...More

Thank PeggyAnnG
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We found the restaurants in Barra de Potosi to be very similar and frankly boring after a few days. And then we had the Chula Vida experience. The meal was delicious, the service impeccable, and our host Jose joined us for conversation and a photo...More

Thank jazzlover44
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We had dinner here a couple times and noted the friendly service and enjoyed the fish and shrimp cooked over live coals. In particular the fresh fish of the day was delicious and was marinated in a subtle sauce and served with rice, grilled veggies,...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We came here twice for lunch during our stay in the area. The fish is great. On our second visit Jorge, the owner, had caught some fresh tuna which we had just seared (a house speciality) and as part of a mixed grill of fish...More

Thank JeffCypress
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We had a excellent fresh fish dinner last night at Chula Vida. It came family style with grilled shrimp, wahoo, tuna , Spanish mackerel and fresh vegetables. Great drinks and atmosphere on the beach with clear sky's and stars abound.

Thank DBKao
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Clean bathrooms, good food, very friendly staff, on the beach, in the most beautiful setting, call a cab, well worth it.

Thank GallopingGertie
Reviewed 30 November 2016

took ten people, great seafood, super prices. fun play at the beach. The staff is always friendly and accommodating

Thank curbarn
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I've been coming to Chula Vida since it opened. The food is amazing and fresh as possible. Love the grilled fish, camarones, and vegetables. Jorge is an incredible chef and host. Good wines . Great setting with incredible views. The sushi is sooooo good. I...More

Thank beverlyann2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa Blanca, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Playa Blanca
  • Phone Number: 360-225-9228
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