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Carmelita's Fish Taco

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Sayulita Main Plaza, Sayulita, Mexico
+52 329 291 3271
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Seattle, Washington
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124 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We ate at Restaurant Carmelita, the location on the north side of the bridge. Had some great tacos and drinks, and chatted up the staff until the place closed down. It appears this location is larger and less of a bar scene as other photos have shown in the plaza location.

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Thank Cheryl L
Medford, Oregon
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Jonny Pancake (Hotcake, Pancake…) best host in all of Mexico, eat drink love… Great food, even better cocktails best atmosphere! Go here !!!!!

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Thank brettpoisson
Maryland
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here twice. The chilli relleno and pineapple shrimp were absolutely amazing. The place was fun, had excellent food, and great service.

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1 Thank srogan354
Ashland, Oregon
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This was my wife and I's favorite spot during our week long trip. The food was muy bien; we had the fish tacos, Tex mex fajitas (amazing!) and the chile relleno. The drinks were great as well, all this great food and drink were served by the amazing Johnny! He was so nice and attentive and also provided good laughs... More 

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Thank David Y
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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Staff very friendly and great service. We had a few drinks. Margaritas are Nice and tasty. Tacos were good but missing a bit of flavor marlin and shrimp but the best was the shrimp quesadilla, comes with guacamole and pico de gallo very good!. Its good for a low or medium budget.

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1 Thank Hugo D
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 May 2016

I have been to Restaurant Carmelita many times. Since the first visit they have treated me like family. Marco is fantastic and Jonathan takes great care of all guests. They have wonderful drinks and delicious food. It is a fun environment and you get a view of all the "action" in town. Salud!

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1 Thank Chris B
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Kids were happy with options for them and the coconut shrimp were amazing! 2 for 1 margaritas were great as well!

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1 Thank Julie P
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Not recommended! Our waiter was very nice in the beginning but ended with a very bad attitude. My sister and I asked him for the vegetarian tacos and he said they had chile, onions and mushrooms. When he brought them, they didnt have any mushrooms so we asked him if he could bring them since he told us the tacos... More 

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Thank Elisa O
Ben Lomond, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

My wife was sick and I was on my own for dinner. I thought about a hamburger and knew Carmelita's served one so I sat down. Three different members of the staff greeted and took care of the menu and drink order and chips and salsa. There was one other table occupied, but it was quite early in the evening.... More 

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1 Thank Dham45
Castro Valley, California
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185 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Good location across from town square. Decent service and a good menu selection, with a full bar. I think there are better shrimp and fish tacos in Sayulita, but this is a relaxing setting - though a bit touristy. Good Margaritas!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sayulita Main Plaza, Sayulita, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Sayulita
  • Phone Number: +52 329 291 3271

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