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taqueria los Abuelos

Privada Bacalao #4, Yelapa, Mexico
+52 322 209 5043
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tacos” (53 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Privada Bacalao #4, Yelapa, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the best flan of my life here (coconut crust!), crazy strong margaritas with fresh lime juice, and a wonderful mahi mahi fish special, not necessarily in that order. Staff was friendly. Got there early and had no trouble getting a table. If you get...More

Thank FalcoPeregrinator
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is amazing here great selection and big portions. Get there early because there will be a line.

Thank reginastruble
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service, cheap (but wonderful) tacos. Cold beer. What else could you want? Sorry that we only ate there once!

Thank wanderer62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the food here. Every dinner we chose the small plates from the menu, the fish in season is amazing, the crab quesadilla is delicious! We will be back for more. Highly recommended!

Thank STLL7
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

The only negative to this place is the wait in line outside if you don't time it right. They must fill all tables at 5:30 PM when they open and then there is a good hour wait for a table to open. The food was...More

Thank Fossr50
Reviewed 6 January 2018

unbelievably inexpensive with delicious tacos, as well as other Mexican dishes. Inexpensive bar drinks. Crowded. Worth the wait, but go early.More

Thank clstcoho
Fabian H, Propietario at taqueria los Abuelos, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you for taking your time and for visiting ..Los Abuelos in Yelapa,we are glad that you have enjoyed your time in our place ...as well as for sharing your comment.It is an Honor for us to please everyone and to serve our food the...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

The location is great and it is clearly popular BUT my food was only mediocre. I had order a green papaya and arugula salad as I was breaking a ten day fast. The salad arrived with no green papaya and was replaced by rice noodles....More

Thank Mished
Fabian H, Propietario at taqueria los Abuelos, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Taqueria Los Abuelos feels sorry about your bad Experience at our place, there's no word to explain this, truly respect your opinion and promise to improve in everything we possible can as we have been doing it along this 5 year experience in our place...Thank...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

I was so looking forward to dinner at Abuelos. It was the most disappointing meal of our three week trip. Very limited menu, tacos, burritos, salads and only one special, fish. Husband order a salad and it was just OK. I ordered three different kinds...More

Thank mogcambomama
Fabian H, Propietario at taqueria los Abuelos, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

My biggest apology on this experience at our place, we are trying so hard to please everyone and to make this work for all of us,we are working hard to improve in so many things, I apologize and will work to improve this this...Thank you...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We spend 6 months a year experiencing Mexican culture and cuisine. Taquería Los Abuelos was an unexpectedly excellent dining experience. Unexpected in that you can only travel to Yelapa by a 45 minute water taxi ride, and to find this restaurant in such a remote...More

Thank Pft M
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We went here every night after the first experience dining here. It is of incomparable quality and flavor. We could not even try anywhere else in Yelapa afterbour first meal. We have traveled to 16 countries....this is a top notch, world class chef and staff....More

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Questions & Answers
16 April 2017|
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Response from QUEENM2 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. I think they are closed on Sunday and Monday. Breakfast is probably 8 or 9 am until noon.
John B
31 March 2017|
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Response from trinitylouise | Reviewed this property |
Best to have peso or dollars (small notes) for Yelapa. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Privada Bacalao #4, Yelapa, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Costalegre  >  Yelapa
  • Phone Number: +52 322 209 5043
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