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La Perla

First Restaurant on the Left of the Beach, San Francisco, Mexico
+52 311 258 4334
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Seafood, Latin, Bar
€€ - €€€
First Restaurant on the Left of the Beach, San Francisco, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wiggle those Altos into that warm sandy beach--and watch those waves rolling in during your lunch/brunch! Environmental impact-----optimum! Service was slow finding Us, and slow with Our beverages----but the outcome was rewarding. Strawberry margarita was the hit! No Pacifico beers!! Clam Chowder was simply--Fantastic! Quesadillas...More

Thank alan a
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Their menu looks good, we only had appetizers along with cold ones. Their quesadillas are great. Hard to go wrong here. Of the places on the beach in San Pancho we found to like this one the best.

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We ate here once - I don't recall the meal. So it was probably good but not amazing. They have great location (literally on the beach) and good margaritas though. Get a couple margaritas there and watch the sunset. You will not regret it. We...More

Thank SirRictor
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Like many places in Mexico, they have the location and take it for granted. Not exactly clean, beach loungers 10 years over due, the service was very slow and the food very bland... i will try the place on the other side of the beach...More

Thank fredpvr
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We spent some time here on our third day in San Pancho. After wandering in some of the shops, we decided to sit for a while and get a few drinks on the beach. Very low key. Wait staff was attentive but not pushy. Brought...More

Thank JeenaC
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We went here twice, it had good strong drinks, good food, good service, and reasonable price. We found it much better than the restaurant to the right of it on the beach.

Thank 326Laura1212
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Good food and good drinks. Especially Pina Margarita, made with fresh pineapple instead of cheap fruit syrups, as in many restaurants. Inconvenient beach beds. Also did not like that for every single beach bed you must spend a minimum of 200 pesos, that is, if...More

1  Thank Julia K
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Hard to beat the location right on the beach! Fun people watching and relaxing! Friendly service, good chips, beer and margaritas!

Thank zzzster
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We came down to the beach after lunch to enjoy the waves, some beers, some chips and people watch. We met a beach kitty that was very sweet and treated her to a fish lunch. I think the staff thought we were crazy but they...More

Thank littlemomma_1955
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Went and saw alot of great food but we only had beers. We will be going back as you can't beat the location. The service was great! Nice breese from the ocean and some surfing too!

Thank jimandsusan
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: First Restaurant on the Left of the Beach, San Francisco, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +52 311 258 4334
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