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Villa Ortega's

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Barracuda #77, Puerto Nuevo, Mexico
+52 661 614 0706
10:00 - 20:00
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27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there and had dinner. We sat at the tables right by the glass closes to the water. We got soaked as the waves crashed in and had to move the table a little further away. But we didn't mind at all. The kids thought it was the coolest thing ever.

Thank Magaliv86
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506 reviews
341 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a very long way to drive for a small $20 lobster... I have been here twice now and probably had enough, and paid for their ambience.. quality of food was good and service was excellent.. if you're going for those you're at the right place. Tortillas are huge and good. Also, no credit cards.. lots of restaurant competition... More 

Thank cannonater
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52 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a magnificent view with excellent fresh and delicious lobster? This is the place. Hand made tortillas with beans and a beautiful risotto, it is simply amazing. Very clean and nice ambience! Definitely a must when you visit Baja!

Thank Ma P
Queretaro City, Mexico
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31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

This place is a must. Just above a cliff, you can see incredible views if the Pacific Ocean. Food is great. It was my first time with lobsters. incredible taste and the side dishes: beans and red rice just made it incredible. Huge flour tortillas are just the perfect couple for the lobsters. Prices are just like most things in... More 

1 Thank Mexwanderer
la mesa
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Puerto Nuevo isn't the crazy value it was in times past; but it's still a fun meal in a great location at a decent price by American standards. we got there late, and they only had small and XL lobsters left, so--of course--we each had an XL lobsters. thirty bucks each, including all the appetizers and trimmings and extras. not... More 

Thank markoestreicher
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We took a cab to Puerto nuevo to have lunch every one fights for you. We walked in went up stairs the service was great but you pay for it. It's pricey. The flower tortillas made fresh are to die for . We had the lobster ,rice beans and a soup great food . My only complaint the price you... More 

Thank Tony A
Norwalk, California
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I love to go eat here every year for my birthday the food is so good! The lobster and tortilla soup my favorite are the little rolls they give you with cream cheese and jalapeños! Not to mention the great view right on a cliff!

Thank amarie R
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I love Villa Ortega's. I went about 2 weeks ago with family before we went wine tasting. It had been years since I had been to the restaurant and it was delicious. We arrived around 11am and it was not crowded. The large outdoor seating was beginning to get filled, but we were sat immediately. We ordered micheladas, ceviche and... More 

Thank ErikaWineandTravels
Dana Point, California
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Place was huge. Servers were great, attentive and helpful. Got a table to watch the sunset. It's a bit hectic driving to it. Just ignore the street valets trying to get you to park and drive straight there. Valet park once you're there. Tip a buck or two when you leave. More food than we could eat. Different size lobsters... More 

1 Thank Greg B
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We had a good lunch and the food was good, I used to to Puerto Nuevo many years ago , it wasn't as big , and the lobster was fresh , now is all frozen it does not taste the same, the thing that surprised me was that when the check came it had a tax of 17% and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Latin, Seafood
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barracuda #77, Puerto Nuevo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Puerto Nuevo
  • Phone Number: +52 661 614 0706

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