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RESTAURANTS  (Melaque, San Patricio & Villa Obregón)  © www.Melaque.ca

There are many good places to eat in Melaque.  They range from expensive high class restaurants to BEACH PALAPAS RESTAURANTS and low-cost STREET-SIDE EATERIES.  Some places are seasonal, and new ones often show up on short notice.  These lists are by no means complete.

Alebrije   Antigo   Aroma   Ayala   Bistro Escondido   Bistro Gigi   Bugambilias   Calypso   Doña Aqueda   El Buen Gusto   El Pelón   El Sorry   El Tulipán   Esmeraldas   El Marino   El Patio   El Quetzal   El Siciliano   Emily   Estela   Flor Morena   Hermanos Rubí   Kai Murasaki   Kyoto   La Braza   La Chula   La Fonda de Lee   La Flor   La Oficina   La Salamandra   La Taza   La Palapa   La Playita   La Tortilla   Las 3 BBB   Las Guinas   Los Molcajetes   Maria's   Mari   Red Lobster   Roosters   San Miguel   Scooby   The Frog   Tomy   Torta's Maui    Vainilla Pimienta

ALEBRIJE

Restaurant Alebrijes (San Patricio)

Restaurant Alebrije  (San Patricio)
Avenida Benito Juárez No.43 (upstairs)
Propietaria: Marcela
Tel: 01(331).169.9975
Specialty: salads, pastas, flamed fajitas, arrachera, burgers & lasagne
Open daily for Breakfast, Brunch and Dinners.
8am-2pm & 4pm-10pm.  Inside View
Located above the florist shop across from Tacos Surf.

ANTIGO  355.5393

Antigo Bar Social Antigo Bar Social  (Old Ava's) (Since 2003)
Calle Alvaro Obregón No.5 (San Patricio)    
Propietaria: Amalia Valdez Andrade  Chef: Memo
Tel: (315).355.5393    Inside View (old)
Specialty: Rib eye steak, Chamorro de puerco.
Open: Every day, Noon - 11pm.
Inside seating for 50+, plus 15 outside lounge chairs.
Weekly Live Entertainment  Located 2 blocks from the beach. 

AROMA

Aroma Café - San Patricio Melaque, Jalisco, Mexico

Aroma Café                              
Calle Miguel Hildalgo No.?
Morning Coffee shop.
Specialty: Coffee's, Cakes and Muffins.
Located in San Patricio beside Los Mocajetes Restaurant.
Street View

AYALA  355.5425

RESTAURANT AYALA

Restaurant Ayala
Calle Carrillo Puerto
No.66    Tel: (315).355.5425
Specialty: Home cooked Mexican food.
Chile Relleno Special Monday & Friday.
Gerente: Silvia Edith Alcantar de Ayala  Empleado: Armando
Open daily 8am - 5pm
Located on the corner of Calle Carrillo Puerto and Avenida Ramon Corona, just west of the narrow market (fondas).

BISTRO ESCONDIDO  355.6579

Bistro Escondido Restaurant Bar Bistro Escondido Restaurant Bar    (Since 2013)
Calle Las Palmitas No.2
Dueña: Arianna Pimienta  Gerente: Daniel Vidrio Flores
Tel: (315).355.6579  Cel: (315).110.4978
Specialty: BBQ - Burgers, Mexican Cuisine, weekly specials.
Reservations required for upstairs dining.  Seating for 25+.
Open Thursday-Tuesday 2:00pm - 10:00pm.
Located in Melaque West near Hotel Rio.

BISTRO GIGI  355.8268 ***NEW LOCATION***

BISTRO GIGI - Villa Obregon, Jal., Mexico Bistro Gigi    (Since 2008)
Avenida Abel Salgado No.20
Propietaria: Gisele Gauthier
Tel: (315).355.8268  Cel: (315).101.2281
Specialties: French dip, croque-monsieur, pastrami, daily vegetarian and dinner specials, beer and wine.
Outside seating for 25+ persons. Reservations preferred.
Open Monday to Friday starting at 5pm.  October till April.
Located
in Villa Obregón behind Bungalows Quinta Julia.

BUGAMBILIAS  355.6471

 Restaurant Bugambilias  (Comida Méxicano) Restaurant Bugambilias  (Comida Méxicana)
Calle Gordiano Guzman No.26
Dueña: Norma Fierro Pinzoñ
Tel: (315).355.6471
Specialty: Chilaquiles con Pollo, pancakes, etc.
Open for Breakfasts 8am-1pm.  Inside seating for 12+ persons.
Open weekends 2pm-11pm as Doña Bertha (Antojitos Mexicanos)
Located half block North of Restaurant Che'z Cedric.

CALYPSO  355.7168

CAFE BOUTIQUE VIVA CALYPSO Café Viva Calypso
Avenida
Gómez Farías No. 250-G
Café with specialty coffees and light meals.
Propietaria: Maria Ortiz   Gerente: Cate
Tel: (315).355.7168  Cel: (3150.100.7095
Specialty: Baguettes, salads, pastas, quiche, chile rellenos, etc.
Open for breakfast and lunch 8am-6pm. Closed Tuesdays.
9
tables with seating for 20+ persons inside and outside.
Located
at the corner of López Mateos and Gomez Farías.

DONA AQUEDA  355.7438

Mariscos y Pizzas Doña Aqueda Mariscos Y Pizzas Doña Aqueda
Calle López Mateos No.4
Tel: (315).355.7438
Propietaria: Alma Gpe (Guadalupe) Vezquez
Specialty: Pizzas and Mariscos.
Open Lunes a Domingo 8:00am till 12pm.
Inside and outside seating for 35+ persons.
Located at the foot of Mateos near the Malecon.

EL BUEN GUSTO

RESTAURANTE EL BUEN GUSTO Restaurante El Buen Gusto
Calle Adolfo López Mateos No.35-A (No.18-A)
Propietario: Benjamin Macias Solis
Specialty: Mexicana  Open 8:30 - 10pm everyday.
Cooking Carne &
Tortillas

EL PELON

RESTAURANT EL PELON El Pelón Restaurant    (Since 2015)
Calle Alvaro Obregón No.62
Dueño: Cesar Languren Iñiguez
Cel: 315-102-0961
Specialty: Seafood, Sopa 7 Mares, Globo de Mar
Inside seating for 45+ persons.
Open daily 9:30am - 6:00pm.
Located in Villa Obregón next to bar "El Pachuco"

EL SORRY

Carnitas El Sorry - San Patricio Melaque

Carnitas El Sorry                                
Blvd. Emiliano Zapata No.154 (Mex200 Hwy.)
Cel: (315).109.7171
Open for Breakfast & Lunch
Specialty: Buche, tripita, cueritos y patitas.
Located off the highway at San Patricio at Hotel Las Palmas.

EL TULIPÁN

El Tulipán (Cocina Económico) - San Patricio Melaque

El Tulipán Cocina Económico                               
Calle Reforma No.?  Comida Corrida (food on the run) 
Propietaria: ?
Specialty: Filete de Pescado, Milanesa de Res, Pollo y Guisados (stews) del dia, Pozole.
Open daily for lunch, 1:00pm till 5:00pm.  Closed Sunday.
Inside seating for 12+ persons.  Take out available.  Sign
Located in Villa Obregón near Avenida Benito Juárez.

ESMERALDA 104.5647

ESMERALDAS RESTAURANT Esmeralda's Restaurant                   WiFi
Avenida Gomez Farías No.461 (Old La Campesina location)
Specialty: Breakfasts, eggs, cereal, pancakes & waffles,
Drinks: smoothies, juice and the never empty cup of coffee. 
Propietaria: Esmeralda García Martínez  Tel:(315).104.5647
Breakfasts 8am-2pm, BBQ Ribs Saturday nights 6-9pm.
Open daily November till April.  Seating for 90+ persons.

EL MARINO  115.2102

El Marino Restaurant-Bar El Marino Restaurant
Avenida Abel Salgado No.35    (Villa Obregón)
Propietaria: Marissa Banda
Cel: 044.(315).115.2102 & 044.(315).109.2797
Specialty: molcajetes, el platillo de chiles enogada.
Open daily 2:00pm to 10:00pm.  Live Music Fridays 6:00pm.
Inside seating for 50+ persons.  Night Photo
Located across from Hotel San Felipe.

EL PATIO  109.0210

El Patio de Sebastian Restaurant El Patio de Sebastian Restaurant                 WiFi
Avenida Gomez Farías No.14    (Melaque)
Propietarios: Anna Della Rodriguez y Gillberto
Tel: (315).109.0210
Specialty: Omelettes, Chilaquiles, Hotcakes & Waffles.
Dinner: Filet Migñon, Dorato Pesto, Camarones Patio, BBQ Ribs.
Open 8am to 4pm &  6pm to 11pm.  Entrance Foyer
Street side and Inside Seating for 40+ persons.
Located across from Hotel Las Brisas.

EL QUETZAL  355.5276

Restaurant Bar El Quetzal Restaurant Bar El Quetzal
Calle Fresno No.25    (West Melaque)
Propietarios: Laura y Felipe
Tel: (315).351.5276  Cel: (315).108.2992
Specialty: Pastas, Salads, Meat dishes, Crepes & Pizzas.
Open Tuesday to Sunday  12:00am to 11:00pm. 
Seating for 80+ persons. International Cuisine.
Located across the street from Restaurant Kosonoy.

EL SAZON

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El Sazón de Chayito                                   
Blvd. Emiliano Zapata No.? (Mex200 Hwy.)
Cel: (315).112.0575  Open for Breakfast & Lunch
Specialty: Huevos al Gusto, Enchiladas, Filete de Pescado
Located in Villa Obregón across from the gas station.

EL SICILIANO

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Pizzeria El Siciliano  (Since 2015)
Avenida Gomez Farías No.365
Dueña: Martha E. Cruz Castillo
Cel: (315).100.7428, (315).109.4797
Specialty: Italian Pizza
Open daily 12noon till midnight.
Located in San Patricio.

EMILY  355.6470

Pizzería Emily Pizzería Emily    (Since 1987)
Calle Lopez Mateos No.83-C
 (San Patricio)
Tel: (315).355.6470
P
ropietaria: Josefina Alvarado Grana.
Open for dinner, 5:30pm till 11:00pm.  Closed Tuesday.
Inside seating for 16+ persons.
Located north of the Jardín 1/2 block off Hwy. Mex 200.

ESTELA  355.5471

Restaurant Aqui es con Estela Restaurant Aquí Es Con Estela
Calle Gordiano Guzman No.39
 (San Patricio)
Tel: (315).355.5471/5472
Propietaria: Estela
Specialty: Comida Corrida (food on the run)
Open daily for lunch, 1:00pm till 5:00pm.  Closed Sunday.
Inside seating for 16+ persons.  Take out & home delivery.
Located one block behind the church.

FLOR MORENO

RESTAURANT FLOR MORENA Restaurant Flor Moreno  (San Patricio)
Avenida Benito Juárez No. 21
Propietaria: Altagracia Contreras "Ambita"
Specialty
: Antojitos Mexicanos Y Pozole de Camarón
Evenings only.
Located on the south side of Benito Juarez south of the park
.
Come early as tables are limited.
Be prepared to stand in line.

KAI MURASAKI

Restaurante Kai Murasaki Restaurante Kai Murasaki
Avenida  Alberto Macias No.7 (Col. Los Presidentes)

Specialty: Pescado a la plancha, Sushi, Comida Japonesa.
Propietario: Goro Tanaka 
Tel: (315).355.8832
  Reservations preferred.
Open Tuesday to Saturday - 11:30am till 4:30pm.
Inside Seating for 35+ persons.
  Take-Out food available.
Near the corner of Calle Alvaro Obregón in Villa Obregón.

KYOTO  355.6747

Kyota Restaurant Kyoto Restaurant (Japanese food)  (Since 2010)
Avenida Benito Juárez No.24
Specialty: Yakimeshi, Sushis Yakisoba.
Propietario: Jose Cruz Barrelo
Tel: (315).355.6747  Cel: (315).354.2544 
Open daily Noon - 9:00pm.  Phone for Take-Out.
Inside and street seating for 25+ persons.
Located in San Patricio on Taco Row.

MAUI  355.6283

HAMBURGESA MAUI Torta's Maui  (Old name - Hamburgesa Maui)
Calle Alvaro Obregón No.15
Specialty: Tortas & Hamburgers, Cubanas, Sandwiches y Licuados.
Servicio a Domicilio (Take out Food)
Propietarios: Jose Luis Plascencia R. & Irene Lopez N.
Tel: (315).355.6283    El Menu
Open 1:00am - 11:00pm every day.  Cheeseburger platter.
Located in East San Patricio on the corner of Avenida Ramon Corona & Calle Alvaro Obregón.

HERMANOS RUBI

Mariscos y Carnes Hermanos Rubí Mariscos y Carnes Hermanos Rubí
E. Zapata No.?  (This is Mex 200 highway)
Administradora: Belén Vidrio  Cel: (315).106.9945
Specialty: Comida Méxicana
Open Tuesday to Sunday, 10am till 6pm.
This large Restaurant has Seating for 370+ persons, plus parking.
New 2011 Street side Restaurant with Seating for 120+ Persons.
Located North side of Mex200 hwy, between Melaque and Jaluco, East of the little hill. (en El Cerrito de la Cal)  More Seating

LA BRAZA

LA BRAZA RESTAURANT Restaurant La Braza  (Old Sambuca location)
Calle Gordiano Guzman No.37
Dueño: Israel  Cel:(315).109.9996
Chef: Chez Cedric    Closed Wednesday.
Specialty: Costillas a la BBQ, Pizza a La Leña.
Sample Plates: Steak  Pork  Chicken  Pasta
Open: 5:00pm - 11:00pm.  Inside Seating for 60 persons.
Upstairs palapa l
ocated behind the church in San Patricio.

LA CHULA

Restaurant La Chula Restaurant La Chula  
Avenida Miguel Hildalgo No.125    (Villa Obregón)
Gerente: Jorge Ramirez Macias
Specialty: Home cooked Mexican dinners (Cena)
Open daily 7pm -12pm.  Inside seating for 40+ persons.
Located at the corner of Calle Revolution across from Jardín Villa Obregón.

LA FONDA DE LEE  355.8920

Photo Unavailable La Fonda de Lee  (Comida China)                     
Benito Juárez No.103
Tel: (315).355.8920
Specialty: Stewed pork or chicken & vegetables with rice.
Open: 12noon till 10pm.  Take out & Home delivery.
Located across from Abarrotes Jamoa de Chelis.

LA FLOR DEL CAFE

RESTAURANT LA FLOR DEL CAFE Restaurant La Flor del Cafe  (arte-cafe)
Gordiano Guzmán No.79
Propietarios: Erendira and Gus.
Cel: (315).109.0364
Specialty: Cafe/Cappuccinos, Baguettes, Smoothies & Omelets.
Open daily 7:00am - 10:30pm. 8 tier Bike Rack. Old Location
Inside Inside, Patio and street seating for 50+ persons.
Located beside the Medical Laboratory up from the Free Clinic

LA OFICINA  355.8606

LA OFICINA RESTAURANT-BAR La Oficina Bar & Restaurante                    
Calle Revolution No.41
Dueño: Aaron Colrin  Tel: (315).355.8606
Specialty: Burgers, Chili and Cesar salads.
Full bar, Cocktails & Draft beer.  Happy hour 4pm-8pm.
Open Monday - Saturday, 1:00pm till closing. Closed Sundays.
Located in Villa Obregón 1block North of the V.O. Jardín.

LA TAZA NEGRA  355.7080

La Taza Negra Cafe La Taza Negra Café & Coffee Roaster
Avenida
Vicente Guerrero No.112
Dueños: Ben & Alexa Boyt
Tel: (315).355.7080  Cel: 044.(314).111.2888
Specialty: Gourmet coffee & home baked goods.
Open November-March, Tue.-Sat. 8am-1pm. Closed Sun. & Mon.
Located in Villa Obregón, 3 blocks East of Calle  Restaurant.

LA PALAPA

La Palapa Wings - San Patricio Melaque La Palapa Wings                       
Calle Gordiano Guzman No.49B
Cel: (315).108.1239
Specialty:?
Open:?
Located near corner of Av. Morelos, just North of Estellas.

LA PLAYITA  355.8860

MARISCOS LA PLAYITA Mariscos La Playita    (Since 2014)
Blvd. Emiliano Zapata No.66
Dueño: Victor Toreres
Tel: (315).355.8860/7646  Cell: 315.104.6866
Specialty: Authentic Mexican food & Seafood.
Open daily 9:00am - 7:00pm.  Seating for 75+ persons.
Located along Mex200 highway in Melaque beside El Sazon.

LA TORTILLA

La Tortilla Que Fuma Restaurant La Tortilla Que Fuma    (Since 2016)
Avenida Gómez Farías No.
Propietaria:
Cel: (315).114.9644  Menu  Inside seating for 20+ persons.
Specialty: Huevos al Gusto, Chilaquiles & Quesadillas.
Open: Monday-Saturday 8:00am-4:00pm for breakfasts & lunches.
Located beside the Casa de Cambio by the Bus Station.

LAS 3 BBB

Desayunos Las 3 BBB Desayunos Las 3 BBB    (Since 2015)
Avenida Benito Juárez No.85
Propietaria: Sra. Rosa Linda Alcala
Cel: (315).110.3953
Specialty: Chilaquiles, Huevos Al Gusto, Omeletes, etc.
Open daily 8:00am-4:00pm for breakfasts and lunches.
Inside and street seating for 12+ persons.
Located 1/2 block East of the pool hall.  Closed Thursdays.

LAS GUINAS  355.7741

PAPAS LAS GUINAS Papas Asadas Las Güinas                        
Avenida Alberto Macias No.55  (Colonia Presidentes)
Propietaria: Sra. Luz Arcelia Glez M.
Tel: (315).355.7741 Cels: (315).100.7855, (315).112.9209.
Specialty: Papas asadas al carbon, Papas asadas rellenos.
Baked potatoes cooked Sinaloa style.  Deluxe Spud
Open evenings at 6:00pm-11pm for dinners.
Located in Villa Obregón at Calle Francisco Villa.

LOS MOLCAJETES  355.5173

Los Molcajetes Restaurant Los Mocajetes Restaurant-Bar    (Since 1996)
Calle Miguel Hildalgo No.303
Specialty: Pollo Estilo Alcatraz (chicken in a lava bowl).
Propietaria: Susana Aguilar Ortega
Tel: (315).355.7471  Cel: (315).355.5173

Outside seating for 50+ persons under sun shade.
Located one block off the beach at Gómez Farias.

MARIA'S  355.5740

Restaurant de Maria Restaurant de Maria    (Since 2014)
Avenida Ramon Corona No.127
Propietario: Luis Jorge Becerra Rodriguez
Tel: (315).355.5740
Specialty: Seafood Fettuccini, Filet mignon  
Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner 8:00am - 11:00pm.
Closed Wednesday. Outside patio seating for 50+ persons.  Banos 
Located in San Patricio at the corner of Calle Pedro Moreno.

MARI

Restaurant Mari Guadalupe   Restaurant Mari Guadalupe              
Calle Carrillo Puerto No.?
Open for Breakfasts and Lunches.
Specialty: Huevos al Gusto, Costilla de Puerco.
Located across from Restaurant Ayala.

RED LOBSTER  355.6424

The Red Lobster The Red Lobster
Calle Alejandrina No.123
Propietario: Alvaro Adrian Rubio Salto.
Cocinero: Francisco Rubio Torres.

Tel: (315).355.6424, Cel: (315).104.4737.
Specialty: Camerones, Chacales y Langosta.

Open daily 9:00am till 10:00pm.
Breakfasts include free nescafe coffee.
Located in Villa Obregon at the corner of Av. Vicente Guerroero.

ROOSTERS  355.5870

Restaurant Roosters Restaurant Roosters    (Since 2002)  WiFi
Avenida
Gómez Farías No.26   
Propietarios: Gary & Joyce Pittman
Tel: (315).355.5870
Specialty: Eggs Benedict, Flaming Fajitas.
Open daily 8am-2pm, 5pm-10pm.
Inside & Outside Seating for 60 persons.
Located across from the Banamex bank.

LA SALAMANDRA  355.5530

RESTAURANT-BAR LA SALAMANDRA La Salamandra Restaurant-Bar    (Since 2005)
Avenida Abel Salgado No.382
Propietaria: Paloma Bernhardt
Tel: (315).355.5530  Reservations preferred.
Specialty: Filete mignon, Camarones al coco, Rollo mar & Salmon.
Seating for 50+ persons.
  Night Photo 
Open Thurs to Sun, 5pm - 11:30pm November to March.
Located in Villa Obregón, 1/2 block East of Bungalows Pacifico.

SAN MIGUEL  100.8854  **NEW LOCATION**

Restaurant Hacienda San Miguel - Melaque Restaurant Hacienda San Miguel (de Don Tomas)
Calle Lopez Mateos No.16
Cel: (315).100.8854
Propietario:
Specialty: Burritos Mojados, Tacos y Pozole.
Inside & outside seating for 30+ persons.
Open most evenings.
Located beach side of restaurant El Buen Gusto.

SCOOBY

TACOS SCOOBY

Tacos Scooby
Calle Alvaro Obregón No.36
Propietarios: Chef Octavio & Christina Cruz.
Cel:(315).107.3499  Old Photo
Specialty: Tacos de Cabeza al Pastor, BBQ ribs & steaks.
Open Daily - Breakfasts 7am-1pm, Dinners 6pm-11pm.
Inside and outside seating for 30+ persons.
Located in Villa Obregón 3 blocks South of Mex-200
.

THE FROG  355.8779

The Frog Restaurant The Frog Restaurant
Calle Esmeralda No.33  (Villa Obregon)
Propietarios: Family Hernandez Villaseñor
Tel: (315).355.8779
Dinner Specials: Mondays - Pork Hocks
Wednesdays and Saturdays - Barbequed Ribs
Open 7am-10:30pm.  Closed Thursday.
Located between Av.Vicente Gurrero and Av.Hidlalgo.

TOMY

Photo Unavailable La Loncheria Tomy                 
Avenida Morelos No.126
Tel: (315).100.4171
Specialty: Breakfasts and light lunches
Open:?
Located near Los Angeles liquor store.

VAINILLA PIMIENTA 

Maya Tapas Bar Vainilla Pimienta    (Since 2014)
Avenida Las Cabañas No.13-E
Dueño: Gaby Ramirez Since 2014
Reservations
: Cel: (315).110.3550
Specialty: Baby back rib en salsa bourbon, ensaladas y pastas.
Open all year long, but closed Wednesdays.

Open for Dinner 7:00pm till closing.
Sunday Brunch....

Located in San Patricio across from La Paloma Resort.

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