Kookaburra

Playa Diamante

Long considered one of the best restaurants in Acapulco, the Kookaburra has traded its hilltop location near the center of the bay for the La Isla Shopping Village...

  • Fine Dining
  • International

Sirocco

Lomas del Marqués

Sirocco is a paella/seafood restaurant and tapas bar that has been on the scene since the glory days of 1968 when movie stars like Lana Turner, Rock Hudson and...

  • Casual
  • Spanish

Tony's Asian Bistro

Guitarrón

Tony's Asian Bistro only has eight tables, but they're some of the most sought after in the city. Paris-born Chef Erik Nguyen prepares his daily set menu of...

  • Café or Bistro
  • Asian fusion

100% Natural

Costera Alemán

100% Natural restaurant features healthy and nutritious meals, primarily vegetarian but there's also a turkey-ham sandwich on the menu. Popular with the...

  • Casual
  • Vegetarian

Applebee's

Magallanes

A familiar American stand-by, Applebee's is pleasant, affordable and offers food for all tastes. It's located inside Galerías Diana on the Costera Miguel Alemán.

  • Casual
  • International

Baikal

Guitarrón

Baikal is one of the most exclusive restaurants in Acapulco, specializing in cutting-edge French, Asian and Mediterranean cuisine, The menu includes meat, fish,...

  • Fine Dining
  • Fusion

Barba Roja

Club Deportivo

Barba Roja - Red Beard - has a fun touristy pirate theme and sells souvenir T-shirts, but it also has steaks and seafood to write home about and great sunset views.

  • Theme
  • International

Becco al Mare

Guitarrón

The upmarket Becco al Mare offers contemporary Italian cuisine with an emphasis on seafoods, served in a modern and elegant dining room whose architectural design is...

  • Fine Dining
  • Italian

Bellavista

La Brisas

Located in the fabled Las Brisas resort on the hillside above the bay, the Bellavista offers stunning views and fine cuisine in a romantic and elegant atmosphere.

  • Fine Dining
  • International

Beto Godoy

Barra Vieja

Serving up fish at the river's edge since 1969, Beto Godoy is a 15-minute taxi ride from the Acapulco southern suburb of Diamante. The open-air restaurant is famous...

  • Seafood
  • Mexican

Carlos'n Charlie's

Diamante

Headquartered in Cancun, Carlos'n Charlie's is a casual-dining chain of Mexican restaurants found in tourist destinations around the county and the Caribbean (and in...

  • Family style
  • International

Carmenere

Costa Azul

Carmenere is a wine bar and international-style restaurant with outdoor seating as well as an air-conditioned interior. In a small strip mall near the Casa de la...

  • Casual
  • International

Casa Yalma Kaan

Barra Vieja

Casa Yalma Kaan is the rustic beachside restaurant of a 7-room hotel of the same name. The menu centers on fresh fish, seafood and vegetables but also has meat

  • Seafood
  • Local Cuisine

El Cabrito

Costa Azul

Now near the Convention Center,l Cabrito (little goat) first opened in 1963 on Hornos Beach, serving traditional and regional cuisine. The speciality of the house is...

  • Steakhouse
  • Mexican

El Fogón

Costa Azul

El Fogón is a traditional Mexican restaurant decorated like an old hacienda. It's open around the clock 365 days a year.

  • Steakhouse
  • Mexican

El Gaucho

Club Deportivo

El Gaucho is the Argentine restaurant in Hotel El Presidented Acapulco. Saturdays tango shows are presented at 7:45 pm, 8:45 pm and 9:45 pm.

  • Steakhouse
  • Argentine

El Gran Recuerdo

Farallón

With an impressive terrace and bay views, El Gran Recuerdo has an International kitchen offering main courses like rib eye steak and duck with pistachios. It can...

  • Fine Dining
  • International

El Nono Restaurant

Hornos

The thatch-roofed El Nono is at street level only two steps to the popular Hornos Beach. Decorated with photos of Old Acapulco, it serves reasonably priced meals and

  • Seafood
  • Local Cuisine

El Pulpo Restaurant-Bar

Playa Bonfil

El Pulpo (The Octopus) is a typical Mexican beach restaurant with a pool and affordable prices at the Playa Bonfil, Acapulco's "surfing" beach. The beach is close to

  • Beach
  • Local Cuisine

Fisher's Acapulco

Magallanes

Fisher's Acapulco, a seafood restaurant in Gallerías Diana Shopping Mall, has a family atmosphere, a children's menu and moderate prices. It's a branch of a small

  • Seafood
  • International

Forza Italia

Club Deportivo

A favorite with American and Italian tourists, Forza Italia offers traditional Northern Italian cuisine and pizza at reasonable prices. It's set back from the street

  • Casual
  • Italian

Harry's Steak House & Raw Bar

Playa Diamante

Harry's, the sleek steakhouse in La Isla Shopping Village, is known for its attentive service, martinis served in individual shakers and USDA Prime and certified...

  • Steakhouse
  • International

Haye's

Guerrero

In Plaza Bahía, Haye's specializes in Lebanese dishes like kibbeh and lamb in a dining room that looks straight from Beirut. On weekends, singers serenade

  • Casual
  • Middle Eastern

La Cabaña de Caleta

Playa Caleta

La Cabaña de Caleta on Caleta beach, one of the oldest beaches in Acapulco, is frequented by locals who appreciate the service, Mexican seafood dishes and affordable...

  • Beach
  • Local Cuisine

La Mansión Restaurant-Bar

Magallanes

La Mansión is a Mexican steakhouse chain that opened in 1957. Its location on the Costera in front of the Golf Club is a longtime Acapulco favorite for...

  • Steakhouse
  • Mexican

Linda Vista

Guitarrón

With a spectacular terrace, Linda Vista - Pretty View - lives up to its name and may very well live up to its claim of having the best view in Acapulco. Specializing...

  • Seafood
  • International

Maricos Pipo's

Magallanes

Mariscos Pipo's, popular among locals, uses traditional family recipes in the preparation of fish and seafoods, served at affordable prices.

  • Seafood
  • Local Cuisine

Mi Piaci

Zócalo

Mi Piaci ("I like it") is an affordable Italian restaurant that offers pastas, meat dishes and over-baked pizzas and calzones. On the Zócalo, it has an outdoor

  • Casual
  • Italian

Paradise

La Condesa

On Condesca Beach, Paradise spends its days as a seafood restaurant and beach club with ringside seats for the Paradise Bungy. After dark, it turns into a bar.

  • Casual
  • International

Primos Restaurante

Magallanes

Across from El Gran Plaza, Primos is a cozy family restaurant-bar serving Italian dishes and pizza in a small air-conditioned dining room and on an outdoor patio.

  • Casual
  • Italian