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Things to do in Playa la Madera

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Seafood Restaurant
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“Best place to have breakfast in town, most visited by locals, affordable prices and totally delicious.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“La Madera was the original hotel zone of Zihuatanejo. Although the town has grown since then it still retains a historic charm with winding streets leading to some of the most authentic restaurants Zihuatanejo offers. Find a spot that offers grilled seafood, vegetables and rice with tortillas. Oh, and, don't forget the salsa...”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cafe
“Patio Mexica offers cooking classes preparing traditional mexican entrees. Join one class or a week of classes to perfect culinary classics. Market tours are often included.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Mexican cuisine, great value for price and delicious. Not pretentious and good vibe.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Place to eat
“ Book with Pako to discover all of the best scuba & snorkel spots or just to get out on the water and explore! You can even get PADI-certified while you are on vacation! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Los huevos motuleños son deliciosos frente al mar, con la brisa y el sonido del mar...”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nos encanta este restauran, se encuentra en una de las calles mas pintorescas del binomio Ixtapa-Zihuatnejo ”
  • 2 locals recommend
route
“This scenic winding walkway extends along beaches and over rock outcroppings from Madera Beach all the way to the municipal pier on the main town beach. It gives access to several bars and restaurants on both beaches. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Hotel
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Best for dinner. Streetside restaurant in the historic La Madera neighborhood. Best grilled fish in Zihuatanejo!”
  • 1 local recommends
Beach Bar
“Contamos con un restaurante en Playa La Madera, el cual ofrece deliciosos platillos de mariscos frescos, además de refrescantes bebidas. También podrás disfrutar de mesas, sillas y camastros frente a la playa. Pregúntanos y te indicaremos cómo llegar, ¡se encuentra muy cerca de Casa Gema! // We have a restaurant in Playa La Madera, which offers delicious and fresh seafood, as well as refreshing drinks. You can also enjoy tables, chairs and lounge chairs facing the beach. Ask us and we will tell you how to get there, it is very close to Casa Gema!”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Cafe
“Patio Mexica offers cooking classes preparing traditional mexican entrees. Join one class or a week of classes to perfect culinary classics. Market tours are often included.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Mexican cuisine, great value for price and delicious. Not pretentious and good vibe.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Los huevos motuleños son deliciosos frente al mar, con la brisa y el sonido del mar...”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nos encanta este restauran, se encuentra en una de las calles mas pintorescas del binomio Ixtapa-Zihuatnejo ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best for dinner. Streetside restaurant in the historic La Madera neighborhood. Best grilled fish in Zihuatanejo!”
  • 1 local recommends

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