Guidebook for Ensenada

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Guidebook for Ensenada

Food Scene

Amazing Brazilian steakhouse! Priced as male or female. Discount after 7pm midweek. Don't miss the bacon wrapped filet mignon, garlic bread, and pineapple.
12 locals recommend
Mr. Pampas Restaurant
1790 Lázaro Cárdenas
12 locals recommend
Amazing Brazilian steakhouse! Priced as male or female. Discount after 7pm midweek. Don't miss the bacon wrapped filet mignon, garlic bread, and pineapple.
Pablano chicken is unbelievable! 3 for 2 after 4pm on wed and thur.
7 locals recommend
Mr. & Mrs Waffle
7 locals recommend
Pablano chicken is unbelievable! 3 for 2 after 4pm on wed and thur.
Great tacos and adoboda!
Taqueria La México
187 Av Mexico
Great tacos and adoboda!
Fresh fish. Smoked tacos are great! I love the mango mint chutney fish. For desert the pear in wine sauce to amazin!
8 locals recommend
Restaurante Barra Azul
1090 Calle Once
8 locals recommend
Fresh fish. Smoked tacos are great! I love the mango mint chutney fish. For desert the pear in wine sauce to amazin!
Fun upbeat spot in centro for great Birria
15 locals recommend
Birrieria La Guadalajara
154 Macheros
15 locals recommend
Fun upbeat spot in centro for great Birria
Great shrimp ceviche tostadas.
6 locals recommend
El Primo Nava
6 locals recommend
Great shrimp ceviche tostadas.
Great spot for pizza in the valle. Also have one in valle dorado in town.
35 locals recommend
Ochentos Pizza
35 locals recommend
Great spot for pizza in the valle. Also have one in valle dorado in town.
Best Burgers in town. Root beer floats with candied bacon!
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Best Burgers in town. Root beer floats with candied bacon!
American style breakfast. Don't miss out on the chipotle salsa. Ask for it on the side!
7 locals recommend
Pancake Place
7 locals recommend
American style breakfast. Don't miss out on the chipotle salsa. Ask for it on the side!
Fresh made ice cream on the stainless steel plate with mixes added in right in front of you. YUMMY! across from 3 heads park. Next to the horse carriages.
Rolling's
Fresh made ice cream on the stainless steel plate with mixes added in right in front of you. YUMMY! across from 3 heads park. Next to the horse carriages.
Best carne asada tortas in Ensenada!
12 locals recommend
El Paisa Tacos
1043 Avenida 20 de Noviembre
12 locals recommend
Best carne asada tortas in Ensenada!
Great pizza, pasta, and salad.
10 locals recommend
El Taste Ochentos
10 locals recommend
Great pizza, pasta, and salad.
Best hot wings I ever eaten! Hubby loves the chipotle, I like honey bbq.
The wing spot
2099 Cortez
Best hot wings I ever eaten! Hubby loves the chipotle, I like honey bbq.
Lots to offer here (fancy style food court). Romantic outdoor seating under lights. Great sushi - tempura spicy chicken plate is awesome. Italian - weekends his lasagna is amazing. Vegan tacos - chipotle tufu is shockingly good. Burgers are good. Crepes are wonderful when they are open. * bring your own drinks *
Jardin Gastronomico
98 Av Mexico
Lots to offer here (fancy style food court). Romantic outdoor seating under lights. Great sushi - tempura spicy chicken plate is awesome. Italian - weekends his lasagna is amazing. Vegan tacos - chipotle tufu is shockingly good. Burgers are good. Crepes are wonderful when they are open. * bring your own drinks *
Best margarita and view on the drive to or from Ensenada! Early bird or lunch specials are good food prices. Don't miss out on homemade flour tortillas!
21 locals recommend
Gary's La Fonda Hotel & Restaurant
21 locals recommend
Best margarita and view on the drive to or from Ensenada! Early bird or lunch specials are good food prices. Don't miss out on homemade flour tortillas!
Best birrieria in town! Ask for vasa birrieria de res con jugo. Handmade corn tortillas.
Birrieria El Nochistlense
281 16 de Septiembre
Best birrieria in town! Ask for vasa birrieria de res con jugo. Handmade corn tortillas.
Good Chinese food. Eat in or get it to go. HUGE portions. We love the Mongolian chicken.
Rica China
Good Chinese food. Eat in or get it to go. HUGE portions. We love the Mongolian chicken.
Cheap and good pizza! They also deliver!
OTTIS PIZZA
Cheap and good pizza! They also deliver!
Burgers and chicken sandwiches. They deliver! Outdoor limited seating.
Bayo'S Burguer
1706 Cuauhtémoc
Burgers and chicken sandwiches. They deliver! Outdoor limited seating.
Stunning views and fine dining!
21 locals recommend
El Restaurante en Punta Morro
21 locals recommend
Stunning views and fine dining!
"Vintage Sabores de Antaño" Authentic mexican food in charming outdoor atmosphere. Weekend buffet it great! Don't miss hand made tortillas.
Blvd. Gral. Juan Zertuche 686
686 Blvd. Gral. Juan Zertuche
"Vintage Sabores de Antaño" Authentic mexican food in charming outdoor atmosphere. Weekend buffet it great! Don't miss hand made tortillas.

Drinks & Nightlife

Iconic bar in Mexico! Must see.
93 locals recommend
Hussong’s Cantina
93 locals recommend
Iconic bar in Mexico! Must see.
Popular for music and drinking!
41 locals recommend
Papas & Beer Ensenada
41 locals recommend
Popular for music and drinking!
One of the few micro brews in Ensenada.
58 locals recommend
Microbrewery Aguamala
58 locals recommend
One of the few micro brews in Ensenada.
Sweeter wines. Cheese, breads, and spreads.
12 locals recommend
Midnight Sun (Wines)
12 locals recommend
Sweeter wines. Cheese, breads, and spreads.
Bold wines in beautiful setting
Vinos Fuentes
290 Principal
Bold wines in beautiful setting
Artisan liquors featuring tons of flavors!
6 locals recommend
Restaurante y Vivero la Hacienda
6 locals recommend
Artisan liquors featuring tons of flavors!

Entertainment & Activities

Zip Lines are well worth the drive!
43 locals recommend
Las Cañadas Campamento
43 locals recommend
Zip Lines are well worth the drive!
Movie Theater only 50 pesos during the day. Park up the ramp next to Starbucks. 10 Pesos to park if you pay at the box office. Don't miss the caramel popcorn.
10 locals recommend
Cinépolis Plaza Marina
10 locals recommend
Movie Theater only 50 pesos during the day. Park up the ramp next to Starbucks. 10 Pesos to park if you pay at the box office. Don't miss the caramel popcorn.
Bigger theater in Macro plaza.
9 locals recommend
Cinépolis Macroplaza del Mar
Mz. 54 Av Dr Pedro Loyola
9 locals recommend
Bigger theater in Macro plaza.
Water show near waterfront during certain hours. Near marina.
16 locals recommend
Ventana al Mar
16 locals recommend
Water show near waterfront during certain hours. Near marina.

Parks & Nature

Hotsprings! busy on weekends. super peaceful during week. price is about 80pesos per person. off grid. don't take low riding car as you cross creeks on the way to it.
Rancho Agua Caliente
Hotsprings! busy on weekends. super peaceful during week. price is about 80pesos per person. off grid. don't take low riding car as you cross creeks on the way to it.
Cool park. Live music.
Revolución Park
Cool park. Live music.

Essentials

Everything. Like a Mexican walmart. Great prices.
Módulo de ventas izzi Bodega Aurrera Ensenada
214 Blvd. Circuito Ote.
Everything. Like a Mexican walmart. Great prices.
Calimax Cortez
177 Prolongacion Calzada Cortez

Shopping

11 locals recommend
Costco Wholesale
11 locals recommend
Fresh fish market.
Pescaderia Sánchez
1970 Av. Diamante
Fresh fish market.