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Mariscos La Playa

537 Cordova Rd. (St. Francis Dr.) Send to Phone
505-982-2790 | Menu
A traditional Mexican seafood eatery featuring authentic shrimp dishes, ceviche and other specialties.

Lunch & Dinner daily

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Mariscos La Playa Restaurant Review

: This traditional Mexican restaurant specializes in coastal seafood, and you may just forget you’re in the high desert as you take your first sip of steaming, fragrant seafood soup, or relish the briny taste of oysters on the half-shell, garnished with chunky fresh pico de gallo. And most people, indeed, come for the seafood, including the whole red snapper, fried and smothered in chipotle sauce, and the pescado a la plancha (trout with butter, paprika and garlic). But if you're not a seafood fan, go for the fajitas or the discada norteña, grilled diced beef with bacon, onions, tomatoes and white cheese, served with fresh corn tortillas. The décor is done in colorfully bright hues of orange and yellow, and you can momentarily fantasize about life on the beach as you squeeze a lime into your Corona and gaze at the mural-size seaside scenes.


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