126 Maria Ascuncion La Huerta, 48898 La Manzanilla, Jal, Mexico
Daily for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
This is a lovely spot to enjoy an afternoon beverage and bask in the sunset. This is the quintessential tropical paradise beach bar. Located on the beach and complete with a palapa roof, lots of greenery and magically twinkling lights after dark.
Fruit: 8:30 a.m.-11 a.m.
Full buffet: 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
Fruit: 9:30 a.m.-noon
Full buffet: 10 a.m.-noon
Kitchen hours for lunch and dinner
Monday-Saturday: Noon-9 p.m.
Sunday: Noon-8 p.m.
Full bar hours
Monday-Saturday: 3 p.m.-10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Tacos de dorado, 100
Shrimp hamburger, 130
Cucumber shrimp, 120
Nachos with chili, 100
Guacamole con camarones, 140
Pecan Pie, 85
Pastel de Chocolate, 85
Incredible margaritas, always made with fresh limes
The Crocodile: Party like it’s 1996! Re-live Mateo’s wedding reception with Cazadores tequila and squirt
Coco Crocodilo: Made with coconuts from Casa Carmen Maria
During the winter months look for live music to add to the inviting atmosphere.
18 Playa Blanca, La Huerta, 48898 La Manzanilla, Jal, Mexico
8am – 2pm and bar 6pm – close
The Lab is a community-oriented cafe serving locally roasted coffee, espresso drinks, cold brew, teas, fermented drinks, cocktails, and libations with a (keen) focus on tequila and other agave distillates. We offer beer, wine, artisanal products of many kinds, and a rotating selection of mixed beverages for the curious mind!
The Lab will also have selection of baked goods and other sweet & savory treats. We are located just off of the jardin with ample seating on the covered brick patio, inside at the bar, or grab a spot in the cozy cafe to sit and catch up with old friends and make new ones.
I invite you to stop by and coLABorate!
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Naked: avocado over toast with salt and pepper to taste.
The Mighty Veggie: avocado, cucumber, sprouts and spinach topped with crumbled goat cheese.
The BLAT: Bacon, spinach, avocado, and cherry tomatoes.
Granola with yogurt
Leia’s sourdough, egg, bacon, lettuce and cheese.
Leia’s Sourdough, egg, cucumber, spinach, sprouts, avocado and cheese.
pineapple, mango, banana, and coconut
a blend of strawberry, raspberry, blueberry, and banana
Spinach, Apple, Cucumber, coconut water, and banana
Blueberry, avocado, matcha, spinach, and chia seeds
#16 Playa Blanca, La Huerta, 48898 La Manzanilla, Jal, Mexico
High season 10:00 am-1:00 pm daily
Libreria Manos Ayudando…or Helping Hands Bookstore is a great place to find a host of literary offerings for your reading pleasure. They also have a nice selection of DVD’s, reading glasses and tickets for all local events.
Perfect place to find a “beach” read or to leave those heavy books when you return home. Libreria La Manzanilla is located across the street from the fishing co-op and just north of Cafe Risa. We have both English, Spanish and French books, novels, travel guides, and magazines. Inventory changes daily so be sure to stop by often.
Bring your morning coffee and come over to say, “hello” to our great team of helpful volunteers.
There is always something new and fresh happening here at the Helping Hands Bookstore. See you soon!
The Power of a Used Book: Come and browse our large selection and feel free to bring in your own used books for donation. All money raised is donated back to the La Manzanilla community in the form of scholarships for students to attend Prepa or High School, donations to the emergency medical services and Centro de Salud in La Manzanilla, and general funds for people in immediate need. Stephanie and the volunteer staff take all requests for donations and as a team they decide how to spend the profits from the bookstore. It’s the only business of its kind in La Manzanilla and it has positively impacted the lives of many local people.
Tenacatita 21, 48898 La Manzanilla, Jal., Mexico
Daily 7:30am a 1pm y de 6:30pm a 11:00pm
Caffé del Mar is a small family run cafe located in the center of La Manzanilla, a beautiful space where you can enjoy coffee, lattes, cappuccinos, teas along with breakfast food. The evening features desserts, cocktails, wings and pizza.
Es un pequeño negocio de café ubicado en pleno centro de La Manzanilla, un espacio tranquilo y agradable, dónde puedes disfrutar de un buen café acompañado de alimentos y postres
Magnolia’s Kitchen & Drinks for sale
This successful family run restaurant has been operating for 14- years.
Includes property and building located 1/2 block from the main square and across the street from the beach, all equipment, all inventory at time of sale.
Table seating for 50 and an additional 22 at the bar.
- Hood, hood fan and motor
- 3 new high efficiency refrigerators
- Refrigerated prep table
- 2- 4 burner stoves
- 2 grills
- 1 large double door gas oven
- Stainless steel prep tables and sinks
- Catering equipment
- 2 bathrooms and 1 with shower
Recipes, logo & financials available
Excellent location across the street from the beach!
2 full kitchens, 2 full bars, all equipment, tables, tablecloths; EVERYTHING!
Contact Ada Raquel Zuñiga
Cell: 315 107 1275
Office: 315 351 5592
María Asunción 35
La Manzanilla, Jalisco, Mexico
Estudio Marmaya is an architecture, interior design and landscaping firm that develops integrated projects from conception through construction. We believe that homes, business and public buildings should include aesthetic elements, to create spaces with great functional and aesthetic force, complemented by design, lighting, landscaping, furniture and decorative elements.
We thrive by working on unique projects in design in collaboration with our clients, to bring to life their ideas in a timely and practical way.
Design, Construction and Remodeling of residential spaces, hotels, restaurants, corporate. Landscaping. Lighting and furniture projects.
Great spot above the main street where you’ll find continental cuisine, seafood, tasty pizza’s and desserts. All freshly made.
Needing a catering company. Look no further, they offer a wide range of catering options.
Open from 2-10 pm everyday but Wednesdays
Platillos frescos y auténticos que harán que ames venir a este creativo restaurante.
Lovely beach location, great cooking staff, bright and clean, this is wonderful place to enjoy a meal. Rosaura’s mother is the lead cook, she had her own very popular restaurant for many years. This location is much better and she pulls out all the stops to serve up fresh seafood and other Mexican favorites.
The tiritas verde is tasty treat and for breakfast try the crepes with Nutella and fruit.
Featuring our specialties at special prices! All include coffee and fresh squeezed orange juice.
Crepes with Fruit
Huevos Rancheros with potatoes or beans
Chilaquiles Verdes with grilled chicken
Omelet filled with seasonal vegetables and served with beans or potatoes
High season usually features live music a couple of times a week.
We offer dinner menu specials including seafood, chicken, and meat plates.
Our margaritas are just one of the great cocktails we offer at our beachfront bar restaurant.
And don’t forget to check out our new eating area upstairs.
Welcome to La Manzanilla Homes, the premiere agency for vacation rentals in La Manzanilla — the Jewel of the Costalegre — Jalisco. Our goal is to make your Mexican vacation as comfortable and carefree as it is relaxing, with the utmost attention to your needs.
Because La Manzanilla is such a unique destination, new visitors and residents alike usually have a lot of questions. Among other things, a different language, unfamiliar currency, new cultures and customs, and what you have to do to get things done can be very confusing. This is where La Manzanilla Homes is an essential resource for you. Working with us is like a having a friend in town to show you the ropes.
María Asunción 35, 48898 La Manzanilla, Jal., Mexico
We are a family run business and have lived in La Manzanilla for over 20 years.
My name is Ada Raquel Zuñiga; I am Mexican national, native to this beautiful area of costalegre (coast of joy). I was married to an American with whom I have 4 beautiful children.
I am in charge of all operations regarding real estate, my niece takes care of the rentals and bookings and my daughter is my personal assistant.
My nephew takes care of the building and construction aspect of the business.
He has build a number of beautiful homes of which we can provide a list with photographs upon request.
- Real estate
- Land development
- Property management
- Tourist information
- Tours & sightseeing
- Interpreters & translators
- Fine Mexican Handcrafts
Our office serves as a small show room to different Mexican Fine Art and Crafts all elaborated in the most traditional way by famous Mexican potters and artisans, all of the pieces we have are collected from all around the country from the original artisans and were purchased at their asking price to support their customs.
We host dance classes, tai chi, qi gong, yoga, study groups, presentations, movies, fundraisers and various special events. Our 78 square meter venue can accommodate 20-24 people on yoga mats, and approximately 50 people for a lecture, movie or presentation. We can provide table seating for 20 and are currently hosting ongoing classes, special events and workshops between November and May each year. We organize our work around the 12 principles of attitudinal healing, recognizing that the greatest power that exists is Love. Inquiries can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
75 Boca del Rio, La Huerta, 48898 La Manzanilla, Jal, Mexico
Nansee also offers wedding ceremony officiating
It is a great honor to perform a marriage ceremony. I will work with you to find just the right sentiments for this important rite of passage. Your wedding can reflect your vision as a couple.
No. 49 A María Asunción, La Huerta, 48898 La Manzanilla, Jal, Mexico
Take a tour in La Manzanilla mangrove or experience the magic of a whale watching tour. All tours are lead by expert bi-lingual guides.
Office hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. to 1:00p.m.
Closed Thursday and SundayOffice is located at María Asunción 49-A across from
Lidia´s Mini Market.
CONTACT INFO: TEL. 315-351-5305, CEL. 315-112-0373
To sign up for a tour, please call, e-mail or stop by the office.
Mangrove Birding Tours
This is an amazing boat tour through the mangrove at dusk! Tour includes a guided visit to the crocodile museum. Binoculars and a bird list are provided. The bugs are not bad at all – everyone is pleasantly surprised at how few there are. ($400 pesos/person)
Whale Watching Tours
Whale watching tours are available on Saturdays and Sundays.
Binoculars, life jacket, water and snack are provided and the boat has a hydrophone so you can listen to the whales singing. Dolphins, sea turtles and sea birds may also be seen on the tour! ($800 pesos/person)
Thank you for supporting eco-tourism in La Manzanilla!
Titled Property with separate casita $199,000 USD.
Casa Eugenio, is a one bedroom house with beautiful lush garden, featuring a fountain, and covered seating/lounging area. This is the perfect location for relaxing and catching up on a good book!
The kitchen is fully equipped with full sized refrigerator, stove, oven, coffee maker/blender/etc. ceiling fans and Wireless internet. Housekeeping service once weekly. There is a portable single bed and the two couches can also be used as beds.
5 minute walk to the ocean front and the main town square.
- Fully contained kitchen
- Private lush garden
- Washer and dryer
- Enclosed secure parking
Casita -Studio/1 bath. Sleeps 1-2.
This delightful casita is located in the village and just one block from the town square and a few minutes walk to the beach. Eugenio offers a spacious one-bedroom, full-kitchen and bath with shower. There is also a quaint outside seating area.
Suite with Queen-size bed
Nicely equipped kitchen
Small, private courtyard
85 Maria Ascuncion La Huerta, 48898 La Manzanilla, Jal, Mexico
Fri-Sun 7-11 p.m. More during fiestas.
This little restaurant is a true jewel in La Manzanilla. It’s located at across the street from the Y in the street as you enter the main part of town. It’s ONLY OPEN ON WEEKENDS, so plan accordingly because if you miss the opportunity to dine here you’ll be missing out on an authentic La Manzanilla experience.
All of Lupita’s food is cooked fresh to order, topped with the traditional queso fresco (white dry Mexican cheese), radish and shredded lettuce or cabbage.
You’ll find her house-made fresh salsas in abundance on the tables. Just say, “Picante?” and they will point out which are picante (hot). It’s always good to clarify because she can really turn on the heat with her salsas!
Locals and expats agree, Lupita makes the best Posole in town. Other menu items include:
- Tostadas– pork, chicken, mixed, pata
- Enchiladas– picadillo (mixture of meat (usually ground beef), onions, garlic, tomatoes), cheese, or pork leg
- Sopes– Little masa (corn mixture used to make tortillas) patties topped with a choice of fillings, pork, picadillo, or cheese.
- Tamales– Chicken, pork, chile (raja’s) and cheese, spinach and cheese.
- Tacos Dorado– crispy fried corn tortilla’s filled with picadillo or potato and chorizo
- Sweet Tamales– Tamales Dulces- pineapple or strawberry
- Atole– a hot rice drink- The drink typically includes masa (corn hominy flour), water, cane sugar, cinnamon, and vanilla
- Agua fresca– Jamaica or horchata. Jamaica is a tea made from a flower and served chilled. Horchata is a rice drink served very sweet.
Experience the fun and creative energy of the Bending Tree studio in La Manzanilla, Jalisco, Mexico, where you will be joined by one (or more) of the many inspirational Yoga Cats that routinely come to class. Practice yoga immersed in nature and inspired by its energy in the NEW Bending Tree open-air studio. Other services include reflexology and ThetaHealing sessions. Click here for a full schedule and directions.
Studio / 1 bath. Sleeps 1-2
THIS PROPERTY IS FOR SALE, $70,000* USD WITH BUILT IN RENTAL CLIENTELE AND READY FOR A SECOND LEVEL BEDROOM.
*open to negotiation
Mi Jacalito is located just a few blocks south of the main town square and is a cute an affordable studio rental.
It’s an easy stroll to the beach and small tiendas and family taco stands are near by. Relax on a rooftop patio with a good book and cool libation. Perfect vacation getaway awaits.
- Linens Provided
- Non Smoking
- Street Parking
- Upstairs Patio/Deck
María Asunción 154, La Manzanilla, Jalisco, Mexico
Located directly on the beach. Rent by the hour or day.
Paddle board, Kayak, Boogie board, and Snorkel rentals and excursions.
Vacation home management or to purchase your dream home you have come to the right place! We offer full service home management including maintenance, cleaning and renting. We also have one of the largest selections of homes for sale in La Manzanilla.
163 Maria Asuncion, La Huerta, 48898 La Manzanilla, Jal, Mexico
Tuesday-Sunday 11:00 am -10:00 pm
Palapa Joe’s is a La Manzanilla staple and landmark! Spacious palapa, friendly staff and an strong menu make this a favorite hangout! Staples include the Jane Burger- a bacon and blue cheese burger with crispy fries, thin crust pizza’s and don’t miss the crunchy tacos or the shrimp stuffed avocado salad.
Willy serves up a delicious handmade margarita and the Bloody Mary’s rock the house!
Two large screen TV’s feature sports and the occasional Bruce Springsteen or Shakira concerts.
High season features live music many nights but every Friday night for sure, monthly “Open Mic” nights when locals show up to show off their talent. If you are in town for an Open Mic be sure to arrive early or you might have to stand during the show.
Palapa Joe’s is also an event location, host a wedding for you and 80 guests or rent the upstairs palapa for an intimate gathering of 30.