Puerto Nuevo is internationally renowned for its
restaurants that feature local lobster cooked to
perfection and served with steaming bowls of rice,
beans, and fresh hand made tortillas. Over a
million lobsters are served in Puerto Nuevo Baja
each year, to the visitors who come here from all
over Baja and beyond. Lobster in Puerto Nuevo
Baja California is a long-standing tradition for
those visiting from the states. Puerto Nuevo Baja
is a real favorite for San Diegan's who can get
there within 50 minutes from downtown. In Puerto
Nuevo Mexico enjoy incredible ocean views in
most of the restaurants. Locally known as the
"Lobster Village". Puerto Nuevo is a great little
village with plenty of little shops and arts and crafts
stores. Once lobster season is on (October thru
March), Puerto Nuevo celebrates its annual Beer
and Lobster Festival and the Steak & Lobster
Fest. Those lively, not-to-be-missed events will
take place on Avenida Rentería, (Puerto Nuevo's
main street) which will be shut down to traffic for
the day. Puerto Nuevo Baja California boasts

more than 35 side-by-side restaurants.
Location: Km, 10 miles South of Rosarito
Best spots to eat:

VILLA ORTEGA RESTAURANT
Located in the very southwest corner of the village
on the ocean. It is hard to miss with a giant brass
shark in front of the restaurant. Villa Ortega has set
precedence in Puerto Nuevo. This is a spectacular
restaurant with stunning ocean views. The
Restaurant can seat up to 500 people on any of
the three dining areas, outside features two large
patio decks that are located over the rocky
coastline displaying crashing waves & evening
sunsets. If you're used to American restaurants,
then Villa Ortegas will make you feel right at home.
Atmosphere: 180-degree ocean views, very
elegant.
Lobster Cost: Medium to High
Payment Accepted: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, and
Peso
Contact: Km.44 Old highway to Ensenada. From
US.011-52-661-614-0706, In Mexico 614-0706

LA ESCONDIDA
Located at the northwest corner of Puerto Nuevo
village. La Escondido is a family style restaurant
with ocean views on the top floor. On weekends
when it gets really crowded you can usually find
seating here due to their 450-person capacity. La
Escondido has good lobster and great Margaritas.
Besides Lobster, the house specialty is Calamari
steaks.
Atmosphere: Ocean views, Family style.
Lobster Cost: Low to medium
Payment Accepted: Cash, Peso, And No Credit
Cards
Contact: Km.44 Old highway to Ensenada
Rentera esq. Con Calle del Anzuelo No.12
Puerto Nuevo, Baja California., Mex.
from US. (011-52) 661-4-12-15

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Treat yourself to a
vacation at nearby
Baja California in
Mexico.  Beautiful
beaches.  Excellent
restaurants.  Plenty of
opportunity for fun or
rest.
Just get
away.
instead of a long week
trip, break your
vacation up into small
trips to several
locations.  Close to
home vacations offer
the luxury of driving to
your destination and
enjoying local sights,
food and
entertainment.
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