Mariscos Altata

5828 W. Indian School Rd.
Glendale, AZ 85301
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  • Daily 9am-10pm
  • $; $$
  • Kid Friendly, Takeout, Wheelchair accessible
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • No Alcohol
  • Free Parking, Parking Lot Available
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Not Necessary
With its banda beats from the jukebox, squawks from the televisions, and wails from the strolling musicians, Mariscos Altata is a kind of lively Mexican beach party with some of the freshest and most flavorful Sinaloan-style seafood in the Valley. You’ll probably notice a preoccupation with shrimp here, packed raw with a slightly spicy salsa and tomatoes, chiles, onions and cucumbers in a cocktail; tightly wrapped in thick bacon and stuffed with cream cheese; and grilled with a spicy, creamy sauce for crunchy cucaracha you eat shells and all. There are other good dishes, too, like citrus-laden octopus; slithery oysters; and tacos filled with chunks of lightly fried tilapia or stuffed with smoked marlin.

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