Top things to do

Seafood in Los Mochis

El Farallón

Furiously air-conditioned, upmarket seafood restaurant with a far-ranging selection of dishes: stick to the tried-and-tested Mexican and Sinaloan dishes (rather than fusion-style sushi rolls and the like) and you wo…
Seafood in Los Mochis

La Medusa

This sophisticated and thoroughly contemporary self-described 'fish kitchen' is a real find. The menu includes an excellent tuna burger, salmon teriyaki and dorado (dolphin fish) tacos, and you'll even find a select…
in Los Mochis

Parque Sinaloa

Parque Sinaloa occupies part of the former estate of Benjamin Johnston, the American who founded the sugar mill around which Los Mochis grew up in the early 20th century. Have a wander to see the international trees…
Mexican in Los Mochis


In that part of the park given over to US fast-food chains, this place is a spacious all-Mexican affair, with superb breakfasts (oh, the omelet sonorense!), hamburgers, generous salads, antojitos (typical Mexican sn…
Tacos in Los Mochis

La Cabaña de Doña Chayo

A simple yet enjoyable place with delectable quesadillas, burritos and tacos with carne asada or machaca (spiced, shredded, dried beef). It's fearsomely popular, and yet even at busy times the welcome is warm.
in Los Mochis

El Leñador

Middle-class Mochis descend on this excellent burger, steak and shrimp restaurant (try the Mexicana burger!), oddly popular with both families and the young and beautiful. Chips are served with three fantastic salsa…
Cafe in Los Mochis

Alma Mia

Excellent coffee, friendly staff and even valet parking at this coffee shop on the main square. Good breakfasts are served too.
in Los Mochis

Casa del Centenario

You might find a worthwhile historical exhibition in the Casa del Centenario.