In 1984, fourteen year old Jorge Acero came to the United State to try and fulfill his “American Dream”. He arrived in California with a friend of the family and began his career working as a dishwasher in a small local Restaurant, later becoming a cook. After many years Jorge decided to move the Beautiful State of Washington and continued to work in the restaurant industry. In no time at all he was on his way to opening his first Mexican Restaurant in Mukilteo WA. 8 successful years later, Jorge sold his Mukilteo
Location and decided to try his luck in Marysville, WA. In 2001 “Acapulco Mexican Restaurant” was opened, introducing Marysville to the authentic tastes of fine Mexican cuisine. With the success of this new location, Jorge along with his 2 brothers and a cousin decide to open a second location. After many months of hard work and cold weather, “Acapulco Mexican Restaurant #2 opened its doors to Granite Falls, WA on Feb. 20th 2006. In that same year became the opportunity to open a third location in Arlington, WA at which time they decided to change the names to “Playa Bonita Mexican Restaurant”. What's Next, We don’t know but if you are ever in the mood for Mexican Food, Stop by one of our three locations and have your own little piece of Mexico.