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Villa Rica Mocambo

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Av Mocambo 527, Veracruz, Mexico
+52 229 922 2113
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate there twice this last November. It was fantastic! We had ceviche, fresh shucked oysters, seafood tacos and different types of whole grilled fish. And to top it off we had a corn pudding pie! Save room for the dessert people! The service was impeccable. And it's right on the beach! We cannot wait to get back there this... More 

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Thank AlWatt
Calidad-VR, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Villa Rica Mocambo, responded to this review

Good day. Thank you for your visit and preference! We appreciate your feedback, as it helps us to continuous improvement, we look forward to your next return, to have an excellent day! Best regards L.N. Sidney Salinas Seafood Villa Rica Dept. Quality More 

Veracruz, Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Excellent for Seafood which always appears fresh. I have been at this Restaurant recently for Lunch and Dinners and each time the food and service are excellent. Service could not be bettered.

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Calidad-VR, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Villa Rica Mocambo, responded to this review

Good day. Thank you for your visit and preference! We appreciate your feedback, as it helps us to continuous improvement, we look forward to your next return, to have an excellent day! Best regards L.N. Sidney Salinas Seafood Villa Rica Dept. Quality More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

One of the greatest places to enjoy seafood in Veracruz..... Waiters are great and make you feel comfortable. This is place to relax and enjoy your evening

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Thank Heriberto L
Calidad-VR, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Villa Rica Mocambo, responded to this review

Good day. Thank you for your visit and preference! We appreciate your feedback, as it helps us to continuous improvement, we look forward to your next return, to have an excellent day! Best regards L.N. Sidney Salinas Seafood Villa Rica Dept. Quality More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

The place is right on the beach, the perfect place for a dinner with well prepared seafood. Order a whole fish (they carry a few options, depending on the catch of the day), it takes some time to be ready, but a cool beer does the job.

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Thank SantiagoDeBsAs
Calidad-VR, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Villa Rica Mocambo, responded to this review

Good day. Thank you for your visit and preference! We appreciate your feedback, as it helps us to continuous improvement, we look forward to your next return, to have an excellent day! Best regards L.N. Sidney Salinas Seafood Villa Rica Dept. Quality More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We enjoyed our meal immensely, went for dinner in late November 2016. It was a weekend night, and the place was hopping! Very well staffed with a huge seafood menu, despite the crowds we were seated promptly with no reservations, and the atmosphere was lively and well arranged. We had the pargo Mojo de Ajo and the grilled shrimp plate,... More 

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Calidad-VR, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Villa Rica Mocambo, responded to this review

Good day. Thank you for your visit and preference! We appreciate your feedback, as it helps us to continuous improvement, we look forward to your next return, to have an excellent day! Best regards L.N. Sidney Salinas Seafood Villa Rica Dept. Quality More 

Houston, Texas
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78 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This is one place to enjoy your dinner in a beautiful ambiance. Waiters are great and make you feel comfortable. This is place to relax and enjoy your evening

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Thank ASB052
Calidad-VR, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Villa Rica Mocambo, responded to this review

Good day. Thank you for your visit and preference! We appreciate your feedback, as it helps us to continue improvement, we look forward to your next return, to have an excellent day! Best Regards L.N. Sidney Salinas Seafood Villa Rica Quality Dept. More 

Mexico City, Mexico
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78 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Everybody talks about this restaurant because is one of the oldest in town. I used to go to the very first one when I was a child. So this new one just in front of the beach offers a nice ambiance in a "palmera tree" made building with a great view of the beach. The music is always good and... More 

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Queretaro
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Bottom line, you can't go wrong. We came here at (Mexican) lunch time just before Christmas so the place was full with local Godinez (office workers) celebrating. We had a thoroughly enjoyable meal, with starters of Pescado Villa Rica (a fish paté), oyster shots in different sauces, fish empanadas and raw oysters (which in Mexico always are dresses with lime).... More 

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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Great service and great food we had a nice afternoon. Nice location by the beach. Kids had a lot of fun in the park .

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Thank Jose A
Calidad-VR, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Villa Rica Mocambo, responded to this review

Good Day! ¡Thank you for your visit and preference! We appreciate your comments, we will send them to the chef, kind regards from Veracruz. L.N. Sidney Salinas Mariscos Villa Rica Depto. Calidad More 

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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Great food and great location. Among all of us we had several dishes all outstanding. Had a special sea snail filet in a garlic sauce (mojo de ajo) also we had a local dish "platano frito relleno de mariscos" baked plantain filled with seafood, weird but really tasty we ordered it plain without the bean sauce and was really good.... More 

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Calidad-VR, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Villa Rica Mocambo, responded to this review

Good Day! ¡Thank you for your visit and preference! We appreciate your comments, we will send them to the chef, kind regards from Veracruz. L.N. Sidney Salinas Mariscos Villa Rica Depto. Calidad More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av Mocambo 527, Veracruz, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Veracruz  >  Veracruz
  • Phone Number: +52 229 922 2113

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?