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El Itacate

Calle 10 No. 215, Tampico, Mexico
+52 833 216 2030
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
6 Jan 2017
30 Mar 2016
“Best Food and pastries in Tampico!”
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Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
Calle 10 No. 215, Tampico, Mexico
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Best bread, delicious mexican breakfast, moderate price, quick service, clean place. We come here since ages, this place never disappoints.

Thank Stuttgal
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

There are lots of places with good food in Tampico but El Itacate is the Best! Went there for the first time 3/26 and had to go again in 3/27... Amazing food! I especially enjoyed their Milanesa de Pollo Ranchera. That's like breaded chicken breast...More

Thank Olivier M
Reviewed 13 August 2015

It is a nice place, climate, and the best of this place are the "bisquetes", I haven't found any similar in all México, they can be served with strawberry marmalade, or simply with butter.

Thank Gylmar M
Reviewed 11 March 2015

My wife and I visited El Itacate this past week in March 2015. It was a Sunday evening around 8pm and restaurant was crowded! Jam packed and filled with families of all ages. The place is a nice decent size place with booths and tables....More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I really did not try anything from the restaurant. all we got was the bread basket.. but OMG this was really really good. amazing

Thank Jonathan A
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Nothing excellent about it. Food is over priced and very plain. Terrible arroz con pollo y queso. Just OK service.

Thank Whitney T
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Food is nothing above average. Just good bread and ok coffee, main meals are very ordinary and a bit overpriced for what you get. The place is also very loud and has terrible service, it takes forever to get a waiter to bring you something...More

Thank The_World_Tourister
Reviewed 28 September 2012

El Itacate is a local bakery and restaurant famous for its sweetbread and Mexican/regional food. Lomas de Rosales is its nicest location (and only one with parking). Despite tough competition from national chains it remains a locals' favorite for breakfast, dinner or just having a...More

2  Thank guilloguzman
Reviewed 5 January 2012

This is a casual restaurant, popular with locals, best for breakfast, don’t miss the “pan dulce” (sweet bread) a Mexican tradition, here is very very good, has its own bakery, you don’t have to go to México city or other place to taste it at...More

2  Thank Nestor G
Reviewed 31 December 2011

Fine bakery. Great for power breakfasts. Bocoles, is a popular dish. but not at the height of the best.

2  Thank Rey_Mago_IV
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 10 No. 215, Tampico, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Tamaulipas  >  Tampico
  • Phone Number: +52 833 216 2030
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