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Los Curricanes

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Calle Mexico # 411, Tampico 89329, Mexico
+52 833 217 0217
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12:00 - 19:00
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Tampico, Mexico
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

nice place, excellent food, you will be able to find typical Tampico seafood and steaks too, a wide range of shrimps

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Thank jlumbrerasr
1 review
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Totally recommended this restaurant! Excellent seafood, service first class. Even if you eat first time crab you get full instruction how it do :)

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Thank Krzysztof W
Veracruz, Mexico
1 review
Reviewed 4 February 2017

One of the best restaurants I have been to, excellent service and the food is the best, loved it. I would go back a thousand times.

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Thank CarolinaAmaro
Houston, Texas
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Amazing offering of local seafood dishes. My guests and I actually commented on it being the best meal of our trip so far. Crab, Octopus, Fish, Shrimp all spectacular with flavorful and colorful presentations. Would definitely come back and recommend.

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Thank Miandru
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

One of the best seafood restaurant i have ever been, strongly recommend you to go and taste, but be sure to make a reservation first if not you will have to be very very patient, it is alwasy so crowded!!!

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Thank Miguel A
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 November 2016

A few blocks off Hidalgo boulevard, we had heard it was very popular, and yes, the place was full, but the wait was about ten minutes. My wife liked very much her jaiba crab dish and a ceviche. I had a fish dish that included carbonized capers, that reminded me of burnt matches and tasted like they were precisely that.... More 

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Thank Eric R
California, Maryland
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4 reviews
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

English menus and the best seafood in Tampico! Everything was freshly prepared. So many delicious items we made several visits.

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Thank William R
Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

As an east coaster of Canada, I am one of the biggest seafood critics whenever I travel. Being my first Curricanes experience, I had high expectations after seeing such positive reviews and word of mouth from family local to the region. The meal not only lived up to my expectations, it surpassed them! The Jaiba Rellena and Tostada de Trucha... More 

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Thank Mike D
1 review
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant offers local seafood cuisine with very good taste, there are other god restaurants in Tampico, but this one beats them for their quality and ambiance. It is not cheap, but it isn't expensive, maybe a little overpriced than average but worth it

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Thank Omar M
Houston, Texas
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I have eaten at this restaurant once for curiosity following the crowd other instances because of social occasions. My experience overall is poor to average. The seafood is stale and usually fried and tasteless. Nice menu presentation, but not all dishes are available. I tried octopus in olive oil and it was flavorless and tough. Warm beer. My opinion is... More 

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Thank Eye4dtails

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:00
Monday
12:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 19:00
Thursday
12:00 - 19:00
Friday
12:00 - 19:00
Saturday
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Mexico # 411, Tampico 89329, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Tamaulipas  >  Tampico
  • Phone Number: +52 833 217 0217

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