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El Castillo

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Caribbean, International, Spanish, Puerto Rican
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Carr 104 Km 0.2 Bo Algarrobo, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
787832303011
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Dining options: Breakfast, Buffet, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Mofongo de Yuca!! "Worth to try"

This restaurant is inside of Mayaguez Resort, I had an offer that's include breakfast served in this restaurant, it was very nice American breakfast buffet, When we return in night for dinner the host and waiters are very kind, Talking of the food, I think the dishes are average, but Mofongo de... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
Joan Manuel M
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Ponce, Puerto Rico
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Ponce, Puerto Rico
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

This restaurant is inside of Mayaguez Resort, I had an offer that's include breakfast served in this restaurant, it was very nice American breakfast buffet, When we return in night for dinner the host and waiters are very kind, Talking of the food, I think the dishes are average, but Mofongo de Yuca, worth to try. Its crunchy at all... More 

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Thank Joan Manuel M
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Only had breakfast buffet here. $15 p/person. Not bad with all that was included: scrambles eggs, bacon, French toast, juice, coffee etc. All you can eat. Not sure I would do dinner here though.

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Thank JK F
Guaynabo
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

Soup was excelente but meat (filet mignon) was overdone. sales for roquefort Sauce pr Blue cheese and brought me a darle meat Sauce. Had no idea what I was asking for and could have told me so. The plantains tostones were too thick. You would be better off eating in a small family Restaurant in Nearby Cabo Rojo. Hotel acomodations... More 

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Thank Alfredo N
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

No restaurant in PR save for a handful has fresh whole grouper. My favorite. Castillo did. It was delightful. Slow cooked on the grill not fried with a delicate criollo sauce. This came with tostones of course which were made to perfection. Not to mention the grouper seviche and yautia soup, both marvelous appetizers. Although I dined alone, the wine... More 

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Thank Ricardo C
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166 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

No problem with it so far. Love the old employed and there service. Good breakfast, lunch Buffet or dinner. Brunch is a must. Is your choice. You can visit them sit and relax plus enjoy your delicious meal or go some place else. To me no problem good food, dessert, coffee and drinks. Walk around after you finish or just... More 

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Thank Armando H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

The food was excellent, the service personell was very friendly. Every time we eat the food taste like haven.

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Thank José V
Mayaguez
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200 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

SUMMATION: This Restaurant has Served Up a Series of Disappointments. I only go now when socially forced by others. GENERAL: I reviewed this place in detail 19 April 2012 (see review) and nothing much has changed. Also, 14 January 2014 (Breakfast) and 27 December (Holiday Buffet). I will just consider new things or ones I did not address before. NAME:... More 

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Thank Ernest W
Mayaguez
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200 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

NAME: Casillo at the Hilton (Mayaguez Resort and Casino) TITLE: Tripadvisor “Ordinary Breakfast” 14 February 2014 GENERAL: I have reviewed this restaurant in detail before. Nothing much has changed. I will only list new stuff. I do not believe I have ever discussed their breakfasts; however. BREAKFAST MENU: Quite ordinary with nothing spectacular and nothing particularly interesting. [1] MENUS: The... More 

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Thank Ernest W
Mayaguez
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200 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

NAME: Castilla Restaurant; Mayaguez Resort and Casino [but everyone still just calls it “The Hilton” (see History)] SUMMARY: This was their Holiday [Navidad] Special Buffet. The Buffet was barely adequate. It was not “special.” Not as good as their regular, ordinary Lunch Buffets of years ago. They are supposed to have a “World-class, international Chef” if so, he must have... More 

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Thank Ernest W
Mayaguez, null, Puerto Rico
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

This used to be Mayaguez best Restaurant.Not anymore, mediocre at best They even charge for water . Salad bar and dessert used to be very good Now it is not restaturant quality. Some of long time employees are always very Friendly andhelpfull

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carr 104 Km 0.2 Bo Algarrobo, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Mayaguez
  • Phone Number: 787832303011

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Caribbean, International, Spanish, Puerto Rican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Business meetings, Romantic

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