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El Palmito

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Av. Eugenio Garza Sada, Monterrey, Mexico
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good place still ....after many years

We used to eat here at least once every other month, they still have decent prices, quiet atmosphere and food flavor still acceptable. Parking limited outside on weekends but plenty of parking on the neighborhood streets. Good place to visit and try Mexican food authentic by all means.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 541 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

We used to eat here at least once every other month, they still have decent prices, quiet atmosphere and food flavor still acceptable. Parking limited outside on weekends but plenty of parking on the neighborhood streets. Good place to visit and try Mexican food authentic by all means.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I have been in this place so many times that maybe I have tried all the menu. It's comfort food, mexican, tasty. The Chile Relleno, Puchero de Res and all the grilled meat they offer is always delicious.

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San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Have been here in the past and it was OK. We just went last night and what a change in the food. The place looks the same, the service is still decent, but the meat was not up to par. The menu was a little limiting in my opinion especially in the kids options. Choices were so similar it seemed... More 

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Shanghai, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Typical Regio food, at its blandest, which is the blandest regional cuisine in all of Mexico. Grilled meats, roasted onions with lime, very gross salchichas asadas (read the Mexican version of horrific hot dogs.) This is something of a Monterrey institution which tells you all you need to know about dining out for "Mexican" in this town. Keep heading south... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. Eugenio Garza Sada, Monterrey, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Nuevo Leon  >  Monterrey

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15

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