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El Itacate

Calle 10 No. 215, Tampico, Mexico
(833) 216-2030
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Ranked #26 of 77 Restaurants in Tampico
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Most recent review
- Jan 8, 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Denver, Colorado
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 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 besides bread. What I found to be terrible and preposterous was the ignorance and lack... More

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Tampico
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 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 coffee or tea. I really like their chilaquiles and enpipianadas (a kind of non-spicy enchilada).... More

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Tamaulipas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 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 is best, ask for “chocolate caliente” or “café con leche”, I tried the quesadillas on... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

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

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