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Los Curricanes

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Mexican, Steakhouse, Seafood
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Calle Mexico #411 Col. Guadalupe, Tampico 89120, Mexico
833 217 0217
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Quality seafood

I had fried shrimp with guacamole and Tampico style fish filet. Shrimp tasted great but it was kind a difficult to eat as it fried over the tail and crust. Fish was fresh and exquisitely charcoal grilled. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone who wants to eat quality seafood.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
davidz89
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Monterrey, Mexico
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Monterrey, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

I had fried shrimp with guacamole and Tampico style fish filet. Shrimp tasted great but it was kind a difficult to eat as it fried over the tail and crust. Fish was fresh and exquisitely charcoal grilled. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone who wants to eat quality seafood.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Order during lunch time, with other 3 guys, the place was quite empty. Order four, two came very fast, and the remaining two never arrived, the waiters forgot it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This is a perfect restaurant to hold a really enjoyable meeting, with perfect food, anything is delicious. And the music is really good. It might be expensive a bit, but, if your company is paying, give it a try.

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Katy, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We made a reservation for lunch at 1:00 PM, and I was so glad that I did, because it was mayhem thirty minutes later. When we arrived (roughly around 12:45 PM) we found parking available. The parking space was extremely small, but I though it would be OK, since we had a compact car. When we tried to leave the... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

My wife and I had dinner here our first night in Tampico. I can see why this place is located tops on tripadvisor. Great location! Nicely decorated! Great food! Great service! My wife ordered the shrimp cocktail, stuffed crabs, and sea bass! I ordered the Tampiquena type steak. Everything was cooked to perfection! Plating, seasoning, and temp. I will recommended... More 

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Dunblane, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

There were four of us and we had a very good lunch the food was great the waiter was very attentive and funny , I advise anyone going there to book ahead of time as it can be a long wait to get a table , we were lucky as we were with someone who knows the manager so we... More 

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Montrose, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Went there today as a result of the positive comments on Tripadvisor. It surely didn't dissapoint me. The seafood was really really fresh and very tasty, unfortunately I couldn't taste all the dishes but will go back there again.

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Tampico, Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

the best flavors in seafood, a variety of dishes, good service, the best place in Tampico, highly recommended

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Tampico
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I love the food at this place. It's not upscale and it's adequate for going in a group or with just a few people. Prices are in a good range. The only down side I find is that you have to wait forever to get a table, even though they have reservations.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Went here for dinner after a long, long day which meant that we were ready to load up on a few different dishes. Tried some kind of crab dip and a caprese salad with ceviche instead of cheese both of which were very good. The main was a white fish with smoked peppers and a bit of rice, not as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Mexico #411 Col. Guadalupe, Tampico 89120, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Tamaulipas  >  Tampico
  • Phone Number: 833 217 0217

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican, Steakhouse, Seafood

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