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All 42 Porlamar Restaurants

Restaurant Punto Criollo

19 Igualdad, Porlamar, Margarita Island, Venezuela
(0295) 263 6745
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Ranked #7 of 42 Restaurants in Porlamar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Porlamar, Venezuela
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Moderately priced food and good service, something you do not get in many places in Venezuela and should be highly appreciated... this restaurant is run by the same management as "El Remo" and "Lugar de Encuentro" on 4 de mayo in Porlamar, which can all be recommended. If you don't like the busy and loud atmosphere, you shouldn't go to... More

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Riverside, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

If you are after one of the best Fish soups in the island, go there. Trully good. I only rate it a 3 since the drink was not the best I had. Service is good, a little busy at times but they are excellent and efficient.

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Purley, England, United Kingdom
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118 reviews 118 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

I have visited this place since I was 4 years old when we went to Venezuela annually and we would always go about 6 times every December. The place is air conditioned to high hell, it is ALWAYS packed. For a reason. The waiters are always great with people despite being busy, bread is always on the table straight away... More

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Penticton, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

After reading all the great reviews we thought we would try it out. The staff is really tremendous and completely unlike every where else on the island; they actually hustle and very quickly. The buzz in the restaurant is fantastic. The food looked great as we stood at the back waiting for a table. You would think it would make... More

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Trinidad
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

This restaurant has been around for a long time now, I have been eating there for the past 28 years. The restaurant has change ownership but their food never change in taste and flavour. Each time I visit Margarita I just have to eat at that restaurant . If you go there at lunch time you may have to wait... More

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tobago
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7 reviews 7 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Plenty delicious food for a little bit of money. It was so much that we had to take it back to the Hotel

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013 via mobile

The restaurant offer local and Spanish food. The portions are almost impossible to finish because they are HUGE. The price for the food is not expensive at all and if you want you can request the food to be given to take home if you couldn't finish it (almost everybody do that). I highly recommend this restaurant if you are... More

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Minsk, Belarus
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Nice venue, but impossible to eat all course. We ordered one dish for two. good values, but sometimes is too crowded.

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Coram, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

If you want to taste typical Venezuelan food at its best, try this place. Though the customers seemed to be mostly locals, we were given a menu in English. Early Monday evening it was busy but not crowded.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Amazing Restaurant. Great Service, Great Food, Good Prices. It's not much confortable because it always crowded. But its not a problem. If you want to try the local food, that's the place!

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