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El Fondeadero

La Caranta, Pampatar, Margarita Island, Venezuela
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Ranked #2 of 26 restaurants in Pampatar
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
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  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Tehran
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

the food was great. try the fish: dorado the best! but mero & siera are good as well. toilets are really clean but too cold! the service is really slow and they may forget that you ordered something. priced are reasonable. but they charged us for an extra plate for taking some fish to the hotel for my baby who... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

After two weeks at a resort, a friend took us to this place where we tried some traditional Venezuelan food. One was like a lasagne with sting ray - absolutely lovely.

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Miami
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

We ate at the one in Pampatar, they have a new location at Centro Comercial La Vela

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2011

I am fairly easy going and can always enjoy myself in a restaurant. But as there is not much written in English, I figured I would write a few comments. Overall, it was not bad. There was a great guitar player and the people were drinking (it was a Saturday). That is the good part. Overall, the service was slow.... More

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Toronto
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82 reviews 82 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2011

Everyone in Margarita recommended this restaurant and it did not disappoint. There were no English menus but one sort of English speaking waiter. We had a steak which was described simply as Churasco (which I thought was chicken) and it was inexpensive and fantastic. The reviewer who said the bathrooms were amazing was completely right. There are actually three parts... More

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Wrocław
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2011

Right from the entrance welcomed us Chivas girls - very beautiful woman in Chivas (popular whisky) branding clothes. Usually I do not eat seafood. The waiter brought the chef, who showed me the delights of water. The dish was delicious. I drank of course Chivas and my wife drank wine. Atmosphere was nice and service was super. In the toilet... More

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Plymouth
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2009

Great Food, Seafood, Steak, Soup, Must Try The (tierra y Mar) Dish Its (Land &Sea).. Great Staff, Great Service. The Best Scenery & Set Up Its Gorgous! Top Selling Of Chivas Regal In The World! Always Full Its One Of The #1 Places For All Residents. They have Entertainment At Night. Great For All Ocasions,,,, Beachfront...

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Devon
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2008

Worth a visit just to see the Chivas Girls. Meals there are really nice, and I will be back there again in SeptembeThe Onion soup is fantastic!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2008

They had a great start, but now.............

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