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El Colera

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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CUISINES
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Table Service

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Reviewed May 2, 2019 via mobile

Pros; local place where we were literally the only grinds present during our dinner. We had excellent service and the food was absolutely fabulous! We began with the ceviche de pescado (med was plenty to share for 2). It rivaled any other that we had...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank ChipM2000
Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

This is a great place for inexpensive seafood and delicious food, cheap drinks. It is a local favorite not many tourists know about this place. Highly recommend it.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank X3416VTdanb
Reviewed February 27, 2019

This was a serendipitous find as we were just on our way back from the local Mercado when we saw the sign for the daily special "Fajitas de Cameron"-Shrimp Fajitas. They were priced at 60 pesos (about $3.50) and were delicious and had 18 medium...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank BIOLGO
Reviewed December 16, 2018

This is the kind of place I mean when I ask for "local food" recommendations when I travel. Busy, non-gentrified, friendly, attentive, clean and good value. We were the only gringos in the nearly full restaurant. 4 of us stopped in for a light lunch...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank yyctravelbug
Reviewed August 18, 2018

You want to eat with locals? This is a great seafood place (I believe there are non-seafood options, however) with decent prices. It's about as real as it gets: ridiculously loud music, groups of locals talking and laughing, and big plates of great fresh seafood....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank GenXpat
Reviewed August 1, 2018

This is the shortest review I've ever written, but I have to comment on my most recent food from this restaurant. I've eaten at El Colera before and it was "so so", but this time was terrific. We had take out that our friend brought...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank KansasPVgal
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to me by a very close friend. Have now been to this establishment twice and both times it was excellent! Friendly service and amazing seafood at a very economical price. Had the garlic shrimp twice and it was excellent and prepared...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank kathykH9766IJ
Reviewed June 15, 2018

Good fresh seafood at none gringoized prices. Loud juke box. Cheap drinks. A different special every 2 weeks. Lots of hot sauces

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank kevinkR7460ES
Reviewed April 2, 2018

This restaurant has great food and at good prices. Being a local neighborhood restaurant, expect loud jukebox music in a casual atmosphere. I have had numerous dishes here and have not been disappointed in any of them. A must try for authentic Mexico.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Kelsea44
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Returned once again and had a fantastic meal. The coconut shrimp is a huge portion of 14-16 shrimp served with rice and a salad. I added a little habanero sauce to the sauce served with the shrimp that added a lot of kick- but super...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Response from heretoday2015 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I am usually there for lunch. But I am sure they are open by 9:00 at least.
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