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Los Curricanes

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Calle Mexico # 411, Tampico 89120, Mexico
833 217 0217
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As an east coaster of Canada, I am one of the biggest seafood critics whenever I travel. Being my first Curricanes experience, I had high expectations after seeing such positive reviews and word of mouth from family local to the region. The meal not only lived up to my expectations, it surpassed them! The Jaiba Rellena and Tostada de Trucha... More 

Thank Mike D
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant offers local seafood cuisine with very good taste, there are other god restaurants in Tampico, but this one beats them for their quality and ambiance. It is not cheap, but it isn't expensive, maybe a little overpriced than average but worth it

Thank Omar M
Houston, Texas
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

I have eaten at this restaurant once for curiosity following the crowd other instances because of social occasions. My experience overall is poor to average. The seafood is stale and usually fried and tasteless. Nice menu presentation, but not all dishes are available. I tried octopus in olive oil and it was flavorless and tough. Warm beer. My opinion is... More 

Thank Eye4dtails
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Vayan está riquísimo... It's a very nice place, the service it's 👏🏻very good !! We really enjoy the food and music ... Cool!!

Thank Fernando G
Boca del Rio, Mexico
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

I have been several times to this great restaurant, and it just gets better and better. Now there is a new location, so the problem of getting a place was solved. The food is terrific, shrimps, octopus, fish, desserts, etc.. There is a wide selection of beers and wine, also express and cappuccino coffee. If you visit Tampico, definitively try... More 

Thank mexcbeto
Tampico, Mexico
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Love the concept, love the service, love the food. They have a large variety of seafood with great taste. The place has amazing decorations that go with decorations. Price is very reasobable for what you get. You may need a reservation ; and you get free drinks (coke and beer) while waiting to be seated. Its 100% local and my... More 

Thank ameg93
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016

I've travel to a lot of places and tried so many seafood restaurants and this place continues in the top 3 of my list. I've tried almost everything in the menu, never been disappointed. Great fresh seafood, even if you request especial needs like gluten free or change stuff in my plate. Really nice and great service. But of course... More 

Thank Ilse T
Houston, Texas
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2016

Reservation was made 2 weeks in advance. Table was not ready and had to wait for 1 hour. When we finally got our table, they were not enough chairs for everybody and had to wait even more. Food was average with few dishes standing up from the rest, and some very salty and copied from international recipes, giving the impression... More 

Thank esant2099
Puebla, Mexico
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

Excellent seafood restaurant always crowed though, so you might want to make a reservation before going to avoid wait time.

Thank Sofia M
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115 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016

My wife and I went to Curricanes a couple of days ago after a nieces suggested it is the best seafood in Tampico... true to form!!! I had possibly the best seafood risotto ever!!!

Thank Sergio G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Seafood
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Mexico # 411, Tampico 89120, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Tamaulipas  >  Tampico
  • Phone Number: 833 217 0217

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?