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El Castillo

Muntstraat 6/6301 BW, 6301 BW Valkenburg, The Netherlands
+31 43 601 5921
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“spare ribs” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (12 reviews)
“cactus soup” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Muntstraat 6/6301 BW, 6301 BW Valkenburg, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there for christmas and a friend son choose to go there. Ok let's try.. From outside you don't see that inside is very big and very nice. There are a lot of real animals like Iguana, parrotts,... The dishes are good ...

Thank jose c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant by accident strolling down the streets of Valkenburg. Very nice and amusing staff, but I must say that the showstopper was indeed PABLO the Ara parrot that was very talkative and amusing ! Walking in you are greeted by 2 large...More

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely so disappointed in this place. I didn’t have high expectations walking it, we went on a Saturday and they had buffet style and that is not Mexican at all if anything more American than Mexican. Decor was very nice I will say that but...More

Thank rachelmurillo
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Hola amigo, Thanks for the feedback. We are sorry to hear it wasn’t what you expected, our apologies! We don’t advertise with serving 100% authentic Mexican food because we are located in the Netherlands and through the years we adjusted some dishes to soothe every...More

Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

I went here with my wife after the Christmas markets. We didn’t know it was buffet style, but we still stayed because we were hungry. We are both Mexican and this was not Mexican food at all. The buffet is overpriced it was around 51...More

Thank jmurillo23
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Hola amigo, Thanks for the feedback. We are sorry to hear it wasn’t what you expected, our apologies! We don’t advertise with serving 100% authentic Mexican food because we are located in the Netherlands and through the years we adjusted some dishes to soothe every...More

Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

Not bad food for say but not Mexican food. The sign actually says "Mexicaans restaurant." Which is the best way I can describe it. It like it but definitely not Mexican food.More

Thank Eric C
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Hola amigo, Thanks for the feedback. We are sorry to hear it wasn’t what you expected, our apologies! We don’t advertise with serving 100% authentic Mexican food because we are located in the Netherlands and through the years we adjusted some dishes to soothe every...More

Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

Walking around in Valkenburg and looking for all the nice looking restaurant on the city centre with the nice lights and heated outside terraces it is just a romantic scenery. Only one manor concern all the restaurants advertise with dead 💀 animals for food! Some...More

Thank Geusa
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2017

Hola amigo! Thanks for the great review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our Vegan menu!

Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

11 of us for lunch on a Saturday. Warm welcome, beautifully colourful interior with loads of parrots, sombreros and airy spaces. Ate à la carte - delicious food, good wine and Mexican beers. Service excellent - will be back for sure. ThanksMore

Thank Hugo H
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2017
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Hola amigo! Bedankt voor de mooie beoordeling ter plekke en we waarderen het zeer om dit ook hier op Tripadvisor...More

Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

We have been in a family trip, and we decided to visit Valkenburg, looking a bit in the most appreciated restaurants in the area, seeing all the opportunities we decided to go for a Mexican one. What a Mexican!! When you enter in El Castillo...More

Thank fscanu
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

Hola amigo! Thank you so much for reviewing our restaurant and how nice to hear you enjoyed it so much. We very much look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

nice Mexican food...we had the buffet.lots of choice and you pretty much get to add tour own level of spice so value for money ..would recommend a visit...

Thank Amanda A
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2017

Hola amigo, thank you for reviewing our restaurant and the recommendation. We hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Great food! Friendly stuff! Big buffet, much choice. You have to try! It's amazing. Wonderfull environement... If you go to Falkenburg, go and get some food! ✌✌😎😎

Thank Da N
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2017

Hola amigo, thank you for reviewing our restaurant. We're happy to hear you enjoyed it. Hope to see you back again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$18 - $31
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muntstraat 6/6301 BW, 6301 BW Valkenburg, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  Limburg Province  >  Valkenburg
  • Phone Number: +31 43 601 5921
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