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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 good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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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 2 weeks ago 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 6 days ago

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 4 weeks ago

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!

Reviewed August 4, 2017

This is a very colorful restaurant with a fun atmosphere with exotic animals and a fountain. We didn't feel like eating from a buffet, so we got "à la carte" items and were very satisfied with them. It was a lot of good mexican food....More

Thank nemesis2207
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2017

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

Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

It was very nice being in this restaurant. The cactus soup was delicious. The cocktails were mixed very well. The chicken meat was very nicely spiced. The service was very good and attentative. Overal the food was much better than expected. I really enjoyed it....More

Thank PaulKlaver
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Hola amigo! Thank you so much for the great review! We're very happy you enjoyed your visit to our restaurant. Hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant with a large group so we all went for the Amigo Buffet. Tasty enough, but very little choice of Mexican dishes. Most dishes available were not spicy at all. OK, but this is supposed to be a Mexican restaurant. There...More

Thank warfarinman
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Hola amigo! Thank you for the review and feedback. We are sorry to hear it wasn't exactly what you expected. The level of spicyness depends a little on what you're used to. Some say the buffet is too spicy, some say it's not spicy enough....More

Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

This was a good place, long time ago... the dust is everywhere and the furniture need a make over... and the food, well, I had the impression to eat shoarma ... the drinks were probably from big bottles and served in glasses with a lot...More

Thank myrmagillissen
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2017

Hola amigo, thank you for reviewing our restaurant and for the feedback. We are sorry to hear it was not what you expected. Could you maybe let us know what you ordered and in which area you were seated so we can discuss your findings...More

Reviewed May 11, 2017

After strolling around in the historic centre of Valkenburg we decided to sit down in this restaurant, from the wide range of restaurants Valkenburg has to offer. Inside we discovered that for "only" EURO 24,00 per person we could use the Mexican buffet so we...More

2  Thank Erik-Ehv
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2017

Hola amigo, thanks for reviewing our restaurant and letting us know you enjoyed our food, atmosphere and service. Hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

I liked the colours of the place - you don't feel in the Netherlands. The staff was OK but I wasn't expecting much anyway from such a big place anyway. We ordered a 'table bbq' - basically a gas hob where you roast tons of...More

Thank Maria V
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2017

Hola amigo, thanks for the feedback, however, with all due respect but a table BBQ is exacly what is says, a table BBQ...you roast your own meat and veggies on a gas hob. We don't know how we could possibly recreate the circumstances in which...More

Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

I was here in 2014 so had to come again since I was staying in Valkenburg for the week. I had the Sopa Nopales (spicy cactus soup) which was a nice fire hot but not deadly. For my main I had the Pescados del mar...More

Thank Mike M
Cecile D, Manager at El Castillo, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2017

Hola amigo, thank you for returning to our restaurant and for leaving another nice review op Tripadvisor! For next time, if you let our server know beforehand that you like your dishes a little spicy, very spicy or deadly hot :) we will prepare the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$18 - $29
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
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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