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El Patio

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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$7 - $105
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Latin, Barbecue, Central American
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Reviewed March 22, 2019

This was a new experience for all of us a we have never eaten at a Honduran Restaurant before. The atmosphere was just what we wanted for our first night in Tegucigalpa. We did not speak Spanish, so had to point at what we thought...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Rowecr
elpatiohn, General Manager at El Patio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Rowecr, Thank you for sharing your kind feedback on your recent experience with us. We're delighted to hear you liked our specialties, service and entertainment. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again soon! Thanks again for your great feedback. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Good traditional Honduran food, My only complaint is that the traditional horchata (drink) tasted more like pozol than horchata. I can say anything about the atmosphere we were there late night and they were about to close for the evening. *Dated traditional design.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Torres K
elpatiohn, General Manager at El Patio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Torres K, Thank you for sharing your kind feedback on your recent experience with us. We are very sorry you did not like our horchata. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again soon! Kind regards, El Patio

Reviewed January 18, 2019

This restaurant have been offering typical Honduran food for many many years now. One of the most traditional in the capital city of Tegucigalpa. It can be considered overpriced for Honduran standards and what you get. I would recommend the steaks if you like well...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Restaurante E, General Manager at El Patio, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2019

Hello martinsrafael, Thank you for sharing your kind feedback on your recent experience with us. We're happy to read your recommendation on our steaks. If you had any inconvenience we would be happy to speak to you about your visit in greater detail if you...More

Reviewed January 15, 2019

So, this is a place more about good food and a historic kinda-feeling about Tegucigalpa, if you just want to eat, there are other options.More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Restaurante E, General Manager at El Patio, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your visit. We would be happy to speak to you about your visit in greater detail if you would like to share your contact information with us privately or contact us at restelpatiohn@gmail.com...More

Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

I had visited this place back in 1998 while station in Honduras, to my surprise I went back now in December 2018 with my family and the food was still as delicious and abundant as before. The plates are huge and the prices cery affordable....More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Restaurante E, General Manager at El Patio, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Hello ICEBOXPR7, Thank you for sharing your kind feedback on your recent experience with us. We're delighted to hear you loved our specialties. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again soon! Thanks again for your great feedback. Kind regards, El Patio

Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

This is a famous restaurant in Tegucigalpa but they need to improve and make their food tastier. I cook better Honduran food at home!More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Restaurante E, General Manager at El Patio, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2019

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your visit. We are surprised at your comments regarding your experience, as they are not consistent with the typical feedback we receive from our guests. We would be happy to speak to you...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

El Patio is the best Honduran restaurant. Best food ever... Honduran dishes. Steaks, barbecues, sausages, chicken, pork and even vegeterian shish kebabs. Mondongo soup My favorite "EL SEÑOR CONQUISTADOR" All waiters are dressed in a Honduran style. At night Mariachi can sing songs for you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Restaurante E, General Manager at El Patio, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2019

Hello Emilio M, Thank you for sharing your kind feedback on your recent experience with us. We're delighted to hear you loved our specialties, service and ambience. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again soon! Thanks again for your great feedback. Kind...More

Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

I will think twice avout going back, can't believe they still don't have a decebt tortilla and a cold local beer at this supposed typical restaurant, I did complain about how can they serve beer in a glass with ice to chill them. Need to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Restaurante E, Manager at El Patio, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Hi Roberto F, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your visit. We are surprised at your comments regarding your experience, as they are not consistent with the typical feedback we receive from our guests. We would be happy to speak...More

Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Have been coming to this restaurant for several years. Whenever we come on trips to Tegucigalpa, it is definitely a place that we always plan to eat at. The atmosphere is enjoyable, the staff is very attentive. Occasionally they'll have a mariachi band there to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Restaurante E, Manager at El Patio, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Hello wowzerjesus, Thank you for sharing your kind feedback on your recent experience with us. We're delighted to hear you loved our specialties, service and atmosphere. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again soon! Thanks again for your great feedback. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Honduras is a young, develpoing country that is exquisitely represented by this restaurant. Being one of the oldest in Tegucigalpa, El Patio understands Honduran food. The ambiance is pleasant, employees are kind and the food is autonomously local. The portions are big, just like Hondurans...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Restaurante E, Manager at El Patio, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Hello Andria R, Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedback on your recent experience with us. We're delighted to hear you loved our specialties, service and atmosphere. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again soon! Thanks again for your great feedback. Kind...More

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