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430 main ave, Norwalk, CT 06851
+1 203-354-7329
Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Norwalk, Connecticut
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There is nothing we have had here that wasn't delicious. The plantain chips are yummy with the salsa, love the empanada appetizers too. I hosted a party here and the service was fantastic and everyone loved the food.

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Thank Ann Z
Scarborough, Maine
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I got stuck in Norwalk due to a snowstorm. This place was right next door to the hotel. I thought they had great menu items. The "chips" and salsa were great. I ordered an appetizer which was really good but I did find grissel (sp?) or a piece of bone in it. However they did not charge me for my... More 

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Thank noel_neptune
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76 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been a fan of the original spot (still going strong in Stamford), was in Norwalk and gave this a try. As expected, it was very good. Salsa and fried plantains set up the rest of a great meal. Get the ceviche when you go, and you should go.

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Thank Eric L
Norwalk, Connecticut
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered the Curry chicken and it was amazing. Even though I was full, I had to keep eating ...it was that good!

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Thank blondie06851
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349 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this place! The food is superb; Columbian with a flair. Large portions; ordered the skirt steak and could only eat half, the sides are generous and well prepared. The drinks are terrific too. I would come for drinks and tapas at the bar too. Great service. Will be back very soon

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Thank Msmouse1
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40 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016

I ordered curry chicken. After my first bite, it was so good, I couldn't stop smiling and keep eating. I had not had this feeling for a long time. It was just that good. If you are in town, you got to come here. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank C S
Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

Second time here, enjoy the free plantains/salsa, and the skinny margaritas we had. Our entrees were also good, we had the chicken and the shrimp from the menu. Next time we want to try desserts. Very busy bar crowd early on Friday night which was pretty loud but bearable. Parking was tough, we were lucky and found a spot.

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Thank Timothy F
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127 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Despite the off-putting location in a strip mall and slightly too bright interior, we were so impressed with the food and service that the lack of ambiance could be overlooked. At 7:00 on a Saturday the place was packed with mostly couples enjoying the well made cocktails (we had the mint cucumber martini, classic and pomegranate margaritas and Chilean Pinot... More 

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Thank DJMXX
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

I am such a huge fan of Latino food. This place did not disappoint. I had good service and the plate was huge, good thing I was hungry. Such a good atmosphere and service, which I think is most important in restaurants. Job well done! I'll go again if back in Norwalk.

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Thank Muhammad A
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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233 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

We decided to have dinner here because we really liked our experience at the Stamford location and this one is very close to where we live. Unfortunately, we didn't like it as much. The menu was limited and expensive which is why I rated it average and we decided to just order appetizers. I had a special starter that had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
Spanish, Latin, South American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 main ave, Norwalk, CT 06851
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Norwalk
  • Phone Number: +1 203-354-7329

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