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Restaurante Los Pampanos

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Calle 12 | Calle 12, 97367, Celestún, Península de Yucatán, Celestun 97367, Mexico
+52 988 916 2661
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Zurich, Switzerland
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64 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Open until 6:30 pm. We were very happy we came here. Located directly at the beach. We were told this is one of the few seafood restaurands taking care of some hygenic standards. The lobster was great. Prepare for some mosquitos though.

Thank Denneo
Mexico City, Mexico
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is very good and not expensive, they don't take too long to serve as other places. Its in a very nice beach so you eat with a nice breeze.

Thank Omi_Wan
Calgary, Canada
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303 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A couple of people had told us that this was the best restaurant in Celestun for fish and seafood. It looked nice and was quite busy. We sat on the beach under the palapa style roof, quite comfortable out of the sun. The menu is extensive, with seafood served in several different styles. Some things we tried were very good,... More 

Thank Bob L
Mexico City, Mexico
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63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Very good food and affordable... It has a very nice beach... Love the ceviche and mojo de ajo fish, all very fresh local ingredients... Good service!

Thank Luzani
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Great Oceanside location, you can go for a swim, walk the beach or simply sit and enjoy the ocean breeze while you wait for your food. The service was good, the waiter was polite and prompt. Sadly the food was not much to look at. It tasted ok but definitely not anything to rave about.

Thank Ethan32689
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93 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016

After the tour to the mangroves of Celestun, we ended up having lunch at Los Pampanos. There is the upper area of the restaurant with concrete floors and a lower one where you are literally on the beach with a high ceilinged palm thatched roof. The beach has white sand sprinkled with small shells. The plated food at this restaurant... More 

Thank Ricky O
Progreso, Mexico
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016

Our first time in Celestun, we were here for a business meeting and stopped for lunch on our way out of town. The place was recommended by our clients. There were very few people in the place as it was during the week. The menu seemed to be lacking in lunch selections with only breakfast and dinner items. We had... More 

Thank beachbums_ceo
Franklin, Louisiana
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128 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016

My wife and I dined here with dear friends from Merida. My friend Armando called ahead to ensure the freshest and largest Stone Crab claws would be waiting for us. Excellent! The ceviche was fresh, and tasted of the mornings gulf waters. We also enjoyed fried trout roe, a new treat to me. The service was attentive. The setting was... More 

Thank theblackcrab
Mexico City, Mexico
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53 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

For being the top place in trip advisor, I wonder how the other restaurants are.. I had the cebiche, and it was quite average. The service is good for sure. The location is also nice as it's beachside and close to downtown. Pricey for what you get.

Thank espaciofinito
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016

tables on the beach, palapa roof, open view to the water.it was crowded but the waiters are able. good drinks. great stone crabs a ceviche and a sort of stew with small shrimp, crab and fish, all fresh and simply prepared.

Thank billyreiner2222

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 12 | Calle 12, 97367, Celestún, Península de Yucatán, Celestun 97367, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Celestun
  • Phone Number: +52 988 916 2661

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