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“Don't miss” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of El Tovar - CLOSED

El Tovar
Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
Monterrey, Mexico
Level Contributor
124 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Don't miss”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2013

I ate there yesterday and had a delightful surprise. I like the 80s memorabilia mixed with lucha libre decor. The food is real good too. Seafood with a a modern yet local twist.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
Helpful?
Thank travelfanmty
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59 reviews from our community

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Rating summary
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Villahermosa
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Local food with a nice (and slightly more expensive) twist.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2012

All the food sold here is a "gourmet" take on local foods, which is nice if you have tried the actual local food in one of the many restaurants across the city. The dishes are lovingly prepared and they taste just as much. A nice place to go, the place is carefully themed in the trends of old restaurants aimed at youth and local families, so expect an experience, not an elegant dinner (which is good in my opinion)

  • Visited July 2012
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
Helpful?
Thank Ze0nite
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puerto vallarta
Level Contributor
82 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“great seafood in a colorful small restaurant.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2012

surprised by the bill... which was rather expensive for what we ordered. only seafood on the menu, so if you don´t like seafood, don´t go. enjoyed the best shrimp tostada i´ve ever had.

Visited November 2012
Helpful?
1 Thank yalahabibti
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chocolandia
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“eat at tovar”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2012

Good seafood and fish, fun decoration, sometimes can be really full so call ahead.

Helpful?
Thank nativechoquita
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