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El Porvenir

Avenida Hidalgo 1403 | Frente Al Cementerio, Tampico 89170, Mexico
+52 833 213 0568
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (13 reviews)
“crab” (7 reviews)
“oysters” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood
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LOCATION
Avenida Hidalgo 1403 | Frente Al Cementerio, Tampico 89170, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

When we arrived the waiter told us that the restaurant was full and that unfortunately our food would be slow. What we didn’t expect was to wait for 2 hours to receive our food. Our group sat on the top floor and the waiters there...More

Thank Elisa L
Reviewed 19 December 2017

This is one of the best restaurant's in Tampico. Pricy but the quality is great, you don't regret. Negrilla a la Mercedes Benz is great! The cheese tortillas are also great!

Thank Eduardo G
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant with good food. It is worth a visit. Try the stuffed crab. Service was a bit slow but it was OK

Thank mdfdri
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Excellent seafood I have ever tried in Mexico. The food is fantastic and also the services. The owner is from Spain, very nice father and son, very kind.

Thank wfwrobert
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Here you can find both traditional dishes along with trends of modern tastes, but everything is of the highest quality and you can feel and taste the freshness of the seafood.

Thank Carimbo83
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We always dine here in December when driving back home from Veracruz and do a rest stop in Tampico with my wife and three kids, the seafood options here are amazing, Rockerfeller Oyster, cheese tortillas, crab, what ever i have ordered they are huge, fresh...More

Thank HectorMTY-MX
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent business meal. Best dish not to miss is the Jaiba al a Frank. The Jaiba is a blue crab. In this dish the crab is prepared in a butter based sauce and served with delicious cheese tortillas. A bit of a hit...More

Thank chrishardiman
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The first time I went was a couple of months ago at the recommendation of my work colleague who is from Tampico. Of course I asked what was the most famous dish and the waiter said Jaiba a la Frank / Crab in the style...More

Thank Profe_Federico
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

This place has some of the best seafood in town. The cheese tortillas are unique never have seen them elsewhere. Don't miss if you visiting. Local landmark. BETTER THERE THAN ACROSS THE STREET says the sign on the front (the grave yard is a cross...More

Thank PingoWis
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Great place to eat; the Jaiba a la Frank with Asadero cheese tortillas is awesome. My grandfather loved the MB Fish. A place to go to eat in Tampico for sure, just not in a tight budget.

Thank mabayardom
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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Hidalgo 1403 | Frente Al Cementerio, Tampico 89170, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Tamaulipas  >  Tampico
  • Phone Number: +52 833 213 0568
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