Great food. Reminded me of when I lived in Puerto Rico. Authentic Spanish food. 5 star 100% every place else pales in comparison.
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Before I moved into college, my mother and I decided to come here for a last meal. I ordered the Carne Guisada, which was a good choice. The meal started with a small salad that had fresh, crunchy carrots and lettuce. After a short wait,...More
Absolutely delicious food. Huge portions, very reasonable price. Kept thinking about the friend plantains and steak for days afterward! Only slight problem was its location in a slightly sketchy area.
This is a small quaint little restaurant. Not fancy and does not have many tables, but I went at lunch time and all the tables were taken. That is always a good sign. Staff was very friendly.The chicken soup was superb. My mom was not...More
Ok, so i've only tried the grilled shrimp but it is so tasty and can never get myself to try anything else! My husband got the rotisserie chicken and it was yummy as was the fried whole fish.
The grilled shrimp is absolutely addicting. We do recommend you try Camarones al Pio Pio. It does not have the lemon sauce but its homemade stew brings another flavor to our shrimp. Hope to see you guys soon!
mr. pio pio might be good for albany (i don't know as it's the only place i've eaten there), but its food can't compete with similarly priced venues in big cities. though the chicken was tender, the ribs and churrasco were definitely NOT slow cooked....More
We are sorry to hear that you did not find us up to NYC standard. We will take your criticism and aim to further improve. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our homemade hot sauce!
This was our second visit to Mr. Pio Pio. We had stopped in Albany to eat on our way to upstate NY. We picked this place from Trip Advisor reviews and we were not disappointed. The seating is limited and the whole set up very...More
Visited Mr. Pio Pio in Albany with my family of six. The Trip Advisor reviews influenced our decision for dining and the reviews were accurate. The place is small with only a few tables. However, on the Tuesday we visited there was plenty of space...More
I read a positive review in local paper about Mr. Pio Pio restaurant and decided to check myself. It turned out that the place was clean and comforting. Air conditioner in summer time, when I visited the restaurant, was a big advantage. I ordered a...More