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“Simply delicious!”
Review of MenTa Cuisine

MenTa Cuisine
Ranked #5 of 66 Restaurants in Arecibo
Price range: US$ 15 - US$ 20
Cuisines: Caribbean
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Description: This restaurant opened about a year and a half ago in my hometown and tourists may benefit from finding it if they are visiting surrounding towns.
Reviewed 11 February 2012

We went to find out about the rumors of this being the best restaurant in Arecibo, we loved it so much, that we went back in two weeks to get some more of those heavenly ribbs with Malta sauce. The fish with a special passion fruit sauce done for me was delicious too, Chef Cedrick mentioned to us that he personally fishes them to make sure of their freshness, way to go MenTa!!

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Reviewed 20 January 2012

A small cozy place with an good quality food but no exceptional or unsuperable. Close proximity to the Arecibo's Court. I have attended at lunch hour and the treatment is excellent. A bit pricey so it is not the ideal place to eat OFTEN but to invite to impress.

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Reviewed 27 November 2011

I visit this small restaurant in ARECIBO for the third time and the experience was wonderful as usual, we start with the potatoes soup , the appetizers were excellent including red malanga chips and pastelillos de dorado ( MAHI MAHI ) and the main courses , FILETON DE TERNERA and CHURRASCO delicious . Chef/ owner CEDRIC is very friendly and personally go to each table to greet you and your family and a give an A plus to this restaurant , go there if you visit the north area of the island .

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3  Thank ISRAEL29
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Reviewed 14 November 2011

From the appetizers (cheese, chorizo & pork spring roll), main course (mahi-mahi in garlic cream) finishing with the dessert (panatela), everything was delicious. The fish was caught by the chef the day before, what fresher than that. Much better alternative than chain restaurants.

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3  Thank edluna111
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Reviewed 4 September 2011

Sitting in MenTa having just finished a heavenly meal , I am glad I dropped in to MenTa. The owner Cedric helped us so much with the directions staying with us all the time on phone til we reached the restaurant . We ordered a vegetarian pasta and kingfisher on Cedric's suggestion and both were absolutely delicious. The environment is nice and very friendly . Highly recommended if you happen to be in Arecibo area.

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3  Thank CerebralBytes
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