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El Mexicano & Grill

€€ - €€€Steakhouse, Mexican,
Sea Aquarium Beach, Bapor Kibra n/n, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 461 1056
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (11 reviews)
“guac” (2 reviews)
“spareribs” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
Steakhouse, Mexican, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Sea Aquarium Beach, Bapor Kibra n/n, Willemstad, Curacao
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: El Mexicano & Grill
1. Perfect food & kids friendly
"menu is perfect. Quality is very good. Also the kids menu is good"
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2. Nice view & good service
"Great view; great food; friendly waiters; nice sunset;"
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3. Friendly prices & portions
"large portions, fast service and the prices are very competitive"
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good food and good service! Lovely place with a nice view and a cozy ambience. Frank was very kind and served us very well! Thanks!

Thank Thamara A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there on the 9th of june for dinner as group of about 13. Had to wait a while to get what we ordered,but food came warm to the table and tasted good

1  Thank Muriel H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and attractively restaurant with thoughtful and nice host. I liked the steaks! Also good for just a drink with friends and/or family! Will be back soon for another visit!

1  Thank rvanbosstraten
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there with friends and decided to eat at this restaurant. It was very quiet as it was early. We were seated and ordered our drinks. We waited and waited. We finally got our drinks and ordered our food and waited and waited. We...More

Thank Lynda L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

And then again, 7 months later back on Curacao. And of course I had to visit Rene and his lovely crew. Today I had some fine choices of their new menu. And it was great again. They even improved more! Such a fine balance between...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate lunch here while visiting Mambo Beach. Service was great and food was excellent. They have the best steak tacos I've ever eaten! I would definitely recommend eating here while at Mambo Beach!

1  Thank Larra B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Location is good, menu has good variety and all our food was good as well. We had a party of 6 and had better service at this restaurant than any of the others. Everyone found something on the menu that they were happy with. Definetly...More

1  Thank Kim L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On May 24th we had a very nice dinner with a group of 20 people. The food & service were good! And very nice ambiance!

1  Thank Xandra W
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Great place food is great good service deff recomend eating here our server frank was awesome had an excellent experience

1  Thank Marisol H
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We live on Curacao and when we have something to celebrate, what beter way to do it with a good view and great food. The Lomito is excellent, but so is the chicken or burgers. The staff is always friendly, nothing is to much! it...More

1  Thank Sandra5999
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sea Aquarium Beach, Bapor Kibra n/n, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 461 1056
  • E-mail
Nice restaurant located on the second level of the Mambo Beach Boulevard with a nice sea view. El Mexicano & Grill serves grilled Meats, Fish, Mexican, Burgers, Ribs, Shrimps, Fajita's and much more! El Mexicano & Grill welcomes you for a wonderful experience and their professional waiters and cooks are ready to serve you!
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