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El Meson del General

B. Juarez 202, El Fuerte, Mexico
+52 698 893 0260
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (6 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood
€€ - €€€
B. Juarez 202, El Fuerte, Mexico
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Best and fresh seafood place in the heart of centro . Must try are baby lobster which are the speciality of this town too. See food is fresh from river El Fuerte . Bass it excelente .

Thank Jessiegurinder
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We enjoyed a excellent lunch at this lovely restaurant. We both had soup and split the fried bass. Everything was excellent. The service was great even though our servers English was poor and we don't speak Spanish. Very reasonable price.

Thank vanmccordick
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We ate in the patio and enjoyed the hummingbirds company in this historic restaurant. We shared the avocado - shrimp salad which was full of shrimp and mixed with a light mayonnaise dressing. Very satisfying. Our main courses were the arrechera and the fried fish...More

Thank Bea M
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Good food at reasonable pices. Attentive service. You may sitat a table in a nice yard and watch hummingbirds at a feeder.

Thank Globetrotterin2
Reviewed 26 March 2018

On recommendation of Copper Canyon Adventures, we tried this restaurant and were surprised to be the only patrons. Seems we hit an off tie to dine. Service and food were excellent. On returning to El Fuerte 5 days later, we again ate here and for...More

Thank yukondick
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Had both a lunch and a dinner here and both times enjoyed the experience. The menu has a fair choice of dishes, prices are OK, service was very good and the food was fine. They have some bird feeders out and so at lunchtime you...More

Thank Alek C
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We had a great meal here. I had the pulpo ajillo and it was heavenly, I really recommend this dish. The waiter was perfect too, even though the place was near-empty (it was low season) he was present when he needed to be, but never...More

Thank Martijn710
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

It was number one ranked by travelers, and it was the one with most ratings. This place is a must in El Fuerte. It is not a fancy place, but the food is extraordinary. We enjoyed the famous crawfish here (cauque), with mojo de ajo,...More

1  Thank yrognoni
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is a good restaurant with very reasonable prices. Diverse menu and helpful staff. Hummingbird feeders provide table side entertainment. In an old remodeled house. Their specialty is bass from the nearby Rio Fuerte, but they have lots of other things.

Thank harvey44
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We arrived late and hungry. The place is magnificent and the menu has a great selection of dishes. We had seafood, which was very tasty and well presented, and the service was very attentive. Prices are quite reasonable. We left happy and will visit this...More

Thank 70ava
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B. Juarez 202, El Fuerte, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Sinaloa  >  El Fuerte
  • Phone Number: +52 698 893 0260
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