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Popocatepetl The Mexican

Riviervismarkt 1, 2011 HJ Haarlem, The Netherlands
+31 23 551 1901
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good33%
  • Average26%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
3 weeks ago
“Good sized portions, central location and friendly staff”
4 weeks ago
“Good Mexican Food”
Opens in 21 min
All hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Riviervismarkt 1, 2011 HJ Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am from California and used to really good Mexican food. I'm afraid this Mexican dinner in Haarlem was a lot better than anything I've had in California for a long time. The dish was very distinctive and delicious. Called Burria. The waitress was just...More

Thank Dede C
Eric B, Assistent bedrijfsleider at Popocatepetl The Mexican, responded to this review

Hello Dede Thank you for this positive review. Good to hear that the Burria has fallen in taste. Looking forward to see you next time. greetings Denise

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with friends, the food was nice with generous portions, they had some imaginative drink options and service was quick.

Thank Boingaroo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice selection. Good size restaurant and wait staff speaks nice english. We were there on a Tuesday and it was quite busy. Lots of locals were there and family groups as well. Would go back.

Thank wattsrd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a good place to go to. Yummy food and really good cocktails. Make sure you book in advance, though. Always busy.

Thank AtrejuA
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Very nice atmosphere with friendy staff and good service. They can serve 45 people without a problem. The set menu was great (we could choose one from different set menus before the dinner, and each menu offered more options to choose from on the site),...More

Thank Zsóka K
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Was happy to have booked a table upfront. Although waiting at the bar wouldn't have been that bad. Anyway the food is of a good quality and the staff is nice. A good experience all together.

Thank Rene S
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

For a great night out with delicious food, fast service, and humble staff that make you feel at home: go to Popocatepetl!!

Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful and tasty food! Friendly staff and yummy tea's. The prices are great too. Plenty of options to choose from

Thank Alina P
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I say wee as when we arrived the place was packed... not that big an issue as there was a bar we could wait at. After being seated we were offered English menus straight away, that saved us the embarrassment of asking for them. I...More

Thank big_Paul_G_B
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is located next to the cathedral. Unfortunately there is no possibility to sit outside. The ambience is fine and so is the food, but nothing special.

Thank Philip_Bolster
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
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00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riviervismarkt 1, 2011 HJ Haarlem, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Haarlem
  • Phone Number: +31 23 551 1901
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