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El Rincon Tropical

€€ - €€€Caribbean, Latin,
4300 Holland Rd, South Plaza Shopping Center #21, Virginia Beach, VA 23452-1102
+1 757-463-0003
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
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“flan” (4 reviews)
“pernil” (3 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Spanish
€€ - €€€
4300 Holland Rd, South Plaza Shopping Center #21, Virginia Beach, VA 23452-1102
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Prices are very high for what you get. Quality isn't very good either . Wouldn't recommend . Disappointed .

Thank Kristen8358
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Being that I'm Puerto Rican, I can say that this is authentic Puerto Rican food at it's best! Every meal I've ordered tastes just like my father makes it! It's a small restaurant off Holland & Plaza Trail. We like to come here when we...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Food was good. We had your typical rice and beans, sweet plantains and shrimp. Waitress was nice and was helpful with the menu. Atmosphere was uplifting and music was good. Flan was amazing. Overall good experience.

Thank Keisha D
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

My friend's and I had to revisit this location after returning to the area. We had Pernil, pork chops and mofungo with chicken. Great meals, large portions and very reasonable prices. Not a fancy place, no tablecloths, just tables and chairs but just great food!!!...More

Thank ROB A
Reviewed 5 December 2016

My Husband and I go here at least every two months. He always has the pastelon and I usually have the churrasco. The food has always been excellent. have in mind that this is what we call Fonda de Ule, which means you won't expect...More

1  Thank billandmeche
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

How is possible that someone( one of the waitress!) take away the drink which you have paid for before you left the placed plfor just because the pleace is going to close!? Don't go to that place...

Thank LeidyYuliana
Reviewed 19 October 2016

El Rincon Tropical is located in a strip mall, with more of a bar than restaurant appearance. The service was good, but the prices of the food did not match the amount of food that you were served nor the taste. The rice and beans...More

Thank HoosU
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It's on the end of an old strip mall so it's what you expect. The roasted pork was ok but I expected more flavor. The maduras or plantains, were good. (The reason I went to a Latin restaurant)The restaurants is old and dingy, but the...More

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This restaurant is in a strip mall and when you enter reminds me a lot of being in Puerto Rico given the smells and the ambience. I live in NYC and my wife is Puerto Rican and we have eaten in a lot of restaurants...More

Thank Adam G
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

The food portion so small. My child got burn with an empanada and they didn't even cared . No first aid kit. And I doubt they have a fire stinguisher. Make a wise decision before going a place with no safety regulations.

Thank DianaMerit12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4300 Holland Rd, South Plaza Shopping Center #21, Virginia Beach, VA 23452-1102
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-463-0003
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