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Salpicon Restaurant

Carr #681 Km 12. 3 | Bo. Islote, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico
+1 787-933-3400
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp” (13 reviews)
“mofongo” (42 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Carr #681 Km 12. 3 | Bo. Islote, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This quaint restaurant lies in front of the vast Atlantic Ocean. We sat in a terrace facing the water and ordered: Monfongo relleno de jueyes, mofongo relleno de chillo and shrimp with mofongo. The food was espectacular and the staff very accommodating. Definitely worth a...More

Thank Harumi D
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Fresh food here and great view. Our table had "mofongos" with shrimp in scampi sauce (waiter recommendation) and it was delicious. Our waiter Hector was probably the best waiter we have ever encountered in a restaurant. Good prices, amazing service, and amazing food.

3  Thank reynaldo758
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch on a Saturday. The place is lovely and the decor is nice. It overlooks the beach which is wonderful. The food is good. Had the buttered shrimp with fried plantains (tostones). Prices seemed fair. I would suggest however for them to...More

Thank T T
Reviewed 14 July 2017

My mom: Her Rice with Crabs was ok, "non comparable to the one I had @ El Tesoro Escondido Restaurant-Hormigueros." My sis: Her Octopus Salad & her take out of Mahi Mahi en Salsa Criolla "tasted really good." Nephew: His Shrimp "Mofongo" was ok. The...More

Thank Asgoodaszagat
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The Restaurant has an excellent view of the ocean. The service is really good and the food is delicious specially the garlic lobster with fried plantains.

Thank Camille V
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

My family had various dishes including Mofongo, Shrimp Soup and Lobster. The food was delicious and no leftovers at the end of our meals to speak of. I believe the title says it all and I believe a good way of judging a restaurant is...More

1  Thank Julian L
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Great food, great view, great service and reasonable prices. The tostones de pana were soooooo good, you can either eat inside or outside, with a wonderful view of the ocean, cozy ambiance and very clean, we'll definitely come back.

Thank Blanca L
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We had Garlic shrimps that were really good with an excellent mofongo. Scampi shrimps with tostones and even though the plantains were a little bit yellow the shrimps were amazing. The asopao was very good but the amount of the appetizers were not the same...More

Thank jessicaopp
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The food was OK. It's a nice place, beautiful view but slow service and waiters/tress need a little bit more training. It got potential. I hope they improve in speed and service attention. Customers need to be ask if they need something and should be...More

Thank MsWilmie
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Every time we are in Puerto Rico, we must stop and have dinner here. We have been here at least 10 times on vacation. The atmosphere is amazing and relaxing. The views are breathtaking and never disappoint. We have ordered many things and all are...More

1  Thank bye1214
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10 May 2017|
Response from Zory80 | Property representative |
Good Afternoon, We accept all Major Creit Cards Visa, Mastercard, Amex Thank you for inquiring.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carr #681 Km 12. 3 | Bo. Islote, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Arecibo
  • Phone Number: +1 787-933-3400
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Open ONLY on weekendsFriday 3:00-9:00Saturday & Sunday 1:00-9:00Kitchen closes at 8:00pm
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