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Panchos Sea Food

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Paseo Centro 108 | Col Los Paraisos, Leon, Mexico
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09:00 - 19:00
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Wed - Mon 09:00 - 19:00
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Pátzcuaro, Michoacán
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69 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Pancho's Seafood yesterday for the first time, and we know we'll be back. We liked the semi-open air, natty nautical ambiance, the kind and helpful service, and above all, the delicious, fresh seafood. We were brought unique, crisp, brown tostadas and crackers, as well as a half an avocado to spread on the tostadas. The older, tall waiter,... More 

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Thank Don C
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit on each of our trips to Leon. Always fresh, always delicious and always friendly! It is not a posh place, very simple really, but has a great local atmosphere and the taste is unforgettable!

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1 Thank Елена К
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Excelent seafood!! Fresh Seafood featuring raw seafood, carpaccios, coktails, aguachiles and tostadas. Very informal setting and very good preparation. I think they miss some cooked dishes, but for a quick informal lunch is a very goos option.

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1 Thank Francisco A
Sao Luis, MA
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107 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This is a totally unexpected good surprise. The food is served in a complete different way that surprises the costumer. Sea food is served cooled and not warm. The shrimps are placed over the beer and served in a vinagrete sauce with avocato. Delicious. Must go!

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1 Thank Erick S
Leon, Mexico
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

To me they do not offer enough sea food options. The dishes they serve are always the same, some raw sea food with some olvie oil and a few condiments to change the flavor a little bit. Is always crowded and too expensive.

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Thank iktz88
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

A must visit place for each of our trips to Leon. It is a simple open air lunch place with fresh sea food, which is very much liked by local people. Prices are not low, but the quality of food is great. Great value for money and open friendly atmosphere.

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Thank Елена К
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

I think this restaurant is completely over-rated. The prices are overly excessive for what they serve. This is definitely not the best mexican seafood in León. The quality of the food served here is fair, however, you can get better dishes and cooked specialties elsewhere. They do have a fair variety of vinaigrettes used in their preparations which is what... More 

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1 Thank Jackie Z
Leon, Mexico
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43 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

This is by far the best Sea Food Restaurant for me in Leon, Gto. Is a good place to go, you don't have to go with fancy clothes, is like if you where on the beach, but in a city. The Marlin with their secret recipe vinagrette is...OMG the best for me. I eat a whole plate of that by... More 

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Thank 11Gregoria11
Prague, Czech Republic
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

seriously the best mexican seafood ever tasted!! there is a huge variety and you can try so many different things. if I lived in Leon I would go eat there daily :) must try if you are passing Leon! dont miss it

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McAllen, Texas
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

By far the bet seafood place in Leon. Prompt service, always somebody circling around you to see what you need. Atmosphere is open. Cons - cash only. Worth to stop by an ATM and eat lunch or early dinner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 19:00
Monday
09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 19:00
Thursday
09:00 - 19:00
Friday
09:00 - 19:00
Saturday
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Centro 108 | Col Los Paraisos, Leon, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Guanajuato  >  Leon

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?