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Restaurante Luces del Norte

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Barrio El Centro, Avenida 5 Calle 11 | Atlantida, Tela AT2200, Honduras
+504 2448-1044
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The helpings are large enough for a quick lunch the next day with your leftovers. I had the pork chop. It was decent. I'm pretty sure this place is for seafoodies because my friends love the seafood. Looking at the ratings I'll have to try the fried chicken next time!

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Thank Chloe L
Burlington, Vermont
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187 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Had 5 for dinner so we had a variety - T-bone, fried chicken, beef and a sandwich. There was plenty of food and a delightful staff. Everything is cooked to order, so there is a bit of a wait. The salad was nice with lots of ingredients. Typical of Honduras, only one kind of dressing. Fried chicken was outstanding as... More 

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St. Albans, VT, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

I ate here with a group of five, so was able to sample a few dishes. I ordered the Carne Asada (grilled beef) plate which was served with beans, greens, fresh pico de galo, cheese, and tortillas. The beef was flavorful, but very tough. Something I'm finding is pretty normal for the area. I didn't care for the cheese which... More 

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Haiku, Hawaii, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Wow the mix ceviche was ggggoooodddd!! Had guacamole as second appetizer and couldn't even do the seafood soup I was drooling after. Service needs work... But enticing enough to want to go back!!!

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Thank Gretchen H
Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We heard this place was good and it sure was. The service was very mama's house and they are in no hurry but it was pleasant. I do suggest to go day light. Enjoy the mini boardwalk off the same street but be vigilant it can seem unsafe but only at night fall. Food was awesome and a large amount... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Great food at decent prices. Staff is very friendly. We went for lunch and the restaurant was packed - regardless, food was served fairly quickly. Definitely my favorite place to eat in Tela!

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Columbia, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

I was a bit disappointed in Northern Lights, perhaps because it had been so highly recommended by a Honduran acquaintance. The night I ate there, I was the only customer, which probably should have been a clue. I ordered the grilled fish filet, which came with a salad, rice, and fries. The salad was very good (large and extraordinarily fresh).... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

- pricy. Main dishes cost around $10 - fair installations. More.like a.shack - fair location. In street contgous to beach but no ovean view - +1 for the delicious sea food specially conch soup

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Thank Igor Z
Montgomery, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

This is great restaurant with fresh and plentiful seafood. The back room was large enough, but could have used another fan or two.

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Thank Dailey35
San Pedro Sula
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015

We were 5 people visiting the place, we order Fried Fish and Conch Soup. The quality of the Fish was very good but the Soup, not really what we expected. Other servers came asking to other tables who order the Soups to start, our server was sent somewhere else. This used to be a very good restaurant with very good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barrio El Centro, Avenida 5 Calle 11 | Atlantida, Tela AT2200, Honduras
  • Location: Central America  >  Honduras  >  Atlantida Department  >  Tela
  • Phone Number: +504 2448-1044
Description
Just a walk away from the beach Northern Lights Restaurant is the place to be if you want to taste the caribbean cuisine while reading a book offered by our new library. Surrounded by an enchanting garden, hammocks and the best fruits de mer on town this makes it the perennial favorite.

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