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El Bayo

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Carmen Perez #31 Esquina Forestal, Veracruz, Mexico
+52 229 178 1333
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11:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Ordered fried shrimp only got beans w it. Service sucked had to asked for everything twice...tortillas were awesome...price was ok.....I guess I'm used to ha ing more than beans on my plate maybe a salad w rice...it was ok..

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Thank surge1
los angeles
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173 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

In Boca del Rio, El Bayo appeared the only one that was not deserted on a Thursday afternoon. The menu is typical Vera Cruz. Nice ceviche and stuffed crab. Not a great selection of beers and even less wines.

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El Bolson, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

Recommended by a local it was a great choice. The food is superb, fresh, the prices unbeatable and the service courteous, fast and helpful. The location is a typical seafood place from years ago, so a great taste of the real Veracruz.

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Thank alejandraalmada
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

Me and my family love to eat out and like to try several restaurants, but this by a long shot has one us over as a family, the service is just amazing treat you like you're coming to grandmas house, a very warm and family like feeling. Shrimp and fish are always cooked to perfection and we have always been... More 

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Chihuahua
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2013

If you like seafood and reasonable prices, do not miss this restaurant. Local cuisine, tastes, flavors, colors, customs, etc., etc., can certainly be tasted in their dishes. Attended with 20 of the family, got to try everything, could not stop eating! Thank you for the service as well!

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Thank LaloChihuahua
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2013

Let me start by saying that i been to all 4 of them.. none dissapoint The seafood is fresh and the quality is great. Some reviews mention that the quantity serve is not much. I rather have quality food and the prince here is great.. The service is fast and great. Every time i visit Veracruz,Mex this place is a... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2013

We went to the newer site in Boca del Rio. It oversees the Jamapa river where it goes into the sea. It is very pretty, and you see a lot of families walking around in the afternoons. The food is insanely good, this is a must if you are in town. I had the Cazuela El Bayo (a seafood bowl),... More 

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Dallas, TX
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2013

My emphasis is food, prepared and presented as it would be at a local home. Having visited restaurants and homes in Veracruz for twenty years, I can say this is it. In fact, friends kid me about paying the restaurant "when we have the same thing at home." Fortunately, I have both. I have been to El Bayo numerous times,... More 

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Veracruz, Mexico
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82 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2012

Very good seafood, it has several locations, some with a better view than others but the food is good no matter where you go.

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Thank Luis K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mexican
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carmen Perez #31 Esquina Forestal, Veracruz, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Veracruz  >  Veracruz
  • Phone Number: +52 229 178 1333

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?