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“Average mexcican food”
Review of Cantina Pico de Gallo - CLOSED

Cantina Pico de Gallo
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining options: After-hours
Description: In the heart of Van Dyck, a singular concept in pinchos, the famous mexican tacos, one of the great prides of the Mexican Kitchen.You will be able to prove tinga de pollo, cochinita pibil, steak with peppers, hongos, poblano peppers with sour cream, al pastor and much more.
Reviewed 11 November 2012

After reading the reviews about the Mexican food here we expected good things. In the end the food was just ok, nothing specially. It was good food typical that did remind us of mexico but the tacos, margaritas and michalada we had were just average.

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1  Thank Sean C
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Reviewed 18 February 2012

This is a fairly new Mexican-style bar with tapas. It's not very traditional, but tasty all the same. If you're craving some guacamole in Salamanca, this is the place. The very friendly owner is Basque and his Mexican wife handles the kitchen. Definitely stop in if you're on Van Dyck and craving something besides the usual tapas.

Thank McCait
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Reviewed 15 February 2012

I am living in Madrid and went to Salamanca for the weekend. I have to say that this is the best Mexican food I have eaten in Spain. Fantastic nachos and tacos and a very good relation between price and quality!

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Thank Deutschspanisch
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Reviewed 23 November 2011

Once along time ago we found one of the best German restaurants in many a country including Germany in, of all places, Chaing Mai, Thailand. Now another best...Mexican food in Salamanca at a little hole in the wall on Calle Van Dyke.Cantina Pico de Gallo...Wine is from their own vineyard, food is prepared when ordered and fresh!!! Had a "Volcan" corn tortilla with meat, cheese, and sauce..YUM!! We have had Mexican all over the world and this little place ranks right up there. But anywhere on Van Dyke is generally pretty good. If the place is packed it is worth the stop..tapas,wine, beer etc, etc. Very few if any tourists here and that makes it special. Try out the food, the wine, and your Spanish or sign language if necessary..Van Dyke is walking distance from the old town so not a problem, safe, clean and colorful.

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Thank amer_can
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Reviewed 7 October 2011

A nice owner operated mexican style tapas bar, should try the volcan with tinga de pollo

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Thank Jfpatron
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