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De Septiembre 59 Esq. Degollado 16 | Col. Centro, Colima 28000, Mexico
+52 312 312 2900
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Oliver, Canada
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414 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here on previous visits to Colima. We went for breakfast. The eggs were good, nothing special. Good selection of hot sauces. Service rather brusk. Two of our group had coffee and they said it was lukewarm instant. A so-so meal.

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Thank Ed S
Fort Morgan, Colorado
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48 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Breakfast was an extremely busy time as local ate after and before church services. the staff was well trained and very efficient. Need a knowledge of Spanish to understand the menu and to order. Food was very good and a sampling of the local foods.

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Thank Thomas P
Oliver, Canada
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414 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016

At breakfast here as the advertised "continental breakfast" at our hotel did not amount to much. Service and food were both very good. Nice clean place in a good location by the square.

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Thank Ed S
Ottawa, Canada
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185 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here on a Sunday morning: Huevos rancheros and Huevos a la Mexicana. Generous portions, good coffee, and fresh tortillas. Service was prompt, but it got slower as the restaurant filled up after mass at 9:30 am. Very Mexican, nice open space. Good value.

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Thank Yvette D
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2016

If you ever want to go to a very traditional small restaurant in downtown, you need to visit this place. The tacos dorados are the best in town, you'll love them. If you decided to give this place a go, keep in mind that the service might be a little bit slow, but the waitress are nice and helpful. The... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

This restaurant started as a food stand God Knows when, my mom used to go there as a little girl, and I followed this tradition as a little girl in the current location (across the street from the original) if you are in need of some typical food from Colima known as "antojitos" I highly recommend visiting this place, the... More 

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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78 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2015

We had breakfast here on a busy Sunday morning and although service was a bit slow, the food was great.

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Thank calie
Reykjavik, Iceland
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166 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2014

We stumbled upon El Trebol while walking around the historic center of Colima. The place looks family-owned and has a nice feeling to it. The service was quick and courteous, the prices were very affordable, but the food we had was good. Not great, not memorable; just good. Guess we were expecting a little bit more. If you want decent... More 

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Glossop,Derbyshire
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91 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2012

Nice place with a good breakfast selection and nice coffee. No aircon so a bit hot but still nice and staff friendly

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Thank paulpnd
Paris, France
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2012

If you are too hungry don't come here the service is too slow my mom's chilaquiles arrived earlier than my simple torta if you get here I do recommend the Torta de panela

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Septiembre 59 Esq. Degollado 16 | Col. Centro, Colima 28000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Colima  >  Colima
  • Phone Number: +52 312 312 2900

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