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ELMOSQUITO

Pza. da Pedra | Praza da Pedra nº 4, 36202 Vigo, Spain
+34 986 43 35 70
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
1 week ago
“Expensive and substandard”
29 Aug 2017
“Great Seafood”
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
PRICE
$$$$
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Pza. da Pedra | Praza da Pedra nº 4, 36202 Vigo, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered claims which were fresh but the sauce was quite bland. The turbot fish at the recommendation of the restaurant had more bones than fish meat. At 26 euros, I do expect a nice piece of filet w interesting sauce. But they just chopped...More

Thank victoriaxyz
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Five of us in town for business had dinner at Elmosquito. Not being experts in the local seafood we left it to our waiter to recommend dishes. He did a very good job and we had a great meal.

Thank JMac-Perth
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

El Mosquito is a great place. Food is really wonderful. I had my best grilled sole ever...and I have had many all over the world. This was just fabulous. This a an old place but it is re-furnished. The personnel are super-friendly. I got a...More

Thank Lars M
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We dined on a Saturday evening! Reservations are suggested, we The atmosphere was very family oriented it seemed several locals were celebrating different events. We had excellent service! Our starter consisted of open shell scallops, served open in she'll and perfectly seasoned. For the main...More

1  Thank CaptHMSimpson
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

We were there on a Monday night and it was very quiet. We got excellent service with a small appetiser before the main course. We had a seafood paella that was very fresh and tasty with shrimps, fish etc. The house offered us a free...More

Thank kalleviken
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Sat outside on a warm evening. Service good and food very good. Had Galician cod fish empanada (pie) as a shared starter and Hake and monkfish as mains. The Hake was particularly good all washed down with a bottle of Alberino. Finished with two glasses...More

Thank Lee_in_Wokingham
Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

We waited 15 min before we got the drinks,, the startes came at diferent times, the time between the startes and main course took to long, the old lady was not friendly and food was average at best. ..order two things and they did not...More

Thank Aitfamily
Reviewed 19 November 2014

We were recommended by the hotel staff as this being the best seafood restaurant in downtown Vigo. Granted, we were told the real good ones were farther away. Anyhow the food was nothing special and the service was terrible. They kept pushing and pushing as...More

1  Thank GrandeSanJuan
Reviewed 9 November 2014

This restaurant was touted as a top spot. It didn't seem that way to me. The food was good, but certainly not remarkable. It is a very traditional restaurant, with good service, and good - but not outstanding - food

Thank SaulPittsburgh
Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

Used to come here as a child with my parents and seafood is still just as amazing. Service efficient. If you love seafood eat here - you will not find better. Good choice of wine and plenty of local ones too. Great to go back!

1  Thank Ann G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pza. da Pedra | Praza da Pedra nº 4, 36202 Vigo, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Galicia  >  Province of Pontevedra  >  Vigo
  • Phone Number: +34 986 43 35 70
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