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La Pigua

Av. Miguel Aleman no. 179A, Campeche, Mexico
+52 981 811 3365
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“coconut shrimp” (19 reviews)
“octopus” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (26 reviews)
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Mexican, Seafood
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Av. Miguel Aleman no. 179A, Campeche, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant, just a short walk from the action in the old part of the city. My husband and I had an early dinner. We made a reservation, but the restaurant was almost empty. It was the evening before Carnaval, so that...More

Thank Marsha F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This may sound heretic, but I live in a historic city near two larger equally historic cities and on this trip we were in Merida and Campeche, and I craved something modern, preferably with lots of glass walls, etc. This restaurant answered that craving, and...More

Thank caromex13
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent fish fillet of sea bass with choice of 10 different sauces. Very patient with two English speakers asking questions about menu. Extensive menu in 4 languages with pompano, octupus, shrimp and a meat & one vegetarian option. Also handled some large groups well including...More

Thank 99_Ohio_Traveler
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Great little spot off the main strip in Campeche. Amazingly fresh seafood - crab claws, calamari, octopus, coconut shrimp... delicious but a bit pricey. But lovely place. Don’t miss it.

Thank MexChilanga
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Good seafood away from city center. Good service and selection of dishes with an emphasis on traditional Mexican seafood dishes. We enjoyed the agua-chile and ceviche appetizers as well as the main courses Octopus and Coconut shrimp. They did not have the Pámpano grilled fish...More

Thank Edgar S
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We were drawn to La Pigua (and Campeche) after watching a Patty Jinich PBS show. While, unlike her, we were not invited to the owner’s home, the visit was exceptional. The hotel front desk was busy trying steering us to Marganzo but it had a...More

Thank MarkSlosberg
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Nicely laid out modern decor with excellent lighting and friendly waiters. Stunning fresh Gulf fish in abundance. Crab claws, coconut prawns, Black Snail in garlic, all delicious. Perfect.

Thank gazinho
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Walkable from the historic city center. Excellent seafood and service. Waiters speak English which is appreciated for those of us who haven't spoken Spanish since elementary school.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Table of four, one with a gluten allergy. They accommodated her fully. Timely waitstaff, food was excellent! A bit out of the way but only a four dollar taxi ride from centro. Grilled octopus, petit lobster tails, salmon stuffed with goat cheese and strawberry salsa,...More

Thank Colbey P
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely place for dinner. Excellenr seafood, good service. This place is a must when visiting Campeche. Very good selection of food in their menu. Also accomodates larger groups

Thank DMGGWoodlandstx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Miguel Aleman no. 179A, Campeche, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Campeche  >  Campeche
  • Phone Number: +52 981 811 3365
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