We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

El Bastion

Calle 57 , Entre 8 y 10 Centro Historico | Frente a la catedral, Campeche 24000, Mexico
+52 981 816 2128
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“relleno” (2 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
All hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, International, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Calle 57 , Entre 8 y 10 Centro Historico | Frente a la catedral, Campeche 24000, Mexico
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (199)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Great food, well served and right price. A must visit when in Campeche. Don't leave without trying Relleno Blanco and Cochinita Pibil

Thank Ricardo R
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Is not expensive, plei tful dish, local food or dishes, good staff and waiters, very old place in Zócalo área

Thank richard m
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We dined here twice and the food and service were great. Try panuchos campechanos, and the cheesecake!

Thank Rosy1970
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Very good restaurant. We went for breakfast and it was perfect. The service was very good. Try the "huevos rancheros" (Ranch Eggs).

Thank kartikmexico
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant, because it was close to where I was staying, & the previous OK reviews on trip advisor. Only 3 tables occupied. Waiter had poor grasp of english(not his fault) but item photos on menus not what food looked like when delivered....More

Thank carolyn s
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I discovered El Bastion on my first night in Campeche, when a group of eight of us landed at the restaurant on the East side of the main square tired and hungry after being on flights all day from Texas. We celebrated our safe arrival...More

Thank Craig T
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

The "Camarones al coco" tasted like soap. My gf couldn't eat all. My tacos weren't good at all either. Just avoid this place, the first time we were so disappointed in Yucatan !

Thank Tristan C
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We ate only one meal (dinner mid-afternoon) but it was excellent It caters to tourists but no one but natives were there when we were.A house specialty pork dish with all sorts of garnishings. Exemplary service.

Thank rickywheels
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This is a perfect place to sample "comida tipica" in Campeche. The food is authentic and well prepared. Our seafood was fresh. If you are in Campeche to experience the local culture and food, this is one of the best.

Thank troutbum2
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Our visit here was a very mixed bag. The restaurant itself is in a great location on the main square. The waiter was extremely pleasant and helpful and our food was served in a timely fashion. We ordered Chimichangas filled with Cochinita Pibil (marinated shredded...More

3  Thank MacDollar66
Nearby Restaurants
La Parrilla Colonial
277 reviews
.12 km away
1,122 reviews
.10 km away
Luz de Luna
373 reviews
.17 km away
Fresh'n green
80 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old City Wall
522 reviews
1.29 km away
Catedral de Campeche
228 reviews
.05 km away
El Palacio Centro Cultural
141 reviews
.02 km away
Campeche Waterfront Promenade
334 reviews
.34 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from El Bastion staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 14
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 57 , Entre 8 y 10 Centro Historico | Frente a la catedral, Campeche 24000, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Campeche  >  Campeche
  • Phone Number: +52 981 816 2128
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing