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Flamingo's Seafood Restaurant

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Calle 69 x 72, Progreso, Mexico
9699344050
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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped in for lunch one day and tried the coconut shrimp. It was fabulous. Came back the next week and tried the fish. It was also excellent.

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Thank Debbie G
Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

excellent service, very good food, friendly, local atmosphere, reasonable prices have been there many times, never disappointed.

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Bonn, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Apparently Flamingo's is a long-standing institution among locals. I had the "pescado al mojo de ajo" (fish cooked with garlic) and it was nothing special. Prices are really good though, and you get some snacks while you wait for your food. I speak fluent Spanish, but I didn't get a word of what the waiter was saying, not a single... More 

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Thank davidefiedler
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just reopened today and breakfast was terrible! It was closed and fined for dirty kitchen by inspectors the fried grouper was burnt as was the toast at breakfast as well as weak coffee. Prices are reasonable and staff know more English than most places

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Kingston,Ontario
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten several times at this spot and liked the food and service every time. They bring tasty botanas when you order drinks and the food is good and reasonable.

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1 Thank Lotusbud
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

If you are planing to come with many people expect to wait to be seated, because the food in this place is so good that nobody complain for the waiting time, at the beginning the service wasn't too good everybody were in a rush but is understandable with the crowd in this place, German was our waiter and at the... More 

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Turku, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We made a reservation for New Year's Eve dinner and had high expectation but the whole night was a dissappointment. Normally in other places the starters were very good but here not. At first we did not understand they we the starters, they were more like clock stopper.They did not ask what we want to eat as a main course... More 

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Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This restaurant was recommended by another restaurant that had to close earlier than expected. Food was generally excellent including salsa, guacamole, and grilled shrimp. Mixed drinks were a bit weak. One of our group didn't get a meal until well after others were served. So, overall, food quality was good. Price was reasonable. Service was sketchy at best. Don't let... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Ordered shrimp ceviche, sopa de Lima. Shrimp was chewy ( not fresh or something and were not deveined)... soup was ok- didn't taste like lime. Drinks were decently strong. Bathrooms were decent. Service was ok. No english

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Thank elykins
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

I went to this restaurant for breakfast and the food was good, the service was friendly, and the view of the beach was beautiful. The next time I'm in Progreso I will definitely eat there again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 69 x 72, Progreso, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Yucatan  >  Progreso
  • Phone Number: 9699344050

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