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Latin restuarant in Port Chester

BeverlySueK Jun 3, 2013 08:28 AM

Any word on Acuario in Port Chester for Latin food?

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    discounteggroll RE: BeverlySueK Jun 3, 2013 01:38 PM

    Acuario is phenomenal in my opinion. The pricing is very appealing, the food even better. They have a large variety of food for every type of person from the conservative pollo saltado to unique, bold ceviches and other seafood. It can get a little loud (near the bar) but it's not that big of a deal at all. The aquariums throughout the restaurant are cool as well.

    1. chowdom RE: BeverlySueK Jun 3, 2013 02:53 PM

      My two cents...
      There is something for everyone however, this is definitely the right choice if you are looking for
      Latin with an emphasis on seafood
      *terrific ceviche*

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        BeverlySueK RE: BeverlySueK Jun 3, 2013 07:45 PM

        Just returned from a wonderful dinner at Acuario Ceviche, as many reported, was excellent. Whole snapper grilled was excellent as were all other dishes enjoyed by our party of 4 Service was wonderful as well. The combination of fair prices,good food and service make this a to go to place and so I will return

        1. Cheese Boy RE: BeverlySueK Jun 15, 2013 09:27 PM

          Acuario is very good Peruvian food. The negatives: waitstaff can be inattentive, dining room gets loud, upselling sometimes problematic, and lastly, the whole dining experience can feel hurried/rushed at peak times. If you can tolerate the negatives listed (as I do), then hurry and go get yourself some good Peruvian food at Acuario. Emphasis is on seafood, but try the saltado de pollo or the lomo saltado. You won't be disappointed. ¬°Buen provecho!

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            JMF RE: Cheese Boy Jun 16, 2013 11:30 AM

            You really nailed the negatives. But the food is definitely worth it.

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