Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in La Libertad

Punta Roca

Overlooking the point is the pride of expatriate surfer Robert Rotherham, who has been feeding the notoriously fussy surf community for decades. The gringo frijolero (grilled fish or meat with beans, vegetables, avo…
Top Choice Seafood in San Salvador

Beto's

Colonia Escalón is the place to be seen lingering over crustaceans, and Beto's has the perfect mix of lunchtime work crowd and Salvadoran elite dining on anything that moves under the sea. Service is disarmingly goo…
Seafood in La Libertad

Nuevo Altamar

If you're passing through La Libertad, it's worth stopping for the white-tablecloth service and exquisite ceviche and cazuela (seafood soup) at this institution. Many San Salvadorans make the trip down for special o…
Seafood in La Costa del Bálsamo

La Bocana

It's on the beach, seats a hundred-plus people, has an oversupply of waiters and a long menu of pretty much anything you feel like. Gets raucous once the sun sets, but then again, so do you after a six-hour lunch.
Seafood in Lago de Coatepeque

El Gran Mirador

Eat fresh mojarro fish from the lake at this seafood restaurant with 'the view.' It’s on your left, just past El Congo village, about halfway down the road from Santa Ana.