Gastronomic Square Malecón
Among the many activities that you can find at La Libertad, (just 30 minutes from San Salvador) is “The Gourmet Plaza”, better known as “The Malecon of Puerto” a delight for your senses in every way.
There is a wide range of restaurants and services:
• Danilo's Bar and Restaurant
You can taste the most delicious food created by Chef Danilo Ortega, the owner, who likes to prepare dishes for the most demanding taste. Among its specialties are seafood ceviche both Peruvian or Salvadoran style, cocktails, entrees like juicy smoked pork ribs, prime beefsteaks, among other options.
The specialty of the house is stingray with butter, lemon and capers at US$ 9.00, among other gourmet options. Prices range from $ 3.75 to US$ 16.00
At the bar you can try Danilo’s own creation: “Muñeco Sour”, a refreshing blend of fruit juice (tamarind, watermelon or lemon) and local spirit Muñeco, served ice cold which is incredibly soft on the palate at only US$ 2.25
- Cash and credit card are accepted.
- Opening hours: Wednesday to Sunday from 11:00 's onwards.
- More information: (503) 7318-8635
- Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org (with the same address you may contact him on Facebook).
• Clove and Cinnamon, Café del Mar
This restaurant brings together a variety of options for your taste buds ranging from salty to sweet. Their house specialty is the fish fillet in almond sauce with rice, vegetables and two baguettes with garlic for US$ 9.75
Among its broad menu, there are delicious breakfasts from US$ 2.75 to US$ 4.50, there is also fresh seafood (from US$ 5.50), meats, sandwiches, pizzas, among many options.
You may also enjoy their specialty called “The little clock “, a drink made of Tic-Tac (local spirit), lemon, mint and ice that will refresh your palate. Also you can choose from Piña Coladas, Congas, Bloody Mary, and Margaritas.
If you like desserts you might try a delicious lemon cake, apple tart, and other options that include free coffee refill. Available from US$ 1.99 to US$ 2.75.
- Opening hours:
a) Tuesday to Friday from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
b) Saturday and Sunday: 8:00 am to 10:00 pm.
- Cash and credit / debit cards are accepted (minimum consumption US$ 5.00).
- More information: (503) 2346-2336
- www.clavoycanela.com.sv (check Facebook for updates on events and promotions)
• The Old Bar Seafood & Bar
This is the place for fresh seafood specialties such as “mariscada” (seafood soup) at US $ 8.55, stuffed squid (US$ 6.95) fish fillet stuffed with shrimp and mushrooms (US$ 8.50) among others. Enjoy the specialty of this restaurant called “El Bicho” (the stud), a tasty cocktail made of shell, shrimp, conch, squid, crab and oysters for US$ 12.00
There are all kinds of beverages available including domestic and foreign beers (from US$ 1.25 to US$ 2.50)
-Opening hours: Monday to Thursday 9:00 on 6:00 pm. Weekends: 9:00 on. until 12:00 pm.
Cash or credit card (minimum consumption of US$ 10.00)
- More information: (503) 2340-1768 and (503) 7325-6697 for events.
- Mail Contact: email@example.com
• Acajutla Restaurant
A classic for Salvadoran style seafood is Acajutla Restaurant.
Among its specialties is the Cocktail Minute 2002, a mixture of fish ceviche, shrimp, snail, squid and shell (regular portion US$ 7.75 and large US$ 10.75).
We also invite you to taste the “Sopón Acajutla” a seafood cream (popularly known as mariscada) with their own personal touch at US$ 9.25 regular size and US$ 12.65 for the king size.
There is a courtesy drink form the house. Beverages range from US$ 1.00 to US$ 5.00, you can choose fruit drinks with or without liquor, but you should try “Cocoloco” (coconut milk and vodka mix prepared in the coconut shell) or Spanish style “Sangria” for US$ 4.50.
As part of their services you can enjoy the exclusive transmission of the Spanish Football League, among other sporting events, with great view overlooking the sea.
- Opening hours: Monday to Sunday from 8:00 am until 9:00 pm.
- Cash and credit cards accepted (with minimum consumption US$ 10.00).
- More information: www.acajutlarestaurante.com
- Mail Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
• The Pema Restaurant
This location offers an exceptional meal with a friendly atmosphere. Food is prepared “ family style” with influence of eastern El Salvador cousine.
The house specialty is the famous Salvadoran Mariscada (Seafood soup) with crab, lobster tail, river shrimp accompanied by two tortillas with melted cheese (similar to pupusas). You can taste it at US$ 12.00 and US$ 15.00 depending on size.
Specialty dishes prices will range between US$ 5.00 to US$ 22.00 per person.
At La Pema you can try “salad fruit punch” a local drink with several seasonal fruits 100% natural at just US$ 3.00 (seriously large cup) If you drink liquor, La Pema offers cocktails from US$ 3.00 to US$ 6.00
You can finish your meal with a delicious dessert like a fruit bowl, ice cream and quesadilla (famous local pastry) from US$ 1.50 to US$ 4.00. They play live music on weekends from noon until 6:00 pm
- Monday to Friday: 9:00 am to 7:00 pm.
- Saturday and Sunday: 8:00 am to 10:00 pm.
- credit cards are accepted (minimum consumption of US$ 8.00)
- More information: (503) 2312-9099
- Website: www.lapema.com (check Facebook for promotions and special events).
• Beer Shrimp
This particular place offers many breakfast options at affordable prices starting at US$ 3.00 for Pancakes, fruit cocktails and local breakfast dishes from US$ 4.00 onwards.
At El Camarón Cervecero specialties are “boquitas” beer snacks or tapas such as fried corn tortillas with cheese, pork rinds, and more from US$ 2.00 to US$ 6.30.
There are seafood cocktails, soups and seafood dishes from US$ 3.50 to US$ 9.75 and up. If you purchase any main dish, you will receive a free boquita courtesy of the house.
Here you can drink all natural frozen fruit cocktails including the locally known “Chapuda” (cold lemonade with a hint of cherry) domestic and foreign beers prices ranging from US$ 0.90 to US$ 2.40.
- Monday to Wednesday 10:00 am until 6:00 pm.
- Thursdays and Fridays: 10:00 on. to 10:00 pm.
- Saturday and Sunday: 8:00 am to 12:00 p.m.
- Among its activities is the Karaoke nights available on “Moon nights with torches”.
- Payment options available: cash (with 5% discount) and credit cards (minimum consumption of US$ 5.00).
• offshore Restaurant
Since April 2011 this restaurant offers delicious dishes at affordable prices. If you are visiting El Malecón at Puerto de la Libertad ask for “the dish of the day” which might be a stuffed lobster accompanied with potato and salad or it might be steamed fish stuffed with shrimp with mushroom sauce. Prices vary from US$ 8.00 to US$ 18.00.
The house specialty is “Offshore Plate” that is a fish fillet accompanied with jumbo shrimp, squid, lobster and prawns for US$ 14.99.
The weekends they have special deals: when purchasing two jumbo cocktails, the second will be charged at half price, or if you dare to eat two bowls of big fish, the third is FREE.
- Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 pm every day, weekends until midnight
- Phone: (503) 2346-2432
- We accept credit cards and cash payments
For cold drinks and popsicles try:
• La Michoacana
Here you will find delicious ice creams and popsicles with 100% natural flavors, sorbets and Italian style Gelato.
Nieves (snows) are popsicles with natural fruits and no milk, try exotic local flavors for US$ 1.50 to US$ 2.50 add toppings for US$ 0.25 extra. Gelatos are US$ 2.00 to US$ 3.50 (chocolate, vanilla, caramel and many others)
Popsicles are with or without liquor, at La Michoana you will find the most unexpected but delicious mixtures imaginable. Prices range from US$ 1.25 to US$ 2.50
• Frozen Tasha
Find a wide variety of frozens (with or without liquor), domestic and foreign beers, coffee and fruit popsicles with chocolate topping (chocofrutas) of all flavors.
They also have pizzas, french fries, nachos, and some other snack, prices at prices ranging from US$ 0.75 to US$ 1.50 and up.
- Opening hours:
- From Wednesday to Friday: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
- Saturday and Sunday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm.
- Cash only.
- Contact: (503) 7862-4831 and (503) 7308-7610
- Available on Facebook (look for it with the same name)
How to get there:
If driving park at the Ministry of Tourism (MITUR) and CORSATUR car park just entering La Libertad price is US$ 0.50 a day. Security personnel constantly monitors this place there are over 250 parking spaces hours from 6:00 am until 10:00 p.m. Monday to Sunday, occasionally hours are extended until 2:30 on. This facility also has parking for 7 buses and there is handicap, maternity and motorcycle designated areas.
It offers a second level pedestrian walkway, which connects to The Gourmet plaza and the pier.
There are two entrances:
a) At Main street (km 35) also known as the Coastal Highway or Calle del Litoral.
b) Simón Bolívar Street, which connectes to La Libertad downtown
Satellite location of parking MITUR-CORSATUR
Elevation 9 feet
N 13 ° 29,459 ‘
In 89 ° 18,846 ‘
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