Best food in Puerto Vallarta

Check out the top food in Puerto Vallarta, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. La Palapa Restaurant
1. La Palapa Restaurant
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220 local reviews
105-3 Púlpito, Emiliano Zapata
Closed · Opens 8:30 AM
+52 322 222 5225
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Julien
Always a fantastic experience, the food is high quality and delicious - that’s why they have been in business…
Paco
On Los Muertos Beach, a landmark beach restaurant with food and drink to enjoy under their palapa umbrellas in…
Bettina
The best restaurant in Vallarta to have a romantic dinner. Beyond reproach service, live music, soft lights…
1. La Palapa Restaurant
1. La Palapa Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
220 local reviews
105-3 Púlpito, Emiliano Zapata
Closed · Opens 8:30 AM
+52 322 222 5225
Julien
Julien
Always a fantastic experience, the food is high quality and delicious - that’s why they have been in business since 1959. The menu is…
Paco
Paco
On Los Muertos Beach, a landmark beach restaurant with food and drink to enjoy under their palapa umbrellas in the sand or inside the huge…
Bettina
Bettina
The best restaurant in Vallarta to have a romantic dinner. Beyond reproach service, live music, soft lights and candles, excellent…
2. Vista Grill
2. Vista Grill
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73 local reviews
377 Púlpito, Puerto Vallarta
Closed · Opens 5:30 PM
01 322 222 3535
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Nacho
Es un restaurante para ir a cenar, altamente recomendado ya que disfrutarás de los ricos platillos de comida…
Luisaelena
Best view, service and food in town. Perfect for your big night out or to celebrate a birthday or anniversary…
Daniel
Their location offer the best view in Puerto Vallarta. Vista Grill is a romantic spot where you can find good…
2. Vista Grill
2. Vista Grill
host-0host-1host-2
73 local reviews
377 Púlpito, Puerto Vallarta
Closed · Opens 5:30 PM
01 322 222 3535
Nacho
Nacho
Es un restaurante para ir a cenar, altamente recomendado ya que disfrutarás de los ricos platillos de comida mexicana que ahí se sirven,…
Luisaelena
Luisaelena
Best view, service and food in town. Perfect for your big night out or to celebrate a birthday or anniversary. Put on your dress and…
Daniel
Daniel
Their location offer the best view in Puerto Vallarta. Vista Grill is a romantic spot where you can find good food, privacy and great…
3. Cafe de Olla
3. Cafe de Olla
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71 local reviews
168 Basilio Badillo, Puerto Vallarta
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
01 322 223 1626
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Paco
Family owned PV favorite with tourists and residents alike. Great Mexican food plates made with typical…
John
Great Mexican food. I always order the mexican platter and stay away from the seafood platter special. Only…
Lettie
It really doesn't get more delicious nor more authentic. You can't go wrong with anything you order, and this…
3. Cafe de Olla
3. Cafe de Olla
host-0host-1host-2
71 local reviews
168 Basilio Badillo, Puerto Vallarta
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
01 322 223 1626
Paco
Paco
Family owned PV favorite with tourists and residents alike. Great Mexican food plates made with typical recipes. Try their stuffed potatoes…
John
John
Great Mexican food. I always order the mexican platter and stay away from the seafood platter special. Only drink 1 margarita or you may…
Lettie
Lettie
It really doesn't get more delicious nor more authentic. You can't go wrong with anything you order, and this will become your favorite…
4. Archie's Wok
4. Archie's Wok
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52 local reviews
130 Francisca Rodríguez, Emiliano Zapata
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+52 322 222 0411
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Muriel
This is one of the best Thai food restaurants I have eaten in. Back in '64 the movie The Night of the Iguana…
Angie
Really good oriental and Thai food in a small but very nice restaurant located in the Olas Altas neighborhood…
Catherine
If you crave something fusion and flavorful this is a must go to! Excellent food and good selection of wines…
4. Archie's Wok
4. Archie's Wok
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52 local reviews
130 Francisca Rodríguez, Emiliano Zapata
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+52 322 222 0411
Muriel
Muriel
This is one of the best Thai food restaurants I have eaten in. Back in '64 the movie The Night of the Iguana directed by John Huston,…
Angie
Angie
Really good oriental and Thai food in a small but very nice restaurant located in the Olas Altas neighborhood. I recommend it for dinner.
Catherine
Catherine
If you crave something fusion and flavorful this is a must go to! Excellent food and good selection of wines and other beverages.
5. Wanda's Burgers & Ribs
5. Wanda's Burgers & Ribs
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20 local reviews
20 Delfines, Sayulita
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
01 329 298 8696
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Brian At Sayulita Property Bros.
Wandas Burgers & Ribs in Sayulita; a spacious restaurant located on the second floor overlooking the Sayulita…
Theresa
Food is great with unique options for drinks with artisan beers on the menu. They are accommodating and will…
5. Wanda's Burgers & Ribs
5. Wanda's Burgers & Ribs
host-0host-1
20 local reviews
20 Delfines, Sayulita
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
01 329 298 8696
Brian At Sayulita Property Bros.
Brian At Sayulita Property Bros.
Wandas Burgers & Ribs in Sayulita; a spacious restaurant located on the second floor overlooking the Sayulita plaza, next to the church…
Theresa
Theresa
Food is great with unique options for drinks with artisan beers on the menu. They are accommodating and will try and find whatever sports…
6. Joe Jack's Fish Shack
6. Joe Jack's Fish Shack
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163 local reviews
212 Basilio Badillo, Puerto Vallarta
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
01 322 222 2099
Establishment
Jordan
Two for one mojitos are fantastic! And if you need a break from Mexican food go with the mac and cheese with…
John
Fabulous, reasonably priced Mexican flare food. Good portions. Very busy. Expect to wait a little for a table…
Brenda
Great food and drinks! Sit upstairs and enjoy the energy of the place as you enjoy fabulous food and drinks!!
6. Joe Jack's Fish Shack
6. Joe Jack's Fish Shack
host-0host-1host-2
163 local reviews
212 Basilio Badillo, Puerto Vallarta
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
01 322 222 2099
Jordan
Jordan
Two for one mojitos are fantastic! And if you need a break from Mexican food go with the mac and cheese with broccoli and bacon!
John
John
Fabulous, reasonably priced Mexican flare food. Good portions. Very busy. Expect to wait a little for a table.
Brenda
Brenda
Great food and drinks! Sit upstairs and enjoy the energy of the place as you enjoy fabulous food and drinks!!
7. Pedrito's
7. Pedrito's
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16 local reviews
14 Calle Gaviotas Sur, Sayulita
01 322 134 7158
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Brian At Sayulita Property Bros.
Delicious and beautiful food made to order. This gem is a block away from most of the eateries and is worth…
7. Pedrito's
7. Pedrito's
host-0
16 local reviews
14 Calle Gaviotas Sur, Sayulita
01 322 134 7158
Brian At Sayulita Property Bros.
Brian At Sayulita Property Bros.
Delicious and beautiful food made to order. This gem is a block away from most of the eateries and is worth the short detour. The food is…
8. Malecon Puerto Vallarta
8. Malecon Puerto Vallarta
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355 local reviews
Malecon Puerto Vallarta, Centro
+52 322 224 1175
Point of interestEstablishment
Steve
The Malecon is a 12-block promenade offering ocean views & sculptures, plus restaurants, bars, galleries &…
Juan & Tina
The Malecon is a 12-block promenade offering ocean views & sculptures, plus restaurants, bars, galleries &…
Mar
Take a stroll along the beautiful pacific ocean while enjoying the endless variety of restaurants, shops,…
8. Malecon Puerto Vallarta
8. Malecon Puerto Vallarta
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355 local reviews
Malecon Puerto Vallarta, Centro
+52 322 224 1175
Steve
Steve
The Malecon is a 12-block promenade offering ocean views & sculptures, plus restaurants, bars, galleries & shops. Be sure to take a stroll…
Juan & Tina
Juan & Tina
The Malecon is a 12-block promenade offering ocean views & sculptures, plus restaurants, bars, galleries & shops. Be sure to take a stroll…
Mar
Mar
Take a stroll along the beautiful pacific ocean while enjoying the endless variety of restaurants, shops, street performers, outdoor…
9. La Bodeguita del Medio
9. La Bodeguita del Medio
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72 local reviews
858 Paseo Díaz Ordaz, Centro
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+52 322 223 1585
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Dago
If you would like some great cuban food, live cuban salsa and salsa dancing then you will really like the vibe…
Roberto
The menu combines international seafood with Cuban food. The establishment is built and decorated so you feel…
Jessica Ivonne
This its one of the best place in town, playing live music, with a very cuban ambiance, food its 8 out of 10…
9. La Bodeguita del Medio
9. La Bodeguita del Medio
host-0host-1host-2
72 local reviews
858 Paseo Díaz Ordaz, Centro
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+52 322 223 1585
Dago
Dago
If you would like some great cuban food, live cuban salsa and salsa dancing then you will really like the vibe and scene at La Bodeguita. …
Roberto
Roberto
The menu combines international seafood with Cuban food. The establishment is built and decorated so you feel you are visiting cuba,…
Jessica Ivonne
Jessica Ivonne
This its one of the best place in town, playing live music, with a very cuban ambiance, food its 8 out of 10 (for my) but drinks, and…
10. Si Señor
10. Si Señor
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32 local reviews
200 Ave El Anclote, Punta de Mita
Closed · Opens Thursday 12:00 PM (noon)
+52 329 291 6652
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Kristen
Restaurant on the beach in “Restaurant Row." Excellent food especially fresh seafood! Lovely atmosphere, open…
Colleen
Great food on the beach. See what's fresh as the waiters bring the catch of the day to your table.
Candice
Beautiful atmosphere and wonderful food. Fresh fish daily caught is on display for you to choose.
10. Si Señor
10. Si Señor
host-0host-1host-2
32 local reviews
200 Ave El Anclote, Punta de Mita
Closed · Opens Thursday 12:00 PM (noon)
+52 329 291 6652
Kristen
Kristen
Restaurant on the beach in “Restaurant Row." Excellent food especially fresh seafood! Lovely atmosphere, open air. It’s very popular so if…
Colleen
Colleen
Great food on the beach. See what's fresh as the waiters bring the catch of the day to your table.
Candice
Candice
Beautiful atmosphere and wonderful food. Fresh fish daily caught is on display for you to choose.
11. La Dolce Vita Nuevo Vallarta
11. La Dolce Vita Nuevo Vallarta
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83 local reviews
La Dolce Vita Nuevo Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta
Open · Closes in 8 minutes
+52 322 297 0403
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Mariana
The best Italian Restaurant & Bar in the area. Delicious food and great atmosphere throughout the day.
Claudia
Delicious Italian food. Deliciosa comida italiana. Délicieuse cuisine italienne
Christina
Nice atmosphere and usually quite busy. Good food and service!
11. La Dolce Vita Nuevo Vallarta
11. La Dolce Vita Nuevo Vallarta
host-0host-1host-2
83 local reviews
La Dolce Vita Nuevo Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta
Open · Closes in 8 minutes
+52 322 297 0403
Mariana
Mariana
The best Italian Restaurant & Bar in the area. Delicious food and great atmosphere throughout the day.
Claudia
Claudia
Delicious Italian food. Deliciosa comida italiana. Délicieuse cuisine italienne
Christina
Christina
Nice atmosphere and usually quite busy. Good food and service!
12. Salud Super Food
12. Salud Super Food
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46 local reviews
Salud Super Food, Puerto Vallarta
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
044 322 139 9398
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Joel & Ray
Overall great healthy super food! Lots of choices for smoothies. Also have vegetarian and Vegan options. Very…
Alfonso
Looking for a vegetarian option. Then this place will be your favorite spot in Puerto Vallarta. Great healthy…
Brian
Great healthy food close by with vegetarian and vegan options! The owners also speak perfect English.
12. Salud Super Food
12. Salud Super Food
host-0host-1host-2
46 local reviews
Salud Super Food, Puerto Vallarta
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
044 322 139 9398
Joel & Ray
Joel & Ray
Overall great healthy super food! Lots of choices for smoothies. Also have vegetarian and Vegan options. Very friendly staff. Closed on…
Alfonso
Alfonso
Looking for a vegetarian option. Then this place will be your favorite spot in Puerto Vallarta. Great healthy food even if you are not…
Brian
Brian
Great healthy food close by with vegetarian and vegan options! The owners also speak perfect English.