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Kensao

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
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“sashimi” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
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LOCATION
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Best casual Japanese in Vallarta Nayarit area. Prices are reasonable. Sushi is good and uses fresh ingredients. Mixed tempura is a good portion with fish tempura aside from the shrimps. The Udon soup is good and flavorful with a giant shrimp tempura although it always...More

Thank CasaA
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We went in a group of 9. The food was fantastic. One order was forgotten, and since sushi is typically brought out in rounds, it took a while to notice and correct. 4 kids watched the sushi chef for almost an hour, and he loved...More

Thank travel051974
Reviewed 5 November 2017

7:30 PM and going to catch a movie. I wanted to get a small container of teriyaki chicken to bring into the theater. Ihen I started eating it later, the chicken had been sitting on the grill for so long that one side was dark...More

Thank lovelivinginpv
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This place has really good food. They do not just have sushi. They have tempora and tempenyaki both of which are excellent. Stop by. You will not be disappointed

Thank David J
Reviewed 3 May 2017

One wouldn't expect to find delectable sushi in a mall - but Kensao hits it right on, with delicious sauces, bounteous portions, wonderful choice for every palate - and best of all, FINALLY, big chunc of yellowtail, tuna, salmon, halibut, and eel sashimi!!! LOVED it!

Thank queenbarb
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I think I´ve been to Kensao for over 30 times already and they´ve never disappointed me. I´ve always picked the Tomate Roll and it´s a no brainer!! Keep up the good work!!!

Thank CarlosPJ
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Since the days of Kensao Peninsula I have enjoyed the brothers. Very authentic but do need to be reminded that the Japanese do not use jalapeños. Being a mall location it can be hectic (very good for them) which slows service. I eat there two...More

Thank Arthur T
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Went on a Sunday evening , restaurant was full. We waited for about 10 minute before we got seated. Wait staff was more interested in watching the football game then attending customers. We ordered gyoza to start , the filling tasted good but they look...More

Thank Eugenio C
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Kensao was recommended to us by someone from PV so we thought we'd try this place out. I'm glad we did! We only tried one roll but it was delicious! We tried the jalapeno roll that was a new item. They had so many different...More

Thank AllieMnyc
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Not your first choice if you're going to a movie. You could tell them many times you got to go catch a movie the service is terrible so she's actually pretty good but the service is the worst of Everseen in by Vallarta

Thank V f
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 22:00
Monday
14:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
14:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
14:00 - 23:00
Thursday
14:00 - 23:00
Friday
14:00 - 23:00
Saturday
14:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
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