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Las Penitas Bar & Grill

Fco I. Madero #202 | Emiliano Zapata District, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 222 4733
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Bar, American, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Fco I. Madero #202 | Emiliano Zapata District, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

We went to that typically nice little restaurant-bar yesterday nigth for dinner. After some hesitations we decided to try it and we have not been disappointed! My husband had the catch of the day (mahi mahi) and i tooked the fajitas shrimp. Both were absolutely...More

Thank Do L
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

I had lunch here today and it was delicious. I ordered the shrimp tacos and a lime margarita. The shrimp were grilled perfectly and the veggies were very fresh. The salsa verde was excellent. I was served by one of the owners who was friendly...More

1  Thank Mlfricke52
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

I live here in Vallarta, and I absolutely love this place! I come all the time. The owners are super awesome. They have the BEST shrimp dishes. If you are in Puerto Valllarta I recommend coming here. It is friendly, fun, and delicious. 10 out...More

1  Thank Marissa W
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Conveniently located in Romantica Zone with friendly owners that offer a great selection of dishes by a very talented chef. You can't go wrong with the Shrimp Spaghetti dish! Great wines, full bar & is an easy walk from the beach. Lots of taxi service...More

1  Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Great food, great service & affordable. Was the first place we ate when we got to PV.We went back several times after. Would definitely recommend. Way worth it. :) Especially their guacamole!!! So yummy!!

2  Thank Jaemie F
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We were referred to this 2 year old restaurant in the heart of la zona romantica here in Vallarta by another terrific local chef whose restaurant happened to be closed that night. He told us the molcajete is their signature dish. We follow directions well....More

1  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Charming little corner restaurant in the heart of town. It serves a variety of consistently good and affordable lunches and dinners. The owners are very friendly and accommodating . I’ll be going back.

1  Thank Cruiser241441
Reviewed 6 April 2018

First time I went here it was because I had heard how good the groups and changes are. And they are! But that opened me up to their whole menu. Have been back numerous times...usually for lunch. Great food that does not crush your budget....More

1  Thank Rip R
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner at this lovely restaurant. Owners are super friendly and the chef is great. We tried the molcajete which was very good. This small restaurant is located within easy walking distance of the malecón in old town at Pino Suarez and...More

1  Thank Pvelana
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

For a relaxing lunch or dinner Las Penitas offers it. Owners Terry and Faith are there to be sure you are happy and well fed. Earthy menu cooked as you like for a healthy guacamole or a delicious fried rice with shrimp, vegies or chicken....More

1  Thank 42marty55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:55 - 21:45
11:55 - 21:45
11:55 - 21:45
11:55 - 21:45
11:55 - 21:45
11:55 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fco I. Madero #202 | Emiliano Zapata District, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 4733
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