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El Colera

Calle Lazaro Cardenas # 542, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good58%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tostadas” (5 reviews)
“octopus” (7 reviews)
“aguachile” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Seafood, Spanish
££ - £££
Calle Lazaro Cardenas # 542, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pros; local place where we were literally the only grinds present during our dinner. We had excellent service and the food was absolutely fabulous! We began with the ceviche de pescado (med was plenty to share for 2). It rivaled any other that we had...More

Thank Chip M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this restaurant as the one we were planning to eat at that night was closed. Great local restaurant with an open air fill. Huge portions, very reasonable prices. Menus are in Spanish only so a good chance to practice your skills! We had...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The food tasted amazing. We ordered a fish filet with seafood add-on, for $170 pesos, along with a hamburger/fries plate for I think $60 pesos. The shrimp were more like prawns, huge and fresh and full of flavour, and had already been de-shelled. I had...More

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Great food, well priced, lots of locals. We had shrimp quesadilla and ceviche- excellent. Just down the block from the local municipal fresh food market. Lots of hot sauces; be careful with the 'chili' sauce in the black bowl. The giant margarita is huge- needs...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We went to the Emiliano Zapata Mercado for groceries It was a cluster of various shops in the southside about 7 blocks inland from the ocean. By the time we walked there & finished shopping, it was time for a rest & a beverage. El...More

Thank condu
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The food was good and priced right. It was very noisy but didn't bother us... we had the best margarita here too. Downside....service was really bad. Took 15 minutes before our order was taken and took another 20 for our drinks to come....food after another...More

Thank pinoy_ako01
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Great authentic atmosphere! The shrimp dish i had was delicious and spicy! My partner had the fish filet and we kept sharing with each other. Fantastic service and prices. The Beer was ice cold.

Thank NorthguyBC
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Found this place by accident. Was looking for a trail to get into the hills and get lost in the jungle. Heard good music playing from the juke box. Saw locals enjoying the moment. Had to experience it. Comfortable setting. Local/old town feel. Away from...More

Thank Lu G
Reviewed 18 July 2016

The last time I dined at this restaurant I tried the Shrimp Aguachile, and it's just not for me, but that's not their fault. On that trip, my husband and our friends loved their Cheese Stuffed Bacon wrapped shrimp. This visit I ordered the Shrimp...More

Thank KansasPVgal
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We stopped here after a visit to the great market nearby. We had Marlin Taquitos and Shrimp Quesadilla. Great service, great food. Will go back again.

Thank Cory L
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Do you remember what time El Colera opened for breakfast. Thanks, Connie
23 March 2015|
Response from heretoday2015 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I am usually there for lunch. But I am sure they are open by 9:00 at least.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Lazaro Cardenas # 542, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
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