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Il Pescatore

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Paseo de los Cocoteros # 1 local 16 int 7 | Paradise Village Resort, Nuevo Vallarta 63731, Mexico
+52 322 226 6770
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had an amazing dinner here. My wife and I had the Sea Food plate for 2. From the lobster tails to the red snapper...OUTSTANDING!!! Better yet was the homemade pasta. Loved it so much, we already made our reservations for our return visit. If you love great food, this one is a must!!!

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Calgary, Canada
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our favorite restaurant in the area - beautiful setting watchin the ships come in at sunset. The staff is first rate and meals were beautifully presented. We always go there several times when we are in Nuevo Vallarta. Obviously it has an Italian seafood theme but there are other choices. Best tiramisu I've ever had and I've sampled... More 

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Plainfield, Illinois
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a lovely day at the beach relaxing, we made reservations for a late dinner. First, after arriving at the appropriate time, 10 minutes later the hostess came and checked us in, then sat us in an air conditioned room to wait. The party of 4 behind us was seated at a lovely marina side table. Finally, after a wait... More 

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Aiken, South Carolina
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have dined here many times since our first visit in 2002. We love Italian cuisine and seafood and this place has both. For those of us who stay in Nayarit (north of town) and are looking for excellent food outside our hotels or condos -- it's great. The waitstaff is very attentive and professional. And the value has never... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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87 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Setting is outstanding I don't know who owns these yachts but I know that I don't, best I can do is an 18ft pontoon boat. Food is okay and wine is inexpensive by US standards, but the view makes up for any deficiencies.

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Memphis
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525 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We followed the waiters suggestions and first tried the Mexican wine. We sent that back. Our main courses were fish and steak. The fish was totally tasteless and the steak was thin, overcooked and difficult to cut. We did not send the main courses back because we had already complained about the wine and did not want to be ugly.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

really, shouldn't a "signature" dish be better? I had the salmon "il Pescatore" and while the " base" of vegetables were cooked "al dente" and were quite flavorful with the balsamic reduction , the salmon was overlooked and essentially tasteless ( but for the balsamic on the veggies). Then after lingering a bit over my glass of wine, when the... More 

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West Kelowna, Canada
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

This is a hidden away romantic spot. It is on Paradise Village property, next to the marina. We sat at an intimate table for two right next to all the boats in the marina. We found the service to be terrific but the food, while good, was not exceptional. I did really enjoy the panna cotta for dessert. It tasted... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Every well made moment of the dinner at Il Pescatore is great. Sitting by the marina with Italian music in the back ground the bread sticks and bread basket start you off. The tuna was cooked perfectly the way I oredered it, couscous and mushrooms surrounded the steak. My fiancé had salmon Gorgonzola gnocchi in a beautiful sauce. When you... More 

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Kamloops, Canada
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63 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Tasty menu with Italian flair this restaurant is great. Right on the marina full of yachts and bling. We'll come back for more!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo de los Cocoteros # 1 local 16 int 7 | Paradise Village Resort, Nuevo Vallarta 63731, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 226 6770

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?