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Riviera Grill

Av. Paseo de los Cocoteros #35 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
+52 322 297 6545
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“coconut shrimp” (30 reviews)
“mahi mahi” (19 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Av. Paseo de los Cocoteros #35 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We just returned from a most disappointing evening at what has been one of our most reliable go-to spots in Nuevo Vallarta for years. Sometimes restaurants lose their way in a misguided attempt to reinvent themselves and appeal to a new type of clientele. Sadly...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HappyInBlueJeans
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our last nite in Nuevo Vallarta was one certainly to remember! While we had been there several times before and enjoyed the food and service tonite We had the lobster, steak and shrimp for two! Outstanding! Our waiter Leo did a superb job in taking...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Judy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a family of 5 out for dinner, with grandmother and two teens. The atmosphere and service were excellent - it’s a lovely spot. Our dinners were mixed: my daughter and I had the Mahi catch of the day which we really enjoyed. My...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank M3194DFphilipb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, wonderful menu and great taste. I also enjoyed the love entertainment. We have been coming back for years and will continue to do so.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MISydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tried Riviera Grill based off its reviews and was NOT disappointed!! Great flavors & personal hospitality...customer service made both visits a delight. We had a light dinner on the first night everything was fresh tasting & authentic flavors. Jake the manager came over to make...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SheriH400
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant twice over the course of 10 days. The food and authentic Mexican singer were both amazing. We were treated so well and both visits ended with a free delicious dessert shooter! I highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank wendymV9519DZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cheepest bottle of wine was $480 peso. Friends had been 4 days before and were offered a choice of mexican or chilean red for $270 peso. Not available when we were there 1 week before christmas. My husband has beef fajitas often and found theres...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Noreen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Riviera Grill twice during our week long stay and enjoyed it both times. The concierge who recommended it as her favorite place later stopped by for dinner, which speaks volumes. They have nightly entertainment, which adds to the atmosphere. The food was excellent...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 915reneeb
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

We had the steak, lobster, mahi mahi they call Jacob's special and it was awesome! Service was excellent, with live entertainment. I will come back next year.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SteveO220
Reviewed 30 November 2018

We stopped in for a pre-Sunset bite. No one was in the restaurant. (Wonder why?) My friend and I order drinks and food. The Calamari appetizer had no flavor. It was over fried and had to much breading. The Shrimp Fajitas were mediocre at best....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gianni P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Paseo de los Cocoteros #35 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 6545
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The Riviera Grill restaurant offers a fun, lively garden atmosphere in the heart of Nuevo Vallarta in Riviera Nayarit.We are located just 3 minutes from Paradise Plaza and within walking distance of all of Nuevo Vallarta's hotels and resorts including Playa Royale, Marival, Grand Velas and Dreams and we are a short taxi ride from Mayan Palace and Flamingos. We are just across from Luma and Ocean Terrace.Choose your spot - sit at the Onyx Bar or sit at a table in our beautiful garden restaurant.You'll love our Contemporary Mexican and Mediterranean Cuisine including Pasta, Mediterranean Seafood Soup, Enchiladas and Chili Rellanos (like you've never had them before!), Tequila Shrimp and Daily Fresh Fish.The Onyx Bar features an international selection of spirits and wine and over 20 different Tequila's.
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