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“A 10+ for the grill chef”

La Caipirina Steak House
Ranked #311 of 1,047 Restaurants in Puerto Vallarta
Price range: US$1 - US$30
Cuisines: Brazilian, Seafood, Steakhouse
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Delicious cuts served at your table (Rib Eye, New York, Flank Steak, Sirloin, Chicken Breast with Bacon, Filet Mignon, Co Stillas BBQ, Chorizo ​​Campestre, Picanha, Pork Leg). Accompanied by Cesar Salad and Potato Salad Salsa Col. Martajada, dressings Parsley and Chipotle chiles salad. All of excellent quality.
Reviewed 2 June 2014

This is a small nice restaurant with nothing fancy but it is OK. The prices are very reasonably and the beverages were very well prepared
We ordered "parrillada" for two, all meats were very good and cooked exactly as we asked, nothing easy to find in puerto Vallarta since all local people mainly eat and cook fish and seafood. That's why we give the grill chef a 10+
If you are looking for a skewer type restaurant, this is not the place and it is the only "con" that I have about it.

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Reviewed 5 April 2014

This is purportedly a Brazilian style steakhouse where they bring long skewers of grilled meats to be carved off the skewer at your table. We enjoyed this style of meal at "Texas de Brazil" in Fort Worth, Texas a few years ago, and were hoping for the same experience.

They do grill your meat order and bring it on a skewer to your table and put it on your plate, but it is not the experience of circulating waiters, with lots of different meats on skewers, that you can call over and have them carve you off a serving.

It's a nice little spot, the staff are good, the margaritas were excellent, but out of 4 meals, only one steak was really good. The arrachera was okay, but the ribs were terrible. We went here because someone had highly recommended the ribs...they do NOT have the same taste in ribs as us. We did see another diner send his order of ribs back. We won't be going back.

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Reviewed 3 April 2014

this is a "Brasil" type restaurant , that has also an a la carte menu.
The buffet style has great salads,(Caesar, beet, cole slaw etc) and the selection of meats brought to the table , one ofter another is never ending , (until you say enough). It is a half hour walk from the Hotel Zone, or a 60peso cab ride. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 1 February 2014

Read some reviews and decided to take a chance on this place. It's on the same road of Costco, but going towards the mountains. Taxi is the best way to get here.

The restaurant is opened from 2 pm to 10:30 pm only. Washroom is clean, but it`s the kind where you wash your hands outside the washroom itself.

There are two ways to order: the buffet for $195.0 peso each (which I will explain later) or off the menu. We decided on the Dinner for Two for $250.00 peso.

We ordered our margerittas - they were large, but horrible. ($50.00 peso each) Beers are a better deal for 6 for $100.00 peso.

The Dinner for Two included beans and nacho chips, three small plates of salad (potatoe salad, macaroni salad and coleslaw). These were very good. We finished all three salads.
The Dinner for Two included a selection of meat and sausage. The garlic sausage was very good, as were some of the pieces of meat. However alot of the meat had fat on it.

The buffet is not the type that we are used to. It consists of a person who comes to each table with a skewer of meats ... steak on one, pork on another, sausage on the next etc. This is all you can eat. So it is a good chance to taste alot. However, you have to wait in between for the person to come to serve you.

All meals came with bread. Service was excellent. Seems more like it is for locals. Very resonably priced. Air circulation is good, it`s not stuffy or hot in the building. Clean.

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Reviewed 20 January 2014

The food here is fabulous! If you are staying in the hotel zone it is very close. Just a couple of blocks from Costco. Brazillian meat and other dishes as well. Good prices.

Thank patdale1
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