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Gilmar Restaurant and Bar

Calle Francisco i. Madero 418, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 153 2901
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp” (9 reviews)
“carne asada” (2 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
Calle Francisco i. Madero 418, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 24 June 2017

We returned to this small restaurant last January to find it under new management. It has turned into a bar & brawl place, with large groups of people coming in just to drink & get very loud and obnoxious. Our meal was terrible & the...More

Thank basti0n
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We stopped in by chance and had lunch. One of the best meals we had in PV and at a great price ! The carne asada was delicious as was the shrimp "hamburger" (really more of a shrimp sandwich on a hamburger bun). The French...More

1  Thank KdTra
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I will go to Gilmars at least twice a week when they reopen. The service is good and the food is great.

1  Thank ronwhitemexico
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This place has the best salsa & chips we've had in PV (compared to MargaritaGrill). The staff were very accommodating and the food arrived hot and was delicious. This family has been in the restaurant business in PV for years and are a Mexican American...More

1  Thank basti0n
Reviewed 15 December 2015

What a find, this little neighborhood restaurant, for a lazy Sunday morning breakfast. The buffet really gets going about 9 am and for just 65 pesos (roughly 4 USD at the then-current exchange rate of 16:1) a bargain too! A chef will prepare your eggs...More

2  Thank LonestarGumby
Reviewed 9 December 2015

We happened upon this restaurant while out walking on a Sunday morning. The breakfast buffet was very delicious.

1  Thank Jeanine J
Reviewed 7 December 2015

We started coming here when out kids were small when owned by Benjamin’s father and or uncle. It was a little hole in the wall with plastic chairs, a TV with Mexican soap operas playing up in the corner as you ate your fajitas, quesadillas...More

1  Thank pianist
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

As a surprise, our parents arranged for a home cooked meal in our rented condo. Benjamin from Gilmar prepared a fresh and delectable meal right in our kitchen. He brought all the ingredients for the meal and cooked using the pots, pans, and dishes we...More

2  Thank L1vLafL0v
Reviewed 5 May 2015

The food was awesome. Unfortunately for the owners we had the place to ourselves. It can hold a larger group. Our hotel called ahead and made reservations, but obviously not needed. All 3 of us ate a large meal with drinks and was only $44....More

2  Thank Randy S
Reviewed 3 April 2015

This restaurant serves authentic Mexican food. The salsa is made at your table, and is delicious. We also had their avocado dip, which was fantastic. Drinks were good, and the food was wonderful.

Thank Mary H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Francisco i. Madero 418, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 153 2901
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