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Cuale Paradise

Avenida Manantial #372 | Col. Buenos Aires, Puerto Vallarta 48333, Mexico
+52 322 222 4225
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (23 reviews)
“fish” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenida Manantial #372 | Col. Buenos Aires, Puerto Vallarta 48333, Mexico
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Reviewed 11 March 2013

This restaurant is stunning. The setting is just beautiful. It took us about 15 minutes to get there by cab.The ride is very interesting and you get to see where the real people live in Puerto Vallarta. Given security concerns in Mexico, the rest of...More

1  Thank solahr
Reviewed 11 March 2013

The food here is amazing, the setting is out of a movie. We like to go at dusk under the twinkle lights and drink flaming coffees in the river. The prices are a little high, but the experience is worth it, try the Mister Shrinp!

1  Thank janinab
Reviewed 10 March 2013

I would like to keep this restaurant a secret but it is too great an experience not to share with others. Our friend Jose advised that we should eat here and we were not disappointed. From the moment we arrived via cab (short ride from...More

1  Thank Kim5260
Reviewed 25 February 2013

this is the best hidden gem of a place in town! The service is very personal and exemplary from the second you arrive to the second you leave! The food was fabulous, I had the spicy beef tips and the flavor was great! It got...More

Thank Lynda H
Reviewed 12 February 2013

We were here more than 10 years ago and forgot about it. Tonight was better than ever. On Mondays Olimpia (she and Nicanor are the owners) cooks and has a few specials that are unbelievable. My wife had the whole snapper, perfectly cooked and I...More

2  Thank meyger
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Our concierge dissuaded us from going to just another restaurant in the city, and said that Cuale Paradise is an experience not to be missed. Boy, are we glad we listened to him! The restaurant was about 25 minutes from our hotel (a $6 cab...More

1  Thank David_Kirkland
Reviewed 27 January 2013

About ten years ago I was in a grocery store in old town. I was having trouble with my spanish, when Nick came to the rescue. He gave me his business card and invited my wife and I to his restaurant, Cuale Paradise. It is...More

3  Thank Htfshtfs
Reviewed 23 January 2013 via mobile

I had been to Cuale Paradise in 2010 and I knew I wanted to go back. I took my Mother on a Wednesday night this year and we had the best time. The atmosphere is amazing! I have never been to any place like it....More

1  Thank tnmaggie
Reviewed 11 January 2013

Our taxi driver knew where this restaurant was, and it was a good thing. It is quite a drive. We drove through neighborhoods I had not yet visited, and then we finally arrived at a very charming restaurant right on a rushing (in December) river....More

2  Thank SusanMcK
Reviewed 23 December 2012

Our large group had dinner one night at Cale paradise , it was romantic and the food was excellent! Huge shrimp, red snapper and many in our group enjoyed the Spanish coffee show, a must. Right by the river. Don't be afraid of the drive,...More

2  Thank 2shirley
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Lynz D
28 April 2017|
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Response from Lily_rosenberg | Reviewed this property |
When you get there they will provide the menu. I do not think it's online anywhere but their menu is in English and Spanish and there prices are very reasonable. They also have a wide variety of food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Manantial #372 | Col. Buenos Aires, Puerto Vallarta 48333, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 4225
  • E-mail
Delicious and authentic Mexican food in an ideal location on the banks of the river Cuale, Deliciosa y autentica comida Mexicana en un lugar ideal a la orilla del rio cuale
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