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Magna Magna

Calle Lazaro Cardenas 450 | Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 222 3881
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (8 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Calle Lazaro Cardenas 450 | Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

I had a great vegetarian linguini. The pasta was freshly made on “my grandmothers machine” there in the restaurant. It’s a small place, about 8 tables, but authentic Italian food. The mushrooms and tomatoes were fresh, not out of a can. The Parmesan has a...More

Thank Allan B
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love this little place. Paninis for 60 pesos, fresh bread and ingredients, super delicious. The pizzas too are authentic italian. I have been recommending this place to absolutely everyone I come across. Keen to try the pastas as well, this is my go...More

Thank maow2593
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I found this little place somewhat by accident but I am glad I did. Luca, Italian trained chef, owns and runs this little gem of a place in old town Puerto Vallarta. Everything is homemade and delicioso! Try any pasta and dessert. Very inexpensive. I...More

Thank Dave827
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I am Italian and I make my own pasta, pizza, sauces and desserts. We stayed two blocks from Don Luca’s shop. (at the corner of Calle L Cardenas and Calle Jacarandas) I tried the homemade pasta first and it was excellent. We had his pasta...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon Magna Magna while heading out to the local Mercado on Lazaro Cardenas. The smell of freshly baked bread literally drove us in. We fell in love with the place, it was quaint -, about four tables in total, airy, and had a...More

Thank Banditas A
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I stopped in the early afternoon to get something to go. I got some Bolognese sauce and would cook up some pasta later. At home later when I took the top off the container, what I saw would not be described as any type of...More

Thank lovelivinginpv
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is a small, corner deli & restaurant with just 3 tables. Pasta and sauce are made on the premises by an immigrant from Turin, Italy. He was making fettuccine as we arrived, flattening it in a hand-crank machine and cutting on the counter. I...More

Thank lawgrrl52
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This is a go to place as soon as we get to PV as the bread is fresh, delicious and cheap! Thank you Mike

Thank miker0006
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We went on vacation to Puerto Vallarta for a well-reserved vacation. There was a cute, little Italian restaurant/cafe named Magna Magna. Don Lucas, the owner, makes all of his menu items from scratch. There's everything on the menu that you can imagine from Pasta to...More

Thank Manny A
Reviewed 28 October 2016

I walk pass this place daily.Finally stopped in.I ordered the meat ravioli and a lemonade.Let me say that I was very please with this meal.He did overcharge me.The sign said $40 pesos for the ravioli and $20 pesos for the drink.He charged me $95 pesos.I...More

Thank George C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Lazaro Cardenas 450 | Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 3881
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