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Jorge's Hideaway Shrimp Shack

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Calle Pilitas # 206 | just off Olas Altas about 6 blocks south of Basillo Badillo, Puerto Vallarta 48399, Mexico
+52 322 889 6928
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15:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 15:00 - 23:00
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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Jorge was for years our favorite host at Swell Beach Bar. When he opened his own place, we had to check it out. This was our first chance to eat there, and we're so glad we did. The menu was unexpectedly upscale, and everything was delicious. I had the Camarones a la Diabla, served in half a pineapple. DELICIOUS and... More 

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Regina, Canada
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A sign of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different outcome. Happy to report that the outcome of dining at Jorge's is the same. Great Food at Great Prices with Great Service. This time I had the Special house shrimp( 4 large shrimp stuffed with mozzarella cheese and wrapped with proscuitto) served with mashed... More 

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Thank Holmesawayfromhome
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Jorge's is a small family run place just north of Olas Altas where it ends at Palitas. If you didn't know about it or weren't sent there by someone who knows or one of the other great reviews you would probably never notice it. Its small, family owned and run and that is the thing that makes this true "hideaway"... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed Jorge's. Jorge greeted us as we got out of the taxi, then led us to a table. This is a small "hole in the wall" that delights. The entire staff is engaged and makes your experience homey. I had the shrimp muleta - deliciously different & a beautiful plate, & Sandy had the tuna which was lovely.... More 

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Lockport, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't make reservations but only had to wait 10 minutes. It was worth wait. Staff very friendly and food was awesome. We will be back

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Niceville, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You would never just stumble on this little gem. It is up the hill on the south end of Olas Altas, then left into a culdesac. This family run restaurant emphasized service, flavors, and presentation. Many different shrimp offerings, artistically arranged. I enjoyed my kahlua shrimp and my wife feasted on coconut shrimp. Both were really, really good. There is... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been there probably 1/2 dozen times and never been disappointed. It is not well known as far as location but the food never disappoints. We took three members of our dental team there on the first nite of our week there, Nov. 13th, and everyone loved it. The coconut shrimp are amazing but truly you cannot go wrong... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a find!!!! Jorge, Jorge and Kevin really made our night. Such gracious hosts. The food amazing!!! You cannot go wrong with anything on the menu but the House Shrimp and Coconut Shrimp are out of this world and the best Chicken Tortilla Soup that I have ever tasted. This is one of these place you don't want to write... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Jorge's is off the usual beat, but well worth the walk. The staff could not have been warmer and genuine in their interaction with us. When we requested a table out front, no problem. A table was set up and we were seated. I ordered the tortilla soup to start. It was loaded and delicious. They brought my wife a... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with a group of 8 friends last night. We had a variety of different dishes. I had the tuna which was seared perfectly. A friend had maybe their signature dish, shrimp baked in half of a pineapple. for starters the some had the clam chowder. Everyone was extremely happy with their food which where all prepared in a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 23:00
Thursday
15:00 - 23:00
Friday
15:00 - 23:00
Saturday
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Pilitas # 206 | just off Olas Altas about 6 blocks south of Basillo Badillo, Puerto Vallarta 48399, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 889 6928

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?