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El Dinamita

Paseo Cocoteros, lote 8 villa 8 | next to Fajita Republic, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
+52 322 297 7694
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (59 reviews)
“rice” (47 reviews)
“lava bowl” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Paseo Cocoteros, lote 8 villa 8 | next to Fajita Republic, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 642 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Limited menu with fish and shrimp. Ordered fish and chips, and fish tacos. Both were solid, but choices are pretty limited overall.

Thank joelovesliving
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great outdoor restaurant. Quiet .Someone had suggested this restaurant. We shared the tuna ceviche that is not on the menu but you just have to ask. Very good. We also shared a Mocajate served in a bowl of lava. With shrimp,octopus, fish...More

Thank Jacqueline11
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Great outdoor restaurant. This was perfect as the weather was spectacular. Sitting outdoors under the stars was amazing. The margaritas were very strong and tasty. The staff were extremely friendly and accommodating for the many preferences and food allergies around the table. Overall the food...More

Thank Pennryan
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Walked from Paradise Village. Husband and son had the Angus steak. Daughters had lava bowls, one seafood and one chicken. I had grilled cheese shrimp quesadilla. Also got ceviche and seafood dynamite. All delicious, I would go back every night if my family wasn't so...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We walk there from Marival Suites, we have been there at least 4 times, every time was delicious.The Lava Pot is my favorite.

Thank jjnewman4748
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Went there last night with a party of 8. They were extremely accommodating and the head waiter Alex was very attuned to food allergies. The margaritas were made with real lime juice and were excellent. They are about double the strength of a regular Margarita...More

Thank Ryan P
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We booked a reservation in person this afternoon as we were close to the restaurant. We arrived 5 minutes ahead of time. We were not served until many of the tables who arrived after us. We ordered the all you can eat fish and chips...More

Thank TRIPst3r
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

They have a Friday fish special which we hit. The fish, while a soft textured fish was really tasty and the tartar sauce is really good. My wife had the foil fish one Friday and the beef kabobs another and really liked both. My only...More

Thank Dale S
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We came with friends that recommend this restaurant ... we started with the tuna poke , ahi tuna , excellent ... the lava pot , whole fish and the main courses were very good ... great service right behind Fajita Republic ...

Thank aames2
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We went to Dinamita, owned by Fajita Rebulic. The waiter will ask if you have any allergies. He wants to know what you like and don't like. He will bring his selections to the table. Of four selections for yourself, you may not like one....More

Thank kathwalsh
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Colleen C
3 February 2018|
Response from Anita C | Reviewed this property |
The day has passed and I hope you enjoyed it. we made reservations for 5 and they have us their "best" table. But, no reservations are required.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Cocoteros, lote 8 villa 8 | next to Fajita Republic, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 7694
Marisqueria al fresco, owned by the same people who own Fajita Republic on the same lot
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