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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” (56 reviews)
“rice” (45 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 630 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Hidden in plain sight is El Dinamita right in front of Fajita Republic. This over looked gem has great service, great food and a quaint atmosphere good for a nice evening out. Our table managed to devour fish & chips, fish tacos and moljicalentes happily....More

Thank Notlegallyblonde
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love the food. Lots of fish options and so fresh. We miss that they no longer offer to create dishes for you based on your personal preferences. We asked about it at the end of the meal and was told they don’t push it because...More

Thank Karen12350
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had made a reservation for 4 people, but a couple had to cancel. When we arrived we explained and it was not a problem to get a table for 2. Service throughout the meal was attentive with our main waiter and several assistants. I...More

Thank Grancy06
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not far from Paradise Village this restaurant is outdoor tables right beside the Fajita Republic restaurant. It was not too busy and quite a small operation. FR was hopping with a line up and lots going on. Felt like we were in the cheap seats....More

1  Thank Seanolio
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our anticipated dinners when we return to Nuevo has always been El Dinamita. When we arrive we make it known that we are here for their personalized off the menu dinner. In the past we’ve been asked if there is anything we won’t...More

Thank bsilit4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location , easy to get to. Cab usually outside if not the restaurant will call for you . Outdoor dining under patio lights and trees . Good seafood selection, but other options for those of us who prefer other options .

Thank Jenni V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unique way in which they delight your stomach. All you have to tell them are your dislikes/allergies and likes and leave the rest to them. They keep bringing different dishes until you tell them to stop!! Or you can order from a set menu. On...More

Thank Pat3922
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An lighted outdoor space restaurant with delicious Mexican Seafood. Our group ordered appetizers, the Montajete Seafood, seafood stuffed chicken, banana fish, ceviche, and fajitas, wine and beer. We were all pleased and found every thing delicious. They use to take Mexican pesos only, and have...More

Thank Anita C
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Nuevo for 17 days and ate there at least 4 times. The food was always outstanding along with the service and the ambience. 100% fresh ingredients. Huge portions at a very reasonable price. We will definitely go again when we come back...More

Thank Trent D
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We went there our first night in Nuevo and we were plenty hungry. The place was busy and the waiters were bustling. We got a table fairly quickly but had to wait quite a while to order. My 3 year old kept saying she was...More

Thank janelle83
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
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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