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Montebello Restaurante Italiano

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Calle Pipila #11 | Centro, San Sebastian del Oeste, Mexico
+52 322 297 2883
Thu - Mon 13:00 - 21:00
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed an excellent dinner in this restaurant which is in a historic house with a beautiful courtyard full with wild orchids. The friendly owners cooks excellent pasta dishes and a variety of pizzas. All the food is authentic Italian prepared with diligence and love. The atmosphere in the courtyard surrounded by orchids is great for a romantic evening.

Thank davosma
Seattle, Washington
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117 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We started with a very simple salad, but OH MY GOSH... it was amazing! Plus ordered a salami and mushroom pizza which may have just been the best pizza we've ever had! Drank a bottle of local wine, and chatted up the owner. Love the seating area as it provides a quaint, inviting atmosphere. Next time we visit San Sebastian,... More 

Thank Cheryl L
Melaque, Mexico
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46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Set in a garden this restaurant offers great food and good beer at a reasonable price. Orchids abound along with other tropical plants. Good English is spoken

Thank David J
San Diego, CA
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129 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

The four of us each ordered a different entree--fettuccine alfredo, lasagna, cannelloni, and spinach and cheese ravioli. We couldn't decide which meal was the best. Everything is homemade including the bread. The pasta was light and delicate and all the sauces were wonderful. The meal includes a green salad and bread. . We have eaten Italian food all over the... More 

Thank SDTraveler033
Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

what an amazing find! Gracious and attentive host! Pizza to die for and the pasta yum! Must order the Tiramisu!!!! Best I have ever tasted! Don't miss out on this gem!

Thank Cyndi E
Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is a must go place when you visit the Puerto Vallarta area. We were drawn into this charming restaurant by the view from the doorway. A short hallway leads to an open air patio filled with native plants and local art. The menu consists of traditional Italian fare. The pasta is made on site as well and the Limoncello.... More 

Thank Kathleen H
Edmonton, Canada
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Having heard about Montebello's on the Puerto Vallarta Forum, we determined to make it our dining spot on our day trip to San Sebastian. The experience was one of a kind! To enjoy the most amazing Italian food on a little side street of a gorgeous cobble-stoned ancient town, what can be more special! The homemade pastas were outstanding! The... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Spent the night in San Sebastián and went to Montebello for dinner. My husband and I had the Oglio de Olio (sp?) pasta, salad and a Margarita pizza. To say the food was delicious would be an understatement. It really was the best Italian food we have ever had. We planned on going back the next day before we left... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Incredible Italian food. San Sebastian is a cute little town so its worth coming here for the day and enjoying the scenery, little shops and then stopping for wonderful Italian food. Be sure and ask which dishes have the home-made pasta. My two favorite are the pesto and the lasagna. They have a good wine list and a wonderful Tiramisu.... More 

Thank CindyF243
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Coco the onwer, her son and her husband, made us feel so welcome, the food is excelent, light and generous Italian home cooking. Wide selection of dishes, have a go a the home made liquors! A must, no one should go to San Sebastian and not go to Montebello!

Thank fredpvr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
13:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Pipila #11 | Centro, San Sebastian del Oeste, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  San Sebastian del Oeste
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 2883

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?