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El Set

Barra de Navidad, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
+52 322 221 5342
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“lobster” (12 reviews)
“reuben” (2 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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Barra de Navidad, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Reviews (202)
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1 - 10 of 202 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed my Sopa de Azteca and Sea Bass on Apple and my wife enjoyed her Red Snapper. The flan with chocolate cake was not home made but reasonably good. The Argentinian Chardonnay was a golden colour and had many fruit tastes including pear and...More

Thank ashuk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After many years of passing El Set on our way to condo in Mismaloya we finally decided to go for dinner at sunset. Views were excellent and we were seated with a view-front table in the sparsely populated restaurant. Waiter and his assistant were friendly...More

Thank Ralph S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for snacks and beverages and were very happy with the service and quality of the food. The view is really something and so unassuming from the highway. Our server was excellent, not pushy, positive, nice smile and accommodating. Nice place.

Thank Rainbows4Sale
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This is the place for appetizers at sunset! I've been told dinners are also great, but I regularly enjoy going there at sunset when visiting PV.

Thank Marla L
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate here while spending a week in town. The views were amazing and all of our food was delicious. We really loved the shrimp crepes. They were fresh and the sauce was just subtle enough to add a great flavor. We...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

First off the setting is gorgeous! Beautiful panoramic view of Banderas Bay! This restaurant is about a $70 peso cab ride from old town and any taxi driver will know immediately. We decided to try this restaurant for its Sunday buffet since it was recommended...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The Sunday Brunch was recommended to us so we opted to give it a try. Overall they had a nice selection of items including fresh made tortillas and an omelet/ eggs cooked to order. It also included a nice assortment of fresh fruit and juices...More

Thank Chip M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The view was absolutely amazing! If you are looking for a place that is right by the ocean then this is the place to go! The wait staff was good but you need to signal the waiters if you want them to come. It was...More

Thank Lily_rosenberg
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

would highly recommend the fajitas! great service, food, drinks, and VIEW. if you're looking for fanciness, maybe go somewhere else. but if you're just looking for a good spot for lunch in walking distance from playa conchas chinas, would highly recommend!!

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful view for sunset. Would suggest drinks only. Went with 12 people and universally it was noted as the least favorite food of any restaurant we visited. Broadly disappointing - will not be returning.

Thank David D
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Response from Runa T | Reviewed this property |
El Set question? try musicstack com or amazon Put his name in their browser, once there. I almost died from eating at El Set, and paid $200 for dinner!!!!!! Awful, awful place !!! Eat at the Cliff House in Mismaloya... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barra de Navidad, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 221 5342
  • E-mail
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