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Tacon de Marlin

Ascencio 8106 , across the street from the airport | Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio 8106, Puerto Vallarta hours are 10.30 - 7.30 pm, Mexico
+52 322 221 1914
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoked marlin” (36 reviews)
“burrito” (101 reviews)
“octopus” (26 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Fast food
Ascencio 8106 , across the street from the airport | Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio 8106, Puerto Vallarta hours are 10.30 - 7.30 pm, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 165 reviews

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Our flight got delayed and we were looking for somewhere to eat besides the gross expensive airport food. Walked across the bridge and found this restaurant. They only have seafood burritos to choose from that come with a small salad. Our burritos and salads were...More

Thank espejo25
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We dined at the Tacon de Marlin in the 5th. de Dec. neighborhood. Love this place. Our favorite is the shrimp burrito. Grilled with onions. It was served so hot I couldn't eat it for at least five minutes...delicious. They serve a small cold salad...More

Thank mogcambomama
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

OK. So this place definitely has awesome food. Not necessarily free, but if you do it right you net a free lunch. When flying into the PV airport the taxi cabs all have to pay a fee to get out of the airport. It makes...More

2  Thank cobaum
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

After arriving by plane, we exited the Puerto Vallarta airport, turned left, and walked across the bridge to Tacon de Marlin. They were very friendly and prompt in seating us in the air conditioned section. My husband and I and our three adult kids really...More

1  Thank bestmemories1
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Superb big flour tortilla with multiple combination of Marlin, shrimp, octopus, crab, sea bass. A MUST try in Puerto Vallarta

Thank Nestorcup
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We went to a ton of the most recommended restaurants in Vallarta, and hands down this one was my favorite. One bite in to my Tacón de Marlin and I already was wishing I had found this place our first day instead of our last....More

Thank Danny T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Me and the Mrs. split a shrimp and smoked marlin burrito. One the best things I have ever eaten. Cheap and really really good. No frills just good darn food period...!!!

Thank mrmattp64
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We ran across the street to pickup burritos before our flight. We got the shrimp/fish/bacon burrito combo and the octopus burrito. The shrimp one was great...really delicious. The smoky addition of bacon just added to the wow factor. The octopus was well cooked, but not...More

Thank tresjoli3
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I asked our waiter what tacon meant and he said it was slang to add an n to a word to mean bigger or larger. The same way you add ito as in taquito for diminutive. Well tacon de marlin is aptly named. Big on...More

Thank jkmnlo
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Is a hole in the wall, not inviting, even ugly, but don't be foolish!! ones you find the bravery and get in there, the flavors, the test, this is to died for!! no kidding, after a month in puerto vallarta this was the very best...More

Thank Jess B
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24 May 2017|
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Response from Alan L | Reviewed this property |
Between 200 to 250 including tip.
25 January 2015|
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Response from Teresa U | Reviewed this property |
We used US currency with no problems.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
14:00 - 00:45
14:00 - 00:45
14:00 - 00:45
14:00 - 00:45
14:00 - 00:45
14:00 - 00:45
14:00 - 00:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ascencio 8106 , across the street from the airport | Boulevard Francisco Medina Ascencio 8106, Puerto Vallarta hours are 10.30 - 7.30 pm, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 221 1914
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