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Bar Oceano Restaurante

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Paseo Diaz Ordaz #540, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
+52 322 222 4294
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Janesviulle
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The last 4 or 5 years the food quality has really went up. Fantastic Mussels, Calamarie, and fantastic Mama Cheuy Shrimp. Shrimp stuff with Cheese and wrapped in Bacon served with a spicy blackberry sauce. Forget ordering lobster out, order this instead. Great meal at about 13 bucks. Ate here 5 or 6 times in my 4 week stay. 15... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you can get to this restaurant for an afternoon drink to watch the sunset you must! it is great. The staff are friendly, the margaritas are really good and cheap, and the calamari starter is a must try. We go back every-time we are in PVR. A must visit!

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Thank Paul H
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Years ago, this was a great place to eat and drink. For proof, look around at the packed places surrounding it while this one sits relatively empty. Don't be deceived by the cheap margaritas. I had trouble imagining mine had any tequila in it. The new menu features higher prices on everything - unfortunately the service or fare simply isn't... More 

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Fairfax, Virginia
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always enjoyed this restaurant but after my most recent experience it goes to the top of my list. Even though I reserved a front row table for Mardi Gras well in advance other people were sitting there and refused to move (I even tried being nasty to them but it didn't help). The owner, Loretta, felt terrible and ended... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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381 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to the Malecon and we stopped at Oceano located on the second floor to enjoy the view and eat some comfort food. We were rewarded in both regards: the view is amazingt and the sizzling plate of mixed fajitas and homemade tortillas were outstanding - tender, tasty and a generous portion. Service is attentive and... More 

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Thank Joseph G
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a very disappointing visit for a sunset drink at Burros Bar (no service) we went to Oceano, very nice. They were attentive for the moment we stepped in, seated us immediately, our drinks & appetizers came quickly. Our group of four ordered pasta or fajitas - very tasty and plentiful! Tip for visitors - if you want a sunset... More 

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Thank Robert D
Phoenix, Arizona
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended by a local liquor store. Great views with exceptional food and good prices. The staff was very helpful and spoke great English too. I will definitely eat there again. All 6 of us had great food!

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Thank jessierwhite
Chicago, Illinois
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85 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

Came back again twice this year. Shared steak fajitas and drank margaritas. Meat was very tender. Drinks had plenty of tequila in them--and only 15 pesos each. Great view of the bay.

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Thank RadfordLady
Niagara Falls, Ontario
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

We always stop here for beers and margheritas to get our wives in the shopping mood in PV, (not that they need any encouragement.) Always a treat to sit and watch the bay and the people go by. Great food and cheap.

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Phoenix
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113 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

After some time away we revisited this restaurant, they have now given a better Peso to the dollar price. So we had some quacamoley and it was great. Also have wanted to try the shrimp and it was perfect and fresh, try the spicey. I was told the old man makes it every day and leaves ( age ) and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisine
Mexican, Seafood, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Cheap Eats, View
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 02:00
Monday
08:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 02:00
Thursday
08:00 - 02:00
Friday
08:00 - 02:00
Saturday
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Diaz Ordaz #540, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 4294
Description
Bar Oceano Tropical on the Malecon in Puerto Vallarta. Food Drinks and Fun since 1955.

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