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Porto Bello Bistro & Lounge

| Nuevo Vallarta Plaza Building loc. 4, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
+52 322 297 6719
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (25 reviews)
“bistro salad” (3 reviews)
“osso bucco” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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| Nuevo Vallarta Plaza Building loc. 4, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed the ambience at Porto Bello. It and La Campina are nicely situated overlooking the marina in Nuevo Vallarta. While the service was a little slow due to how busy they were for Valentine's Day we thoroughly enjoyed our meals and...More

Thank canadienshane
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I have been there at least four times and every time is a new and rewarding experience. Service is great, food is outstanding and they have a rather good sellection of wine as well.

Thank Pedro V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful evening with family and friends. The food was delicious, and Oscar, our friendly server, went out of his way to make us feel right at home. He even started making origami animals with napkins for the younger part of our party....More

Thank Geezey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us arrived without a reservation around 6:00 pm on a Friday evening and were seated immediately. Two waiters tended to our every need all night long. Drink orders were taken and served forthwith. If you're looking for seafood this place delivers. Two members...More

Thank Vera D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We try to dine at Portobello each time we visit Puerto Vallarta. On this trip we arrived on a Friday night without reservations and were accommodated immediately by the very nice hostess. We shared the portobello mushroom and octopus carpaccio apps which were both great....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very pleasant dinner at Porto Bello. Service was very good, although they could have brought us our bill a little quicker. I had a good pasta meal, and my wife had a great fish dinner. Portions were generous.

Thank Fred S
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to this restaurant in Nuevo Vallarta for many years and they never fail to please. Great food and attentive service year after year at reasonable prices. The restaurant is situated on a river bank with indoor and outdoor seating.

Thank Len D
Reviewed 8 January 2018

An modern elegant facility, of modern design. Dine under the stars. Service was excellent and the food was very good. The tuna tartare appetizer and the oso buco was sensational. Wines were fairly priced. A good value for an upscale restaurant, with a bill about...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t have enjoyed our dinner any more. The lasagna was amazing. The steak (ribeye) was delicious. The service was impeccable. We will for sure be back.

Thank jfishkind
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Just a little better than most of the restaurants in Nuevo Vallarta. Quiet and a little classy. Located overlooking the marina.

Thank Paul K
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werner r
7 February 2015|
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Response from Paul J | Reviewed this property |
Porto Bello Bistro is located in Nuevo Vallarta at a walking distance from the Grand Mayan Resort. There is also a Porto Bello Bistro, same owner, same quality of food and service in the Marina of Puerto Vallarta.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Nuevo Vallarta Plaza Building loc. 4, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 6719
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After 20 years of service in our resaturante in Marina Vallarta we decided to open our second home in Nuevo Vallarta making a change in our image, with a Terrace, Bistro and Luonge where we serve our best dishes with our excellent Porto Bello service and Music of our DJ
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