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Azul Restaurant

Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
+52 322 226 8677
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ceviche” (4 reviews)
“sushi” (3 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great day to day variety of foods and presentations to keep everybody interested. our family ranged from 1 to 70 in age and all were well satisfied. They have a really understanding and responsive staff that actually made it easy to have a nice meal...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the buffet restaurant for the Grand Velas resort. You can find something good here at every meal during the day. The place is kept spotless throughout the day

Thank bluto011
Reviewed 9 March 2018

They had a wide variety of foods to choose from throughout the whole day. I enjoyed the French Toast the most.More

Thank Tara T
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Azul Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I appreciate very much you taking the time to comment on your experience at Azul. I am very happy to know you were able to savor a good variety of our foods, and Im especially thrilled that you found the French Toast a “most enjoyed”...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

I can't get enough of the chilaquiles, my daughter was thrilled to see Gluten Free muffins (and they were great!), the fresh fruit makes me want to move to Mexico! Another bonus is the coffee is great.More

Thank Michelle O
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Azul Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Michelle, for reviewing your experience at Azul and for sharing with us your valuable opinion. As you mentioned, we offer gluten-free options as muffins, pastas, or bread to the guests preference. And I am especially thrilled by the thought of you moving to...More

Reviewed 20 February 2018

Highly recommended for the setting alone. The food is diverse and well prepared. Prepare to spend time here, and the view will repay you as the morning sky changes above the sea. Service is good, but not excellent - your coffee cup will often wait...More

Thank Peter K
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Azul Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, Peter, for your kind review of Azul. I am very happy to know you found your coffee refill to be one of the highlights of your morning. We will be working to have our service up to perfect standards and efficiencies, and I...More

Reviewed 7 February 2018

Fantastic view of the beach and the waves crashing while you enjoy breakfast or lunch! Amazing selection!

Thank Lanie B
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Azul Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Lanie, your opinion is the most valuable reward we could ever expect, and your words will serve to motivate an already highly motivated team of professionals. We hope to have you with us again soon. Thank you! GUILLAUME MORANCE EXECUTIVE CHEF GRAND VELAS RIVIERA NAYARIT

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We were staying at a condo near Grand Velas. I went online to the Azul website to make a reservation for dinner at 7:30 on 05 November 2017. I gave my name, phone number, email, number of people in our party and our preferred seating...More

1  Thank Banana_Bay
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Azul Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

First of all, I would like to apologize for the disappointment that you felt concerning the table reservation system that you used on this very same TripAdvisor page. I would like to point out, however, that TripAdvisor had erroneously placed the reservation tool on this...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

Perfect setting, excellent service, and great food. Wonderful for both adults and children. Very good breakfast buffet with changing dishes daily.More

Thank Bill F
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Azul Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

It was a real pleasure to have had the opportunity to host you and your family in our casual restaurant by the sea, Azul, where you enjoyed our “perfect setting, excellent service, and great food,” suitable for the entire family. As you noted, we offer...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

For the "casual" restaurant at Grand Velas, we found the food, service and presentation to be outstanding. If you want something, they will figure it out. Just overall well done.More

Thank Davebruin
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Azul Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you, Dave, for visiting our casual restaurant Azul and for highlighting our outstanding food, service, and presentation. As you commented, our staff service always is available and flexible to attend to the needs and requirements of valued guests, such as yourself. It will be...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

We ate breakfast at Azul every day of our stay. The food is of incredibly quality, the options on offer were superbly diverse and the staff were all absolute gems!More

Thank B7MPW
ExecAccount, EXECUTIVE CHEF at Azul Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

It was a pleasure to have provided you “the best breakfast buffet” during your stay. As Executive Chef, I feel very proud to know that one of our valued guests, such as yourself, enjoyed the quality and variety of our dishes and the attentive service...More

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Ray M
13 July 2015|
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Response from rdhsheng | Reviewed this property |
Azul is a restaurant, not a Hotel. It is part of the Grand Luxxe complex. Contrary to another review, Azul is not a casual eating establishment, but quite upscale, with corresponding prices. As I mentioned in my earlier... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Cocoteros, 98 Sur, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 226 8677
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit
The tranquil al fresco atmosphere at Azul is enhanced by mouthwatering world cuisines, including Chinese, Japanese, Mexican and Italian specialties. Relax at a table overlooking the white sand beach and blue bay, and enjoy fresh seafood, sushi, sandwiches, salads, and mouthwatering fare from our grill. Savor the sunset while indulging in prime cuts of beef and seafood grilled on the parrilla at this seaside Puerto Vallarta restaurant. Reservations are not required. Azul serves creative international cuisine overlooking Banderas Bay. Inspired by the coastal flavors of Mexico and global cookery, the menu features local seafood, grilled meats, and Italian, Mexican, and Asian fare. Soak up ocean views while you enjoy sushi, steak fajitas, artisan pizzas and the stuffed freshwater crab with tomato-chili sauce.
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