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Calle Aquiles Serdan 518, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 222 5785
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“corn cakes” (76 reviews)
“brie” (29 reviews)
“garbage salad” (13 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Aquiles Serdan 518, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Just happen upon this little gem of a restaurant. Beautiful decor, Enrique couldn't have been more welcoming. The Corn cakes are excellent as were all 4 of our meals (Tuna steak, Pork Medalons, Shrimp, Torilla Soup) everything was great. We were made to feel they...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We hadn't been here in a couple of years but we remembered it fondly so decided to return. It's a small but pleasant location in a quiet part of Old Town and is easy to find and walk to. The friendliness and good service were...More

Thank Chukrok
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Lovely place, nice meal and a warm and friendly greeting by Enrique. Complementary appetizers and desert...we all enjoyed our food...just don't be in a hurry...this is a place that you take your time...

Thank Patpv
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Want to feel special? Come here. Encanto is several blocks from the beach and touristy restaurants. Take a taxi if you're not sure of where it is or if the street is too dark for you. It is located in an area of the Romantic...More

Thank BeastiePV
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Amazing service - wonderful food in a beautiful setting in a house in old town of PV.... take the address and give it to a taxi as it is a bit of a walk inland from the Malecon. Not at all tourists!!!!!

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Encanto is a small neighborhood restaurant that is a bit off the 'beaten path' but it's well worth finding. The food and service were absolutely wonderful. Dorado (Mahi Mahi) can be found at almost every restaurant, but Encanto cooked it perfectly. Our meals were simple...More

Thank AJKMissionViejo_CA
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This restaurant maybe off the normal tourist track but its well worth a visit, and is totally authentic Mexican, from the decor, atmosphere, and the food. We did arrive off season and early and were alone in the restaurant and the service was slow but...More

Thank richardderothschild
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The food and Enrique were both Devine ! I live in this adorable neighborhood and had passed the restaurant a few times. Enrique always has a smile and a joke for you. I stopped in lastnight for dinner I have a summer cold so I...More

Thank Kari A
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Another wonderful meal! Small place feels far away from the loud tourist area but really only about 3 blocks from the northbound bridge, Easy walk. Home- like setting. We had delicious fresh fruit margaritas, coconut shrimp and seafood chile relleno. Ive been here several times...More

Thank TheArTraveler
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This off the beaten path, small but very nice restaurant has the best food I've eaten in Puerto Vallarta in the 30 years I have been coming here. My favorites are the coconut shrimp and the corn cakes. The ownet is wonderful and the service...More

Thank amyP9073IP
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1 February 2018|
Response from Rosemarie H | Reviewed this property |
No, they only take cash
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Aquiles Serdan 518, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 222 5785
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