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Restaurante Las Carmelitas

Canimo a la Aguacatera Km 1.2 | Arriba Del Tunel Grande Abrimos Todos Los Dias De La 1:pm. A Las 11:p.m., Puerto Vallarta 48353, Mexico
+52 322 293 3112
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
“filet” (2 reviews)
“caesar salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.All hours
Mexican, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Canimo a la Aguacatera Km 1.2 | Arriba Del Tunel Grande Abrimos Todos Los Dias De La 1:pm. A Las 11:p.m., Puerto Vallarta 48353, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went at approx 3pm by taxi. Arrange your driver to come back for you, if you don’t know the area, it is up a steep mountain & taxis will not be there waiting. We were the only ones there the entire time. Given they...More

Thank TravellingIsAMust4Us
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is for people that are not afraid to explore and that have time to stay awhile. We were with 16 people and we thought we were going to another restaurant in the mountains for dinner that one of the other couples had eaten...More

Thank R9564JBedc
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have lived here 14 years and have watched this restaurant slowly develop. Now they finally have opened the highest huge structure. The road has been improved but still needs more work but all vehicles can go up and up and up. The whole bay...More

Thank Dennis J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Off and on for 10 years we have gone to Las carmelitas. Since they moved to the new building they have not been the same. We went this year and it was a complete disaster. 8 or 9 tables arrived for the sunset. The staff...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 14 January 2018

I had been to this restaurant years ago. The new facility is on top of the mountain and not the one pictured in Trip Advisor. There were nine tables occupied. Our group had nine people. There was one waiter, one boy bartending who could not...More

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

If you have never been, it is worth the trek up. Make sure you have a good cooling system, transmission and brakes. In the vehicle you choose. 200 peso entry fee that goes to maintenance of the road but if you spend money at the...More

1  Thank Aislandhopper
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We have read reviews over the past 10 years, always wanted to go but reviews stopped us. Well for an anniversary we decided to go for the adventure good or bad. First off the road, second arrive to a cat and dog beside our table,...More

1  Thank Laura G
Reviewed 9 November 2017

200 peso cover charge at the entrance but applicable to the restaurant or refunded they say. It's for the road maintenance. Don't try it without a good vehicle with good breaks and cooling system. The main building seems to not be finished or accessible. Real...More

Thank Aislandhopper
Reviewed 8 November 2017

17 of us traveled up to Carmelita's for a wonderful dinner. When you put 17 people in one vehicle it's always an adventure. Carmelita's is truly an authentic Mexican kitchen. Much of our food was prepared over a wood fire. Great drinks too. The view...More

Thank Sherry H
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The views alone make it worth the trip. The food was delicious. Drinks were great. The service was hit and miss but overall it was an awesome experience and we will be sure to take back friends and family.

Thank Rob C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canimo a la Aguacatera Km 1.2 | Arriba Del Tunel Grande Abrimos Todos Los Dias De La 1:pm. A Las 11:p.m., Puerto Vallarta 48353, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 293 3112
  • E-mail
Restaurant las Carmelitas de Puerto Vallarta is located in the heart of the mountain of puerto vallarta at 490mts above sea level, With a warm family atmosphere of living nature with a central papala and three terraces being the mother of the views. And with our authentic touch of ranch cuisine.
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