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Los Arbolitos Restaurant

Camino de la Rivera | 184 Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
+52 322 223 1050
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mexican plate” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (11 reviews)
“tortilla soup” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, International, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Camino de la Rivera | 184 Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed 14 February 2013

We have been eating here since our first trip to Vallarta over twenty years ago. It was family owned and run. We came to know them all and looked forward to our annual meal there, it became our place for Valentines Day dinner. We were...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 8 February 2013

The restaurant is located near the intersection of Calle Lazaro Cardenas and Calle La Rivera. If you walk up Calle Lazara Cardenas, just turn to your right before you cross the river bridge. The Restaurant does have different management and they are apparently still working...More

1  Thank SouthernTrvlr
Reviewed 5 February 2013

My girlfriend and I had dinner at this restaurant during our January visit to PV. We were a bit nervous during the cab ride, because it's a bit of a ride from the hotel zone, but got there without any problem. It was totally worth...More

1  Thank 5oclocksomewhere
Reviewed 4 February 2013

We had heard lots of good things about this restaurant over the years and were happy to hear they had recently reopened so we could finally try it. What we didn't realise is that there is a new owner now and the experience was not...More

1  Thank Perry S
Reviewed 3 February 2013

This was always a favourite of my families for years and was glad to hear back open this year. We tried last night and do believe they are trying however needs some work on the food and service. We can understand a great review if...More

Thank GP C
Reviewed 2 February 2013

I went to Los Arbolitos for dinner yesterday and had the best "Chimichanga"... I did not know what it was, only heard about it on "Two and a half men" but thought it was a good idea to give it a shot... Wow... the best...More

Thank Marisabridge60
Reviewed 1 February 2013

My husband and I ate here Jan. 28, 2013. The restaurant was VERY difficult to find and completely out of the way. When we finally found it, which was a miracle we did because we went on a wild goose chase for 2 hr just...More

2  Thank destiny_flynn
Reviewed 31 January 2013

First, there is no possible way short of fraud that this place deserves its current #4 in PV ranking. Food is average at best. Service insufficient due to understaffing. We had the camarones arbolitos - 6 medium cooked tableside in a garlic cream sauce and...More

Thank A_Michigan_Traveler
Reviewed 29 January 2013

I like nearly every place I go, so a less-than-positive review is unusual for me, but a campaign must have been organized - maybe by the restaurant - to move this place to the top of the TripAdvisor rankings, and that's not what you can...More

3  Thank salvage_team
Reviewed 23 January 2013

We returned to Los Arbolits, unaware that it had ever been closed....only to have, yet again a faboulous welcoming to restaurant and the best meal ever. All staff that we had the pleasure of meeting we very friendly, kind and accomadating to our requests. We...More

1  Thank fnar
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Response from Marisabridge60 | Reviewed this property |
Not by me Marisa Bridge, but I think its open by someone else!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$53
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino de la Rivera | 184 Col. Emiliano Zapata, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 223 1050
  • E-mail
We open every day from 1:00m pm to 11:00 pm that the kitchen closes and after that you can stay and enjoy your evening with great music and drinks until 12:00 pm.
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