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Red Cabbage Cafe

Calle Rivera del Rio 204 a, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
+52 322 223 0411
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“peanut soup” (43 reviews)
“mole” (69 reviews)
“mexican plate” (19 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Rivera del Rio 204 a, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The moles here are delicious and special. Service is excellent. Peanut soup is delicious. A friend recommended this place and without Google Maps we would have never found it. So worth the trip. One of the two best meals in the area. No a/c so...More

Thank Brastedphd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a hidden gem. I put it on my list to try here and I asked a local bartender where the best mole is and he said Red Cabbage. Sold! This place is simply wonderful. It is tucked away along the river as...More

Thank bhtpa
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Full disclosure this place is off the beaten path. Feels a little scretchy when you pull up but this is a classic example of not judging a book by its cover! Hands down the best Mexican food I have ever experienced. The restaurant itself it...More

Thank ruizmichele
Reviewed April 13, 2018

Red Cabbage is a bit out of the way, but worth the effort to find. Delicious food, very attentive and friendly service. Cuco, the manager, is the perfect host. He takes pride in every dish and can answer any question you might have. The mole...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed April 11, 2018

My parents and I wandered through Puerto Vallarta on foot through the afternoon and finally decided to amble towards food we could not seem to find anyone who knew where the Red Cabbage was. We did a Rock, Paper Scissors to see if we would...More

Thank ajlgreenwood
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

I have reviewed this, out of the restaurant , many times over the years . Happy to report it is still my favorite. It is not a typical nachos, tacos, chips place to go. However, I would not miss it for the world. It’s nice...More

Thank N8PWC
Reviewed March 21, 2018

We have been coming to PV for 6 years and never heard of this wonderful hidden spot. What can I say but everything our party of 8 had was fabulous. It was so good that we came back a second time a couple of weeks...More

Thank mrbillsboat
Reviewed March 21, 2018

A very interesting artistic decor that adds to the experience . Take your time read the menu and jump right in as there will be stuff you probably not seen before . The spinach salad was incredibly tasty with a most unusual presentation , the...More

Thank david d
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

This is on of our favorite places to have a really nice dinner. Coco and his team really have a quaint place, SUPERIOR food and service to match! Out favorite menu items are the guacamole, peanut soup, black bean soup and the Chili’s en godada....More

1  Thank Chip M
Reviewed March 14, 2018

We had read about this restaurant before heading to PV and then after arriving happened to have two different parties telling us we needed to check this one out. It's always fun when you've had a good recommendation from someone else and so the next...More

Thank otgra
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November 19, 2017|
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Response from lovetodineFlorida | Reviewed this property |
Very reasonable compared to Canada or US, but a bit high for locals.
February 9, 2017|
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Response from Laurel T | Reviewed this property |
You need a reservation if you have a group of more than four. Otherwise, not really.
January 9, 2017|
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Response from aademo96 | Reviewed this property |
They are closed on Sundays - I was going to include the website but this website won't let me!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
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 Rivera del Rio 204 a, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Puerto Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 223 0411
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