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El Dinamita

Paseo Cocoteros, lote 8 villa 8 | next to Fajita Republic, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
+52 322 297 7694
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (58 reviews)
“rice” (45 reviews)
“lava bowl” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Latin, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Paseo Cocoteros, lote 8 villa 8 | next to Fajita Republic, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there last night with a party of 8. They were extremely accommodating and the head waiter Alex was very attuned to food allergies. The margaritas were made with real lime juice and were excellent. They are about double the strength of a regular Margarita...More

Thank Ryan P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a reservation in person this afternoon as we were close to the restaurant. We arrived 5 minutes ahead of time. We were not served until many of the tables who arrived after us. We ordered the all you can eat fish and chips...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have a Friday fish special which we hit. The fish, while a soft textured fish was really tasty and the tartar sauce is really good. My wife had the foil fish one Friday and the beef kabobs another and really liked both. My only...More

Thank Dale S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came with friends that recommend this restaurant ... we started with the tuna poke , ahi tuna , excellent ... the lava pot , whole fish and the main courses were very good ... great service right behind Fajita Republic ...

Thank aames2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Dinamita, owned by Fajita Rebulic. The waiter will ask if you have any allergies. He wants to know what you like and don't like. He will bring his selections to the table. Of four selections for yourself, you may not like one....More

Thank kathwalsh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The host Alex speaks perfect English. There are many choices - all good. I have a gluten allergy and they were accommodating. The portions are filling. In the month we stayed in this area we went back three times. Can't wait to go back next...More

Thank ellieclark2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first time here in two years was really looking forward to a special meal. I ordered the trifoil White fish which sounded very good on the menu. This was extremely bland and over cooked there were six of dining, we made reservations...More

Thank zzzooom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden in plain sight is El Dinamita right in front of Fajita Republic. This over looked gem has great service, great food and a quaint atmosphere good for a nice evening out. Our table managed to devour fish & chips, fish tacos and moljicalentes happily....More

Thank Notlegallyblonde
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Love the food. Lots of fish options and so fresh. We miss that they no longer offer to create dishes for you based on your personal preferences. We asked about it at the end of the meal and was told they don’t push it because...More

Thank Karen12350
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We had made a reservation for 4 people, but a couple had to cancel. When we arrived we explained and it was not a problem to get a table for 2. Service throughout the meal was attentive with our main waiter and several assistants. I...More

Thank Grancy06
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Colleen C
2 February 2018|
Response from Anita C | Reviewed this property |
The day has passed and I hope you enjoyed it. we made reservations for 5 and they have us their "best" table. But, no reservations are required.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paseo Cocoteros, lote 8 villa 8 | next to Fajita Republic, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Nayarit  >  Riviera Nayarit  >  Nuevo Vallarta
  • Phone Number: +52 322 297 7694
Marisqueria al fresco, owned by the same people who own Fajita Republic on the same lot
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